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It was symbolic, but symbolism matters.
Campaign finance data show that gun rights groups have more monetary influence than gun control groups.
Shooting prompts new proposals, but action seems unlikely.
The shooting in Arizona prompted leaders to postpone all major votes.
The new law will give $4.3 billion to help ailing 9/11 responders and volunteers.
This is already a national security threat, but when does it become a new form of terrorism?
The Senate minority leader backed similar legislation for sick nuclear workers in his state, Kentucky.
The president has called every new Republican senator-elect and most of the GOP House members.
Paul Ryan will head the House Committee on the Budget.
The bill would give money to help people with 9/11-linked illnesses and their families.