Brooklyn Borough President Promises $1 Million To College That Develops 'Smart Gun' TechnologyAccording to the borough president, when gun manufacturers tried to develop smart guns, the National Rifle Association unleashed its fury and they backed off the idea.
NRA Photo Of NY Lawmakers Next To Bullets Gets Backlash From De BlasioTwo New York lawmakers are lashing out at the the National Rifle Association after the group published a photo of the women surrounded by bullets.
Rep. King Seeks To Close Loophole Allowing Suspected Terrorists To Get Guns In U.S.In a stunning discovery in the wake of the Paris terror attacks, a loophole in federal gun laws allows suspected terrorists to buy guns in the U.S.
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.
Enfield, Conn. Schools To Be Staffed With Armed GuardsEnfield Police Chief Carl Sferrazza said each retired officer has decades of police experience and was given a physical and psychological exam before being hired as school security.
Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To HappenOver 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor's own home.
Eye On Politics: Blumenthal Says Gun Debate Not Dead In WashingtonAfter the failure to pass gun control reform in the U.S. Senate last week, you might think the issue is dead on Capitol Hill. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says you should think again.
Obama, Bloomberg Rip Senate For Failing To Expand Background Checks For GunsMayor Michael Bloomberg ripped the U.S. Senate for failing to pass a bipartisan effort to expand background checks. The measure was defeated on Wednesday, failing to garner the 60 votes necessary to block a Republican-led filibuster.
Fact Check Friday: Background Checks For Gun BuyersToday we're focusing on background checks for gun buyers. Are they really in a government registry? If not, would a government registry be created? If not, why not?
Mayors Against Illegal Guns To Grade Lawmakers On Policy Positions The scorecard will incorporate committee and floor votes, bill co-sponsorships, public statements and other sources.
NRA Recommends Schools Have Trained, Armed Staff Member A National Rifle Association released the results of its sponsored study on gun violence in schools on Tuesday.
Mayors Against Illegal Guns Out With New Ad Featuring Newtown FamiliesThe group co-founded by Mayor Michael Bloomberg also organized Thursday's "National Day To Demand Action" against gun violence.