The District of Columbia is considering a proposal that would require gun buyers to maintain at least a $250,000 insurance policy.
Background checks for firearms have spiked more than 6,000 percent in the state of Connecticut in the wake of the Newtown shooting and the state’s sweeping gun control package.
A Connecticut gun manufacturer announced plans to leave the state after the strict gun control measures enacted last week.
Customers buying guns in states like California and New Jersey may soon be forced to pay sales taxes on firearms they purchase, as part of state and local gun control efforts.
Residents of Nelson, Ga., have a new law on the books: required gun ownership for every household to keep crime down.
Vice President Joe Biden said he and President Obama will go around the country to advocate for the gun control measures the administration is pursuing in a Thursday speech before the U.S. Conference of Mayors.