gun control

Manhattan DA Cy Vance
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March 26, 2018 - 6:11 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance is supporting a New York state proposal to keep guns out of dangerous hands. The legislation is called the Extreme Risk Protection Bill, and it would disarm people deemed a safety risk. Vance told WCBS 880 that he is in strong support of a...
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March 25, 2018 - 4:22 pm
New York state Sen. Brian Kavanagh (D-Manhattan/Brooklyn) on Sunday called on state lawmakers to pass a bill that would keep guns out of the hands of people who have been deemed dangerous to themselves or others.
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Christian Fourmax Calls For Gun Reforms
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March 25, 2018 - 1:32 pm
A day after hundreds of thousands of people marched in New York City in support of stronger gun laws, there was talk Sunday about taking the next step.
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Governor Andrew Cuomo joins demonstrators at the March For Our Lives
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March 24, 2018 - 3:20 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- There were many personal connections to the Parkland rampage at the New York City, March for Our Lives. Scenes from the #MarchForOurLives rally in New York City. See more photos here and listen to WCBS for live reports from our @EthanHarpNews : https...
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Steve Scott, Sen. Richard Blumenthal
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March 08, 2018 - 4:22 pm
Two U.S. senators, Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) and Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) have proposed legislation allowing federal courts to keep guns away from those who show warning signs of violence.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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March 07, 2018 - 7:49 pm
New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an open letter to President Donald Trump Wednesday, calling for Trump to take action on gun control in the wake of the Florida high school massacre.
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Sen. Charles Schumer Calls For Gun Legislation
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March 04, 2018 - 2:00 pm
The unprecedented response by students to the Florida school shooting rampage has pushed Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) to make a new demand for action in Congress.
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Sen. Chris Murphy
February 28, 2018 - 7:12 pm
President Donald Trump held a roundtable discussion Wednesday with members from both sides of the aisle in Congress on gun laws.
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Steve Scott, Rep. Peter King
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February 28, 2018 - 4:10 pm
U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-New York) of Long Island is calling for background checks for all guns sold.
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February 28, 2018 - 11:02 am
There's been plenty of talk about tougher gun laws, but now there's an effort in New Jersey to do something about them.
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