Over the last year and a half the city of Detroit has registered more than 1,500 new handgun permits and 13,000 guns.
An armed Las Vegas teenager is being called a hero after protecting his younger siblings from a pair of home invaders on Friday.
The Social Security Administration (SSA) said in a letter to the House Ways and Means Committee that it plans to add some recipients to the federal gun background check system, effectively barring them from legally purchasing firearms.
The Social Security Administration has not responded to a letter questioning the agency’s new gun control efforts sent last month by Republican members of the Ways and Means Committee.
“No response yet,” Ways and Means spokesperson Doug Andres told the Free Beacon.
Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R., Texas) introduced a bill with support from the National Rifle Association that would incite states to submit information about individuals with serious mental illnesses to the federal background check system for gun ownership.
Los Angeles banned the possession of gun magazines which hold more than 10 rounds in a unanimous vote on Tuesday.
The neighborhood with the largest concentration of gun carry permits in Chicago, Illinois is populated mostly by blacks and hispanics a Chicago Sun-Times report reveals.
During a time when the Obama administration is trying to prevent some senior citizens from obtaining guns, firearm production in the United States has skyrocketed to an unprecedented level.