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Gun Control News -> Talk of gun control notably absent following Scalise shooting

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In 1996, 35 people were killed by a lone gunman at Port Arthur in Tasmania. That tragedy prompted tough gun control measures. It is estimated there are more than a quarter-million illegal guns in …

Gun Amnesty

Washington (CNN)In the aftermath of Wednesday’s shooting at a congressional baseball practice, the question arises, where does this leave the gun control debate? Members of Congress have called …
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Members of congress, their staff and voters across the country had come to expect a rhythm that these days is perhaps petering out. For years, after a mass shooting, there would inevitably be a debate of …

Scalise shooting

Radio host Dana Loesch ripped Virginia’s governor for making comments about gun control in the …

Loesch Rips McAuliffe

America’s age-old gun debate arrived on the politicians’ doorstep this week. The shooting at a baseball practice session for Republican members of Congress near Washington DC was a devastating …

gun violence

Gun control and gun-free zones are themselves a form of violence, because they leave everyone who abides by them defenseless. In last week’s Orlando shooting spree, the gunman killed five people – …

GOP Care

You have to admire Democrats; they have their positions dug in and impenetrable, whether even they believe in them or not. If a right-wing Trump-supporting extremist had shot up a Democratic Party congressional baseball practice, they would have used the …
Gun rights activists for years have fought for the free proliferation of firearms throughout the U.S., …

Gun rights

Throughout the 20th century, various nations in Europe tightened their controls on guns owned by law-abiding citizens. In many cases, the new controls amounted to bans on entire classes of firearms, …

Firearms Act

Sometimes the irony is so thick, you can’t cut it with a laser. House Republicans had long planned to hold a hearing on June 14 on a National Rifle Association bill that would make it far easier for gun owners to buy silencers. The so-called “Hearing …

Dick Polman

MSNBC “AM Joy” host Joy Reid reacted Saturday to House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise’s (R …

Joy Reid

On Capitol Hill, most lawmakers brushed off reporter’s questions about gun control. We think Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) was correct in not shying away from the issue of gun control when asked …

gun debate

Following the shooting of Congressman Steve Scalise and the others present at the Republican baseball practice, there was a notable dearth of the gun-control pushing by the Big Three Networks (ABC, …

Scalise Shooting

For a frightening instant, it sounded as if Barack Obama, through some twisted stroke of cosmic freakiness, were back in the saddle, but it was only Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe making a fool of …

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And even though members of Congress were attacked Wednesday by a gunman on a ball field just …

gun debate

Attempts at gun control appear to have backfired more times than actual firearms ever have. The liberal city of Seattle decided to combine two of their favorite policies, and implement gun control in the …

Gun Tax

They should recognize the hypocrisy of bodyguards for themselves as they ignore the public desire for gun control, instead making it easier and easier for the crazies to get guns. Their actions should …

Gun violence

The recent horrors in Alexandria and San Francisco should, once again, bring us this conclusion; Americans are too fearful and, therefore, hateful to be trusted with firearms. This recalls Michael Moore’s pro gun control film “Dialing for Columbine …

gun confiscation

Some things are predictable, some are not. Not predictable was Wednesday morning’s attack on Congress members and their staffs assembled for one of the most American of things: baseball practice. A gunman identified by authorities as James T. Hodgkinson …

Gun control

And along with a healthy majority of the country, we wish the country’s lawmakers would enact …

Gun violence

FORT WORTH, Texas (KXAN) — Texas Congressman Roger Williams, R-Austin, is back home and speaking out after the shooting attack that left one of his Republican colleagues in critical condition. …
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Roger Williams

I grew up in the South where guns are a part of life. I’m OK with open carry, which many gun-control

Florida politicians

Hope springs eternal in the liberal heart. So there was a moment, in the aftermath of Wednesday’s rampage at an Alexandria, Va., baseball diamond, that champions of gun control imagined that that …

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DOVER — More than half of the 1,368 gun deaths in Delaware from 1999 to 2015 were suicides, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In addition, at least 80 percent of suicide attempts involving a gun are successful, far higher than …

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The left never lets a good crisis go to waste. Within hours of the shooting of U.S. Representative …

Steve Scalise

The Tory government of Stephen Harper was keen to kill the registry and expunge all its records. Meanwhile, gun-control activists and federal Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault were …

gun registry

All the while, congressional Republicans have blocked any tightening of federal gun control laws. In the past, assassination attempts have helped propel major federal gun control laws. The Gun Control

gun debate

Virginia Gov. and 2020 presidential hopeful Terry McAuliffe’s heated call for gun control just hours after this week’s targeted shooting of Republican lawmakers by an anti-Trump activist is being mocked by …

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I started writing this piece last week about an attack in Orlando that killed five just before the one-year …

Mental health

Although members of Congress may use any concealed carry permit they may have when traveling within their own state, that privilege doesn’t extend to their place of work — Washington, D.C. — home of some of the strictest gun control laws. At least …

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Re “Your ‘thoughts and prayers’ are meaningless. To stop mass shootings we need to do this” (Marcos Breton, June 15); “Will shooting of a congressman be a turning point for unity?” (Editorials, June 15): …

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Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Wednesday morning’s shooting of five people, including U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, during a baseball practice in Alexandria again illustrates the need for gun

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