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.
The legislators want suspected terrorists to be prevented from buying guns.
The Senate rejected four gun proposals in the wake of the Orlando massacre. Now what?
Despite the quick action, the gun control efforts are not expected to achieve the votes needed for passage.
Top court may decide this week whether to hear challenges to laws in Connecticut and New York that ban semiautomatic weapons.
Votes on four bills are scheduled for the Senate with 71 percent of Americans favoring new gun regulations, according to new poll.
Republicans and the NRA are under pressure to respond to the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.