Why? Why won’t the Senate take any steps to reduce gun violence? Why won’t the Senate even allow a vote on background checks—a bill that passed the House, with bipartisan support, more than 100 days ago?
Ask Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
No, really, ask him: Sign our petition to demand that Mitch McConnell allow a vote on background checks.
Universal background checks carry almost universal support among the American public. But if the weight of public opinion (and common sense) won’t move McConnell, here’s something that might: losing the majority.