Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Gun Wing-nuts Win Day

Despite the best efforts of Senators Toomey (R-PA) and Manchin (D-WV), a compromise bill representing a sliver of common sense was denied an up-down vote on the Senate floor.

This bill represented an effort to require background checks for gun show and internet gun sales. Some public polls show 90% of the public supporting this type of regulation.