Senate passes gun control bill
9 days ago - By RT
The US House of Representatives is expected to follow with similar legislation
The US Senate has passed legislation that would empower the government to require stricter background checks for firearms buyers, among other provisions, as public debate over gun control heats up in the wake of recent mass shootings.
The ‘Bipartisan Safer Communities Act' passed the Senate in a 65-33 vote late on Thursday, with 15 Republicans joining all 50 Democrats in the upper chamber to support the bill.
“This bipartisan legislation will help protect Americans. Kids in schools and communities will be safer...
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Senate easily passes bipartisan gun control bill, sending it to the House
9 days ago - By New York Post
The US Senate approved a bipartisan gun control bill Thursday night, the most comprehensive piece of gun reform legislation passed by federal lawmakers in nearly three decades.
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Senate passes gun control bill and sends it to the House
9 days ago - By NPR
The first major gun legislation in nearly three decades would incentivize states to pass red flag laws and expand background checks for 18- to 21-year-olds, among other measures. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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