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Wayne LaPierre: Why bother with background checks?

Wayne LaPierre, the NRA's Executive Vice President, plans to rail against universal background checks during his testimony Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee. "When it comes to the issue of background checks, let’s be honest – background checks will never be 'universal' – because criminals will never submit to them," he plans to say.

LaPierre is one of several speakers set to testify before the Senate in a gun violence hearing on Wednesday, which will also include Mark Kelly, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' husband, Baltimore's Chief of Police, and other expert witnesses.

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