Locals Take Aim at Senate Vote to Reject Background Checks on Gun Buys

Obama FULL SPEECH. Senate Kills Background Checks Manchin Toomey Bill

Here are San Diego County comments during the first hours after the Senate voted 54-46 for a background-checks measure. It was a majority, but six votes shy of overcoming a filibuster to approve the gun control effort.

What are your thoughts on the issue, which has been in the forefront of the news since the Newtown elementary school massacre in December?

Tell us in the comments.