Senate Votes On Proposed Gun Legislation That Expands Background Checks

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Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords leaves the Capitol after a vote... News PhotoFormer,Gabrielle Giffords,Government,Horizontal,Politics,USA,Waist Up,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 17: Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) (L) leaves the Capitol after a vote on the Senate floor April 17, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The Senate rejected a proposal by Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Pat Toomey (R-PA) to expand background checks on firearms purchases and to close the so-called gun-show loophole. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)