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Ex-Rep. Giffords Purchases Ads Against 8 GOP House Members Before Concealed Carry Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 4, 2017 at 1:07pm 12/4/2017 at 1:07pm
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Former Democratic Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords’ gun control group has purchased ads to target eight GOP House members before the chamber votes on a bill that allows concealed carry across state lines. From Politico:

Digital ads will also go out against Reps. Steve Knight (R-Calif.), Ed Royce (R-Calif.), Mimi Walters (R-Calif.), Mike...

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Remember when everyone wanted to ban bump stocks?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 11:45am 11/15/2017 at 11:45am
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Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock used a bump stock attachment when he murdered 58 people.

Following the massacre, lawmakers of all political stripes, gun control groups, and even gun rights groups like the NRA agreed the bump stock, which enables rapid fire shooting on some semi-automatic rifles, was not fit for...

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Can the next Sutherland Springs massacre be prevented?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 12:00pm 11/8/2017 at 12:00pm
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After large-scale tragedies the quest to prevent the next mass shooting begins.

In the case of the Sutherland Springs shooting, the federal government’s failure to properly report Devin Kelley’s violent past may have allowed him to possess weapons to which he should not have had legal access.

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Should we carry guns in church?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 5:30pm 11/7/2017 at 5:30pm
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So far it’s been difficult to get information on the question of whether the parishioners in the Texas church where yesterday’s mass murder took place were prohibited from carrying guns. Here are the pertinent rules in Texas:

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After Seattle’s Gun Tax: Lost Jobs, Little Revenue, More Violent Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 3:30pm 6/17/2017 at 3:30pm
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Although Seattle’s gun tax was supposed to bring in $300,000 to $500,000, it’s brought in less than $200,000.  The money was supposed to be used to “study” gun violence and to somehow lower the cost to...

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The Internet’s Worst Post-Baseball Shooting Reactions

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 4:06pm 6/14/2017 at 4:06pm

Gunman James Hodgkison, a Bernie Sanders supporter, opened fire on GOP lawmakers as they practiced for the annual Congressional baseball game Wednesday morning. He shot Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA), two Congressional aides, and two members of the Capitol Police force were also shot. Scalise remains in critical condition.

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Court of Appeals Upholds Gun Ban at University of Michigan

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 9, 2017 at 10:30am 6/9/2017 at 10:30am

A resident of Ann Arbour challenged the ban as unconstitutional but the appeals court disagreed.

M Live reports:

University of Michigan campus gun ban upheld by Court of Appeals

The University of Michigan’s campus gun ban has been upheld by the Michigan Court of Appeals.

In a 2-1 opinion, the court said a 2001 ban...

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Meredith Vieira Shoots Down Criticism of Open Carry Law

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/5/2017 at 3:00pm

As soon as Yahoo’s Bianna Golodryga said she didn’t want to “turn political,” you knew that was precisely what she was about to do. But when Golodryga proceeded to criticize the Texas open-carry law this morning, you might be surprised that it was Meredith Vieira who—excuse the expression—shot her down.

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Over 50 People Shot in Chicago Over Christmas Weekend

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 7:00am 12/27/2016 at 7:00am
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Apparently, the criminal element in Chicago doesn’t take time off at Christmas. An alarming number of shootings and connected fatalities took place in the city this weekend.

ABC News reports:

Bloody Year in Chicago Continues with 12 Killings Over Christmas Weekend

Two men gunned down on a porch in Chicago on Christmas Day were...

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Prager U: What Should We Do About Guns?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 7, 2016 at 3:00pm 11/7/2016 at 3:00pm
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Would stricter gun laws reduce gun violence?

Prager University explains:

The phrase “common sense gun control” gets tossed about constantly by Democrats, especially during election years. But what does it really mean? In this week’s video, Nicholas Johnson, Professor of Law at Fordham University, explains that, once you get past the platitudes about...

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Citizens Set October Gun Buying Record

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 11:30am 11/2/2016 at 11:30am

Citizens have set an October gun sales record by having the FBI process over 2.3 million background checks, meaning 2016 could become the biggest year ever for guns. Every month has set a record for the past 18 months.

The 2,333,539 checks through the National Instant Criminal Background Check (NICS) in October...

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Gun Control Measures on the Ballot in Four States

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 31, 2016 at 9:00am 10/31/2016 at 9:00am
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Gun control is an issue which has somehow gotten lost in the coverage of the election. Not many people are talking about it but it’s actually on the ballot in four states.

ABC News reports:

4 States to Weigh Tougher Gun Control in Nov. 8 Election

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Group That Used Dildos to Protest Campus Carry Invited to The White House

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Amid the controversy over statements Trump made over ten years ago, a liberal anti-gun group called ‘Cocks not Glocks’ was invited to visit the White House. Isn’t that just lovely?

Guns.com reported:

‘Cocks Not Glocks’ crew gets invited to the White House

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Gun Group Sues MA AG Over Unilateral Assault Weapons Ban

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 6:00pm 9/25/2016 at 6:00pm
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In July, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey issued a statement in which she announced her unilateral ban on “assault weapons,” including “copycat assault weapons.”

On Thursday, the Washington Free Beacon reports, “the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the largest trade association in the firearms industry, in conjunction with four Massachusetts gun dealers...

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NRA Hits Hillary in New Ad to Run in Five Swing States

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 7:00am 9/21/2016 at 7:00am
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A new ad from the NRA reminds voters that Hillary wants to enact stricter gun control laws which could leave innocent people defenseless. They’re also planning to run the ad in five key swing states.

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Gun Inequality – Liberals now complaining about “hardcore super owners”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 7:00am 9/20/2016 at 7:00am
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Inequality is bad, right?

A new survey documents that some people own lots of guns, while others own only a few.

That’s not fair!

Funny, I don’t hear liberals suggesting the government give out free guns to help balance gun ownership inequality.

The left-wing Guardian newspaper examines the issue in Gun inequality: US study...

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House Democrats Push for Gun Control Vote… Again

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 8:30am 9/15/2016 at 8:30am
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You may recall the House Democrats’ big gun control sit-in back in June. They’ve now moved on to phase two of their gun control campaign, demanding a vote.

NBC News reports:

House Democrats Renew Push for Gun Control Votes

House Democrats made a renewed push for votes on gun control measures on Wednesday —...

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