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Sandy Hook Gun Control

Connecticut Governor Says Gun Restrictions Passed After Newtown Shooting Earned Him Support

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy (D) said on Sunday that state gun control measures passed after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School i...

Gun Store Names Rifle Barrel After Obama But Can't Spell His Name

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 09.18.2014 | Business

A California gun store is selling a rifle attachment named “Obama’s Blaster" to mock the president's support for stricter gun control laws. I...

Michael McAuliff

WATCH: Sandy Hook Families Appeal To Senators Blocking Gun Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The children gunned down in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and the adults slaughtered trying to protect them deserve to have...

Christina Wilkie

Sandy Hook Families Avoid Top GOP Senator

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The lobbying firm representing Sandy Hook families in the nation's capital this week to pressure lawmakers on gun control has avoided sc...

Jennifer Bendery

James Inhofe: Gun Debate Has Nothing To Do With Families Of Newtown Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) said Tuesday that the gun control debate doesn't have anything to do with the families of the Newtown, Conn....

Sam Stein

Gun Control Advocates Get Rare Good News

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Gun legislation is still hanging by a few political threads. But prospects of passing something of substance began to improve, albeit gr...

Sandy Hook Father Presses GOP Congressman On Gun Control

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock and Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) had some unexpected visitors at his town hall meeting on Tuesday: Mark and Jackie Barden, the parents of a 7-year-old child...

School Board Votes To Allow Concealed Carry In High School

Posted 04.12.2013 | Denver

A high school in western Colorado may soon have an armed principal and district superintendent after a unanimous vote by the school board last week. ...

John Rudolf

New Gun Control Bills Flood Statehouses Post-Sandy Hook

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Aaron Sankin

Gun Show Draws Record Crowds...In San Francisco

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.16.2013 | San Francisco

A gun show held this weekend at the Cow Palace in Daly City, just south of San Francisco, drew a record number of gun enthusiasts--many of whom flocke...

Public Dissatisfaction With Gun Laws Grows

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

Dissatisfaction with the laxness of gun laws is at a 12-year high, according to a USA Today/Gallup poll released Monday, although Americans remain mor...

White House Holds Call With Major Foundations About Gun Control

Posted 01.11.2013 | Impact

President Obama may be tapping the philanthropic sector for support in gun violence prevention measures. As part of President Barack Obama’s gun...

Gwen, Greta Clash On 'This Week'

Posted 01.07.2013 | Media

PBS' Gwen Ifill clashed with Fox News host Greta Van Susteren during a discussion about gun control on ABC's Sunday public affairs program, "This Week...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Barack Obama: Are We 'Actually Shook Up Enough' By Sandy Hook?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama reiterated his support Sunday for new gun control laws, vowing to mobilize public opinion in favor of substantive...

WATCH: Bob Schieffer's Moving Commentary On Newtown

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.17.2012 | Media

Bob Schieffer took a moment on Sunday's "Face The Nation" to provide his own commentary about the tragedy that struck the picturesque town of Newtown,...

Have Your Thoughts On Gun Control Changed?

Posted 12.16.2012 | Fifty

In what is becoming a far too common experience, the nation's eyes are trained on Newtown, Connecticut, after news of a mass shooting in an elementary...