When Policy & Reality Intersect: My Family & Gun Violence
What I was writing quickly became more real, as I learned that one of my family members became one of over 30,000 Americans who die every year as a result of gun violence. My cousin became one of the tragic statistics that I, unfortunately, cite most ...
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Friday, January 8, 2016 - 12:43
Chicago family impacted by gun violence shares story at Obama town hall
"Let's go back to the city of Chicago that has strong gun-control laws. Often the NRA will point to that as an example and say, 'See? These things don't work.' Well, the problem is that about 30-40 percent of those guns are coming from Indiana, from ...
Obama tears into the NRA at town hall on gun violence
Obama addresses gun violence during closed Town Hall at GMU
NRA Commentary: Gun Violence Survivors Were "The Wrong People" For Obama To ...
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 08:37
Obama guidance, press schedule Jan. 8, 2016. Gun violence grassroots call
President Barack Obama, right, stops to greet Father Michael Pfleger, left, Pastor at Saint Sabina Catholic Church in Chicago during a commercial break at a CNN televised town hall meeting at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., Thursday, Jan. 7 ...
Gabrielle Giffords op-ed: I got a second chance to fight gun violence
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 07:32
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Rubio says expanded background checks won't solve gun violence problem
The Union Leader
NASHUA — Responding to President Barack Obama's executive action seeking to expand background checks for gun buyers, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio told a Nashua crowd on Thursday that it will not solve the problem. “I am against gun violence; we are all ...
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 02:53
New Hampshire woman attends CNN town hall on gun violence
I'M A SURVIVOR OF GUN VIOLENCE, AND I ALONG WITH OTHER SURVIVORS HAVE BEEN WORKING TO SHELLEY THE NATIVE OF : WESTMORELAND WAS INVITED TO PRESIDENT OBAMA'S TOWN HALL ON GUNS TONIGHT PLAN TO CURB ...
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 00:40
A pause in the shouting: Obama, critics connect at CNN's town hall on guns
For once, the nation's bitter, polarized politics failed to swamp a conversation on gun violence. In a CNN town hall moderated by Anderson Cooper, President Barack Obama faced off against critics of his new executive actions, including expanded ...
Foundations Applaud White House Gun-Violence Actions
No Tolerance for Gun Violence
Obama Continues to Stubbornly Link Gun Violence with Guns
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 23:52
Senators Take A Small Stab At Ending The Ban On Gun Violence Research
Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) are two of four senators who signed a letter to the chairs of the Senate appropriations committee asking for a hearing on the efficacy of gun-related research done by the CDC.
Senate Democrats Call For Hearings On CDC Gun Violence Research
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 23:09
Chicago takes center stage at Obama's town hall on gun violence
Thursday night at President Obama's town hall meeting on gun violence in Virginia, Chicago was center stage. "Every week, there's a story about a young person getting shot. Some are gang members, and its turf battles. Sometimes it's innocent victims," ...
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 22:44
Gun violence costing cash-strapped New Orleans hospital millions of dollars ...
WDSU New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS —As gun violence and the policies to curb it take center stage in Washington, D.C., a new report by a New Orleans doctor shows that gun violence right in the Crescent City costs the cash-strapped University Hospital tens of million of dollars.
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 20:14
As Dallas Safari Club Convention Kicks Off, Hunters Talk About Gun Violence
On Tuesday President Obama proposed a series of measures to take on gun violence. One of them? Require more gun sellers to do background checks. Rumpel thinks that's a slippery slope. “The thing about these universal background checks is the only ...
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 18:45
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