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GOP senators introduce bill to rein in president’s emergency powers

GOP senators introduce bill to rein in president’s emergency powers

More than a dozen Republican senators introduced legislation on Tuesday that would make it easier for Congress to terminate future national emergency declarations, days before the chamber will vote on ...

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The House passed 2 gun control bills

The House passed 2 gun control bills

House Democrats took a victory lap this week as their new majority passed two priority gun control measures that the previous Republican majority had blocked for years, but they appear ...

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NY Gov signs ‘Red Flag’ gun control bill

NY Gov signs ‘Red Flag’ gun control bill

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was joined on stage Monday by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to sign ‘Red Flag’ gun legislation empowering school teachers to ask a judge to evaluate ...

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From Kavanaugh to gun control: Alyssa Milano is Parkland bound this weekend

From Kavanaugh to gun control: Alyssa Milano is Parkland bound this weekend

From Kavanaugh to gun control: Alyssa Milano is Parkland bound this weekend Alyssa Milano is becoming quite the political activist. The actress was present for Thursday’s Senate historic hearing, and ...

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NRA withdraws support for GOP governor after gun control legislation

NRA withdraws support for GOP governor after gun control legislation

The National Rifle Association withdrew its support from GOP Gov. Larry Hogan’s (Md.) after he signed a series of bills aimed at gun control legislation. The Baltimore Sun reported on Saturday that the organization ...

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U.S. Sen. Murphy tells youths in New Haven: If you want gun control, vote

U.S. Sen. Murphy tells youths in New Haven: If you want gun control, vote

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., who sometimes visits the Elm City to talk with constituents about issues, occasionally will apologize for getting “political” when he speaks about politics in terms ...

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Judge blocks gun control groups’ lawsuit to stop downloadable 3D-printed guns

Judge blocks gun control groups’ lawsuit to stop downloadable 3D-printed guns

A federal judge on Friday tossed out a motion from three national gun control groups seeking a last-minute halt to a settlement that would allow for blueprints of 3-D printed firearms to be posted ...

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Gun control activist Lucy McBath wins Democratic nomination in Georgia House race

Gun control activist Lucy McBath wins Democratic nomination in Georgia House race

Gun control activist Lucy McBath, whose son was shot and killed in 2012, will win the Democratic nomination in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, CNN projects. McBath, who defeated businessman Kevin ...

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American citizens own 40 per cent of all guns in the world

American citizens own 40 per cent of all guns in the world

American citizens now own 40 per cent of all guns in the world – more than the next 25 top-ranked gun ownership countries combined – with the number only set ...

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Thousands of gun control activists flock to Brooklyn Bridge in ‘Youth over Guns’ march

Thousands of gun control activists flock to Brooklyn Bridge in ‘Youth over Guns’ march

Thousands of young gun control activists have converged on New York’s Brooklyn Bridge, marching across the iconic structure in the latest effort to press for tougher regulations on weapons. Youth ...

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