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Aug 03 2023
Two Tennessee Democrats who were expelled from the state’s GOP-controlled House over a gun control protest ― only to be reinstated days later on an interim basis ― won back their legislative seats Thursday night. The two first-term lawmakers were expelled in April after they joined demonstrators in calling for stronger gun control following a Nashville school shooting that left three childrenHuffPost
Jun 08 2023
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday called for the country to adopt an amendment to the Constitution that would challenge the core of the Second Amendment by writing new gun controls into the government’s founding document.
He said California will lead the way in proposing a new constitutional convention to propose the amendment.
Mr. Newsom said his proposal would create aWashington Times
Sep 26 2023
California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) signed multiple state gun regulation bills Tuesday including one that will double the taxes on gun and ammunition sales to fund violence intervention programs and public school security measures—as the governor makes gun regulation a key piece of his legacy amid increased mass shootings in the U.S. The gun tax bill, AB28, will enforce an 11% tax on the sale ofForbes
Oct 02 2023
US President Joe Biden’s son Hunter is to appear in federal court in Delaware on Tuesday and is expected to plead not guilty to charges of illegally possessing a handgun. Hunter Biden, 53, is facing three felony charges stemming from his 2018 purchase of a .38-caliber Colt Cobra revolver. Biden is charged with two counts of making false statements for claiming on forms required for the gunBreitbart News
Jul 17 2023
A federal judge in Oregon upheld a state restriction on gun ownership that many have called the most stringent in the country. The Friday ruling from U.S. District Court Judge Karin Immergut found that Oregon's law is in line with the Second Amendment because it is in keeping with a U.S. tradition of "regulating uniquely dangerous features of weapons and firearms to protect public safety."Fox News (Online News)
Oct 04 2023
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Jun 16 2023
WASHINGTON — President Biden unexpectedly ended a speech on gun control Friday by telling his audience, “God save the Queen, man” — after warning that they could be liable for the actions of people who steal their cars. The 80-year-old president’s signoff confounded listeners, including journalists in the room at the University of Hartford’s campus in Connecticut. “Several of you have asked meNew York Post (News)
Aug 04 2023
This piece was originally published on Upward News, which AllSide rates as Lean Right.
What’s happening: President Joe Biden’s Education Department is withholding funding from archery and hunting programs in elementary and secondary schools nationwide.The details: The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act — a gun control bill passed after the Uvalde school shooting — prohibits Upward News Editorial Team
Apr 28 2023
A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction Friday blocking Illinois' ban on assault-style weapons and high-capacity magazines until a lawsuit challenging the law is completed. Judge Stephen P. McGlynn of the Southern District of Illinois in East St. Louis ruled the Protect Illinois Communities Act (PICA) likely will be found unconstitutional when the lawsuit goes to trial and theNewsmax (News)