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How gun laws have changed in the 5 years since Sandy Hook

Shannon Watts, a mother of five who became a gun control activist in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, thought her advocacy work was going to be over shortly after it began. On Dec. 15, 2012, the day after 20 students and six educators were killed by a shooter in Newtown, Read more

The Note: On #metoo, a partisan split

The TAKE with Rick Klein The declaration came definitively, if belatedly: #metoo has to mean them, too. The coordinated push to get Sen. Al Franken to resign reflects a new, cleaner, and more internally aggressive approach by top Democrats to demonstrate accountability in their own ranks. Until Read more

House passes bill allowing concealed carry across state lines

The House of Representatives passed a controversial measure Wednesday that would allow gun owners with concealed carry permits from one state to carry them in other jurisdictions. The Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, one of the National Rifle Association 's top legislative priorities, passed in a Read more

House OKs GOP bill expanding gun owners' rights

The House has approved a Republican bill making it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines _ the first gun legislation in Congress since mass shootings in Nevada and Texas killed more than 80 people Read more

House Roll Call: Guns

The 231-198 roll call Wednesday by which the House backed legislation that would make it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines. A "yes" vote is a vote to pass the bill. Voting yes were 6 Democrats and 225 Republicans. Voting no were 184 Democrats and 14 Read more