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Jeff Katz
November 08, 2019 - 4:46 pm
After hyping up Democrats Tuesday night and celebrating the "blue wave" that swept Virginia in the elections, Gov. Ralph Northam (D) is already preparing to put together legislation that will take guns away from law-abiding citizens. According to The Washington Post , Northam is returning to the...
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August 21, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By JILL COLVIN and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be careful that closing what he calls "loopholes" doesn't clear the way for more gun control. Speaking to...
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Jeff Katz
August 14, 2019 - 1:37 pm
Democrats have been pushing for universal backgroud checks in the days since the mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso, but one writer reminds everyone that such checks cannot be enforced unless there is a national gun registry. Is that where we're headed? READ MORE .
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