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At Indiana Gun Show, Some Welcome Background Checks
Jan. 7, 2016
One vendor says checks on private sellers ‘would stop a lot of these guns getting into the wrong hands.’ The President’s executive order would require expanded background checks for private sellers.
Will Obama's Action Create a Market for 'Smart' Guns?
Jan. 6, 2016
Supporters of "smart" gun technology hope that President Obama's initiative will prompt federal agencies to put in big purchase orders, unleashing the new market. Will it make us safer?
Obama: This is Not a Plot to Take Away Everybody's Guns
Jan. 5, 2016
President Obama discusses "a series of common-sense executive actions" during live remarks Tuesday. The measures include tighter rules on background checks for gun buyers.
Congresswoman Robin Kelly continues fight against guns
Dec. 15, 2015
We talk to Congresswoman Kelly about what measures she’s supporting, and also get her take on police involved shootings.
The role of religion in the gun debate
Oct. 13, 2015
As legislators fail to find solutions to mass shootings, evangelical minister Rob Schenck thinks religious groups have a part to play in educating people about guns and their relationships with them.
Sanders speaks up for guns, Trump gets Hispanic support
Oct. 9, 2015
Norway's gun-free approach to policing
Jul. 21, 2015
A report from the Norwegian government finds police officers in the country fired only two shots in 2014, and we discuss the declining Japanese birthrate.
One year after Sandy Hook, what's changed?
Dec. 13, 2013
Saturday marks the one year anniversary of the Sandy Hook school shooting. In the wake of this tragic event, how has the reality of gun violence and gun control legislation changed? We check in with experts at the state and national levels.
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