Senate Votes Down Stricter Gun Control Measures – Uncle Sam’s Misguided Children unclesamsmisguidedchildren.com · by Faye Higbee 164 SHARES Facebook Senate Votes Down Stricter Gun Control Measures Sen Chris Murphy’s 15 hour filibuster caused GOP Senators to capitulate on a gun control vote, but today,the Senate rejected both GOP and Democrat ideas on the subject. Four separate gun control proposals went down to defeat in votes largely along party lines. So much for knee-jerk political reactions. According to CNN, A Republican proposal to delay gun sales to individuals included on a government terror watch list failed in a mostly party-line vote of 53-47. The measure was sponsored by Texas GOP Sen. John Cornyn. The bill would allow a judge to permanently block a purchase if the court determined probable cause that the individual is involved in terrorist activity.
Rather than agree to the incremental gun control measures Republicans proposed, the Democrats chose to pass no gun control legislation at all. At some point after loudly demanding legislation for more than a week, Senate Democrats decided it would be better for their reelection prospects that no gun control bills pass the Senate during the election season. Their decision was hypocritical, unprincipled, and pure politics.
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