"Obviously, this is why we have unintentional shootings involving children."
The shots were first reported at about 2:20 p.m. local time.
That tragedy marked the 123rd child under the age of 11 killed or wounded in gunfire since January 1. It was also the second fatal shooting of a child shooting of that day.
Like gun control, climate action has sweeping public support but not enough in Washington.
“We can't just keep setting up blue-ribbon committees,” the president said, before officials announced that a commission would study the hike on age to buy assault weapons.
Josh Kushner is a lifelong Democrat, a spokesman said in 2016, and did not intend on voting for President Donald Trump.
The NRA’s lawsuit comes after Florida Governor Rick Scott signed legislation that would raise the age to buy rifles to 21.
The Department of Justice submitted notice of proposed regulation to clarify the meaning of “machinegun” in the National Firearms Act and Gun Control Act includes bump stock devices, and that federal law, therefore, prohibits their possession, sale, or manufacture.
The observation reports span six days, beginning three days after the February 14 school attack.
The Wikipedia Project: Firearms group worked to remove mentions of mass shootings or gun control controversies on the “Colt AR-15” Wikipedia page.
A new poll shows American voters think the majority of Congress is afraid of the NRA and support companies like Dick's Sporting Goods, which announced it will stop selling assault-style rifles or raise the age restriction to 21.
Members of the military and law enforcement will be exempt from the ban.
The Senate Majority Leader scheduled a banking reform bill for consideration this week, effectively delaying a debate on gun control in Congress's upper chamber as much of the country turns to Capitol Hill for stricter firearms regulations.
Republican Kelli Stargel opposed a ban on assault weapons.
Actors will be wearing the orange American flag pins at the ceremony.
The maker of Smith & Wesson firearms says demand is falling to “new, lower levels,” after years of increasing sales under President Barack Obama.
Donald Trump and Mike Pence "support the Second Amendment, support strong due process and don't want gun control," an NRA lobbyist said.
"Federal support for research that could help states and communities reduce firearm crime, violence, and suicide remains very limited," RAND researchers said.
The president suggested taking guns away from mentally ill people without due process.
A sign reading "Shoot a .50 Caliber Only $29" was changed by a group advocating for changes in gun laws.