Did you know that House Republicans have voted 13 times to block consideration of the bipartisan ‘No Fly, No Buy’ legislation? The House Republicans has adjourned until July with no consensus on gun control legislation.
Congressman Scott and Miss Community Clovia talked about what is next. Scott said “no more business as usual” on gun control legislation. Play audio here.
The Orlando shooting last week, the deadliest mass shooting in American history has put Congress on the spot. Congressman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott (VA-03), a vice chair of the House Democratic Caucus’ Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, yesterday joined House Democrats’ sit-in on the House Floor to demand that Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Republicans allow a vote on bipartisan legislation to address gun violence.
The two bills includes the bipartisan King-Thompson legislation to expand and strengthen our background checks system; the bipartisan ‘No Fly, No Buy’ bill to keep guns out of the hands of suspected terrorists.
US Rep Scott On House Sit-in “No More Business As Usual” [VIDEO] was originally published on kissrichmond.com