April 20th for some is a day marked with a display of affection for marijuana; they call it "National Weed Day." There are
Notably, a wide-ranging bill signed into law in Georgia earlier this year, dubbed the "guns everywhere bill," allowed guns
With the next election 18 months away, senators who bucked 90 percent of the public on the recent vote to expand background checks for gun buyers probably think time will fade the memory for voters. But if anything, it's energized the overwhelming majority that favors more controls.
Roxanna Green, a Voice for Gun Control, Honors Her Daughter, Christina-Taylor, Who Died in the Tucson Tragedy
Roxanna Green never imagined a life in the public eye but when her 9-year-old daughter, Christina-Taylor, was killed on that fateful day in Tucson, Arizona, she became a voice for gun control. She recently returned from Washington, D. C., disappointed, disgusted but not surprised.
Is the issue of government interference, fear of the NRA, or the possibility of a tedious Republican filibuster really as important as a life?
"Our hypothesis is that criminals have no intention of dying in your hallway," he added. The Armed Citizens Project, a nonprofit
But just how many gun shows are there? Gun Show Trader boasts the "largest gun show list" in the US. As of February 6, 2013
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) slammed the door shut Tuesday on a full-spectrum approach to preventing gun violence in her state
On the very day we come together to honor our American apostle of non-violence, a hero who was tragically assassinated by a rifle's bullet, the NRA has called for a national Gun Appreciation Day!
Mr. President we can do this now if you lead the fight.
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) will introduce legislation in the next Congress to ban the sale of high-capacity
"We're going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of the politics
Mr. Loughner, for the first and last time, you are going to hear directly from Gabby and me about what you took away on January
Polling shows more support for stricter gun laws than press coverage would suggest. A few new polls show continued broad support for a variety of stronger gun laws, and for the presidential candidates to devote more time to this issue.
His plea deal, which came moments after he was found mentally competent, calls for him to be sentenced to seven consecutive
Almost all Americans would agree that dangerously mentally ill individuals, possibly like James Holmes, and like Tucson shooter Jared Loughner (who was found incompetent to stand trial because of paranoid schizophrenia) should not be able to legally purchase firearms.