Sen. John Cornyn warned against an executive order requiring the technology.
Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) said minors who commit violent crimes can now easily purchase guns.
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The policy changes come after pressure from gun control groups.
Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) announced Wednesday that he plans to introduce a bill that would require...
Less than a third, 31 percent, support stricter gun laws.
Conservative lawmakers in Missouri are seeking to band together with allies in other states to...
Judge Edmond E. Chang wrote that the city’s law on gun sales “goes too far.”
A state judge on Monday called out the governor for not defending a law in court.
The healthcare law roiled politics in 2013 and promises to keep shaking things up next year.
Senate majority leader spoke a day before the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.
The failed push has left gun control proponents in Congress dejected.
Rep. Steve Stockman aims to dock federal funding to states with gun registries.
Reid says he doesn't have the votes to move a bill on background checks.
Connecticut Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal called for action on Thursday.
The action is part of Obama's pursuit of stronger gun control via executive action.
A string of school shootings is prompting renewed calls for more stringent federal rules.
Gabby Giffords's gun control group will air a television ad demanding action on background checks...
It's the third anniversary of the shooting that severely wounded Giffords, killed six others.
Recently, a pickup basketball game of two-on-two started up in the fenced-in playground of the...
The two regulations are intended to keep guns from the mentally ill.
Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) used the anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre to call for major gun...
Still unknown is whether the White House will renew a call for expanded background checks.
Eight states enacted significant laws in 2013, despite the defeat of federal legislation.