The conservative justice wrote the landmark decision in 2008 that recognized the Second Amendment as an individual right to bear arms.
Asked why he was wearing a pistol, Reagan replied, “In case you guys can’t do the job, I can help out.”
Gun distributors currently are protected under a 2005 law that grants them immunity from civil lawsuits brought by victims of violence.
Some Democrats fear Hillary Clinton's recent attacks on Bernie Sanders’s gun record and health care policy could hurt their party.
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker said he thinks Obama overstepped his role by expanding the background checks system.
The move by a Democratic AG signals a push to tighten firearms restrictions in a state with a GOP-led legislature.
The scorecard each year consistently shows the states with better grades have a lower rate of of gun deaths.
Mass shootings are not unknown to other countries. But in the U.S., a bitter political debate continues about gun laws.
A group challenged an ordinance in Highland Park, Illinois, that bans assault weapons and large-capacity magazines.
The Democratic presidential front-runner urged Americans not to give up hope that the gun lobby can be defeated.
In poll, 63 percent say mass shootings are a reflection of problems identifying, treating people with mental health issues.
Civil jury verdicts like the one in Milwaukee could pressure gun sellers into preventing illegal sales.
Just 33 percent of Americans think gun sale laws should remain as they are.
Umpqua's student handbook says firearms are prohibited on college property "except as expressly authorized by law or college regulations."
Many of the 20 presidential candidates joined in on the social media conversation.