gun control


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efforts to regulate or control sales of guns

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California has adopted nearly every so-called 'common sense' gun control law her ilk has supported, and none of those restrictive measures prevented this outrage.
The result of our lack of substantive, internationally comparable gun control is entirely clear: the U.
Very highly recommended for community and academic library Social Issues reference collections in general, and Gun Control Policy supplemental studies reading lists in particular, it should be noted for personal reading lists that "Showdown: The Looming Crisis Over Gun Control" is also available in a Kindle edition ($9.
registered voters (26%) say they would vote only for a candidate who shares their views on gun control -- about double the 11% to 15% who said this in the year after the 1999 Columbine High School massacre.
The letters contained threats to Bloomberg that make reference to the political debate over gun control.
Perhaps the biggest disappointment on Wednesday for gun control afvocates was the Senate voting down the background checks bill, 54 to 46.
Campaign finance and lobbying data shows that gun rights advocates wield far more fiscal power than gun control advocates.
In the October report, 50 percent of those surveyed oppose stricter gun control laws, while 11 percent are not sure.
She published her standard questionnaire as an appendix to the book, and the citations she offers to support her claims seem to come from both sides of the gun control debate.
Chief Bratton is now clamoring for more gun control and more strict gun laws.
We wrote letters and tried to meet with city council members about gun control, but they ignored us.
OUTGUNNED: The First Complete Insider Account of the Battle Over Gun Control by Harry Brown and Daniel G.
Although most of us assume that we must either oppose or support gun control, the issue is far more complex: we must decide who can own which guns under what conditions.
Generally, stories advocating gun control outnumbered those opposing gun control by almost 10-1.
Gordon Petersen, advancing one of the biggest pundit whoppers ever, said, "We've talked about gun control endlessly here, I don't know what you could say at this point.