Provisions Strengthening Background Checks and School Security Included in Omnibus Legislation

Provisions that would help improve school security measures as well as ensure that required criminal and mental health records are submitted to the gun background check system were included in the Senate’s omnibus legislation on Wednesday.

Dem Challenger Pushing Gun Control Works at Law Firm That Lobbied Against Colorado’s New Measures

A Democrat running for the House in Colorado attacked his Republican opponent for taking money from the “gun lobby” despite being a partner at a law firm that has done significant legal and lobbying work on behalf of pro-gun interests, including opposing a bill that limited magazine capacity and another that expanded background checks.