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End Gun Violence by Repealing Not Enacting Legislation

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 08.28.2015 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

I have no doubt that some additional legislation, such as background checks, will help stem the tide of this endless gun violence. But the real answer is in repealing existing legislation -- the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.

Since Newtown, The Nationwide Trend Has Been Toward Weaker Gun Laws

The Huffington Post | Alissa Scheller | Posted 12.12.2014 | Crime

Two years ago this coming Sunday, 20-year-old Adam Lanza invaded Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, armed with a semi-automatic...

Open Carry Makes It Easier for Criminals

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 08.10.2014 | Crime
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Criminals (and the mentally disturbed) must be popping champagne corks everywhere knowing that they can now go almost anywhere with weapon in hand, mix with the crowd until the time is right and then use it either to rob or shoot somebody.

Republicans Aren't Pro-Life

Gerry Myers | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics
Gerry Myers

How can anyone who says they are pro-life also be pro-weapon? If the Republican Party truly believes life is sacred, then why do they insist on unrestricted assault weapons -- whose sole purpose is to kill -- rather than reasonable gun regulations?


Gerry Myers | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics
Gerry Myers

Instead of voters picking politicians, why are politicians deciding on who has the right to vote? Instead of Congress governing, why is Congress obstructing its governance?

Remember a Month Ago When the Democrats Cared About Income Inequality?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

This is a failure of both politics and policy. Democrats in Congress and in the White House have been unable to propose laws or legislate effectively in a way that will ameliorate income and wealth disparities and the corrosive effect they have on our system.

WATCH: Inside The 3D-Printed Gun Movement

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 03.27.2013 | Technology

The United States' current gun control debate has centered on what type of guns people should legally own and what hoops people should jump through to...

Bob Casey Explains Big Switch On Guns

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) explained his switch in position on gun control during a Monday morning appearance on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," saying he thought ...

Huge Support Continues For Gun Control Measure

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

A strong majority of voters nationwide support universal background checks on gun purchases, according to a summary of Quinnipiac University polls tak...

Sabrina Siddiqui

'Simply Unacceptable' To Let Politics Kill Gun Debate, Biden Tells Democrats | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

LEESBURG, Va. -- Vice President Joe Biden urged House Democrats on Wednesday not to fear gun-control legislation that may appear politically risky, ar...

Elise Foley

Fox Host Dresses Down NRA Head: 'It's Ridiculous' | Elise Foley | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, accused the president on Sunday of wanting a universal gun r...

John Rudolf

New Gun Control Bills Flood Statehouses Post-Sandy Hook | John Rudolf | Posted 01.19.2013 | Politics

New gun control bills are flooding into state legislatures around the country, among the clearest signs that the shooting deaths of 20 children and si...

Regulate Guns Like Cars

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 09.25.2012 | Crime
C. Robert Gibson

As a driver, I have no problem registering my car in each new state I move to, keeping my insurance up to date, having regular required inspections and submitting to a driver's test to get my driver's license.

Chris Cox's Failed Argument for Forced Concealed Carry

Cliff Schecter | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

If you live in a state that has common-sense laws for the issuance of a carry permit, consider that only 35 states require some type of training, certification or time at the firing range to carry a loaded, concealed weapon.