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US mass shootings: Pursue gun control measures, says Obama

Sep 22, 2013

US mass shootings: Pursue gun control measures, says Obama

President Barack Obama urged supporters on Saturday to "go back at it" and pursue gun-control measures after mass shootings in Washington and Chicago in the past week put the spotlight back onto the problem of gun violence in the United States. #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Gun control in America #UN gun control laws
US Senate gun bill: Federal background check of buyers included

Mar 22, 2013

US Senate gun bill: Federal background check of buyers included

The gun control legislation that the US Senate will debate next month will include an expansion of federal background checks for firearms buyers. #NewsTracker #Gun control in America
US gun lobbying group says Cong does not have votes to pass ban

Jan 14, 2013

US gun lobbying group says Cong does not have votes to pass ban

Obama is expected to announce the next steps on gun violence after he is inaugurated over the weekend and enters his second term. #United States #NewsTracker #Brack Obama #Gun control in America
Gun control: Obama prepared to act on his own if necessary

Jan 10, 2013

Gun control: Obama prepared to act on his own if necessary

Even without action by Congress, Obama could issue orders to improve background checks on gun buyers, ban certain gun imports and bolster oversight of dealers. #United States #Barack Obama #WhatNext #Joe Biden #Gun control in America
Obama vows to control gun violence, wants measures in 2013

Dec 31, 2012

Obama vows to control gun violence, wants measures in 2013

In his boldest terms yet, he vowed to rally the American people around an agenda to limit gun violence and said he still supports increased background checks and bans on assault weapons and high capacity bullet magazines. #United States #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Gun control in America #Gun violence

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Obama vows to control gun violence, wants measures in 2013

Sep 15, 2014

Anti-Gun Groups No Longer Fighting For Assault Weapons Bans | Matt Vespa

Alas, gun control groups seem to have moved away from so-called assault weapons bans for reasons pro-Second Amendment groups have espoused for months; they're ineffective and represent a very small fraction of firearm-related homicides. Shannon Watts...
Obama vows to control gun violence, wants measures in 2013

Sep 17, 2014

Action star Liam Neeson on Bono, Ralph Fiennes, and his fear of guns and technology

'Action heroes used to be for much younger men, but now I get all these scripts where it’s, ‘Scratch 35, and now it’s 60’!' laughs Liam Neeson, 62, acknowledging his role in reshaping today’s new breed of bus-pass-carrying action hero. But he’s still... #Ralph Fiennes #Connecticut #United Kingdom #Natasha Richardson #Liam Neeson #New York (state)
Obama vows to control gun violence, wants measures in 2013

Sep 04, 2014

Moms' Group Calls Out Kroger's Gun Policy In Unprecedented New Ad Campaign

The moms are taking the gun control fight to Kroger's backyard. On Thursday, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a gun control group backed by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's considerable financial resources, will blanket half... #Michael Bloomberg #Kroger #Starbucks Corp