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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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Nullification: How States Are Making It a Felony to Enforce Federal Gun Laws

Nullification: How States Are Making It a Felony to Enforce Federal Gun Laws
Under the law, Kansans could manufacture and sell semi-automatic weapons in-state without a federal license or any federal oversight. Bills similar to Kansas’ law have been introduced in at least 37 other states.
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Five Cartoons About Our Spineless, NRA-Fearing Senate

Five Cartoons About Our Spineless, NRA-Fearing Senate
Any questions about the spinelessness of our current crop of politician was put to rest last week, as the Senate failed to pass even the most watered-down gun control legislation. Leave it to the nation's cartoonists to cut through the nonsense and hold these dopes accountable.
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Yellow-Bellied Cowards

Yellow-Bellied Cowards
And now for a few choice words about the recent Senate vote that scuttled universal background checks on gun purchases. Gutless, Craven, Chicken-Hearted Invertebrates. Dastardly, Lily-Livered Yellow-Bellied Cowards.
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Newtown Families 'Disgusted' at Senate Inaction on Gun Control

Newtown Families 'Disgusted' at Senate Inaction on Gun Control
Disappointment. Disgust. Grossly unfair. That's how some families who lost loved ones at Sandy Hook view the Senate's defeat this past week of the most far-reaching gun control legislation in two decades, as they pledged to keep fighting for measures to prevent gun violence.
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Guns Have Changed. Shouldn't Our Gun Laws?

Guns Have Changed. Shouldn't Our Gun Laws?
Is it time for an update to our antiquated gun laws? States United To Prevent Gun Violence thinks so. Check out their effective new ad about the need to update our gun laws for the 21st century.
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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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