HOUSTON — The National Rifle Association kicked off its annual convention Friday with a warning to its members they are engaged in a “culture war” that stretches beyond gun rights, further ramping up emotions surrounding the gun control debate.
Tucson Police Department records show just under $10,000 was spent on 42 police officers who worked at Councilman Steve Kozachik's gun buyback event last January.
The nation demonstrated again last week how resolute it can be when threatened by murderous terrorists - and how helpless when ordered to heel by smug lobbyists for the gun industry.
WASHINGTON —Wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly met Tuesday with the two senators sponsoring a compromise on expanding background checks for gun buyers.
WASHINGTON — Conservative senators from both parties announced their support for expanding background checks for gun buyers Wednesday, giving a burst of momentum to supporters of stronger restrictions. But big questions remain about whether President Obama can push significant gun controls t…
Gerald Kicanas, obispo de la Diócesis Católica de Tucsón, habla a favor de la prohibición de armas de asalto y de barriletes de gran capacidad en una conferencia de prensa el pasado 28 de marzo frente de las oficinas del municipio de Sur Tucsón.
En el arranque a nivel local, el jueves 28 de marzo, del esfuerzo nacional para que el Congreso apruebe una legislación razonable sobre armas, una docena de oradores abogó por que los compradores de armas sean sometidos a una revisión universal de antecedentes.
WASHINGTON — The Senate gun control debate on the near horizon, a National Rifle Association-sponsored report on Tuesday proposed a program for schools to train selected staffers as armed security officers. The former Republican congressman who headed the study suggested at least one protect…
At Thursday's local kickoff of a nationwide effort to get Congress to pass some common-sense weapons' legislation, a dozen speakers made the case for universal background checks for gun buyers.
PHOENIX - Saying it's nobody business, state lawmakers are poised to keep local governments - and anyone else - from finding out who owns a gun.
PHOENIX - State lawmakers edged closer Wednesday to allowing armed staffers in some public schools.
The following editorial appeared Thursday in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
A proposed city ordinance requiring gun owners to report lost or stolen weapons moved one step closer to becoming law.
WASHINGTON — An assault-weapons ban won’t be in the gun-control legislation that Democrats bring to the Senate floor next month, a decision that means the ban’s chances of survival now are all but hopeless.
DENVER — A gun-control package pushed by Colorado Democrats cleared the state Senate on Monday, as sponsors described it as a needed response to Colorado’s blood-soaked history of mass shootings.
Friends Sergio Arellano and Artemisa Gaxiola, both gun enthusiasts, work on their firearms at Gaxiola's apartment. Gaxiola recently purchased her revolver, and Arellano acquired his gun through a bankruptcy auction.
"The gun is not bad. It is how the person uses the gun," says Artemisa Gaxiola, whose gun and ammo are seen above.