After gun bill defeat, Sen. Mark Kirk reaches out to Garry McCarthy

SHARE After gun bill defeat, Sen. Mark Kirk reaches out to Garry McCarthy
SHARE After gun bill defeat, Sen. Mark Kirk reaches out to Garry McCarthy

Following a vote devastating to gun reform advocates, U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk – one of the few Republican Senators who crossed over to support the initiative — called Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy as well as Gabby Giffords’ husband Mark Kelly.

According to a Kirk staffer, the senator expressed to them, essentially: ‘Hey we tried, we’ll keep fighting.”

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