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Obama Gun Control Proposals

A Meaner (or Nicer) Obama Won't Change a Stubborn GOP

Keith Boykin | Posted 06.23.2013 | Politics
Keith Boykin

I am offended by the assumption that personal relationships are more important than legislative achievements. While Obama is often described as more "aloof" than Clinton, it's not clear these different personal styles really matter in getting things done.

Key Gun Control Measure Introduced In Senate

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) introduced legislation on Tuesday designed to ban the sale of high-capacity magazines capable of carrying more than 10 ...

Falcons for Gun Control

Leslie Clarke | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics
Leslie Clarke

I was impressed at the dedication required to secure and care for a bird. It made me wonder wonder why the process of purchasing and owning a gun wasn't this extensive.

Taking a Shot at Gun Control Legislation

The Miami Hurricane | Posted 03.19.2013 | College
The Miami Hurricane

Obama's message is a step in the right direction. Stricter gun laws may not stop the nut cases or the serial killers, but a restriction is better than a limitless right.

Mayor Takes A Bold Stand

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov, Eric Bradley and Andrew Edwards | Posted 03.19.2013 | Los Angeles

Mayors in Los Angeles, Long Beach, Pasadena, San Bernardino and a number of other Southern California cities on Wednesday joined in support of Preside...

GOP Gov.: Criminals Can Get High-Capacity Magazines From The 'Soviet Union'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant (R) dismissed a proposed ban on high-capacity magazines, citing a nonexistent country as a way criminals could circumvent...

Panetta: 'I Don't Know Why The Hell People Have To Have Assault Weapons'

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

VICENZA, Italy -- Defense Secretary Leon Panetta fired off a strong defense of gun control legislation Thursday, in front of a decidedly skeptical aud...

Bold Obama Proposals Bypass 'Dysfunctional' Body

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics

* President issues 23 actions sidestepping Congress * Critics accuse him of exceeding presidential powers ...

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...

Jason Linkins

Obama, Biden Swap Out 'Gun Control' Metaphor With The Language Of Public Health Crises

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

During the Sunday political chat shows, which primarily focused on the issue of gun control and what was possible in terms of legislation in the wake ...

NRA Appeal Blasts White House 'Dirty Lie'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

The National Rifle Association blasted out an urgent fundraising appeal by Executive Director Wayne LaPierre Tuesday night, hours ahead of President B...

Sam Stein

Obama Announces Gun Control Proposals

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a bold and potentially historic attempt to stem the increase in mass gun violence, President Barack Obama unveiled on Wednesday the m...