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:
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In the last month, New York governor Andrew Cuomo has pushed big gun control measures. It's resulted in his approval dropping by 15 percentage points.
: Hotline reports Read more... 1:04 PM, Jan 29, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
A press release from gun-rights group Rocky Mountain Gun Owners announces that last night it gave a firearms class to 300 teachers in Colorado. There was no cost for admission.
Read more... Then deletes it. 12:52 PM, Jan 29, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Obama recently told the
New Republic magazine, "Up at Camp David, we do skeet shooting all the time." Today, after some suggested the president's claim might not be true, the New Republic tweeted a picture supposedly proving that Obama has gone skeet shooting: Read more... 10:03 AM, Jan 28, 2013 • By MICHAEL WARREN
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet
writes for : Newsweek
Karl Marx summed up Communism as “from each according to his ability, to each according to his needs.” This is a good, pithy saying, which, in practice, has succeeded in bringing, upon those under its sway, misery, poverty, rape, torture, slavery, and death.
Read more... 9:32 AM, Jan 27, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
In an interview with the
, President Barack Obama is asked whether he's "ever fired a gun." New Republic
"Yes," Obama says, "in fact, up at Camp David, we do skeet shooting all the time."
Read more... 8:06 AM, Jan 25, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Not everyone will have to abide by Senator Dianne Feinstein's gun control bill. If the proposed legislation becomes law, government officials and others will be exempt.
Read more... 2:41 PM, Jan 24, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
In his Google hangout on gun control today, Vice President Joe Biden made this recommendation: "So you want to keep people away in an earthquake? Buy some shotgun shells."
Biden said the shotgun would be better to keep away folks after a devastating earthquake than an "assault weapon."
Read more... 12:21 PM, Jan 24, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Joe Biden will head down to Richmond, Virginia on Friday to give a "gun safety" roundtable discussion. The vice president will be accompanied by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
Read more... 11:52 AM, Jan 24, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Senator Dianne Feinstein announced an assault weapons ban today on Capitol Hill, saying, "The purpose is to dry up the supply of these weapons over time":
Read more... Feinstein "will have lots of assault weapons at her big event calling for a ban." 8:33 AM, Jan 24, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Senator Dianne Feinstein of California will introduce an "assault weapons" ban today on Capitol Hill. Yesterday, Feinstein touted the announcement on Twitter:
Read more... 5:25 PM, Jan 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Senator Al Franken clarified his support today that he is in fact in favor of the proposed "assault weapons" ban. "[W]e should reinstate a ban on assault weapons," said Franken today in a statement.
But in 2008, when he was running for office against Republican incumbent Norm Coleman, Franken sang a very different tune:
Franken was, he insisted, an adamant believer in the Second Amendment.
Read more... "This is about the coarsening of our culture." 4:39 PM, Jan 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Joe Biden explained President Barack Obama's gun control measures by saying that "It is about civility in society," according to the
. "This is about the coarsening of our culture." Huffington Post Read more...