Begun Center’s Daniel Flannery discussed gun control and the necessity of background checks

H.R. 8 mandates gun background checks. Why is it stuck in the Senate?

Daniel J. Flannery

How Stuff Works: Daniel Flannery, director of the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education, noted that passing laws requiring universal background checks is “an important first step” toward reducing gun violence, but noted there are some limitations.