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House OKs GOP bill expanding gun owners' rights
The House has approved a Republican bill making it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines _ the first gun legislation in Congress since mass shootings in Nevada and Texas killed more than 80 people
Moms who became gun control activists are now running for office
Amber Gustafson, a mother of three, launched her campaign for the Iowa State Senate the day after this month's gun massacre in Las Vegas. She had been planning the event for weeks, so despite the terrible news and the calls she got from friends and fellow gun-safety activists all night, she did not
Democrats' call to action after Vegas shooting includes plea for 'moral courage' on gun control legislation
Democrats, seething over GOP inaction on gun control, are pushing piecemeal legislation after the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history in Las Vegas Sunday night. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., the civil rights icon who has led the push for tightening gun control laws in Congress, called on Democrats
Mark Kelly and Gabby Giffords blame Congress for inaction on gun laws
Today is a very dark day. For our great country this is the worst case scenario. It's haunted screens. That we would wake up to the news of massacre. Likeness. Weapons of four. In the hands. Of the determined killer. With a tactical advantage. This was an ambush if there ever was one. This. Was
Gabby Giffords calls on Republicans, Democrats to 'work together' after GOP baseball shooting
Former Arizona Representative Gabby Giffords -- who was gravely wounded in a mass shooting several years ago -- said Republicans and Democrats need to “work together” in the wake of an attack that struck Republican members of Congress at an early morning baseball practice in Virginia. Giffords, who
Congressmen describe how the GOP baseball shooting unfolded
Ohio Rep. Brad Wenstrup and Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks tell "GMA" about the moment a gunman opened fire at their GOP baseball practice and how they came to the aid of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise after he was shot.
Gunman opens fire at congressional baseball practice
Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, the House majority whip, is in critical condition after the shooting in Alexandria, Virginia.
Scalise in critical condition after gunman opens fire at congressional baseball practice in Virginia
Rep. Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, the House majority whip, is in critical condition, hospital officials said Wednesday evening, after he and three others were shot by a gunman this morning while members of Congress were practicing for a charity baseball game in Alexandria, Virginia. Officers
Rep. Steve Scalise among those shot at Virginia park: Reports
Police are investigating a shooting at a park in Alexandria, Virginia, this morning, and initial law enforcement reports indicate that Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, was among those shot.