Speaker Pelosi called out Majority Leader McConnell for refusing to lift a finger to pass legislation to protect kids from gun violence.
"Political survival – what? Who cares? We’re talking about the lives of the American people."
With gun shows nearly every weekend in Las Vegas, the city is a living and breathing example of America's longstanding problem with firearm-related violence.
The NRA's Wayne LaPierre was in favor of universal background checks and closing all loopholes -- way back in 1999.
Gun research is scarce so when it does come out progressive gun regulation advocates have to report on it accurately.
For the record, then-Senator Hillary Clinton, like many Democrats, voted against the PLCAA which protects gun and ammo sellers from liability
The GOP are giving the nation an indication of how far they will go to subvert democracy to protect the real powers behind the conservative movement; the NRA, the Koch brothers, and ALEC.
The real point of the recall elections of two Democratic Colorado state senators is to scare legislators into never supporting even the most common sense gun laws.
Senate Democrats are bullish on background check legislation, they only need 3 more Republicans. There are 4 Republicans being targeted to flip their vote.
Recent events revealed that according to the NRA, there are no Americans who should be restricted from owning guns and no reason for any American to destroy the guns they have.
Ted Nugent's opposition is not necessarily about guns, the Second Amendment, or government oppression, but about an African American sitting in the Oval Office.
The fact that polls show the vast majority of Americans want stronger gun laws means absolutely nothing to Republicans, because citizens don't affect their cash reserves.