The number of blocked gun sales nearly doubled between 2019 and 2020, according to FBI data.
Authorities said the gun went off and struck the woman in the abdomen when she tried to take it from the child during a stop in North Carolina.
Marita Hile, 64, had been driving in Tilton, Illinois when her vehicle crashed into a sign at a gas station after a child in the back seat of her car accidentally shot her.
The pandemic could cause a bigger shift in the conversation about gun legislation leading into the 2020 general election, a political advisor told Newsweek.
The Everytown for Gun Safety group praised former VP's history of supporting measures to prevent gun violence as reason for endorsement.
Federal law prohibits convicted domestic abusers or family members subject to a protective order from possessing firearms.
The former New York mayor is reportedly concerned that none of the current Democrat contenders can beat President Donald Trump in 2020.
According to the Virginia Public Access Project, Everytown for Gun Safety has spent over $1 million during this election cycle on Democratic candidates and committees.
Police require over 700 hours of training to carry a firearm. Teachers in one Ohio school district will need just 27.
According to reports, the accident marks the 150th time a child has been injured or killed in a shooting in 2018.
The Senate bill to allow concealed carry of guns nationwide currently has 36 co-sponsors, all of whom are Republicans.
For years, national reciprocity has been a top priority for the National Rifle Association.
Everytown is threatening to hold elected officials responsible for their gun votes during their 2018 election races.
The Senate rejected four gun proposals in the wake of the Orlando massacre. Now what?
Oregon joins California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, New York, Rhode Island and Washington.