Comments for: Some Republican lawmakers more open to gun controls after Conn. school massacre

Posted Dec. 19, 2012, at 5:54 a.m.

WASHINGTON — Republican lawmakers opened the door on Tuesday to a national debate about gun control following the Connecticut school massacre, a small sign of easing in Washington’s reluctance to seriously consider new federal weapons restrictions. Republican members of the House of Representatives, where the party holds a majority of …

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