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Jeff Katz
July 15, 2019 - 11:30 am
Just a friendly reminder, if Kamala Harris is elected president in 2020, she will use executive action to take your guns. Harris renewed her promise in a tweet sent out on Saturday: Gun violence is the leading cause of death for young Black men in America. We must stop this. When president, I will...
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Among the dozens of Democrats in the running for the 2020 presidential nomination are eight outliers that are planning to ban certain guns that law-abiding American citizens already own. Among those are Cory Booker, Kamala Harris and Bernie Sanders. Check out the full list here .
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Jeff Katz
July 10, 2019 - 4:51 pm
State Senator Siobhan Dunnavant (12th District) joined Jeff to discuss Gov. Northam's gun grab session ending almost before it started and her bill that would make it easier for people to report mental health issues that could lead to violence.
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Jeff Katz
July 09, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Looks like Gov. Northam's gun grab session did not go as planned on Tuesday. According to a report from CBS 6, the session ended merely one hour after it began, with the Republican-controlled chambers voting to adjourn until November 18, after the elections. Republican leadership also criticized...
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July 09, 2019 - 2:37 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) — Governor Ralph Northam today issued the following statement after the House of Delegates and the Senate of Virginia adjourned until November 18 without taking any votes on proposed gun safety legislation. “I called legislators back to Richmond for this special...
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July 09, 2019 - 11:58 am
By ALAN SUDERMAN and SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's governor led gun-control supporters in chants of "Enough is Enough!" outside the Capitol Tuesday after summoning legislators to debate and vote on new gun laws. Gov. Ralph Northam ordered lawmakers back for a...
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July 03, 2019 - 2:45 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. - newsradiowrva.com) — Governor Ralph Northam today announced his legislative agenda for the July 9 special session of the General Assembly. The special session is intended to address the gun violence emergency in Virginia. “We continue to lose too many lives to senseless and...
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Jeff Katz
July 02, 2019 - 3:26 pm
The Richmond City Council voted Monday to pass a proposal from Mayor Levar Stoney to ban the carrying of guns in government buildings, parks and community facilities, according to ABC 8News . The proposal will only go into effect if the General Assembly passes a bill allowing local governments to...
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Jeff Katz
June 28, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Sen. Kamala Harris has been cavalier with her promises to use executive action to enact more gun control laws in the U.S. Thursday night, she reiterated that promise by countering her fellow Democrats on the stage -- who essentially said that they would work with Congress to implement gun laws --...
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Jeff Katz
June 28, 2019 - 2:04 pm
Thursday night during the second half of the Democratic debate, former Vice President Joe Biden stepped on himself many times, including butchering terminology when speaking on gun control. Biden bragged, "I'm the guy that got the number of clips in a gun banned." Biden senior moment: "I’m the guy...
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