Wayne LaPierre News
Call for bump stock review a 'significant crack' in NRA's 'political facade': Sen. Murphy
Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy believes the National Rifle Association's call for a review of bump stock devices in the aftermath of the Las Vegas mass shooting represents "the first significant crack" in the organization's "political facade" and predicted that the anti-gun movement will someday
Trump administration rolls back mandate to cover birth control
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders discusses the Trump administration's decision to roll back the mandate to cover birth control.
ANALYSIS: Breakthrough on gun control efforts real but may be fleeting
It looks like a stunning breakthrough in a long-paralyzed debate. A bipartisan bill has been introduced. The White House appears to be on board. Even the National Rifle Association agrees that something must be done to limit access to the kind of devices used by the Las Vegas gunman to slaughter
The Note: Latest gun control effort looks less promising in the details
THE TAKE with ABC News' Rick Klein So that's it, right? A bipartisan bill has been introduced, the gun lobby says it's on board, and the Trump White House wants a seat at the table that will generate the most significant new federal gun safety legislation of the 21st century. That’s a whole lot of
NRA calls for federal review of bump stocks after Vegas shooting
The National Rifle Association is calling for a federal review of bump stocks, a weapon modifier that allows semi-automatic weapons to fire faster. The NRA, in its first statement since the Oct. 1 shooting in Las Vegas, said that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives should
4 Years After Sandy Hook, Obama Leaves a Legacy of Little Progress on Gun Laws
During his eight years in the White House, President Barack Obama has addressed a nation confronted with the latest mass shooting no fewer than 14 times – a somber task he has had to endure more than any of his predecessors. On each occasion, from the shooting in Tucson, Arizona, when Rep. Gabby
NRA Responses to Recent Shootings Prompt Criticism From Some Members
A dichotomy between two deadly shootings a day apart has some members of the National Rifle Association criticizing the organization. The two situations differed dramatically -- one was a deadly police shooting of a black man inside a car in Minnesota on Wednesday, July 6, and the other was the
NRA Lobbyist Says Lawmakers Supporting Gun Control Push Will "Pay A Price For It"
Contentious fight over gun control on Capitol Hill sparks outrage over Second Amendment rights.
The Note: Trump on Guns
NOTABLES --NRA OFFICIALS SAY PEOPLE DRINKING AT CLUBS SHOULDN’T BE ARMED: The NRA's top lobbyist said no one should go into a nightclub "drinking and carrying firearms" when asked about Donald Trump's comments about whether armed club-goers may have prevented the Orlando nightclub shooting , and
NRA Officials Say People Drinking at Clubs Shouldn’t Be Armed
The NRA's top lobbyist said no one should go into a nightclub "drinking and carrying firearms" when asked about Donald Trump's comments about whether armed club-goers may have prevented the Orlando nightclub shooting, and NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre echoed those remarks in a separate interview. At a