Deadly gunfire erupted in Washington DC at a Juneteenth festival. Nine people were shot in New York, one of them fatally, in Harlem at a gathering. All of this happening as a bipartisan group of senators continue working on the final text of the bill on gun reform on Capitol Hill.
By Alan Fram (AP)
Senate bargainers reached agreement Tuesday on a bipartisan gun violence bill, potentially teeing up final passage by week’s end on an incremental but landmark package that would stand as Congress’ response to mass shootings in Texas and New York that shook the nation.