Senate Democrats are planning to push forward with a gun control program on Thursday in the wake of a shooting at a community college in Oregon. "We've had a number of meetings today with Democratic senators," Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) told reporters. "So we're going to move forward. We have a program. We're going […]
Today, Tuesday, October 6, 2015, the House Criminal Justice Committee held a hearing on HB-163 by Rep. Matt Gaetz The bill PASSED by a Vote of 8-4. HB-163 is a bill to allow persons with a Concealed Weapons & Firearms License to carry firearms concealed or openly. Sheriff Wayne Ivey (Brevard) and representatives of Sheriff […]
Insisting that "our country is better than this," an emotional Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday that Americans must get serious about gun control and be willing to take on the entrenched politics surrounding guns.
President Obama is finally out in open as an advocate not of gun control, but of eliminating guns in the hands of the people. The White House announced Monday that the president is working on executive orders to do what Congress won’t. Mr. Obama would eviscerate the Second Amendment to accomplish his goal of disarming […]
Next up is a bill that would relax existing state law by allowing anyone who is licensed to carry a concealed weapon to also openly carry that firearm in public. The proposal gets its first hearing before the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee on Tuesday morning, and it's sure to draw input from both gun-rights advocates […]