The best recent calculations range from 265 million to 393 million. Here's why we don't have an official count.
“The point is to demonstrate that as local officials, we’re not helpless," a Piscataway, New Jersey, council member said. "We can use our authority."
America's suicide rate is rising, surging by nearly a third since the turn…
The Firearm Owners Protection Act is one of the most significant gun bills passed at the federal level. Here’s how it made it harder to shut down scofflaw gun stores and private firearms dealers.
A majority of gun owners support laws that would hold them liable if their weapons got into the wrong hands, but surveys show only a minority actually store their weapons locked and unloaded.
If fully funded, the effort will more than double what the federal government spent to study the problem during a recent 10 year stretch.
The Illinois House on Tuesday approved the Firearm Dealer License Certification Act by a vote of 65 to 49. Just two months ago, Republican Governor Bruce Rauner vetoed a similar bill.
At a briefing this week, experts on gun policy and Latin America addressed the vicious cycle by which loose American gun laws fuel soaring crime south of the border and send refugees fleeing north.
The case is the latest instance in which mainstream digital platforms have been used to facilitate illegal firearms sales.
State Department officials on Monday outlined a proposed rule change that would transfer oversight of exports of U.S. small arms, including semiautomatic rifles, handguns, and sniper rifles, to the Department of Commerce.
The gunmaker will monitor incidents of violence involving its products, and examine efforts to research and manufacture safer firearms.
At the national level, the #NeverAgain movement is working to elect candidates…