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President Trump and @senatemajldr ’s inaction has created a destructive cycle of gun violence across our country. This is unacceptable. Democrats will continue to call for a vote on universal background checks legislation to put an end to this senseless, deadly cycle.
So often, I find myself asking what the Republicans in Congress would be saying if @BarackObama had even remotely done the things that this president does on a daily basis. I think I know the answer and suspect they do, too.
How many more Americans will be shot at movie theaters, schools, concerts, festivals, bars, or stores before Mitch McConnell finally has the courage to allow a vote on background checks?
93% of Americans support universal background checks. More than 145 CEOs support universal background checks. More than 200 mayors support universal background checks. And what about you, @senatemajldr Mitch McConnell?
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