House Speaker Paul Ryan stands at the podium as he brings the House into session
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Democrats stage gun law protest in House of Representatives

Democrats in the US Congress have staged a protest in the House of Representatives.

In an attempt to force a vote on gun control laws, nearly 100 members refused to leave the floor of the chamber. The latest debate on legislation governing the ownership of firearms comes after the shootings at a gay nightclub in Florida.

  • 23 Jun 2016
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