By Brian Hughes | 12/10/13 07:23 AM
Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday will announce $100 million in government spending on mental health services, trumpeting the investment during a meeting with family members of victims from the massacre in Newtown, Conn.
By Tim Mak | 12/09/13 06:58 PM
The Senate approved a 10-year extension of a ban on plastic guns Monday, but chose not to adopt Sen. Chuck Schumer's proposal to tighten rules on guns created with 3-D printers. "Science fiction has become a reality," the New York Democrat said of the evolving technology of 3-D printers, which...
By Associated Press | 12/09/13 06:00 AM
A Senate vote to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms capable of evading metal detectors and X-ray machines is shaping up as a bittersweet moment for gun control supporters, days before the anniversary of the deadly mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. Monday's...
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 08:47 AM
Facing a standoff in the Senate, the top Democrats and Republicans on Congress' military panels are working on a backup plan to ensure that they complete a far-reaching defense policy bill before year's end.
By Tim Mak | 12/05/13 05:03 PM
The National Rifle Association indicated its support for the renewal of a law prohibiting hard-to-detect firearms, but made clear its opposition to expanding the law to cover "new technologies" like 3-D printed guns.
By Tim Mak | 12/03/13 04:12 PM
With the national ban on plastic guns set to expire in a matter of days, the House on Tuesday approved a 10-year extension of the ban while Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., pressed for a new provision that would directly target 3-D printed plastic guns. First passed in 1988, the Undetectable...
By Brian Hughes | 12/03/13 11:28 AM
Vice President Joe Biden touted executive actions taken by the Obama administration to reduce mass violence and pushed for Congress to pass additional gun restrictions ahead of the one-year anniversary of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary. In an email to supporters, Biden highlighted...
By Tim Mak | 11/29/13 08:47 AM
The 25-year-old law banning the manufacture of guns not easily screened by metal detectors will expire Dec. 9, a deadline that holds new urgency for lawmakers concerned about the development of 3-D printing technology and the printing of plastic guns.
By Washington Examiner staff reports | 11/29/13 08:43 AM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour have grown close in recent years, and while Barbour says he hasn't decided who to back in the Republican presidential primaries in 2016, he does like Christie's style.
By Charlie Spiering | 11/27/13 10:07 AM
The National Rifle Association thinks that Mayor Bloomberg is "full of stuffing" after his anti-gun group issued a bunch of gun-control talking points this year to bring to the table for Thanksgiving dinner.
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