Articles Tagged 'gun laws'
Virginia assault weapon ban fails after moderate Democrats break with party to reject it
Virginia’s effort to ban the sale of assault weapons was rejected by state lawmakers, including four Democrats who joined Republicans in voting down the measure.… READ MORE
Virginia House passes Dems’ gun reform laws 10 days after protests
The Virginia House of Delegates passed seven Democratic gun reform laws 10 days after large protests at the state capital over the proposed measures.
The… READ MORE
Virginia legislation seeks to restrict number of outdoor gun ranges
Legislation proposed in early January by a Virginia Democratic lawmaker could effectively limit the number of outdoor gun ranges in the commonwealth through local governments… READ MORE
Virginia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Gun Rights Rally
Fearing potential violence, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is declaring a state of emergency and is banning firearms and other weapons on the Capitol grounds in… READ MORE
Some Florida teachers can now carry guns inside the classroom
Starting Tuesday, a controversial law will allow some teachers in Florida to carry guns inside the classroom. The bill was initially passed in response to… READ MORE
Assault weapons ban picks up steam in Congress
An assault weapons ban is picking up steam in the House and on the 2020 campaign trail as Democrats search for a way to respond… READ MORE
Mandatory liability insurance for gun owners? California mayor wants to require it
The mayor of San Jose announced Monday that he is seeking “a first-of-its-kind ‘harm reduction’ model” to curb gun violence in his city, a plan… READ MORE
Trump ‘careful’ about legislation as he weighs gun options
President Trump hasn’t decided whether to support specific gun control legislation as he takes a broader look at reform options in the aftermath of mass… READ MORE
Murphy just made N.J.’s gun laws even tougher
New Jersey’s already strict firearm laws got even tougher Tuesday as Gov. Phil Murphy signed four new gun control bills into law — including one… READ MORE
Walmart will stop gun sales in New Mexico over background check laws
Walmart will reportedly stop selling guns at its New Mexico stores later this month.
The retailer’s decision came after the state passed a new law… READ MORE