- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -
Schumer, McCain say gun control bills will return
Posted By admin On April 25, 2013 @ 11:10 am In Featured Stories,Tile,U.S. News | Comments Disabled
Daily Caller 
April 25, 2013
The Senate will try again to pass recently defeated gun control legislation, and will be aided by increasing activism from previously neutral voters, Sen. Chuck Schumer predicted today at a press conference.
“I think we will bring the bill back before the end of the year… lots of Senators who thought it was safe to vote against it [April 17] because of the intensity [of gun-rights supporters] are not so sure any more,” Schumer told reporters at an April breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor.
“I do agree with Chuck that I think the issue will come back,” said Sen. John McCain, who supported an amendment to expand background checks during an April 17 vote.
The amendment failed to get the needed 60 votes to overcome a filibuster, and failed 54 to 46.
Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com
URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/schumer-mccain-say-gun-control-bills-will-return.html
URLs in this post:
 Daily Caller: http://dailycaller.com/2013/04/25/schumer-mccain-say-gun-control-bills-will-return/
 McCain and Schumer Move to Force Americans to Use Biometric ID for Employment: http://www.prisonplanet.com/mccain-and-schumer-move-to-force-americans-to-use-biometric-id-for-employment.html
 SCHUMER: ‘ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION WILL BE A THING OF THE PAST’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/schumer-illegal-immigration-will-be-a-thing-of-the-past.html
 Schumer changes tune on stripping extremists of citizenship: http://www.prisonplanet.com/schumer-changes-tune-on-stripping-extremists-of-citizenship.html
 Sen. McCain Doesn’t Understand Effort to Protect 2nd Amendment: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sen-mccain-doesnt-understand-effort-to-protect-2nd-amendment.html
 Sen. Schumer: Universal background checks are ‘sweet spot’ for gun safety: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sen-schumer-universal-background-checks-are-%e2%80%98sweet-spot%e2%80%99-for-gun-safety.html
Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.