Queried by the Idaho Statesman, the four members of Idaho’s congressional delegation have said little about any steps Congress could take to reduce mass violence like the Oct. 1 shooting in Las Vegas. Statesman reporter Cynthia Sewell reports that only two of the four, Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch, responded to the newspaper’s query at all; she also rounds up social media posts from the four on the topic. Here’s her full report: By Cynthia Sewell, Idaho Statesman Idaho’s delegation to Washington, D.C., is saying little at the moment about any steps Congress could take to reduce mass violence like the Oct. 1 shooting in Las Vegas. A week after a gunman shot hundreds of people, killing dozens, at a Las Vegas Strip music festival, the national...
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Idaho delegation has little to say about role for Congress in reducing mass shootings