Hard-hitting Daily News cover blasts Republicans for only offering 'prayers' after latest shooting

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NYDN On San Bernardino Shooting: God Isn't Fixing This

The Daily News has another hard-hitting cover on the gun-control issue.

On Wednesday night, the New York tabloid published an early look at its Thursday cover, which takes Congress to task for its inaction in the aftermath of mass shootings.

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The front page features the tweets of Republican leaders offering their "thoughts and prayers" after the mass shooting in San Bernardino, California, which left at least 14 people dead earlier in the day.

"GOD ISN'T FIXING THIS," the cover blared. "As latest batch of innocent Americans are left lying in pools of blood, cowards who could truly end gun scourge continue to hide behind meaningless platitudes."

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Hard-hitting Daily News cover blasts Republicans for only offering 'prayers' after latest shooting
On a plane & just seeing reports of the tragedy in San Bernardino, CA. Sad, awful, & frightening news. Praying for #SanBernardino.
Praying for the victims, their families & the San Bernardino first responders in the wake of this tragic shooting.
My thoughts and prayers are with the shooting victims and their families in San Bernardino.
California shooting looks very bad. Good luck to law enforcement and God bless. This is when our police are so appreciated!
This is absolutely heartbreaking-all my love to everyone in San Bernardino especially the first responders. These shootings must stop.
Praying for those impacted by the shooting in California today.
The target of this latest U.S. mass shooting is a centre for the disabled. Jesus Christ. #sanbernardino
Far too often, innocent Americans lose their lives in horrific mass shootings. We must act to stop gun violence. #Enough #SanBernardino
We will not become numb to the horror of innocent people gunned down every day in America. My thoughts are in San Bernardino. #enough
What kind of sick world do we live in? Praying for all of those in San Bernardino, CA
San Bernardino.. Our thoughts, our prayers, our well wishes, our hearts, our compassion, and our love are all with you.. Stay strong.
Colorado Springs on Friday. San Bernardino today. My heart breaks for everyone involved. We must end the scourge of gun violence in America.
My prayers are with the victims, families and survivors of this horrific attack. 1/3
I’m on my way back to the district and am in touch with our local law enforcement to closely monitor the situation as it develops. 2/3
My heart aches that the out-of-control gun violence epidemic has come to our community. 3/3
Thoughts and prayers for the San Bernardino CA victims, their families, and community. #fgs
At tree lighting ceremony, @SpeakerRyan calls for brief moment of silence & for keeping San Bernardino victims & families in prayers.
"We are all thinking about the current and ongoing tragedy in California today..Please keep the victims and their families in your prayers."
I'm praying for the victims in San Bernardino as well as the safety of law enforcement officers as they pursue these evildoers.
Prayers for those affected and the families involved. Let's hope for peace for all in the future. #SanBernardino
Prayers to San Bernardino
From elation to sorrow. Stepped off stage in Paris to the news of San Bernadino. Just shaking my head. Sick of this. Love to SB.
Picked up the phone after a few hours and am pouring over this San Bernadino news... My heart breaks for my home state.
Horrifying news out of #SanBernardino. Enough is enough: it's time to stand up to the @NRA and enact meaningful gun safety laws

The Daily News frequently crusades about gun control after mass shootings. Last month, it blasted the National Rifle Association's "sick jihad" in the aftermath of the massacre in Paris, France.

View its latest cover below:

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