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Fox News Video: Senators Urge Backround Checks For Gun Shows, Internet Sales Ahead Of Key Test Vote

Fox News Video: Senators Urge Backround Checks For Gun Shows, Internet Sales Ahead Of Key Test Vote

Published April 10, 2013 | FoxNews.com

Two prominent senators announced a proposed compromise on the thorny issue of gun background checks, urging mandatory checks for gun-show and Internet sales while exempting certain private transactions -- ahead of a key test vote Thursday.

The proposal Wednesday from Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., who had been meeting for days on the issue, was pitched as a bipartisan compromise and one aimed at easing opposition to firearms legislation as it heads to the Senate floor.

"This amendment is a genuine compromise," Toomey said.

"This is common sense. This is gun sense," Manchin added.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/04/10/senators-to-unvei...



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