Four of the gunshot victims are teenagers.
House Republicans look to permanently eliminate gun-free school campuses across the country by reintroducing a bill to fully repeal the Gun-Free School Zones Act.
The senators wrote that it's "past due time" to update the 1989-era regulations on toy guns.
"Gov. Northam is following the gun control playbook by exploiting a tragedy to push his failed political agenda," the group said.
The NRA is preventing its longtime public relations firm from turning over documents to Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee investigating alleged financial mismanagement.
"We stand right now on behalf of our president, and we pray for your grace and your mercy and your wisdom upon him," McLean Bible Church Lead Pastor David Platt said to his congregation as President Trump stood beside him on stage.
“To suddenly split the two in this really acrimonious dispute certainly leaves the NRA without the kind of institutional management they’ve come to rely on,” one analyst said.
The NRA claims the bill is necessary to prevent property from being looted in the aftermath of hurricanes and other disasters.
“The sign says ‘no firearms or weapons beyond this point,’” Stubbs said. “It was very visible, on my door.”
Law enforcement officials were apparently unaware that an op-ed they were asked to put their names to was written by the NRA.
Wisconsin Democrat Shelia Stubbs posted a sign outside her office banning firearms, but her Republican colleague didn’t pay it much attention.
Kendrick Castillo, 18, who rushed at the shooter at Colorado's STEM School Highlands Ranch, saving the lives of other students, will be honored with the procession before his memorial service.
Senator Cory Booker, a 2020 presidential candidate, has proposed new reforms to meet the mounting challenge of gun suicides.
“If you asked most Americans whether they believe there are standards in place to secure weapons in gun shops, I would suspect most Americans would say yes,” Congressman Joe Morelle told Newsweek.
Democrats on the House Ways and Means Committee are calling for a probe of the gun rights group after numerous allegations of financial misconduct emerged.
“We're balancing a very complex mission that's mutlifaceted,” said Robert Perez, deputy commissioner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency.
The proposals would incur significant opposition from Republican lawmakers and organizations like the National Rifle Association.
The couple were making a purchase at a grocery store in Land O’Lakes, Florida, when the wife’s gun accidentally when off, striking her husband with a bullet.
“If I have an aggressive kid in my class and he gets a hold of my gun, what then?” asked one teacher.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders pushed back against such criticism, saying President Donald Trump "has condemned not only this act, but all acts of evil and hatred and racism and bigotry."
“What [senators] voted for yesterday is to introduce guns into the everyday reality of school. It’s going to increase the risk of gunfire and casualty in schools, not decrease it,” Fred Guttenberg told Newsweek.
“Say it with me, and be loud for the folks in the back row: The American public does NOT approve of arming teachers,” said a pollster and former teacher.
Undercover investigation recorded Steve Dickson, leader of the One Nation party, saying, “We get the balance of power. Very simply, that means that we have the testicles of the government in our hand at every given stage.”
The country is set to change its gun laws within days of an attack that claimed the lives of 50 people.