gun control

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September 01, 2019 - 6:24 pm
New Jersey is joining New York as the latest state to institute a “red flag” law.
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Sen. Chris Murphy
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Sean Adams
August 23, 2019 - 2:51 pm
A Senate Democrat leading the charge for new gun control measures is skeptical his recent talks with President Donald Trump will bear fruit.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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August 05, 2019 - 2:48 pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday called President Donald Trump’s statement on two mass shootings in Texas and Ohio over the weekend “hypocritical.”
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Gun control
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August 05, 2019 - 2:47 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (WCBS 880) — Since the Sandy Hook massacre, lawmakers and advocates in Connecticut have fought for stricter gun control legislation. Since that day, there have been over 2,100 mass shootings in America and after a weekend full of tragedy, the gun debate is sparking anew. Connecticut...
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Rifles
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August 05, 2019 - 1:26 pm
Gun control advocates say they will hold Democrats’ feet to the fire in the upcoming election year if they don’t do enough on gun control.
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Kirsten Gillibrand
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August 05, 2019 - 11:56 am
Senator and presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand is not persuaded by the president’s words.
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Gays Against Guns protest
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August 04, 2019 - 6:08 pm
Gays Against Guns—a group founded after the Pulse nightclub shooting—is once again on the streets asking for more stringent gun laws.
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Gun Shop
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July 29, 2019 - 4:22 pm
New York is extending the waiting period for certain gun purchases from three days to 30 days to give authorities more time to run background checks.
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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July 16, 2019 - 4:50 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday signed new bills aimed at tightening the already strict gun laws in New Jersey.
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Gun Silencer
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June 21, 2019 - 2:56 pm
New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez introduced legislation Friday to ban gun silencers, like the one used in the recent Virginia Beach shooting, nationwide.
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