David Keene

NRA President David Keene told "CBS This Morning" that his group is "generally supportive" of stronger background checks. (Photo credit  MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

NRA President: Group Supportive Of Tighter Background Checks

The head of the National Rifle Association says the organization has no problem with tighter background checks of gun purchasers.


The National Rifle Association president stated that the proposed White House legislation on assault weapons will fail in Congress. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

NRA President: White House Won’t Pass Assault Weapon Ban

The powerful gun lobby is gauging enough support in Congress to block a law that would ban assault weapons, despite promises from the White House and senior lawmakers to make such a measure a reality.


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Biden to Meet Video Game Industry to Discuss Cultural Violence

Biden is scheduled to meet with video game representatives Friday as the White House explores cultural factors that may contribute to violent behavior.