Senate sets aside gun bill, for now

WASHINGTON — The Senate formally shelved further consideration of gun legislation Thursday even as supporters of a plan to expand background-check requirements vowed to keep pushing the issue. Read more from the original source…

Pro-Obama group will go after Democrats on guns

WASHINGTON — The nonprofit advocacy group backing President Obama’s second-term agenda plans to mobilize constituents against the U.S. senators who on Wednesday helped defeat a measure to expand background checks – including four members of the president’s own party. Read more from the original source…