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April 17, 2013

Senate plans gun background check vote today

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He also emphasized the help gun control advocates have received from families of victims of Newtown and other mass shootings who have spent many recent days visiting senators.

“The more the families who were here again have a chance to talk to people, the better we do. So if it’s possible I’d like to get a little more time,” Schumer said.

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Associated Press writers Stephen Ohlemacher, Henry Jackson and Jim Abrams contributed to this report.

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