At around 11:30 a.m. yesterday morning, Representative John Lewis started a sit-in on the floor of the House to demand a vote on gun violence prevention legislation.
He’s been joined by Democrats from across the House and Senate. They intend to hold their positions until they shame their Republican colleagues into taking up legislation to expand background checks and prohibit suspected terrorists from buying guns. We need both to keep guns out of the hands of terrorists.
It’s been more than 24 hours, and they're not giving up. Neither can we.
Let them know you've got their back -- add your name to show you're with them: