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Giffords pleads for gun curbs; NRA fights back

Giffords pleads for gun curbs; NRA fights back WASHINGTON (AP) – Severely wounded and still recovering, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords begged lawmakers at an emotional hearing Wednesday to act quickly to curb firearms because “Americans are counting on you.” Not … Continue reading

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White House tries to keep momentum on gun control

White House tries to keep momentum on gun control WASHINGTON (AP) – Less than a month after a horrific elementary school shooting, the White House is fighting to keep the momentum for new gun legislation amid signs it’s losing ground … Continue reading

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GOP calls for broader gun rights, unlimited clips

GOP calls for broader gun rights, unlimited clips TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Republicans have strengthened the pro-gun-rights portion of their party platform, including a new call for unlimited bullet capacities in guns, in a defiant response to criticism that followed … Continue reading

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