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Jim Barksdale on Gun Control

 

 


Stop suspected terrorists from being able to buy guns

Jim Barksdale issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate failed to pass any firearm legislation, even in the wake the deadliest shooting in U.S. history in Orlando at a gay nightclub on June 12th:

"When partisans on both sides of the aisle cannot come together and pass legislation to stop suspected terrorists from being able to buy guns to kill Americans, we can safely say that Washington is broken. Common sense has left the Capitol."

Source: 2016 Georgia Senate campaign website Press Release , Jun 21, 2016

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