Senate Gun Control Votes Expected After Orlando Mass-Shooting

June 20, 2016 06:45 AM
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One week after the deadly mass-shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, the U.S. Senate is expected to vote on a series of proposals to block gun sales to terror suspects and expand screening of people buying firearms in the United States. VOA's Michael Bowman reports, it is not clear that any gun control measure can pass Congress, where majority Republicans say Islamic State-inspired domestic terrorism is to blame for the slaughter in Orlando.