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Congressional Democrats vow to prioritize gun legislation

Clip: 09/10/2019 | 3m 24s

As they return to Washington from their summer break, congressional Democrats want to make new gun safety legislation one of their top priorities. The House has already passed a law expanding background checks to private gun sales, but the GOP-led Senate has never voted on it. In the aftermath of three deadly August mass shootings, will the outcome be different now? Lisa Desjardins reports.

Aired: 09/10/19

Rating: NR

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