BIDEN: Senate Gun Votes Are 'The Beginning' of Push To End Gun ViolenceSubmitted by emalvini on Wed, 03/27/2013 - 23:36
BIDEN: Senate Gun Votes Are 'The Beginning' of Push To End Gun Violence
By Arlette Saenz
Mar 27, 2013 5:35pm
Vice President Joe Biden told gun control supporters Wednesday that the upcoming votes on gun legislation in the Senate are only “the beginning” in the country’s push toward alleviating gun violence.
“That doesn’t mean this is the end of the process. This is the beginning of the process,” Biden said in a conference call hosted by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s group Mayors Against Illegal Guns. “The American people are way ahead of their political leaders, and we, the president and I, intend, and the mayors intend, to stay current with the American people.”