In the last month, House Democrats have banned “assault weapons” and codified abortion, contraception, gay marriage and interracial marriage into federal law. The only thing stopping them from pushing this through is Senate Republicans.
“The House on Friday passed a ban on assault weapons, 217-213, a largely symbolic step as the measure is all but certain to fail in the Senate.
Five Democrats voted against the bill, and two Republicans voted to support the ban. …”