U.S. Senate moves forward on gun safety legislation

By: - June 22, 2022 2:31 pm
Flowers and plush toys at a memorial to mass shooting victims in Texas

The push for federal gun legislation comes after mass shootings in Texas, where 19 children and two teachers were murdered, and in Buffalo, New York, where a white supremacist killed 10 Black people in a grocery store. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.