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BREAKING: Senate Kills Major Gun Legislation

Phall44 Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 8:16 AM
Dear Mr. President, While you are mad at perverted Senate bill being defeated I am LIVID over you allowing the preventable deaths of Americans in Benghazi. You have no moral compass and seem to prioritize your efforts from the bottom up.

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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