Watch LIVE: Connecticut Senator Launches Filibuster on Senate Floor Demanding Stricter Gun Control
Democratic senators are currently speaking in solidarity with junior Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy. Shortly before taking the podium to reflect on the Orlando shooting, he tweeted:
I am prepared to stand on the Senate floor and talk about the need to prevent gun violence for as long as I can. I've had #Enough— Chris Murphy (@Chris Murphy)1466004913.0
The Connecticut Democrat has made gun control a major focus of his legislative agenda since the shootings at Sandy Hook.