Oblivious GOP Filibuster Threat Gave Democrats Last Shot At Gun Control

By: Wednesday April 10, 2013 11:33 am

Just when you thought the momentum for gun control was exhausted, the GOP may have snatched defeat from the jaws of victory. Despite the public attention and support gun control received in the wake of the tragedy at Newtown, Connecticut, both houses of Congress have been less than sanguine to initiate new gun control legislation. [...]

School Employee Accidentally Shot During District-Sponsored Gun Training

By: Friday March 1, 2013 6:41 am

It seems the more schools take up the NRA’s advice to arm teachers and other school employees the more unsafe the school becomes. First it was a firearms instructor leaving his gun in the student’s bathroom and now a school employee has been accidentally shot while preparing to implement the NRA’s solution to school shootings. [...]

NRA President Says Group Supports Stronger Background Checks

By: Thursday January 17, 2013 6:34 am

The day after President Obama signed 23 executive actions on gun control the President of the NRA David Keene has publicly stated the NRA supports stronger background checks. The head of the National Rifle Association says the organization has no problem with tighter background checks of gun purchasers. He said the NRA has been “generally [...]

Obama To Announce New Gun Proposals Today

By: Wednesday January 16, 2013 5:22 am

President Obama and Vice President Biden will hold a press conference today at noon on the administration’s new gun proposals in response to the Sandy Hook shooting. President Obama and Vice President Biden are scheduled to unveil a package of proposals designed to reduce gun violence. They will make the announcement at an event in [...]

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