Samantha Bee is always right: She schools Republicans — again — on their ludicrous blocking of gun control

Watch Samantha Bee's amazing take on the Democrats' filibuster and the GOP's insane stonewalling


Brendan Gauthier
June 21, 2016 3:44PM (UTC)

"Full Frontal" host Samantha Bee last night reviewed Senate Democrats' 15-hour filibuster and their Republican counterparts' unflinching devotion to the NRA's deep pockets.

"The Democrats wouldn't shut up until Republicans agreed to vote on two amendments," Bee explained, referring to regulations closing the terror watch list loophole and requiring universal background checks.

Advertisement:

"If you're wondering how those amendments were even controversial when 90% of Americans — including gun owners — want universal background checks and 0% of Americans want terrorists to have guns, then you must have been living under a rock," she continued. "Which is fine. That's a good place to hide from an active shooter."

Watch the full segment below:


Brendan Gauthier

Brendan Gauthier is a freelance writer.

MORE FROM Brendan GauthierFOLLOW @BuzzFeedBrandon

Related Topics ------------------------------------------

Filibuster Full Frontal With Samantha Bee Nra Senate

BROWSE SALON.COM
COMPLETELY AD FREE,
FOR THE NEXT HOUR

Read Now, Pay Later - no upfront
registration for 1-Hour Access

Click Here
7-Day Access and Monthly
Subscriptions also available
No tracking or personal data collection
beyond name and email address

•••






Fearless journalism
in your inbox every day

Sign up for our free newsletter

• • •