Republicans control the U.S. House of Representatives.
“If they posted it, it would pass,” said Pallone. Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump supports a no-fly list gun sales ban. But Republican leaders won’t post it because they know it would pass, the congressman added.
Running against the Democratic incumbent, Republican challenger Brent Sonnek-Schmelz (pictured below) slapped at Pallone and the body as a whole.
“We need to get guns out of the hands of terrorists and criminals, while protecting the rights of law-abiding gun owners,” he said. “The do-nothing Congress that Frank Pallone has been a part of for twenty-eight years should start getting serious about the threat of radical Islamic terrorism and protect the American people instead of pointing fingers at each other and getting nothing done.”