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Arena Stage in Washington, D.C. (credit: Arena Stage)

Theater Piece on Newtown Shootings to be Presented in D.C.

A group that advocates gun control measures will present a reading of a documentary theater piece about Newtown, Connecticut, at Washington’s Arena Stage.


Gun control groups say this is the year they finally go toe-to-toe with the National Rifle Association and match their foe's imposing campaign spending for congressional candidates.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Poll: Fewer Than Half Of Americans Now Support Stricter Gun Control

A new survey finds that nearly a year after the Sandy Hook school shooting that prompted a nationwide debate on gun control, fewer than half of Americans now support such restrictions.