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Only days after mass shooting at the community college in Oregon, President Obama said that the United States needs to follow the lead of Great Britain and Australia—nations that instituted large scale gun bans and confiscation after mass shootings on their soil. So would it work here? Maybe the more

Hillary is parading around the campaign trail with her new gun control initiatives; she’s already happily floating the idea that she’ll bypass Congress and pass gun control legislation with executive orders as president… and she’s not even the actual nominee yet (we know she will be, but still). One bit

After a long wait on confirmation, Surgeon General Vivek A. Murthy has been sworn in. Murthy’s stance on gun control resulted in the long confirmation. In a tweet in 2012, Murthy stated, “Tired of politicians playing politics w/guns, putting lives at risk b/c they’re scared of [National Rifle Association]. Guns

Representative Mike Honda (D-California) is taking aim at the Second Amendment with 3 proposed bills, which include making it illegal to make your own gun at home. “These bills are sensible, reasonable measures to limit the damage that can be inflicted by guns and those who mean harm with them,”