CBS LAS VEGAS- Although gun control legislation failed in the Senate earlier this week, its supporters vow to try again. The legislation was drawn up after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. Among other things, it would have expanded background checks. Many Sandy Hook parents lobbied senators in person. Erica Lafferty, Daughter of Dawn Hochsprung the Principle at Sandy Hook Elementary, talks about how she felt when the Senate’s gun bill didn’t pass yesterday. Are grieving Newtown family members wrong to advocate for stricter gun laws? Callers tell us if it’s right or wrong.
US President Barack Obama hugs Newtown shooting victim relative Natalie Barden as James Barden (R) looks on after speaking on gun control on April 17, 2013 in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC. Obama on Wednesday slammed what he called a "minority" in the US Senate for blocking legislation that would have expanded background checks on those seeking to buy guns. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)Photo Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images