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Sabrina Siddiqui

The House Finally Voted For Something That Would Improve Background Checks

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives on Thursday approved a measure that would boost funding for the nation's background checks system, less tha...

Republican Calls For Enhanced Gun Control Legislation

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 05.25.2014 | Politics

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) joined the charge of politicians calling for a review of gun control legislation on Sunday in the wake of a gunman's deadly r...

What Republican Presidents REALLY Thought About Gun Control

www.upworthy.com | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics

You have wonder why the Senate's opinions differ so greatly from the people they represent....

GOP Mega-Donor: Obama Right, Republicans Wrong On Gun Control

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

Al Hoffman, a top GOP donor with a history of criticizing fellow Republicans for perceived intransigence, blasted the party's position on gun control ...

Right-wing: Regulating Gun Rights -- Bad; Regulating Voting Rights -- Good.

Paul Abrams | Posted 06.16.2013 | Politics
Paul Abrams

For the right-wing, shooting must be protected from any restrictions. Voting, however, must be as restricted as possible.

House Republicans Devise Plan To Weaken Gun Control Proposals

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, April 15 (Reuters) - As the U.S. Senate prepares to debate a gun-control bill for the first time in two decades on Monday, Republicans i...

Sense and Insensitivity

Steven Weber | Posted 06.08.2013 | Politics
Steven Weber

The new Republican Party is so unable to connect to the human values it has demonized for so long that even its recent attempt at rebranding failed due to its unfamiliarity with living things.

9 In 10 Voters Support This Gun Measure

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

Americans are politically divided over gun control, but broadly favor a slate of proposals including background checks for gun sales, according to a p...

Jennifer Bendery

Gun Trafficking Bill Gains More House Republican Supporters

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bill to make firearms trafficking a federal crime gained more House Republican support on Wednesday, a sign that perhaps some kind of ...

The GOP at War With Itself -- and Us

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics
Jonathan Weiler

Though conflict and dysfunction seem to be the order of the day on Capitol Hill, congressional negotiators and the president have managed to build jerry-rigged compromises on a range of issues.

Jennifer Bendery

At Last, Gun Violence Bills With Bipartisan Support

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- They may not target issues as hefty as banning assault weapons or high-capacity gun magazines, but bills with bipartisan support are sur...

GOP Hysteria Over Obama Gun Plan Debunked

Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Republican response to President Barack Obama’s plan to reduce gun violence has been pepp...

Sam Stein

Obama Gun Control Proposals Face Rocky Road In Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Defying skeptics who predicted he'd take a timid approach to the debate, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled a series of far-re...