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Gun control, immigration and
budget talks: Is there
a thaw in Washington?

Washington Post, by Karen Tumulty and Paul Kane

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 4/10/2013 10:38:04 PM

For the first time in a while, members of the two parties — at least some of them — appear to be talking about getting things done, even without the deadline of a manufactured crisis looming. With Sens. Joe Manchin III (D-W.Va.) and Patrick J. Toomey (R-Pa.) reaching a deal to expand background checks on firearms purchases , the way appears to have been cleared for the Senate to start debate on gun-control legislation. Although their provision is not as far-reaching as what President Obama proposed after the Newtown massacre in December, he praised it as “common sense.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mws50, 4/11/2013 3:43:10 AM     (No. 9269826)

Try to get your socialistic gun control fantasy past Senator Cruz.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: nonsense, 4/11/2013 8:41:32 AM     (No. 9270119)

What´s the big hurry? Is an impending economic collapse coming much more quickly than originally thought?

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