Gun Control Legislation
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Thu April 25, 2013

Pryor Defends Vote After Criticism from Gun Control Groups, Arkansan with Sandy Hook Ties

Senator Mark Pryor of Arkansas
Senator Mark Pryor of Arkansas
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U.S. Senator Mark Pryor of Arkansas is defending his vote last week on gun legislation.

He was one of four Democrats in the Senate who opposed a measure expanding background checks.

KUAR’s Karen Tricot Steward explains some of the criticisms that are now coming Pryor’s way, and how Pryor explains his reasoning behind the vote.