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Biden thanks gun control groups

Vice President Joe Biden this week thanked a group of gun control activists who had worked on new measures after the Sandy Hook school massacre and urged them to stay in the fight.<p>The Wednesday meeting at the White House was with a group that had been huddling regularly as Democrats crafted the …

Tamerlan Tsarnaev shows why gun control 'terror gap' must be bridged

The discovery that the suspected Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev was on a national terrorism watch list has put the spotlight on one of the most …

How Arizona Gun Buybacks Became Gun Sellbacks

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Arizona cities are going into the gun-selling business. Under a new law signed by Governor Jan …

What’s Too Young for a Gun? The Industry Behind the 5 Year Old Killer

A 5-year-old killed his baby sister with a rifle from an industry aimed at kids. By David Freedlander.<p>Savage Arms, a Massachusetts-based gun …

Poll: Gun vote lifts Hagan, Landrieu

A new poll found that Democratic Sens. Kay Hagan of North Carolina and Mary Landrieu of Louisiana got a boost for their support of a failed bipartisan bill that its creators said would improve background checks.<p>For Hagan, 52 percent of voters said they’re more likely to reelect Hagan next year …

An Open Letter to Members Of Congress...

An Open Letter to Members Of Congress...<p><b>IS GUN CONTROL A 'RIGHT' OF THE GOVERNMENT?</b><p><b>The Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that the Second Amendment protects an individual's right to possess and carry firearms.</b><p>In 2008 and 2010, the Supreme Court issued two landmark decisions officially establishing this interpretation. In District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008), the [Supreme] Court ruled that the Second Amendment protects an individual's right to possess a firearm, …