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Gun Background Checks
4/11/2013
 
 
 

The gun fight continues. After weeks of wrangling and inaction the US Senate voted to begin debating a bill that requires more background checks for purchases.  Senator Pat Toomey who introduced the bill Wednesday called it a common sense approach.  Sixty Senators needed to approve moving discussions forward.  Sixty-eight voted yes and sixteen of them Republicans.  The bill requires background checks on sales at gun shows and online.

  
 
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