Gun Regulation

NRA's Victory Party Over Common Sense Stars Glenn Beck, Ted Nugent

NRA's Victory Party Over Common Sense Stars Glenn Beck, Ted Nugent
The National Rifle Association has spent much of the past year under siege, ardently defending gun rights following mass shootings in Colorado and Connecticut and fighting back against mounting pressure for stricter laws in Washington and state capitols across the country.
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Sen McConnell Wants to Filibuster Gun Responsibility Legislation

Sen McConnell Wants to Filibuster Gun Responsibility Legislation
Senator Mitch McConnell has indicated he will oppose cloture, that is stopping a filibuster, on legislation designed to reduce gun violence in America. McConnell is now the 15th Senator to sign on to the Republican gun control filibuster.
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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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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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Lindsey Graham Thinks You Need Assault Weapons to Shoot at 'Roaming Gangs' During Storms

Lindsey Graham Thinks You Need Assault Weapons to Shoot at 'Roaming Gangs' During Storms
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is the latest to echo the right-wing paranoia spewed by the National Rifle Association, insisting Americans need assault weapons to defend themselves from "roaming gangs" of thugs during storms and disasters.
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Shooting Trade Group Supports Expansion of Background Checks

Shooting Trade Group Supports Expansion of Background Checks
The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), a trade association with more than 8,000 members, has taken a step away from the NRA and indicated it wouldn't oppose efforts to expand mandatory background checks.
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