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BREAKING: Senate Kills Major Gun Legislation

MosbysRaider Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 10:01 AM
As usual, John McCain voted YES on the Toomey/Manchin Bill, joining his lobster-eating partners across the aisle.
spartacus3344 Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 10:03 AM
gatorbait Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 10:07 AM
Thats why i didnt vote for MCSHAME when he ran for election,,He might have beeen a War hero but he has lost his way lately,,seerms age is catchin up with him

Much of the drama has already dissipated; most of these amendments will fail.  The Toomey/Manchin bipartisan compromise appears to be dead in the water, with Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) pounding home the final legislative nails earlier today. USA Today has a useful primer on what to expect this afternoon and evening, including the items liberals will be watching most carefully:
 

- The Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act (Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and three co-sponsors): The compromise background check provision expands background checks to gun shows and...

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