Gun Control

MN Capitol Anti-Gun Violence Rally Gets Personal for Hayden

Minnesota State Senator Jeff Hayden tells a crowd that "enough is enough" when it comes to putting up with gun violence. Hayden lost a friend to gun violence and says the issue is "personal."
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Hartford Gun March and Rally Post-Newtown Shootings, Full Video

Over 5,000 people from all over the state and region came together to demand changes in our gun laws here in Connecticut and across the nation to reduce the gun violence that takes over 30,000 lives in the US each year.
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NJ NRA Opposes Banning People on Terrorist Watch Lists from Having Guns

NJ NRA Opposes Banning People on Terrorist Watch Lists from Having Guns
Groups including the New Jersey Association of Rifle and Pistol Clubs, which touts itself as the "Official NRA state association" are already lining up in opposition to what legislators consider common sense gun violence prevention measures.
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NRA: 'What Would Davy Crockett Say?' Pamphlet Debuts

The pro-gun organization is helping to distribute Koenigs' pamphlet, "What Would Davy Crockett Say?" The controversial piece calls for the liberation of "our home country of Wisconsin."
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Listen Up Prez: The Kids Have Something to Say About Tuesday's Speech

Listen Up Prez: The Kids Have Something to Say About Tuesday's Speech
The pundits may be getting the attention of what President Obama ought to talk about Tuesday night as he delivers his annual State of the Union address,but the nation’s children also are weighing in.
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President Obama Must Speak the Word 'Union' Loudly

President Obama Must Speak the Word 'Union' Loudly
President Obama must proclaim to the whole country, not just to labor union members, that he will protect the right of workers to use the power of collective action to secure equitable wages.
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Pastor on AK Allowing Guns in Church: ‘Loving Our Neighbor Just Got a Little Harder’

Pastor on AK Allowing Guns in Church: ‘Loving Our Neighbor Just Got a Little Harder’
If signed, Arkansas will join just a handful of other states, including South Carolina, Louisiana and Wyoming, that allows guns in churches, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.
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CA Dems Propose Strengthening State's Gun Control Laws

CA Dems Propose Strengthening State's Gun Control Laws
Senate Democrats had been promising to outline a broad package of gun control legislation, and today they announced the full slate. In a press conference with leaders from across the state, including Mayors Lee and Villaraigosa, police chiefs and gun control activists, they announced the cornerstones of their work on the issue this year. Some of these already have numbers, others are still waiting to be filed.
1. Require Hand Gun Safety Certificate and Eliminate 30 Day Loan Requirement. (Marty Block, D-San Diego)
2. Clarifying that revolving shotguns are banned under Cal...
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The Firing Range Fills Up While Obama Promotes Gun Safety in MN

The Firing Range Fills Up While Obama Promotes Gun Safety in MN
President Barack Obama visited a former school in Minneapolis Monday to stand before more than 100 uniformed cops in the hopes of heading off another school massacre or other mass-shooting of the kind that has rocked the country in recent months.
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Obama Takes His Gun Control Show on the Road

In his first road trip to promote his plan to fight gun violence, President Obama visits Minneapolis the recent site of a mass shooting. In September, a man shot and killed six people at the Minneapolis business he worked at before taking his own life.
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