Frustrated Democrats call for GOP help on federal gun laws after mass school shooting

Gun rights groups, such as the NRA and Gun Owners of America, spent record of nearly $16 million in lobbying in 2021, campaign finance records show

By: - May 25, 2022 3:23 pm
Robb Elementary School sign

A law enforcement officer walks away from the Robb Elementary School sign on May 25, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. According to reports, during the mass shooting, 19 students and 2 adults were killed, with the gunman fatally shot by law enforcement. (Brandon Bell/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.