By Eliza Collins
and Natalie Andrews
HARTFORD, Conn.—Democratic senators said they remained hopeful of reaching a deal with Republicans on gun measures, as President Biden said he would meet with lawmakers facing a deadline to show progress before Congress returns from break next week.
Senators are engaged in talks following the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, in which a gunman killed 19 children and two teachers. Any bill would need 60 votes to advance past the filibuster in the Senate, which is split 50-50 between the parties.
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