Articles Tagged 'gun'
Trump: Not enough ‘political support’ to raise age for gun buys
President Trump on Monday suggested he still supports raising the minimum age for purchasing a gun despite the idea being left out of a White…READ MORE
NRA Memberships Surge in Wake of Anti-NRA Protests, ‘Media Bias’
National Rifle Association memberships surged in the wake of the anti-NRA protests and “media bias” that followed the February 14 Florida school shooting.
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Action on guns and immigration screeches to a halt in Congress
Legislating on Capitol Hill is quickly screeching to a halt, despite loud calls for action on guns and immigration.
Even as student survivors of last…READ MORE
Poll shows Florida voters back gun control measures, oppose arming teachers
By clear majorities, Florida voters oppose arming teachers, support a nationwide ban on assault weapons and want background checks for all gun buyers, according to…READ MORE
Florida governor proposes tighter gun restrictions in wake of school shooting
PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – Florida Governor Rick Scott announced a proposal on Friday to increase restrictions on buying guns and to strengthen school safety measures…READ MORE
David Clarke: Fla. students’ gun control push has ‘George Soros’ fingerprints all over it’
Former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Jr. insinuated Wednesday that student survivors of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting were being manipulated by Democratic billionaire George…READ MORE
Trump expresses support for arming teachers in ‘listening session’
President Trump expressed support for arming teachers Wednesday during an emotional meeting at the White House with teenagers who survived last week’s massacre at a…READ MORE
Former GOP Rep. Jack Kingston suggests ‘left-wing groups’ are behind student protests
Former Rep. Jack Kingston is facing backlash after he suggested Tuesday that “left-wing groups” are coaching school shooting survivors to protest for stricter gun control.…READ MORE
Trump urges ban on ‘bump stocks,’ other gun modifiers
President Trump on Tuesday directed Attorney General Jeff Sessions to craft new regulations to ban firearm modifiers including the “bump stock” used in the Las…READ MORE
U.S. Top Court Rejects Challenge to California Gun Waiting Period
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In a blow to gun rights activists, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday turned away a challenge to California’s 10-day waiting period…READ MORE