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Cornyn and Murphy to meet virtually to attempt “basic framework” for gun control proposals
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Cornyn and Murphy to meet virtually to attempt “basic framework” for gun control proposals

One Republican senator and one Democratic senator are hoping they can find some common ground on gun reforms that will garner enough Republican support to pass the 60-vote threshold in the Senate in the wake of the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, that left 19 children and two adults dead. Republican Senator John Cornyn and Democratic Senator Chris Murphy will meet virtually on Tuesday to "see if we can agree on a basic framework" about how to go forward on gun legislation proposals, according to an aide to Cornyn. An aide to Murphy confirmed the senator "is participating in tomorrow's meeting and will be holding meetings throughout the week." Their offices are not specifying if other members will join this bipartisan attempt at considering areas of agreement on gun reforms. The W...