BREAKING: Sen. Joe Manchin ‘we will not get the votes today’ — expanded background checks to fail in Senate

toomey and manchinSen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) told reporters on Wednesday that the compromise legislation he crafted with Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) to expand background checks for gun purchasers does not have enough votes to pass the Senate when it comes up for a vote.

Manchin told NBC News reporter Kelly O’Donnell that his amendment will fail in the Senate when it comes up for a vote:

Trending: Exposed: Maxine Waters Lives in Highly Segregated Wealthy Community, No Where Near Her Represented District



Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.