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New Gun Control Study: Murder Rates Higher in States With Restrictive Concealed Carry Laws

Monday, January 6, 2014 - 13:06
A new study shows that murder rates are higher in states where there are more restrictive laws on carrying a concealed weapon. The study also found that during the time of the federal assault More

How Do the Boston Bombings Impact the Gun Control Debate?

Sunday, April 21, 2013 - 15:39
Reaction to the Boston bombings has carried over to the gun control debate. On Fox News Sunday, Chris Wallace asked Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) about the argument by conservatives that during More

Senate Democrats Drop Assault Weapons Ban

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 13:55
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says an assault weapons ban will not be part of a comprehensive gun control bill, though the ban's sponsor Sen. Dianne Feinstein could still offer it as an More

Ted Cruz Reacts to Clash With Dianne Feinstein: ‘Others Can Hurl Insults My Way, My Focus Remains on the Substance’

Friday, March 15, 2013 - 17:36
Yesterday, Senators Ted Cruz and Dianne Feinstein got into a heated back-and-forth during a Judiciary Committee hearing on the ban on assault weapons. Following the clash, Feinstein said that she More

Senators Dianne Feinstein and Ted Cruz Clash Over Assault Weapons Ban

Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 15:45
The Senate Judiciary Committee passed a controversial ban on assault weapons earlier today, but not without heated discussion first. In one particularly testy exchange, Senator Ted Cruz questioned More

READ: Fact Sheet on Sen. Dianne Feinstein's Assault Weapons Ban After Senate Committee's Approval

Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 14:00
Sen. Dianne Feinstein's (D-Calif.) office has released a fact sheet detailing the provisions in her proposal to ban assault weapons. The measure passed in the Senate Judiciary Committee today by a More

Missouri Democrats Introduce Bill to Confiscate Assault Weapons

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 16:06
A group of Democratic lawmakers in Missouri could potentially turn thousands of legal, law-abiding gun owners into felons. A recently proposed bill would ban assault weapons and other semi-automatic More

WATCH: Juan Williams, Lars Larson Debate Writer David Mamet's Thoughts on Gun Control

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 15:31
In a new editorial for Newsweek, writer-director David Mamet argued that the individual is the only one qualified to provide his or her own self defense and that one cannot simply rely on the More

LIST: The 157 Types of Firearms Banned Under Sen. Feinstein's Proposed Gun Control Bill

Friday, January 25, 2013 - 11:36
On Thursday, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) unveiled legislation that would, among other things, reinstate the federal assault weapons ban that was in effect from 1994-2004. Here are the makes More

READ: What Are the Details of Senator Dianne Feinstein's Proposed Assault Weapons Ban?

Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 16:21
Earlier, Senator Dianne Feinstein proposed new gun control legislation that included a ban on assault weapons. Below are the details of the bill, as outlined in a press release by Feinstein. Click More


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