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.
WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia prosecutors who decided against charging NBC television host David Gregory with firearms possession received more than 200 emails from citizens.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Two days before President Obama’s first trip outside Washington to promote his gun-control proposals, the White House tried to settle a brewing mystery by releasing a photo to back his claim to be a skeet shooter.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are promising to move cautiously as they consider tighter restrictions on handguns, assault rifles and ammunition purchases.
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.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Braced for a fight, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled the most sweeping proposals for curbing gun violence in two decades.
In a speech at the Consumer Electronics Show, former President Bill Clinton outlined the importance of mobile technology but also talked about political issues like gun control, calling the availability of high-capacity gun magazines “nuts.” CLICK TO WATCH
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – It sounds incredible, but a group is working to download a gun’s design and build it on a 3-D printer. There wouldn’t be any background checks for such a gun and that prospect is disquieting to gun control advocates.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association is breaking its silence four days after the Newtown, Conn., school shooting. The nation’s largest gun rights organization made its first public statements Tues. after a self-imposed media blackout.
(AP) – The company that makes one of the weapons used to kill elementary school children in Connecticut is being put up for sale by its owner, which called Friday’s tragedy a “watershed event” in the debate over gun control.
Congress is busy debating more than the Fiscal Cliff this morning. CNN’s John King checked in with Penny Griego and Phil Hulett on LA’s Morning News with his analysis of the latest on new gun law proposals, aid to Hurricane Sandy victims and more. Listen to a replay…
WASHINGTON (AP) – A White House spokesman says this isn’t the day for a discussion about gun control. Jay Carney was responding to reporters’ questions on that issue and the President’s campaign promises on gun control.