Gun Control

Buttigieg: O’Rourke Went Too Far on Gun Stance

'This is a golden moment to finally do something'

South Bend mayor Pete Buttigieg said that fellow 2020 Democratic candidate Beto O'Rourke went too far with his hard-line stance on gun control at Thursday's primary debate.

Beto Asks Banks to Boycott Gun Industry

Says 'credit cards have enabled' mass shootings

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke on Thursday called on big banks and other financial institutions to cut off business with gun companies in an effort to bankrupt them.

Polls Show Gun Control Support Trending Down

Recent media coverage, mass shootings don't appear to drive up support for gun control

Two new polls show support for most gun control proposals has receded or remained constant despite a spate of mass shootings. Polls from Quinnipiac University and an ABC News/Washington Post partnership asked about the gun control debate in America and specific gun control proposals.

Politico: Beto Enters ‘Screw It’ Portion of Campaign

Campaign focuses on not doing 'the obvious' anymore

Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke (D.) has entered the "f*ck it" phase of his campaign as he continues to struggle to gain traction in polls, according to a report from Politico. The former Texas representative refocused his campaign on calls for expansive gun control policies in the wake of mass shootings over the past month and a half, and has also expanded his use of profanity.