gun control

Recent Shootings Spark Renewed Calls For Tougher Gun Control LawsRep. Bill Pascrell said both sides need to stop finger pointing and come together.
Sen. Charles Schumer, Comedian Amy Schumer Call For More Gun ControlStand-up comedian and actress Amy Schumer is teaming up with New York Sen. Charles Schumer to call for tighter gun control.
Cuomo Agrees To Suspend Background Checks For Ammunition SalesTom King, president of New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, says rolling back gun controls enacted two years ago was a topic of negotiations from January until lawmakers adjourned in June.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Says 90 Percent Of Guns Used In Crimes Are Trafficked From Out Of StateGillibrand says states with strong gun restrictions are at the mercy of those with weaker laws, WCBS 880's Jim Smith reported.
Cuomo Administration, Senate Republicans Agree To Changes In Gun Control LawIn the past, Cuomo has resisted calls to change what he considers a signature achievement.
Schumer: Close Loophole Allowing Possible Terrorists To Buy Guns In USU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is calling for passage of legislation prohibiting individuals on the U.S. terrorist watch list from buying guns.
Lawmakers, Advocates Call For Stronger Push Against Gun ViolenceJust days before the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, New Yorkers joined people in all 50 states for a national day against gun violence.
Retiring Carolyn McCarthy Hopes To See Congress Pass Gun Control, Tax Cuts In Final WeeksAs Carolyn McCarthy gets set to retire from Congress, she has her wish list of legislation she would like to see passed this term.
Michael Bloomberg: I Won't Run For President, But Hillary Clinton ShouldFormer Mayor Michael Bloomberg insists he won't be a presidential candidate in 2016 -- but he was OK with serving as a political commentator during an interview on CBS' "Face the Nation."
South Dakota AG: New York State Gun Laws Set Worrying PrecedentThe state attorney general in South Dakota said in a court filing that the New York state ban on semi-automatic weapons sets a worrying precedent that could affect the rights of South Dakotans and people across the country.
Bloomberg Commits $50 Million To New Grassroots Gun Safety EffortThe new campaign, Everytown for Gun Safety, will be about targeting political dollars. Candidates who support stronger gun laws will receive money.
Albany Pro-Gun Rally Features Astorino, Trump; State's Largest Gun Group Sits OutTom King of the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association said he wants to see the rhetoric dialed back.