"I am less optimistic about these things in the House because the Republican party has so few moderates, most are in safe gerrymandered districts, and the NRA provides critical funding and grassroots resources," Webster said. "But I suspect that the party will take a hit politically if they have a deaf ear to the country's cry for much needed reforms."
Obama's emotional plea might yield gun vote
House Speaker John Boehner says he is waiting for Senate to act first
POSTED: 4:56 PM Feb 13 2013 UPDATED: 10:09 AM Feb 14 2013