• Senate OKs landmark gun violence bill, House passage is next

    1 day ago - By The Morning Call

    The Senate easily approved a bipartisan gun violence bill Thursday that seemed unthinkable a month ago, setting up final approval of what will be Congress' most far-reaching response in decades to the nation's run of brutal mass shootings.
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  • Setting gridlock aside, Congress set to OK gun violence bill

    Setting gridlock aside, Congress set to OK gun violence bill

    1 day ago - By WGN TV

    WASHINGTON - A bipartisan gun violence bill that seemed unimaginable a month ago is on the verge of winning final congressional approval, a vote that will produce lawmakers' most sweeping answer in decades to brutal mass shootings that have come to shock yet not surprise Americans.
    The House was set to vote on the $13 billion package Friday, exactly one month after a gunman massacred 19 students and two teachers at a Uvalde, Texas, elementary school. Just days before that, a white man motivated by racism allegedly killed 10 Black grocery shoppers in Buffalo, New York.
    The two slaughters...
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