Report by Paula Antolini, January 5, 2019, 6:42PM EDT
Murphy, Blumenthal to Hold Press Conference Unveiling Universal Background Check Legislation, Jan. 7th
The Background Check Expansion Act will be the first bill Senator Murphy introduces in the 116th Congress
**Monday, January 7th**
HARTFORD — U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) will hold a press conference in Hartford with gun violence prevention advocates to unveil legislation to strengthen federal background checks. Murphy’s Background Check Expansion Act, co-sponsored by Blumenthal, will be the first bill he introduces in the 116th Congress.
WHEN: Monday, January 7th at 11am
WHERE: Legislative Office Building
300 Capitol Ave.