California lawmakers love gun control. Gov. Jerry Brown signed no less than six different bills designed to restrict gun and ammunition sales in the Golden State last year alone, and a number of the leading candidates to replace him as governor are running on a platform of even more regulation.
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Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown, released a star-studded #RejectTheNRA public safety announcement Wednesday targeting the NRA in the wake of the largest mass shooting in modern American history. Julianne Moore, Emma Stone, Tunde Adebimpe and Zazie Beetz all appear in the new video that […]
Dr. Garen Wintemute is a gun control advocate who believes that doctors should counsel their patients on firearms. He considers himself a “gun violence” expert.
Adults know it, and now some in New Mexico are making sure the children in their community know it as well. “It teaches them a lot.
Fighting for tougher gun control measures Tuesday, Louis Pandula choked up as he told city leaders about the worst day of his life: When his daughter was shot in the head. His emotional story came as lawmakers narrowly adopted a measure requiring gun owners to lock up weapons when they leave the house.
Lowell’s firearms-licensing policy was under fire at Tuesday’s City Council meeting when a local gun-right’s advocate introduced a petition calling for councilors to send the policy to the state Legislature for review. “The current policy violates Massachusetts General Law, as well as infringes upon Constitutional Rights,” stated the petition, created by Dan Gannon and signed […]
I would like to point out that, based on what he wrote, Verses appears to be poorly versed on the issue of gun violence prevention in America. Verses claims that “condemning all gun owners is not the way to respond to a mass shooting” and that “chastising Americans who cherish their guns does not set […]
Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Michael Williams says he will give away a bump fire stock to show “solidarity with gun owners across the nation.” The devices, which are also known as bump stocks and allow semi-automatic weapons to fire at a rapid pace, became the focus of a public debate on gun violence in the […]
Just weeks after his return to Congress following life-threatening injuries sustained from a shooting at a congressional baseball practice over the summer, Rep. Steve Scalise appeared on Fox News Tuesday morning to defend the Second Amendment, claiming that deadly shootings were the price of freedom. During a Fox & Friends interview, Scalise was specifically asked […]
Carlos Guillermo Smith marched through the streets of Orlando as part of the annual Come Out With Pride parade Saturday as a symbol of Florida’s diversity: the first gay Latino ever elected to the state’s legislature. But he’s already looking toward the legislative session, in which he plans to champion a ban on assault weapons, […]