Hillary Clinton has long pushed to regulate access to guns. In her Friday speech, she pledged her presidency would be no different.“Now I know the politics are hard. I know that some would rather throw up their hands and give up the fight, but not me. I’m not going to sit by while more good […]
Rather's basic conceit is that the line between journalist and activist shouldn't exist. As in, journalists' job following the murders of two young journalists is to keep the story of gun violence in front of the American public because, in so doing, it will prod the political process to action. Journalists, to quote Rather, should […]
More guns equals more murders? That's not quite how it works. A 2004 report by a National Academy of Sciences panel said the evidence does "not credibly demonstrate a causal relationship between the ownership of firearms and the causes or prevention of criminal violence or suicide."
Starting Tuesday, Texans have new recourse when they think such signs have been wrongly posted on government property.“For the first time, individual citizens can write … and ask for an explanation of why the sign is there,” Tripp said.
Since SAFE Act went into effect in January 2013, 23,847 people have sent applications to register firearms with the state police for guns that might qualify as assault style. Those people registered 44,485 assault guns.According to one gun advocate, however, there are about 6 million gun owners in the state with about 2 million to […]
Arkansas' attorney general said Friday that legal gun owners are free to openly carry or ride with their weapons but should be ready to field inquiries from law enforcement personnel wondering why they're carrying.