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Obama Chicago Gun Violence

56-Year-Old Among 4 Killed In Overnight South Side Shootings

Posted 05.30.2013 | Chicago

A 56-year-old woman who was found in the South Shore neighborhood with a single gunshot wound was among four people killed in a violent 12-hour span t...

Teen Killed Hours After Sister Went To Obama Gun Speech

AP | Posted 04.19.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — An 18-year-old Chicago woman was killed the same day her sister had sat on the stage behind President Barack Obama, listening to him p...

Obama Talks Gun Violence In Chicago

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 04.17.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — President Barack Obama's support for gun control has its roots in a hometown plagued by deadly shootings – a city, he said Frida...

Obama Looks To Hometown For Support On New Gun Measures

Posted 02.11.2013 | Chicago

With the nationwide debate over guns escalating, President Barack Obama is expected to hone in on firearm control during his State of the Union addres...

Mr. President, Come to Chicago and Address the Crisis of Gun Violence in the Black and Latino Communities!

Dallas Donnell | Posted 04.10.2013 | Chicago
Dallas Donnell

It's time to come home, Mr. President, and comfort the over 500 families who've lost loved ones in the past year alone. It's time to call the nation's attention to the need for a solution to this crisis.

Obama, Again, References Chicago Tragedies In Gun Control Address

The Huffington Post | Joe Erbentraut | Posted 01.16.2013 | Chicago

Just as he did when he addressed the nation after the Newtown, Conn. massacre last month, President Barack Obama again name-dropped the streets of his...