Earlier, the president met privately with victims of the Las Vegas shooting at a hospital Wednesday after he touched down in a city still reeling from the worst gun massacre in modern US history.
Reports following the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday prove that the tragic incident is the deadliest attack in the recent years.
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The program, instated in 1997, has been widely praised for extending access to health care for millions of needy children. If Congress doesn't reauthorize the program, millions of children could eventually lose their current health insurance.
Pixabay/SkitterphotoThe state of Nevada reportedly has a C- rating from The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence for its lenient gun control laws. Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords of Arizona, herself shot and badly wounded by a gunman, spoke out. "The nation is counting on you". The rule would have allowed the Social Security Administration to provide information to the gun background check system of people who have so severe a mental disability that they can't perform any kind of work and can't manage their own benefits.
Rep. Chris Collins of NY told reporters he didn't think there was "any support to bring it up". "We have lived through the heartbreaking unspeakable violence of that day just a few years ago when evil visited Newtown and caused the death of 26 handsome human beings, including 20 children". He gave the example of a measure that's now before the U.S. House that would make it easier to obtain gun silencers.
That's the same NRA that is helping to push the Orwellian-named "Hearing Protection Act" that would make silencers readily available again.
Why do we allow politicians to shush us on the gun debate?
When it did, NRA EVP Wayne LaPierre blamed violence in video games and suggested more guns would prevent such events. Sanders said "what we don't want to do is try to create laws that won't stop these types of things from happening".
"We're not going away", he declared.
"The political movement, which is growing stronger by the day around anti-gun violence, will get even stronger if this Republican Congress continues to do nothing mass shooting after mass shooting, the politics will catch up to our colleagues", said Murphy. His term in the Senate began shortly after the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting at an elementary school.
The complicated politics of guns was personified by West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat up for re-election next year in a state carried overwhelmingly by President Donald Trump. She said experts who analyzed it said you can hear 90 gunshots in just 10 seconds. He said, "We need more help locally" from Puerto Rican residents, including truck drivers. "Democrats are really seeking that sweeping reform", Hager said.
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Automakers sold 187,266 new vehicles in Canada in September, good for a 7.7 percent increase from the same month past year . The average Wall Street analyst rating for General Motors Company is Hold, according to the average of 13 analyst scores .
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