Senate republicans block gun policy debate

By Farnoush Amiri and Lisa Mascaro (associated Press)
Updated May 27 2022 - 10:56am, first published 10:50am
US Senate Leader Chuck Schumer wanted a domestic terrorism bill to open debate on gun controls.

A first attempt by Democrats to respond to the back-to-back mass shootings in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas, has failed in the US Senate.