The push to steel Texas against new federal rules comes as gun violence nationwide — including a recent shooting in Bryan — has sparked Democrats to call for an assault weapons ban and stronger background checks, among other changes.
Queen Elizabeth's birthday will not be marked by a gun salute this year as she is still in mourning for her husband, Prince Philip.
As explained on the United States Conference of Mayors website, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act (HR 8) and the Enhanced Background Checks Act (HR 1446) both would strengthen the gun background check system.
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Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday there is an even greater urgency this legislative session to pass laws expanding gun rights because of Joe Biden’s presidency.
Texas has seen more mass shootings in the last two years than proven incidents of voter fraud, but legislators are more focused on election law than on gun violence.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The suspect accused of opening fire inside a crowded Colorado supermarket was a 21-year-old man who purchased an assault weapon less than a week earlier, authorities said Tuesday, a day after the attack that killed 10 people, including a police officer.
A 2015 law that allowed licensed adults to carry concealed weapons on college campuses sparked widespread protest. Now one legislator wants to extend the practice to include public schools and some charter schools.
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The incident began Thursday morning after a man shot at an officer responding to a civil disturbance, authorities said.
The president used the occasion to call on Congress to strengthen gun laws, including requiring background checks on all gun sales and banning assault weapons.
The absence of any mention of the mass shootings rankled gun control advocates and state lawmakers from El Paso, who see this legislative session as their best chance to advance the very gun control measures Abbott and Patrick expressed support for in 2019.
She is being held on charges of endangerment of a child, a state jail felony, and misdemeanor charges of unlawful carrying of a weapon and possession of marijuana.
The violent storming of the U.S. Capitol prompted some states to reconsider allowing firearms in their statehouses. Not Texas.
He is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon — family violence, a first-degree felony.
Rachel Brosnahan's character in 'I'm Your Woman' "made [her] nervous" because she didn't feel "comfortable" having to handle a gun.