See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Even In Blue Minnesota, Gun Control Seems A Tough Sell

Posted on AllSides February 7th, 2013
From The Left

Minnesota has a Democratic governor, two Democratic senators, and Democrats control both houses of its Legislature. So it may have come as no surprise when President Obama went there earlier this week to rally support for his proposals to reduce gun violence.

But even in the politically blue state, there's considerable resistance to placing further restrictions on gun ownership.

During his visit to a Minneapolis police facility Monday, Obama urged Minnesotans to find common ground in curbing gun violence.

Read full story
http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2013/02/06/171301128/even-in-blue-minnesota-gun-control-seems-a-tough-sell

More News about Gun Control and Gun Rights from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right