California Governor Gavin Newsom signed 15 new gun related bills into law on Friday, which some reports claim is the broadest gun regulation effort in the nation to date.
Senator Cory Booker is calling out Beto O’Rrourke over his position on gun licensing. During a ‘March for Our Lives’ event in Las Vegas Wednesday, Booker accused O’Rourke of supporting mandatory licensing only after the mass shooting in El Paso.
The National Rifle Association is celebrating San Francisco’s decision to retract a recent resolution, which instructed the city to investigate and end any possible ties with the gun group. The NRA filed a lawsuit against San Francisco in September after its liberal Board of Supervisors unanimously decided to uproot all ties the city may have with the pro-gun organization.
More Democrats have come forward to denounce 2020 hopeful Beto O’Rourke’s recent proposal to confiscate automatic firearms.
President Trump continues to be pressured by Democrats to take up universal background check legislation. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke with the president about the matter Sunday.
Lawmakers are hoping the president comes to a decision soon on what kind of gun legislation he would sign-off on. One America’s Marty Golingan has more on how the White House and the Senate aim to get gun measures off the ground.
The National Rifle Association (NRA) is pushing back on a declaration, which labels the group a “domestic terrorist organization.” The NRA filed a lawsuit Monday, challenging the declaration filed by the city of San Francisco. The gun rights advocacy group is claiming it violates their First Amendment rights of free speech.
Congress is poised to consider a slew of hot topic legislation as they return to the nation’s capitol, following a six week recess. Lawmakers will begin talks on an array of issues, including gun control, spending and trade.
The recent gun violence in Texas has given renewed urgency to calls for gun control by Democrats, but some conservatives believe this may be Democrats’ first step in trying to confiscate firearms. One America’s John Hines has more from Washington.