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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 Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
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Seattle passes taxes on guns, ammuntion to curb violence

The Seattle City Council passed legislation Monday to add taxes and regulations on firearms and ammunition sold in the city. The legislation was passed unanimously last week by the Education and Governance Committee More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, July 16th, 2015
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Coalition to Stop Gun Violence petition for NRA investigation, gun control support falling among blacks

Gun control advocates are calling on the Federal Election, accusng the group of failing to report millions of dollars in political expenditures over the last several election cycles. New data from Yahoo shows that More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 13th, 2015
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Obama administration retreats from AR-15 ammo ban

After strong public outcry, the Obama administration is backing down on a proposal to ban a bullet commonly used in AR-15 hunting rifles as the ATF is responding and President Obama has been silent on a possible 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, October 30th, 2014
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Background checks, rifle bans and proposed gun laws would not have stopped Washington school shooting

The new IB Times article begins “Washington state voters are supporting stricter background checks on gun sales in the wake of the Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting last week” as support appears More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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Liam Neeson suports more gun control, ‘Founding Fathers’ ‘turning over in graves’

Liam Neeson, the star of action films Taken and Non-Stop, was asked about gun control and gun violence while promoting his latest “shoot ’em up” film – A Walk Among the Tombstones. “I 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 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 Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
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Joe Klein, TIME Magazine, says gun rights advocates are feeding ‘anti-American’ ‘crap’ and are dangerous and ‘wimpy’ VIDEO

While appearing on the “Chris Matthews Show” over the weekend, Time magazine’s Joe Klein attacked gun rights groups for “feeding” what he called “anti-American” “crap” More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 8th, 2013
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Connecticut Gov Dannel Malloy calls NRA, Wayne LaPierre ‘clowns at a circus’

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy harshly criticized gun industry lobbyists on Sunday, saying they are doing too little to halt gun violence. Dannel Malloy signed the new gun controls into law. Jocelyn Augustino/FEMA More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 24th, 2013
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New NRA ad proclaims the politicians ‘don’t rule us’ or ‘give us rights’ VIDEO

A  new NRA ad that highlights comments made by President Obama and former President Bill Clinton reminds politicians that they do not “rule” Americans, nor “give” Americans rights. In More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
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Chicago Police Chief Garry McCarthy says NRA supporters are corrupt, endangers public safety

Chicago’s police superintendent is in the middle of a new controversy by claiming that lawful firearm owners are agents of political corruption.  Appearing on a Chicago Sunday morning talk show, superintendent Garry More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 3rd, 2013
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Mayor Bloomberg’s group to run Gun Control Super Bowl ad, bashing NRA VIDEO

Watch the video, sponsored by the Michael Bloomberg-founded Mayors Against Illegal Guns, set to air during Super Bowl 2013 calling for stricter background checks on gun purchases and targeting the NRA directly. “The 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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NRA calls for President Obama to stop ‘attacking firearms and ignoring children’

The National Rifle Association released a statement Wednesday afternoon, reacting to President Obama’s proposals for increased gun control in the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting last December. “Throughout More...


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