Democrats Applaud Media for Boosting Gun Control ‘Sit In’

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 23: House members led by Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and James Clyburn (D-SC), walk down the East Front of the U.S. Capitol building to speak with supporters on June 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. Democratic House members ended their overnight House floor sit-in trying to force a vote on gun control legislation. (Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images)
A group of Democrat Representatives ended their overnight “sit in” on the floor of the lower chamber without achieving their goal of forcing the House of Representatives to take up new gun control legislation. But as they congratulated themselves, they also had some praise and “thank yous” for reporters giving free advertising for their anti-gun stunt.