Ayotte: ‘I’m Willing To Listen’ To Background Check Proposals | Talking Points Memo

Stressing that addressing mental health was the best way to counteract gun violence, Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) on Sunday did not entirely rule out reforms to laws governing background checks for gun purchases, though she suggested such reforms are unlikely to prevent mass shootings like the one in Newtown, Conn.

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