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Florida lawmakers face political pressure after Parkland shooting
A number of Florida politicians are facing public pressure to act after 17 students were killed during a deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland last week — blowback that advocates hope could bring about some type of reform in the gun-friendly state. What that
Shooting survivor Gabby Giffords rolls out anti-gun ad attacking Florida governor
Former congresswoman and mass shooting survivor Gabby Giffords is calling out Florida Gov. Rick Scott over his inaction on gun violence and ties to the National Rifle Association a week after 17 people were killed in a school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Giffords rolled out an ad campaign against
Survivors of the Parkland school shooting speak out
The students called out politicians for taking money from the NRA and demanded action on gun control.
The Latest: Trump visits hospital, meets shooting survivors
President Donald Trump meets school shooting survivors at Florida hospital, praises doctors, nurses and first responders for their 'incredible work
The mix of politicians saying it's either not the time to talk about gun control or it's past time
The reactions to the country's latest mass shooting appear to be falling along fairly familiar party lines, with a number of key Republicans saying that now is not the time to discuss any gun control reforms while some Democrats demand action. Elected Democrats aren't the only ones calling for
Florida senator to Trump: 'Listen to the kids'
Sen. Bill Nelson visited Stoneman Douglas High School to advocate for "common sense" gun regulations after the nation's most recent school shooting.
Lots of talk, little action in Congress after shootings
Democrats say Congress needs to do more to help prevent the kind of shooting tragedy that left 17 people dead at a Florida high school this week
Florida school shooting victims identified as families, community grieve
An emotional vigil was held for the 17 victims who were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as survivors told stories about lost classmates and police released an updated timeline.
Suspect in Parkland, Florida shooting bought AR-15 legally, law enforcement officials say
Trump says "making our schools and our children safer will be our top priority," before ignoring a question on gun control.
The Note: A surprising road to familiar results
The TAKE with Rick Klein The results should feel familiar by now, even if the road there is constantly surprising. President Donald Trump wants to go very broad on immigration, only signing off on a plan for Dreamers if the border wall is funded and legal immigration is curtailed. But he wants to