Lawmakers sending “thoughts and prayers” in the wake of Wednesday’s deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, are getting slammed for their financial ties to the gun lobby.
Bess Kalb, a writer for “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” is responding to each lawmaker tweeting condolences over the murders by listing how much they’ve taken from the National Rifle Association, which has consistently fought any move to tighten gun control laws.
“In the 2015-2016 election cycle alone, GOP candidates took $17,385,437 from the NRA”
Here are some of those tweets and Kalb’s replies:
Read Tweets by clicking HERE.