Amy Schumer Teams Up With Sen. Chuck Schumer on Gun Control

The comedian called for lawmakers to vote on a gun control bill following the fatal shooting at a Louisiana movie theater showing her movie, "Trainwreck."
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On Thursday July 23 man sat down for my movie train wreck and I don't know why he picked banging me. But we all know what happened that night and that he needed 'cause the amazing people. Of Lafayette. It's something that I live with every day. And I vowed to never forget the two lives were tragically lost sensibly lost them eight billion Johnson. Who was 33 Emmys Phibro was just two Moneyline. Here's all. These women are forever in my heart. And since the less and check and I teamed up. There's been about a hundred more shootings I hear rain had to tell the American people that they do have a voice on the issue of gun violence. And now's the time to use it. With the leadership of talk in the members of the senate they've got that a bold plan. To address gun violence. It's not only bold but it's achievable. Its common sense and it will save lives. Check explained it but I'll make it even simpler. If you're a violent criminal. A domestic violence offender or severely mentally ill you will not be able to purchase the gun and I'm gonna say that again. Because I know this week I guess say. They that I that you want to take way people's guns I'm saying it very violent criminal. But didn't mess to violence offender. Were severely mentally ill. You will not be able to her ex ago. The days of getting done and the Internet with a few. Strokes and keep work will be no more. And the ease by which gun traffickers obtaining weapons will no longer be easy. The bottom line this plan helps fix our background checks. And gives the advantage back to law enforcement. It's time for congress to do something I'm gun violence.

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