Monthly Archives: April 2013

Senate Rejects Compromised Gun Proposal

Just four months after the deaths of 20 children and six adults in Newtown, Connecticut, the bill to extend background-checks to gun shows and internet sales failed to break the 60-vote filibuster. With  54 “yea” and 46 “nay,” results from … Continue reading

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Background Checks: What Does It All Mean?

A bipartisan agreement on proposed gun legislation has been reached by two U.S. senators—Sens Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. and Pat Toomey, R-Pa.—both of whom are gun owners, announced the expansion of background-checks to commercial settings. The plan expands to gun shows … Continue reading

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