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By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
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Gun control didn’t stop Moe Allen, Louisiana Bunny Friend Park shooter, part of ‘catch and release’

Police have identified Joseph “Moe” Allen as the first suspect named in connection with the mass shooting that wounded 17 people at Bunny Friend Park. Allen was arrested, according to court documents More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 5th, 2015
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Cornell professor: end gun-free zones at schools

In the wake of Oregon shooting, gun control discussions are flooding the headlines, talk shows and even the White House press conferences. Now Cornell Law School professor William A. Jacobson examines the topic More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 5th, 2015
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New reports: President Obama priming gun control executive orders

According to new reports and quotes, the White House confirmed that President Obama was preparing a series of executive actions on gun control to move quickly on the issue after the mass shooting in Oregon. “It’s More...

By Zach Jones On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Richard Dreyfuss calls for rewriting of Second Amendment to require ‘participation in a militia’

Hollywood star Richard Dreyfuss made headlines after speaking out on the 2nd Amendment, offering up his ideas on a revision. Speaking with the New York Observer, the Jaws actor said the re-write needs to make it More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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President Obama on ‘senseless murders’ in SC church, denies violence in ‘other advanced countries’

President Obama on Thursday called the nine deaths in the Charleston, South Carolina, church shooting “senseless murders” and suggested more gun control is needed in the wake of the tragedy. Vox raced More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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President Obama executive order targets police equipment, adds ‘Police Czar’

President Obama issued a new executive order prohibiting the federal government from providing certain military style equipment to local police departments. The order also adds Federal oversight and a group with More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, March 21st, 2015
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ATF head B Todd Jones resigns in the of ammo ban backlash

The director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives resigned on Friday, possibly related to the “backdoor ammo ban” of the 5.56 M855 bullets for the AR-15. ABC News reported that More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 26th, 2015
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President Obama moves ahead with executive order to ban AR-15 ammo

President Obama moving ahead with executive actions to impose gun control on the nation, targeting the top-selling rifle in the country, the AR-15 style semi-automatic, with a ban on one of the most-used AR bullets More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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President Obama ignores global gun violence to fuel gun control talks

President Obama said Tuesday that that the ”biggest frustration” of his presidency so far is the fact that the country hasn’t taken steps to keep guns out of the hands of mass shooters. The President  has More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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Josh Earnest says President Obama ‘always’ looking to ‘unilaterally’ act on gun control

The new White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest didn’t take long to rile critics after a Tuesday remark that President Obama is “always” looking for opportunities to act “unilaterally” again on More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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New executive orders link health records, mental illness to gun ownership

The Obama Administration announced two new executive orders on gun control According to one of the proposed actions is to allow increased government access to mental health records. Currently required to protect More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
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Piers Morgan battles Alan Gottlieb as ‘Guns Save Lives Day’ event is near Newtown anniversary

CNN host Piers Morgan’s Oct. 14 interview with Second Amendment Foundation founder Alan Gottlieb got increasingly heated as they battled over the “Gun Saves Lives Day” event being one day removed from More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 24th, 2013
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Columbine survivor Evan Todd writes letter to President Obama, discusses gun control and Sandy Hook shooting

Evan Todd, a Columbine survivor who released a powerful letter to President Obama against gun control earlier this week, appeared on Glenn Beck’s television program Thursday to elaborate on his letter and discuss More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, January 28th, 2013
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President Obama claims ‘We do skeet shooting at Camp David all the time’

The New Republic is out with a two-on-one sitdown between President Obama and TNR editors Chris Hughes and Franklin Foer, an interview which covered a wide range of topics.  photo donkeyhotey donkeyhotey.wordpress.com The More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 18th, 2013
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President Obama’s 23 Executive Orders on gun control will cost $4.5 billion

The President has moved forward on his gun control initiative, signing 23 executive orders. Now the financial analysis of the decision reveals a hefty price tag for that decisions. 2008 Photo/Daniel Schwen The proposal More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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Utah Senator Mike Lee says gun control efforts ‘would do little, if anything’ to stop future shootings

Utah Senator Mike Lee was quick to contradict the efforts of President Obama’s executive orders, stating they “would do little, if anything, to prevent these kinds of shocking events,” the Jan. 16 More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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Bob Schieffer, Tom Brokaw compare gun lobby challenge to defeating Nazis, killing Bin Laden and 1960s civil rights VIDEO

Bob Schieffer and Tom Brokaw both made bizarre statements Wednesday regarding President Obama signing gun control executive orders on gun control.  Following Obama’s press conference, Schieffer called the More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell says Feds can infringe freedom of speech and Second Amendment rights VIDEO

MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell on Jan. 16 broadcast stated that even Americans’ “inalienable rights” may be infringed upon by the federal government, including our freedom of speech and Second Amendment rights. Mitchell More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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TRANSCRIPT President Obama, Joe Biden speech on gun control

VP Joe Biden and President Obama’s remarks and the unveiling of new gun control proposals, delivered on Jan. 16, 2013 President Barack Obama signs letters written by Hinna Zeejah, Grant Fritz, Julia Stokes, and More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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List of President Obama’s 23 Executive Orders on gun control

President Barack Obama said Wednesday he will take these actions by Executive Order: 1. Issue a Presidential Memorandum to require federal agencies to make relevant data available to the federal background-check More...


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