THE BUZZ: The nation is reeling from the horrific toll of three gun massacres in less than a week, starting with Gilroy (3 dead, 13 injured) last Sunday and culminating with back-to-back mass shootings in El Paso (20 dead, 26 wounded) on Saturday and Dayton, Ohio (9 dead, 27 wounded) on Sunday.
NEWSOM’S NEEDLING: California Gov. Gavin Newsom, who has been a key advocate in the state’s move to put some of the toughest gun safety laws in the country on the books, sought to increase the pressure on Republicans in the White House and Congress to do something. On
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