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US Senate Blocks Obama Gun Background Checks Rule


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Ray
- 70 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An Obama-era regulation that tightened gun checks on mentally-ill buyers has been blocked by the US Senate and could be signed into law by the White House.



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Evelyn B (62)
Wednesday February 15, 2017, 12:12 pm
Inevitable :>(
NRA rules with this administration.
And the Trump family are enthusiastic gun owners/ hunters
 

Animae C (518)
Wednesday February 15, 2017, 12:25 pm
How foolish, but can't say i'm shocked, it was expected!
 

David C (242)
Wednesday February 15, 2017, 1:13 pm
Amazing how the party of life, is so much the party of fear.......
 

Kay M (49)
Wednesday February 15, 2017, 1:41 pm
Good afternoon and thank you for this article - which i read and noted- ARE ALL OF OUR SENATORS AND CONGRESSIONAL REPS JUST PLAIN NUTS-CRAZY- OFF THE DEEP END- BESIDES BEING PAID OFF BY THE N.R.A. TO GIVE GUNS TO SEVERELY- MENTALLY -DISABLED- INDIVIDUALS IS BEYOND BELIEF- IF THE PERSON CAN NKT REASON ENOUGH TO BE ABLE TO WRITE A CHECK-- CASH A CHECK --DRESS THEMSELVES --- HOW IN THE HELL SHOULD THEY BE GIVEN GUNS---OH MY GOD -THIS ORANGE TIC TAC MAN HIS ADMINISTRATION HIS CABINET- AND CONGRESS IS NOT DEALING WITH A FULL DECK THEMSELVES BE AFRAID AMERICA - BE VERY AFRAID- BUT NEVER STOP RESISTING -PERSISTING- DEMONSTRATING- MARCHING- PROTESTING- WRITING LETTERS- MAKING CALLS TO ALL OF THE OFFICES OF SENATORS AND CONGRESSIONAL REPS- LOCALLY AND NATIONALLY- IF SOME ONE HAS TO DIE BY THE HAND OF A MENTAL ILL PERSON WITH A GUN --LET IT BE ONE OF THESE COWARDS THAT PUT THIS LAW IN FORCE----OR A CHERISHED FAMILY MEMBER---THAN MAYBE THESE COWARDS WOULD UNDERSTAND WHAT THEY HAVE DONE----sincerely KAY M.
 
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