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Anti-Gun Group Starts Running Attack Ads Against GOP Senators

Anti-Gun Group Starts Running Attack Ads Against GOP Senators

One week after the Senate failed to pass major gun legislation, Gabby Giffords’ anti-gun group Americans for Responsible Solutions has begun running ads against Sens. Mitch McConnell and Kelly Ayotte in Kentucky and New Hampshire, […]

Pro-Gun Group Withdraws Support for Manchin/Toomey Bill Before Vote

Pro-Gun Group Withdraws Support for Manchin/Toomey Bill Before Vote

Earlier this week the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms came out in support of the Manchin/Toomey background check proposal. At the time, the group’s chairman Alan Gottlieb said that although […]

Senate to Start Votes on Gun Bill

Senate to Start Votes on Gun Bill

The Senate will take up a series of gun votes today, including the Manchin/Toomey proposal for extending background checks. As of Tuesday evening, however, gun-control advocates weren’t even sure they’d have enough votes to pass […]

Senate Background Check Bill in Jeopardy

Senate Background Check Bill in Jeopardy

When a ban on “assault weapons” was completely dropped from the Senate’s gun control package, anti-gun advocates shifted their focus to more attainable measures, such as universal background checks. The bipartisan Manchin/Toomey ‘comprise’ proposal provided […]