Sen. Dianne Feinstein
The National Rifle Association has seen a massive increase in fundraising in the months since the shootings in Newtown, Conn., which prompted a nationwide debate on gun control.
Moore: Assault Weapons Ban Would’ve Been Voted On If Reid’s Grandchildren Were Killed In School Shooting
Academy Award-winning director Michael Moore had some harsh words for Sen. Harry Reid and his fellow Democrats after they decided not to include an assault weapons ban in gun-control legislation.
Democrats gave a boost Tuesday to the pillar of President Barack Obama’s plans for reducing gun violence, pushing a bill requiring nearly universal federal background checks for firearms buyers through the Senate Judiciary Committee over solid Republican opposition.
Recent mass shootings like the massacre of first-graders and staffers at a Connecticut elementary school and the increasing deadliness of assault weapons make a ban on those firearms more urgent than ever, the Senate author of a proposal to prohibit them said Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., along with several Democratic lawmakers unveiled sweeping new gun control legislation, but the bill will be dead on arrival when it goes to Congress. Feinstein introduced legislation during […]
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.
Annual FBI crime statistics show that more people are killed with clubs and hammers each year than by rifles or shotguns.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein still believes President Barack Obama’s 2008 promise of closing Guantanamo Bay and moving alleged terrorists to U.S. prisons can be a reality.
Members of Congress said Sunday they want to know more details about the FBI investigation that revealed an extramarital affair between ex-CIA Director David Petraeus and his biographer, questioning when the retired general popped up in the FBI inquiry, whether national security was compromised and why they weren’t told sooner.