Landmark gun bill draws enough votes to pass U.S. House
The first significant gun-safety bill in decades garnered enough votes for passage in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday, weeks after mass shootings in Texas and New York that killed more than 30 people, including 19 children.
U.S. House moves toward sending gun violence compromise to Biden
A modest but wide-ranging gun violence measure moved within an eyelash of U.S. House approval Friday, a vote that would send the measure to President Joe Biden and illustrate progress on the long-intractable issue and a deep-seated partisan divide that persists.
House Passes 1st Major Federal Gun Safety Legislation In Decades, Bill Will Go To Biden For Signature
(CNN) — The House passed a bipartisan bill on Friday to address gun violence that amounts to the first major federal gun safety legislation in decades.The final tally was 234 to 193 with 14 Republicans voting with Democrats to approve the measure.Now that the House has passed the bill, it will go to President Joe Biden to be signed into law, marking a significant bipartisan breakthrough on one of the most contentious policy issues in Washington.…
House sends Biden historic gun control bill with help from Republicans
House lawmakers gave final approval on Friday to the first the nation’s first new gun laws in nearly 30 years, sending a huge victory for Democrats to President Biden’s desk with the help of Republicans.