Bipartisan Senate Bill To Improve Gun Background Checks AnnouncedA bipartisan group of US senators announced a bill Thursday to improve reporting in the instant background system.
Lawmaker Leaves Texas Shooting Moment Of Silence Over Inaction On GunsRep. Ted Lieu of California said he walked out of the House chamber because he wants to pass a universal background check law, a ban on assault rifles and a ban on bump-fire stocks.
San Jose Gun Owners Required To Lock Up Firearms Before Leaving HomeTo keep guns out of the hands of burglars, San Jose is requiring gun owners to lock up their firearms before leaving home.
California's Gun-Related Homicide Rate Up New state figures show the rate of people killed with guns in California went up last year, reversing years of decline that began in 2008.
NRA, GOP Open To Bump Stock Regulations As Feinstein Seeks BanThe NRA announcement followed comments from leading congressional Republicans including House Speaker Paul Ryan that Congress should take a look at the devices.
Connecticut Senator Decries Congress' 'Silence,' 'Complicity' In Gun Violencec
Feinstein Thankful Daughter Changed Plans To Be At Vegas ConcertSen. Dianne Feinstein said her daughter had planned to attend the concert where 58 people were killed and more than 500 injured by a lone gunman but changed her plans at the last minute.
GOP Leaders: No Action On Gun Legislation In Wake Of Vegas MassacreThe congressional inaction underscored the power of the National Rifle Association and the political stakes for lawmakers who maintain their support for the constitutional right to bear arms and fear any challenge to their fealty.
In Face Of Las Vegas Shooting, Congressional Inaction On Gun LegislationThe deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas renewed Democrats' calls Monday for gun safety legislation, but their pleas fell on deaf ears in the Republican-controlled Congress.
Expanded California Assault Weapon Ban Leaves Thousands Of Gun Owners In LimboTens of thousands of gun owners in California are in legal limbo because of the state's newly expanded assault weapons ban. It all has to do with delays in implementing the law, which no one wants to take responsibility for.
Supreme Court Lets San Diego Gun Control Law Remain In PlaceThe Supreme Court is rejecting yet another call to decide whether Americans have a constitutional right to carry guns with them outside their homes.
Rule To Keep Guns From Some Mentally Ill People Faces GOP RollbackIn a sign of the new climate taking hold on gun issues under a Trump administration with a Republican-led Congress, a rule to keep guns out of the hands of certain mentally disabled people is on its way to being scrapped.