"It's important that we respond in some fashion to the tragedy at Virginia Tech and the focus the families have put on this," Mr. Deeds said.
Panel rejects closure of gun-show loophole →
"This creates another battleground for us," said state Sen. Robert Creigh Deeds, Bath County Democrat. "Miss Stall is a person who, at least from what she has said publicly, seems to be a pretty extreme candidate. It throws that district into play."
Democrats see chance to win Senate →