Gun Safety

Carney Converses: Guns, Nukes and Budget Questions Fielded

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney fielded questions Tuesday about a pending vote in the U.S. Senate on gun responsibility legislation, nuclear war threats from North Korea, and President Obama's about to be released budget proposal.
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Newtown State Rep. Votes Against Gun Control Bill

Newtown State Rep. Votes Against Gun Control Bill
Throughtout the gun control legislation process, when it came to the General Assembly drafting policy, Newtown's State Rep. (and proud ALEC member) Dan Carter went out of his way to stress the need for "bi-partisanship." So much for that.
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CT Governor Set to Sign Nation's Toughest Gun Laws

CT Governor Set to Sign Nation's Toughest Gun Laws
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was expected to sign a wide-ranging bill that includes sweeping new restrictions on weapons and large capacity ammunition magazines, a response to last year's deadly school shooting in Newtown.
Following a total of more than 13 hours of respectful and at times somber debate, the House of Representatives and the Senate voted in favor of the 139-page bill crafted by leaders from both major parties in the Democratic-controlled General Assembly.
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Obama: 'Shame On Us If We've Forgotten' Newtown

Obama asks Congress to take action on what he calls "common sense solutions," such as universal background checks, to prevent more tragedies.
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Gun Lobby Spent $225,000 on Senators Who Crushed Treaty to Rein In Lethal Arms Trade

Gun Lobby Spent $225,000 on Senators Who Crushed Treaty to Rein In Lethal Arms Trade
The National Rifle Association (NRA), the chief gun industry lobby in the United States, doesn’t just want to stop gun reform here — it is also working to keep guns in the hands of warlords and those who deploy child soldiers abroad.
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Mayors Against Illegal Guns Launches $12 Million TV Ad Campaign

Mayors Against Illegal Guns Launches $12 Million TV Ad Campaign
A new $12 million television ad campaign from Mayors Against Illegal Guns will push senators in key states to back gun control efforts, including comprehensive background checks.
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Karl Rove Called Out for 'Scaring' People with 'Orwellian' Black Helicopter Talk

Karl Rove Called Out for 'Scaring' People with 'Orwellian' Black Helicopter Talk
On Sunday's This Week With George Stephanopoulos, ABC's Terry Moran calls out Karl Rove for "scaring" people with the "Orwellian sense that black helicopters" are coming to confiscate people's guns.
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Interfaith Groups Generate Movement to End Gun Violence in CA

Interfaith Groups Generate Movement to End Gun Violence in CA
At one point in the service, Bishop Noel Jones asked people to stand up who had been directly impacted by gun violence. The amount of people standing was staggering.
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Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Interim Report: Conversation Mirrors Nationwide Debate on Gun Safety

Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Interim Report: Conversation Mirrors Nationwide Debate on Gun Safety
The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission submitted their interm report to Governor Malloy on Monday. The full release from Molloy's office is enclosed.
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Ted Nugent Gunned Down 455 Hogs for 'Bill Maher and All Those Other Animal Rights Freaks'

Ted Nugent Gunned Down 455 Hogs for 'Bill Maher and All Those Other Animal Rights Freaks'
Texas has a feral hog population of over 2 million. They are responsible for damage to property, crops and livestock at an estimated annual cost of $500 million.
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