Former congresswoman Gabby Giffords’s gun control group released a report on Wednesday warning of the dangers of muzzle loading rifles, a number of other firearms, and some firearms accessories and calling for new gun control measures targeting the devices.
The Republican candidate challenging current Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring (D.) says the large sums of money flowing to Herring from national gun control groups is coming because Herring has proven himself to be a “political animal.”
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) urged his fellow Democrats on Wednesday not to insert any gun control or other unrelated amendments into budget negotiations.
Dan Pfeiffer, a former senior adviser to President Barack Obama, called for the United States to implement an Australian-style gun confiscation program in an article published Wednesday.
Confusion reigned on Wednesday over the practicality of legally carrying a gun in Washington, D.C., even with a permit to do so as the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) disputed a researcher’s claim that total gun-free zones extend over most of the city.
The National Rifle Association requested on Thursday that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives review their 2010 decision declaring bump stock devices legal under federal law.