Democrats’ ‘sit-in’ ends. That’s it. Nothing happened.

Democrats’ ‘sit-in’ ends.  That’s it. Nothing happened.
Senate-catered Democrat sit-in, U.S. House of Representatives? Or somebody's wedding shower on Capitol Hill? (Image via Bridget Bowman, Twitter)

[Ed. – Possibly the senatorial staff from across the Hill stopped showing up with snack baskets.]

Democrat House members ended their sit-in on June 23 without securing any new gun control or even a vote on gun control.

On Wednesday, Breitbart News reported the sit-in was spearheaded by Representative John Lewis (D-GA-5), with the goal of forcing Republican leadership to allow a vote on gun control.

Lewis wanted Speaker Ryan to “keep the House in session through its planned recess” for the purposes of taking up gun legislation. …

But rather than complying with Democrat requests, CNN reports Republican leadership demanded an end to the sit-in. And a senior leadership aide says the Democrats are now ending it.

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