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Justice for Justine Damond, Shot By Minneapolis Police! PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: police shootings, Police Violence, gun laws, justice for Justine Damond, petition to sign )

- 60 days ago -
Justine Damond was shot by Minneapolis police after she heard suspicious noises outside her home and called to report them.

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, congress, guns, gun laws )

- 461 days ago -
They need to pass real gun control now!!!
The Second Amendment Was Never Meant to Protect An Individual's Right to a Gun
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 2nd ammendment, abuse, americans, constitution, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, gun laws, SupremeCourt )

- 653 days ago -
common with the other big rightward swerves by the Roberts Court, the 2008 ruling in District of Columbia v. Heller was an aggressive exercise in mendacity. By upending the well-established meaning of the Second Amendment, the Court made the country less
Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA ~ VIDEO ATTACHED
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PBS Video, Americans, NRA, power, gun laws, gun control, gun lobby, government, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, republicans, freedoms, abuse, politics, media )

- 776 days ago -
Tonight on many PBS stations, don't miss an encore presentation of Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA ~ veteran filmmaker Michael Kirk's investigation of the NRA, its political evolution and influence, and how it has consistently succeeded in ...
Louisiana's Gun Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, Louisiana, NRA, Bobby Jindal, Gun Laws, Gun Control, Gun Safety, Gun Violence, ethics, crime, government, republicans, politics, news, freedoms )

- 786 days ago -
Louisiana has some of the weakest ~ if not the weakest ~ gun laws in the nation. Louisiana does not require gun dealers to obtain a state license. It does not limit the number of guns that may be purchased at one time. And it has no laws restricting ...
More Soldiers Killed At Home
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, violence, domestic terrorism, gun control, gun laws, death, politics, government, society, military, ethics, news, politics )

- 794 days ago -
After yesterday's mass shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, we have yet another tragedy to add to the list of shootings of service-members on our home soil. Details are still emerging about the alleged shooter, now dead, and how he obtained his weapon.
WATCH: MSNBC Host Goes Berserk When Ex-Cheney Aide Says It's Too Soon to Talk About Guns ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, gun control, gun violence, gun laws, government, ethics, democrats, republicans, politics, dishonesty, news, elections, freedoms, congress )

- 820 days ago -
After a years-long pattern of mass shootings followed by conservatives who always say that it's too soon after the tragedy to talk about gun control, MSNBC Alex Witt finally hit her breaking point on Saturday.
Waco Biker Gang Shooting Fails to Deter Push to Expand 'Open Carry' Gun Laws
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas, gun laws, open carry laws, ethics, Americans, crime, government, dishonesty, politics, news, lies, corruption, freedoms, abuse )

- 853 days ago -
Texans can already carry so-called "long guns", such as rifles, in public. Another bill, SB11, would allow "concealed carry" of weapons on college campuses. Hours after the shootout, gun lobbyists called the legislation "great bills by great bill authors"
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US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, gun safety, gun laws, elections, americans, government )

- 1095 days ago -
Now, we'll be able to show our support for elected officials who stand with the majority of Americans in support of common-sense gun laws.
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 )

- 1481 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 )

- 1665 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 )

- 1966 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 )

- 1999 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 )

- 2164 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 )

- 2360 days ago -
North Dakota wants to legalize guns in your office parking lot, while South Carolina is contemplating letting weapons into places of worship

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