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Close the gun law loophole : FOR EL PASO, DAYTON, CHICAGO AND THE NATION

Aug 06, 2019 - Chicago Tribune

America's bloody weekend -- mass shootings in two cities -- either becomes another moment to sigh and shrug, or it becomes the reason Washington takes action to prevent the next massacre. Which will it be?

There is a direct, sensible path forward in Congress to keep guns out of the hands of some potentially dangerous people. In February, the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that would require a background check for all firearms purchases. The Republican-led...