Articles Tagged with Gun Control

U.S. Capitol Cops’ Guns Left In Bathrooms, One Found By Child

U.S. Capitol Cops' Guns Left In Bathrooms, One Found By Child

In the U.S. Capitol, cops’ guns left in a bathroom stall and other locations were found by at least one child, and lawmakers are very upset how often this has been happening in 2015. In a related report by the Inquisitr, when teenage girls started brawling in a park, one man responded by whipping out… Read more »

Gun Control Group Opens Fake Gun Store In NYC [Video]

Fake Gun Store

As part of efforts to raise public awareness about the risks and dangers of owning guns, a gun control group called States United To Prevent Gun Violence (SUPGV), decided to open a fake gun store for two days in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The Washington Post reports that the group set up a fake gun… Read more »

Pat Sajak Mocks Gun Control Arguments: ‘Ban Sleds Now!’

Gun control? Pat Sajak calls for sled control.

Pat Sajak, host of Wheel of Fortune, can occasionally be outspoken on political issues, and gun control is one of those. It’s been a major public conversation since the Sandy Hook murders, after which President Obama promised to do what he could to improve gun control, with or without Congress. The latest controversy in gun… Read more »

9-month-old Baby Fatally Shot By 5-year-old Brother In Northwest Missouri

5-year-old shot brother

A 5-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his 9-month-old brother in Northwest Missouri. The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Office was called to the home about 9 a.m. – and according to sheriff Darren White, the infant died just before noon at the Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. White said the infant’s mother was pretty frantic… Read more »

Gunman Dead, 3 Wounded in Florida State University Shooting [UPDATED]

Gunman opens fire at  a Florida State University campus library full of students.

[UPDATE: Gunman has been identified as an FSU alumnus and local attorney, name not yet released.] The gunman in a Florida State University school shooting was been killed by Tallahassee police and at least three students were wounded in a late night scene of violence and chaos. Just after midnight, a gunman opened fire at… Read more »

Open Carry Ban Overturned In Missouri

gun control

Missouri just passed an open carry law banning any city or other municipal entity in the state from ever approving a statute which would ban such an expression of Second Amendment rights. Amendment 5 ensured that all Missouri gun laws as “unalienable.” The law was inspired, at least in part, by the city of Webster… Read more »

Gun Control Support Plummets To Near-Record Lows [Poll]

Gun Control Support Is In Decline

Gun control support has taken a tumble since 2012. According to a new poll from Gallup, the numbers have fallen to near-record lows in just a two-year period from 58 percent to 47 percent. This 11-point drop was due to both Republicans and Democrats easing on support. On the Democrat side, it represents a drop… Read more »