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Michael McAuliff

Influential Republican Calls Gun Background Check Bill 'Unworkable' | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– The infamously independent Republican Sen. Tom Coburn (Okla.) threw the first serious cold water on the bipartisan gun bill compromise...

Sam Stein

Gun Control Advocates Get Rare Good News | 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...

Sam Stein

Schumer's Background Check Bill Loses Key Republican Co-Sponsor | Sam Stein | Posted 03.07.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) is proceeding on legislation expanding background checks of gun purchases without his first choice for a Repub...