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Jennifer Bendery

Obama Announces New Executive Actions On Gun Background Checks

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congress may be in a state of paralysis when it comes to dealing with gun violence, but the White House inched forward Friday with two n...

One Year Ago This Week

Stacey Newman | Posted 02.08.2014 | Politics
Stacey Newman

I will join hand in hand with victims' families and activists from almost every state on December 14th who mourn these nonsensical losses. But I will also renew my vow that I made 14 years ago to never stop trying to end the violence and to never stop believing that America is better than this.

Do We Need Gun Insurance for Concealed Carry Permits?

Tom Harvey | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics
Tom Harvey

Some people do believe that guns do make us safer, but a lot of people are not comfortable knowing that anyone around them may be armed. The risk from criminals with illegal guns is bad enough, but a shootout in a public place is much scarier.

Are We There Yet?

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics
Clarence B. Jones

Between President Obama and Congressional Republicans, it not a question of who is liberal, conservative, progressive or independent. The only issue is who lives in a fact-based world of existential evidence or only an opinion based world, totally devoid of reality.

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...