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Senators Discuss Changing Background Checks Bill Senators backing gun control are discussing ways to revise the defeated Senate background check bill to help win the votes they need to resuscitate the measure.
Manchin: NRA Scorecard Killed Gun Control BillThe Democratic sponsor of the defeated gun-control plan says it would have passed easily, if not for the National Rifle Association.
Senate Background Check Debate Starts Next Week The first hurdle cleared with deceptive ease, the Senate turns to the heart of the battle over curbing gun violence next week when it considers a proposal to expand required federal background checks to gun shows and online firearms sales.