Analysis: What 2013 Manchin-Toomey Can Tell Us About 2018
In 2013 after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Sens. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) introduced legislation to expand background checks to those making purchases at gun shows and online. That bill failed.
This week, after the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, Toomey said he would reintroduce the bill. Does it have a chance to pass? To see how current senators voted in 2013 and for an analysis of how new senators might vote, become an AR Intel Insider.
THE AR INTEL WEEK AHEAD: 02-26-2018
Lawmakers return today to Washington after their President’s Day week-long recess. The House has revised its schedule for the week, with votes concluding Tuesday night so the late Rev. Billy Graham can lie in honor in the Capitol Rotunda Wednesday and Thursday. President Trump will travel to Charlotte, North Carolina to attend Rev. Graham’s funeral on Friday.
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