Federal Assault Weapons Ban

(AP Photo)

No assault weapons ban in Democrats’ bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The prospects for congressional approval of an assault weapons ban appear to be even slimmer, now that Senate Democratic leaders are removing that provision from the firearms legislation the Senate will debate next month.

03/19/2013

US VP Joe Biden

Biden says a shotgun will scare off intruders

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says Americans don’t need semi-automatic weapons to protect their homes because a couple of blasts from a shotgun will scare off intruders.

02/19/2013

President Barack Obama

Obama campaign org. could be put to work on gun control

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama’s campaign organization is still active — and it could be used to help Obama fight for approval of his gun-control initiatives.

01/17/2013

Bullets for sale

Obama administration plan for curbing gun violence

(AP) – Here are the proposals for curbing gun violence announced Wednesday by President Barack Obama in an easy to read digest.

01/16/2013