Rep. Bill Keating Calls For Action From House Leadership After Florida Shooting

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Rep. Bill Keating, D-Mass., speaks to a reporter on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Washington. (Andrew Harnik/AP)
Rep. Bill Keating, D-Mass.,(Andrew Harnik/AP)

Congressman Bill Keating tells us what legislation he would support after the Florida school shooting, and what the FBI has and hasn't learned after the Boston Marathon bombing.

"There are bipartisan pieces of legislation that are there have been sitting there that would get the support of the majority but we don't know because they're not allowed to be put on the floor for a vote," says Keating.


Bill Keating, representative for the 9th District of Massachusetts and senior member on both the House Foreign Affairs and Homeland Security committees. He tweets @usrepkeating.

This segment aired on February 22, 2018.


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