The first gun range and gun store within the city limits of Washington, D.C. is scheduled to open within the next year.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam allowed legislation that enables faculty at public colleges and universities in the state to carry guns on campus to become law without his signature Monday.
A new poll shows that more than 70 percent of Americans support keeping legal protections for gun makers and dealers whose products are used in crimes.
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed into law a bill allowing guns in churches and expanding permitless carry on Friday despite strong opposition by gun control advocates.
Sen. Chuck Schumer (D, N.Y.) has pressed for a federal investigation into a new handgun that is designed to look like an iPhone in an attempt to ban it from store shelves.
Gun rights advocates hope to remove a number of federal restrictions related to the purchase and ownership of firearm silencers.