Local Lawmakers Call For Stricter Gun Laws In Wake Of Las Vegas ShootingThe chief law enforcement officer in Manhattan said bills that seek to allow silencers will turn back the clock on keeping New York City safe.
'I Think It’s Ludicrous:' Cuomo Demands Action On Gun Control In Wake Of Las Vegas Mass ShootingEarlier in the day, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie disagreed, saying new gun laws won’t stop a madman.
NYPD's Miller Calls For Gun Control, Rejects Profiling In Session Before CongressThere was soul searching in Congress on Wednesday about terror at home, but where do we go from here?
Christie Vetoes 2 Gun Control BillsOne bill Christie struck down would have repealed a state law mandating the sale of firearms with so-called “smart gun” technology.
Speaker Ryan: House Will Vote On GOP Proposal Aimed At Keeping Suspected Terrorists From Obtaining FirearmsHouse Speaker Paul Ryan has told Republican lawmakers that the House will vote next week on legislation aimed at keeping suspected terrorists from getting guns.
Democrats End 25-Hour Sit-In Protest To Demand House Gun VotesWith just a few interruptions, Democrats commanded the House floor since late Wednesday morning and the protest was broadcast live to the world over social media.
Democrats Stage Sit-In On House Floor Over Gun Control, Plan For Long NightHouse Democrats are staging a sit-down protest, seeking a vote on gun control measures following the Orlando nightclub shooting.
Democratic Senators Sent Snacks To Their Colleagues During House Gun Control Sit-InPreparing for a long night on the House floor, Democratic representatives were sent some goodies from their fellow colleagues from the Senate.
Viral Photo Sparks Debate On Young Children Practicing Gun Drills In SchoolThe internet is buzzing after a mother captured a photo of her little girl seemingly being goofy, only to realize she was actually practicing a security drill she learned in school.
Divided Senate Blocks Gun Proposals Following Orlando Mass ShootingA divided Senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns on Monday, eight days after the horror of Orlando's mass shooting intensified pressure on lawmakers to act but knotted them in gridlock anyway -- even over restricting firearms for terrorists.
Senate Votes Won't End Election-Year Stalemate On GunsDemocrats are expected to vote Monday to block two Republican amendments, saying they don't do enough. Republicans are expected to block two Democratic amendments, saying they threaten the rights of gun owners.
Schumer To Supporters: Call On Lawmakers For 'Common-Sense Gun Control'U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) addressed onlookers at his news conference in Herald Square Sunday, urging them to do their part in getting what he called common-sense gun safety laws passed.