Gun Control

“Tell me again where Christ said ‘use the commemoration of my birth to flex violent weapons for personal political gain’?” the representative asked.
"The facts are that life continues after birth and you refuse to protect living children," Fred Guttenberg, whose daughter died in a school shooting, said.
The gun control advocacy group Giffords alleges the NRA used a network of shell companies to skirt campaign finance laws.
Fierce opposition from gun groups and a handful of Democratic holdouts had stalled the gun control advocate's nomination in the Senate.
The law, which was signed into law by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, also does not require gun owners to get a background check.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation says David Chipman is a threat to the gun industry.
Teachers in Ohio would have to complete a police training course or have 20 years' experience as a peace officer to carry a gun.
“We will make sure you can’t sell death and mayhem on our streets," the president said in his administration's most visible response yet to concerns about crime.
A judge had argued earlier this month that AR-15 guns were like Swiss Army knives, "good for both home and battle."
At least 1,900 U.S. military firearms were lost or stolen during the 2010s, with some resurfacing in violent crimes, an investigation has found.
California's governor said Judge Roger Benitez, who recently overturned the state's assault weapons ban, "writes press releases on behalf of" the gun industry.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) urged lawmakers in Washington to pass gun controls following a mass shooting at a San Jose rail yard.
A lot of sarcastic sympathy was extended to the gun lobbying group.
The National Rifle Association sought to move its operations to Texas from New York.
The National Rifle Association picked a really weird way to mark a Mother's Day that began with a Colorado mass shooting that killed seven people.
Police feared Brandon Hole would get back the gun they had confiscated a year ago, though he ended up buying two semiautomatic rifles.
Police are looking for a gunman after three people were shot dead near a shopping plaza in Austin, Texas.
State Rep. Jared Patterson used the deadly shooting to promote legislation that makes it easier for people to carry guns.
“The time to act is not later, but now," said a community leader.
The state's protective "red flag" law didn't keep firearms out of the shooter's hands at a critical time, according to the police chief.