One senator compared Trump’s opportunity to enact gun laws to President Richard Nixon’s visit to China in 1972.
The U.S. outranked China, Japan, Germany and the U.K.—combined—in firearm assaults.
Many Americans think gun violence won’t ever personally touch their lives. The likelihood of knowing someone who has been shot is now more than 99 percent.
With the NRA’s focus on federal elections, groups like Everytown for Gun Safety have seized an opening to outspend the gun lobby on state ballot initiatives.
The national tour will reach at last 43 cities across 14 states in six weeks and end on Election Day.
Democratic vice presidential pick urges strengthened background checks, closing gun show loophole, limiting combat weapons and expanding mental health services.
Teen gunman who killed nine lived in a society with extensive gun control measures.
When discussing gun violence or other potentially frightening topics with children, it’s important to present information in an age-appropriate way that a child can understand.
Democrats are acting on their pledges to push for gun legislation.
The big questions about how Americans buy and sell guns—including the controversial AR-15 rifle—are likely to be settled in the courts rather than in the still-paralyzed Congress.