gun control legislation

Clinton: I Support A Ban On Assault WeaponsReiterating that she is still “disappointed” by Congress’ inability to pass gun control legislation last year, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the U.S. can’t let the “minority” of gun owners “terrorize” the majority of Americans.
Md. Calls Gun Law Challenge Too Late, Too LittleThe state of Maryland says gun advocates waited too long to challenge tougher firearm regulations set to take effect Tuesday.
Foes of Md. Gun Bill Plan to Start Petition ProcessOpponents of a Maryland gun-control measure took steps on Wednesday to prepare a petition drive with hopes of giving voters a chance to reject the bill next year on the ballot.
Md. Democrats Defeat GOP Effort to Weaken Gun BillDemocratic lawmakers in the Maryland House of Delegates defeated Republican efforts to weaken a gun-control measure Tuesday night, moving the bill backed by Gov. Martin O'Malley closer to passage with its major provisions intact.
Paul Repeats Thinly Veiled Threat To Filibuster New Gun Control LegislationU.S. Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday repeated a thinly veiled threat to filibuster new gun control legislation when the Senate reconvenes in Washington next month.
Reid: Gun Control Legislation Will Include Federal Background Check ExpansionGun control legislation the Senate debates next month will include an expansion of federal background checks for firearms buyers, Majority Leader Harry Reid said Thursday in a victory for advocates of gun restrictions.