PBS NewsHour

Could El Paso and Dayton drive congressional action on guns?

Clip: 08/06/2019 | 3m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton have pushed gun safety back into the forefront of national politics. On Capitol Hill, how are lawmakers responding? Lisa Desjardins joins Judy Woodruff to discuss an unusual move from Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, the current landscape of proposed gun legislation and whether there is a realistic chance for any expansion of background checks to pass.

Aired: 08/06/19

Rating: NR

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