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Manchin Doesn’t Support House-passed Background Check Bill

He says the bill is too restrictive

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) told reporters Tuesday that he opposes the House legislation on background checks.

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell reiterated Tuesday that his party has “deep philosophical differences” with Democrats over possible legislative solutions to gun violence.

McConnell says he also is opposed to two bills passed by the house earlier this month, including one mandating universal background checks.

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