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Obama Planning to Close Gun Sale Loopholes Via Executive Action
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Obama, good news, safety, violence, gun sales, gun laws, americans, news, politics )

- 1542 days ago -
According to the Associated Press, the president will enact measures to close a legal loophole that allows felons and other criminals to register weapons to companies rather than to themselves and to increase scrutiny of U.S. imports of surplus military
New Ad Hits McConnell - Watch Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gun laws, Mitch McConnell, assault weapons ban, NRA )

- 1725 days ago -
We're keeping the pressure on and airing a second ad featuring a Kentucky hunter holding Mitch McConnell accountable
Task Force Meets to Look at Florida's 'Stand Your Ground' Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Trayvon Martin Case, gun laws, Florida law, americans, news )

- 2027 days ago -
A task force created by Florida Gov. Rick Scott to examine the state's "Stand Your Ground" law in the wake of the Trayvon Martin shooting meets for the first time Tuesday.
The Money Trail Behind Florida's Notorious Gun Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA, gun laws, Trayvon Martin Case, politics, news, government, ethics, obama, elections, usa )

- 2059 days ago -
The National Rifle Association invested heavily in the legislation that helped keep Trayvon Martin's killer a free man
Tea Partiers in Texas Shouldn't Make Gun Laws for the Rest of Us. ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun laws, Carolyn McCarthy, The National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity )

- 2224 days ago -
Stand with Carolyn and demand that Governors speak out against this blatant infringement on your state's rights. The people - not the gun lobby - should determine the laws of your state.
Controversial Gun Bills: 4 States That Are Fueling Debate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, gun laws, states rights, gun control, usa, politics, lies, government, ethics, u.s., news )

- 2421 days ago -
North Dakota wants to legalize guns in your office parking lot, while South Carolina is contemplating letting weapons into places of worship
Arizona's 'Thoughtless' Push for An Official State Gun
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, news, government, politics, gun laws, guns, gun control, Arizona, Arizona shooting, propaganda, media, u.s., ethics, republicans )

- 2457 days ago -
State lawmakers want to honor a revolver that helped tame the Wild West. Should they have waited a little longer after the tragic Tucson shooting rampage?
GUN CONTROL FAILING: Slipping Through the Cracks, One Background Check at a Time
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics, GUN CONTROL, gun control, SOCIETY, gun laws, media, congress, crime, americans, politics, usa, SupremeCourt, freedoms )

- 2495 days ago -
Despite glaring signs of mental instability, Jared Lee Loughner was still able to buy a Glock semiautomatic pistol
Woman 2 - Thugs 0
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, gun laws, victims, rape, home invasion, crime, concealed carry, concealed weapons permit, brady act, americans, government, media, violent crime, murder, home security, weapons in the home )

- 2673 days ago -
Numerous studies show having a concealed-carry permit, having a firearm and the ability to use one, has thwarted crime without the firearm ever having been fired," she said. "The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.
New Iraqi Law Requires Waiting Period For Suicide Vest Purchases | The Onion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: iraq, usa, gun laws, waiting period )

- 3560 days ago -
Panelists discuss whether stringent new suicide-vest laws would make sure only responsible people blow themselves up. WARNING: THIS IS A SATIRE. THIS STORY IS NOT TRUE.
Bush Administration Takes Every Side In Second Amendment Gun Control Case
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Bush, Justice Dept., DC laws, gun laws, individual rights, 2nd amendment, appellate court, gun control laws )

- 3561 days ago -
Bush to rescue of law, filing a Justice Dept. amicus "strike down DC law, but don't uphold the "individual right" under strict scrutiny Appellate Court decision because it would call into question all Federal gun control measures."
School Shootings The Result Of Crisis Of Masculinity, Gun Culture
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, gun laws, Northern Illinois University, UCLA, professor, gun report, colleges, universities campus safety, males, rage, violence, gun culture, masculinity, school shooters )

- 3562 days ago -
School shootings and other acts of mass violence embody a crisis of out-of-control gun culture and male rage, heightened by a glorification of hypermasculinity and violence in the media.

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