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Progressives Attack Democrats For Voting Against Background Checks

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee announced on Friday a new ad attacking Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) for his vote against background checks. ...

Jennifer Bendery

Mark Pryor Sponsored Array Of Gun Control Bills As State Legislator

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Mark Pryor (D-Ark.) has largely stayed out of the debate over the gun control package headed to the Senate floor in the coming week...

Some Democrats Remain Skeptical On Gun Control

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama urged lawmakers Thursday to remember the children gunned down in America and not "get squishy" in the face of pow...

Conservative Democrat Supports Background Check Bill

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If legislation expanding background checks for gun purchases is to make its way through the Senate, it will almost undoubtedly need near...

Joe The Plumber Gives Three Lines Of Defense: Pee, Vomit Or Shoot

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 04.02.2013 | Politics

Samuel Wurzelbacher -- more commonly known as Joe the Plumber for his role in the 2008 presidential election -- is once again joining the national gun...

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...

Sabrina Siddiqui

'Simply Unacceptable' To Let Politics Kill Gun Debate, Biden Tells Democrats

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Dems Finally Man Up On Controversial Issue

Salon | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

The fate of the ambitious gun control package Barack Obama laid out on Wednesday will be determined in the weeks and months to come. But the events th...

Sam Stein

Democrats Will Introduce High-Capacity Magazine Ban On First Day Of Next Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats will introduce legislation to ban the production of high-capacity magazines on the first day of the next congressional s...

Pro-Gun Dem Flips On Gun Control

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.20.2012 | Politics

Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.), a longtime pro-gun lawmaker with high marks from the National Rifle Association, said Wednesday that he was so "haunted" by th...

Sam Stein

Democrats Push On New Gun Control Measure

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats say they've seen a groundswell of support within their caucus for legislation that would prohibit the manufacturing of h...

Obama Virtually Silent On Key Issue

AP | By ERICA WERNER | Posted 11.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- They are fuzzy about some issues but the Republican presidential candidates leave little doubt about where they stand on gun rights. Ri...

Sam Stein On 'Ed Show': Time For Birthers To 'Move On To The Real Issues' (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
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HuffPost reporter Sam Stein joined guest host Chris Hayes and New York Times opinion columnist Ross Douthat for the "Rapid Fire" segment of Monday nig...

Senate Votes To Allow Loaded Guns In National Parks

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Democratic-controlled Congress is moving to restore a Bush administration policy that allowed loaded guns in national parks. T...