5:52 PM, Mar 21, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Harry Reid will reverse course and allow a tough gun bill to be introduced in the Senate.
Read more... 2:31 PM, Mar 21, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Vice President Joe Biden incorrectly stated early today that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords had been "shot and mortally wounded":
Read more... 10:29 AM, Mar 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
House speaker John Boehner was asked about gun control measures being considered in the Senate this morning on national television:
VIDEO Read more... "I'm not a sixth grader ... it's fine you want to lecture me on the Constitution. I appreciate it. Just know I've been here for a long time. " 10:54 AM, Mar 14, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Ted Cruz and Dianne Feinstein had this explosive exchange at a Senate Judiciary Hearing on guns earlier today:
VIDEO Read more... 10:46 AM, Mar 10, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
On CBS this morning, New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg made the case that handguns are more deadly than "assault weapons."
VIDEO Read more... 11:00 AM, Mar 9, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
A new poll measuring public opinion of gun control measures being considered in Colorado finds the issue could be politically dangerous for Democrats. And most don’t think “sweeping gun control measures will make them any safer,” according to the pollster.
Read more... 11:17 AM, Mar 6, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Attorney General Eric Holder said today at a Senate hearing that he believes he once shot an AR-15, a so-called assault weapon:
"This committee will be taking up legislation about banning 'assault weapons,'" said Senator Lindsey Graham. "Are you familiar with the AR-15?"
"I'm familiar with it, yes," said Holder.
Graham interjected, "Just generally speaking--"
"Yeah," said Holder, "I think I might have shot one at the FBI academy."
Read more... 5:31 PM, Feb 21, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
The other day, Vice President Joe Biden revealed that he told his wife to fire warning shots off their balcony if an intruder were near. "If there's ever a problem," Biden said he told his wife, Jill, "just walk out on the balcony here--walk out, put that double barrel shot gun and fire two blasts outside the house -- I promise you whoever is coming in ... You don't need an AR-15, it's harder to aim, it's harder to use...Buy a shotgun! Buy a shotgun!"
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THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with Fred Barnes, hosted by Michael Graham:
Read more... 9:42 AM, Feb 10, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
House minority leader Nancy Pelosi defended violent video games today on Fox News Sunday:
"You have a lot of friends in Hollywood," said host Chris Wallace. "Why don't you go to them and publicly say, I challenge you to stop the video games?"
Read more... 3:20 PM, Feb 4, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Barack Obama admitted today in a speech in Minnesota that his gun control policies are not a "perfect solution:
VIDEO Read more... 10:17 AM, Feb 2, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
This morning, the White House released a photo of President Obama shooting a gun:
"President Barack Obama shoots clay targets on the range at Camp David, Md., Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)," the caption reads.