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Democrats vow action on gun control after California massacre

8 monthes ago   |   By KOAT

Democrats are promising congressional action on gun control in the wake of several mass shootings.
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Democrats vow action on gun control after Calif. shooting

Democrats vow action on gun control after Calif. shooting

8 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Newly ascendant Democrats are promising congressional action on gun control amid a rash of mass shootings, including a late-night assault at a California bar that killed 12 people.
Measures including expanded background checks and a ban on assault-style weapons are likely to reach the House floor when Democrats retake control after eight years of Republican rule.
"The American people deserve real action to end the daily epidemic of gun violence that is stealing the lives of our children on campuses, in places of worship and on our streets," said Rep. Nancy Pelosi of...
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