An Up or Down on Gun Control and Immigration Reform May Be on the Way

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Inside the dome of the U.S. Capitol Building, Washington, D.C. (O Palsson/flickr)

Congress is being tested today, and it looks as though lawmakers have studied up on actually taking votes in the House and Senate. With procedural wrangling out of the way, will there actually be up or down votes on gun control legislation and immigration reform?

Here's a clue: Yesterday, a number of Republicans publicly announced that they would not filibuster the first major gun control legislation to hit the Senate floor since 1993.

Takeaway Washington correspondent Todd Zwillich explains.


Todd Zwillich

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