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Police tape marks off a Chicago street as officers investigate the scene of a fatal shooting in the city's South Side on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. An argument in a house erupted into gunfire early Tuesday, police said. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)

Report: 430 people killed in 915 shootings in past week

Shocking numbers discovered by the Gun Violence Archive (GVA) Sunday, indicate more than 900 shootings took place in the U.S. between July 17 and July 23. In the 915 shootings accounted for, at least 430 people were killed with more than 1,000 injured. This comes as people across the nation are urging government officials to take action as gun violence surges.


Democrat mayors defunded police, funded personal security

As the defund the police movement spread across the country last summer, some mayors of Democrat-run cities quietly pulled funding from the public police budgets while bolstering their own personal security. One America’s John Hines spoke with the Open the Books founder for more on this.