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Sabrina Siddiqui

House Democrats Unveil Gun Control Package, Signal Uphill Battle | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

LANSDOWNE, Va. -- House Democrats unveiled a comprehensive set of recommendations to reduce gun violence on Thursday, but conceded that a piecemeal ap...

Gun Violence Debate Highly Personal For Some Lawmakers

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

* Congress group includes crime witness, accident victim * Sense grows that time is ripe for gun control By Thomas Ferra...

White House Confident On Gun Control Push

Reuters | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 20 (Reuters) - A White House adviser on Sunday said he was optimistic Congress will approve at least part of President Barack Obama'...

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Rep.: 'Zero Discussion' Of Gun Control, Immigration At Republican Retreat | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.18.2013 | Politics

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- A day after President Barack Obama unveiled a series of proposals on gun control, Rep. John Fleming (R-La.) said House Republican...

Bold Obama Proposals Bypass 'Dysfunctional' Body

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics

* President issues 23 actions sidestepping Congress * Critics accuse him of exceeding presidential powers ...

Does the NRA Hold a Gun to Congress' Head?

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 03.17.2013 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

As incredulous as it may seem, thanks to Congress, gun victims and their families cannot sue gun manufacturers, but the shooter could if his gun did not work properly. So if history is any predictor of the future, the talk of new gun control legislation by Congress is likely to go nowhere.

Dead Cold Hands

Matthew Modine | Posted 03.16.2013 | Politics
Matthew Modine

As a nation we cannot be shackled to an archaic Second Amendment which is being shielded by a minority of Americans that demand the right to use weapons that are continually killing citizens across our country.

Gun Control Conundrum Revives Bitter Tensions

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 03.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — On the eve of a new year, a libertarian strain pulses through America – a get-government-out-of-my-personal-life sensibility ...

Michael McAuliff

Nadler : Stop NRA Leadership, Others Who 'Enable' Murder | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Along with the soul-searching and calls for the country to stand with the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, there's ...