Topic: Wayne LaPierre
Rep. Lamar Smith (R) of Texas wants a special counsel to investigate whether Attorney General Eric Holder told Congress the truth about Operation Fast and Furious, a now-discredited gun-tracking program aimed at Mexico's drug lords.
10/05/2011 04:50 pm
Editorial Board Blog Thirty years after Reagan was shot, Jim and Sarah Brady courageously keep the pressure on for gun control
As Reagan's press secretary, Jim Brady was seriously wounded during the shooting. You have to admire the dedication of the Bradys to keep pushing for reasonable gun control laws. But as the Bradys acknowledge, Washington must find the courage to stand up to the NRA.
04/01/2011 06:10 pm
Since the Tucson shooting on Jan. 8, federal gun control advocates have made little headway and many states are considering expanding gun rights. Why?
01/24/2011 03:18 pm
Chicago gun ban: A Supreme Court ruling finding that Americans have the right to bear arms anywhere they live almost certainly means the end of Chicago's decades-old handgun ban.
06/29/2010 10:49 am
Handgun ban: The Supreme Court has ruled that Americans have the right to own a handgun anywhere they live.
06/28/2010 03:59 pm
At issue is a deal brokered by the House Democratic leadership to exempt the powerful National Rifle Association and others from disclosure requirements in a new campaign finance law.
06/18/2010 09:12 pm
Yes, if there’s a centralized medical database. It’s one reason some people are showing up armed at town hall meetings.
08/21/2009 01:00 am
08/03/2009 01:00 am
Key GOP leaders came to woo the NRA's annual convention this weekend, one sign of the group's growing clout.
05/18/2009 01:00 am