McConnell on Calls for Gun Control: ‘Premature to Be Discussing Legislative Solutions’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said this afternoon that it’s “premature to be discussing legislative solutions” on the question of gun control after the horrific Las Vegas shooting.

Many Democratic senators have been calling for Congress to seriously address gun control:

McConnell told reporters today that it’s “particularly inappropriate to politicize” this issue so soon, especially with the investigation in Las Vegas still underway.

Watch above, via MSNBC.

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