Schumer wants the money to go to FBI domestic terrorism investigations, Department of Homeland Security initiatives to counter violent extremism, and federal health agency research on gun violence, the source said.
Mitch McConnell, the Senate majority leader, has expressed to strengthening background check legislation and red flag laws in the wake of a pair of deadly shootings that killed least 22 people at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas and at least nine people outside of a bar in Dayton, Ohio. The House and Senate are both out of session for August recess. Democrats said that more than 250 mass shootings have occurred in the United States this year.
Rep. Don Beyer, D-Va., said McConnell hadn't moved gun curb legislation because "he's waiting for the outrage to die down, the headlines to change, the people to turn the page and think about something else".
The White House has threatened that Trump would veto that bill, which the Democratic-led House approved largely along party lines.
Media Landscape Shrinks as CBS and Viacom Merge
The breadth and depth of the combined company's reach across both traditional and new platforms - including 22% of U.S. Shari Redstone had been a big backer of re-combining the companies in the face of tough competition.
Stocks suffer from mounting worries over trade, global growth
Gold rose $8.70 to $1,505.30 per ounce, silver rose 14 cents to $17.04 per ounce and copper was unchanged at $2.58 per pound. The narrowing of the yield curve kept gains in check, as the recession signal emanating from the bond market grew louder.
"I am convinced that Mitch wants to do something", Trump told reporters as he prepared to depart New Jersey for an event in Pittsburgh.
A Senate version that would exempt from background checks all gun transfers, including sales between close family members, was also under consideration, the sources said.
"We know exactly why he isn't here".
Hoyer said the Democratic-run House Judiciary Committee will consider gun control legislation, though he stopped short of saying they would hold votes.
"Republicans and this administration need to put their money where their mouth is when it comes to addressing gun violence and stopping the rise of domestic terrorism, especially stemming from white supremacy", Schumer said in a statement to Politico, which first reported the request.
Avec les départs en fin de contrat de Franck Ribéry et Arjen Robben , le Bayern Munich est en quête de renfort au poste d'ailier. Avant de rejoindre l'Inter Milan , le joueur formé à Sochaux a évolué au Borussia Dortmund et au VfL Wolfsburg.
Ronan is the latest to take the lead of Jo March, also notably played by Katharine Hepburn in 1933 and Winona Ryder in 1994. Chalamet worked with Saoirse Ronan and Greta Gerwig in Lady Bird , so clearly the trio has good working chemistry.
USA lawmakers have demanded that the government hold responsible people who allegedly helped Epstein engage in sex trafficking. President Donald Trump talks to reporters at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.
The N.F.L.is keen to portray the Roc Nation deal as a way to bring more high-profile entertainers to its events. Commissioner Roger Goodell sees the partnership with Roc Nation as a significant step in several directions.
Jim Salisbury of NBCS Philadelphia hinted at a major coaching change coming to the Phillies after a 2-5 west coast trip. He worked as a scout, a minor-league hitting instructor and most recently an adviser to general manager Matt Klentak.
Post-retirement, Moody became the director of cricket in Worcestershire before becoming the Sri Lankan national coach in 2005. Former team manager Lalchand Rajput has also thrown his hat in the ring for the job of the Indian cricket team's head coach.
Fortnite Champ Bugha Swatted During Twitch Stream
Giersdorf was "swatted", a potentially deadly prank when someone calls authorities and directs them to an innocent person's home. No one was hurt in the exchange, which Giersdorf chalks up to one of the responding officers knowing him from the neighborhood.
Barcelona goalkeeper Neto ruled out for up to two months
The new signing underwent an operation on Tuesday after suffering the injury prior to the 4-0 weekend win over Napoli in MI . The timescale placed on Neto's recovery could keep him out until after the worldwide break in October.
Hearts sign goalkeeper Joel Pereira from Manchester United
Doyle recently signed an extension to his contract, while Zlamal's deal is set to expire at the conclusion of this campaign. Hearts also took Pereira's team-mate Demetri Mitchell on an 18-month loan which concluded at the end of last season.