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Reiterating 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.  (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Clinton: I Support A Ban On Assault Weapons

Reiterating 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.

06/18/2014

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Md. Calls Gun Law Challenge Too Late, Too Little

The state of Maryland says gun advocates waited too long to challenge tougher firearm regulations set to take effect Tuesday.

09/30/2013

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Foes of Md. Gun Bill Plan to Start Petition Process

Opponents 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.

04/10/2013

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Md. Democrats Defeat GOP Effort to Weaken Gun Bill

Democratic 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.

04/02/2013

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., talks with reporters as Senate Republicans and Democrats head to their weekly policy luncheon on March 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Paul Repeats Thinly Veiled Threat To Filibuster New Gun Control Legislation

U.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.

03/28/2013

Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks to members of the media after a meeting with President Barack Obama on March 12, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Reid: Gun Control Legislation Will Include Federal Background Check Expansion

Gun 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.

03/22/2013

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