Guns in America

House GOP Tried To Remove the Word 'Shooting' From a Bill About School Shootings

House GOP Tried To Remove the Word 'Shooting' From a Bill About School Shootings
“I think this amendment is cowardly. It’s insulting to the hundreds of thousands of Americans that are impacted by gun violence every single day.”
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GOP Congressman Doesn’t See the ‘Benefit’ of Laws to Reduce Gun Violence

GOP Congressman Doesn’t See the ‘Benefit’ of Laws to Reduce Gun Violence
“Gun control is a recipe for only the criminals having guns."
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Factcheck: The Politics of Gun Violence

Factcheck: The Politics of Gun Violence
In the aftermath of two deadly mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, U.S. political leaders made a series of statements on gun violence that were unsubstantiated, lacked context or were seemingly contradictory.
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13 Things Republicans Blamed for Weekend of Mass Shootings — Instead of Guns

13 Things Republicans Blamed for Weekend of Mass Shootings — Instead of Guns
After men armed with weapons of war shot and killed more than 30 people in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, over the weekend, Republicans are rushing to blame everything except guns for the preventable tragedies.
1) “Our screens”
“Violence is glo
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Beto O'Rourke Rips Media for Failing to Connect Trump Rhetoric to El Paso: 'What the F*ck?'

Beto O'Rourke Rips Media for Failing to Connect Trump Rhetoric to El Paso: 'What the F*ck?'
"It's these questions that you know the answers to. I mean, connect the dots about what he's doing in this country. He's not tolerating racism, he's promoting racism."
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How Mike Pence personally contributed to Chicago’s gun violence epidemic

How Mike Pence personally contributed to Chicago’s gun violence epidemic
During his time in Indiana, Pence was a willing instrument of the gun extremists at the NRA.
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Teen anti-gun activism is killing the profitability of NRA TV

Teen anti-gun activism is killing the profitability of NRA TV
The NRA is hurting financially — and may be forced to shut down NRA TV, its propaganda network — thanks to a wave of activism led by the Parkland shooting survivors.
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Chris Christie Almost Delivers Nonpartisan Christmas Message

Chris Christie Almost Delivers Nonpartisan Christmas Message
Appearing on NJTV's with Steve Abubato last night, Governor Chris Christie answered one question in particular without the usual partisan cheapshot. It was refreshing to hear the Governor speak without the audacious and vilifying tone that most in the state have grown tired of.
The answer was in response to a question posed (10:35 mark) by Mr. Abubato in regards to comments made by partisans suggesting prominent activists have created an environment that encourages and prop
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Baseball's Jose Canseco Loses Finger in Gun-Cleaning Mishap

Baseball's Jose Canseco Loses Finger in Gun-Cleaning Mishap
Six-time Major League Baseball All-Star Jose Canseco didn't realize there was still a bullet in the chamber of his gun after he came home from the shooting range, and shot himself while cleaning the weapon.
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No Sanity in Our Sights: Another Shooting, Another Non-Response

No Sanity in Our Sights: Another Shooting, Another Non-Response
6 people shot at a high school in Seattle, Washington: Another tragedy with little to no response from a public grown inured to the horrors of daily gun violence.
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