More than 90% of Americans want universal background checks. Our bill passed with bipartisan support in the House. Why won't the Senate touch it? Here's one big reason.
NEW: NRA spent $1.6 million lobbying against background check expansion laws in months leading up to latest mass shootings. The Trump campaign told surrogates today to focus on the president supporting background checks and him calling out white supremacy.
Why do so many Republicans oppose universal background checks and refuse to even bring it up for a vote in the Senate when over 90 percent of Americans are in support? HINT: The NRA spent $1.6 million in 2019 lobbying against those bills.