via Republican lawmakers in tight races now embrace gun control measures – AOL News

WASHINGTON March 7 (Reuters) – A majority of Republican lawmakers in the tightest congressional races are changing their message on guns, expressing new support for restrictions after last month’s high school shooting in Florida, according to a Reuters review of the candidates’ public statements.

Eleven Republican incumbents face elections in 2018 widely seen as toss-ups or leaning against the current office holder. So far, six of them have publicly embraced new gun control measures in the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting in Parkland, Reuters found.

via Republican lawmakers in tight races now embrace gun control measures – AOL News

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