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Senate Gun Hearing

Gun Control, Rights Activists Head To The Hill For Second Clash Over Firearms

Posted 04.14.2013 | Politics

By ALAN FRAM, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- A woman whose Chicago police officer brother was fatally shot in 2010 says it's time for Congress ...

Senate Panel Includes Many Gun Owners

Reuters | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics

* At least seven of 18 committee members own guns * Senator Leahy was champion marksman in college * Senator Sessions ha...

Christina Wilkie

Meet Gayle Trotter, Gun Rights Advocate | Christina Wilkie | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lawyer and gun rights activist Gayle Trotter gave vivid testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee at a Wednesday hearing on gun violen...

Guns, Guys, and Gelding -- How to Stop Men and Boys Shooting People in America

Matthew Chapman | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics
Matthew Chapman

I am pretty sure I can predict the outcome of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on guns today. Reason will not prevail. Nowhere in America is anyone proposing a serious ban on weapons, yet gun lovers squeal in hysterical fear and frighten everyone else. It must be a form of Infantile Castration Anxiety.

Jennifer Bendery

Gabby Giffords To Give Opening Remarks At Senate Hearing On Gun Violence | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-Ariz.), who was shot in the head in the Jan. 2011 shootings in Tucson, Ariz., will give opening remarks in...

NRA Chief Signals No Compromise Ahead Of Hearing

John Rudolf | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics
John Rudolf

Wayne LaPierre, the NRA's chief lobbyist, will be among the star witnesses at tomorrow's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence. Don't e...