FBI figures show that 2019 shattered the one-year record for the number of National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) checks performed.
An Associated Press (AP) column looking back on violence in 2019 notes that California has more gun control than any state yet witnessed the most „mass slayings“ for any state.
Celebrities took to Twitter Thursday to push gun control, criticize the NRA, and malign President Trump, after a 16-year-old shot five fellow students in Santa Clarita, California.
During a campaign stop in Charles City, Iowa, Democrat presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders denounced mandatory gun buybacks as „unconstitutional.“
Presidential hopeful Joe Biden is demanding Majority Leader Mitch McConnell allow a Senate vote on Democrat gun control.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (D) is calling a special session of the state’s legislature in hopes of securing universal background checks and other gun controls.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) falsely claimed during CNN’s Democrat debate in Westerville, Ohio, Tuesday night that the majority of Trump voters want gun control.
During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) called on the U.S. Senate to vote on universal background checks and stated that “Now is not the time to go ‘very slowly’ on gun violence.”…
President Trump told reporters over the weekend the administration is „working with [Sen.] Joe Manchin“ regarding the current gun control push.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) rejected the White House/Department of Justice (DOJ) universal background check plan that was circulated in a memo on Wednesday.