Bipartisan U.S. Senate deal on gun control met with praise from Biden, Democrats

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said in statement that he will schedule vote for the bill as quickly as possible

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Uvalde Families Grieve For Loved Ones Killed In School Mass Shooting

Flowers, plush toys and wooden crosses are placed at a memorial on June 3, 2022, dedicated to the victims of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. A total of 19 students and two teachers were killed on May 24 after an 18-year-old gunman opened fire inside the school. (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.

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