Category: Control

Bloomberg-Founded Gun Control Group Pledges $8M to Turn Texas Blue
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Bloomberg-Founded Gun Control Group Pledges $8M to Turn Texas Blue

Mike Bloomberg-founded Everytown for Gun Safety is spending $8 million in hopes of turning Texas blue in the November 2020 elections. KRGV reports that Everytown already pledged the money and will, this Thursday, name “three staffers to help with its Texas campaign.” Everytown senior political adviser Charlie Kelly commented: “[Texas is] clearly emerging as a…

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Coronavirus Gun Control: Philly Police Halt Concealed Permit Issuance
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Coronavirus Gun Control: Philly Police Halt Concealed Permit Issuance

The Philadelphia Police Department halted the issuance of concealed carry permits this week after the unit that processes the permit was shut down amid Chinese coronavirus concerns. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports Philadelphia police spokesperson Sekou Kinebrew indicated the department stopped issuance because there is no set day for when the processing unit will reopen during the coronavirus…

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Gun Control Lawmaker Who Survived Vegas Shooting Endorses Buttigieg
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Gun Control Lawmaker Who Survived Vegas Shooting Endorses Buttigieg

A Nevada state lawmaker who survived the October 1, 2017, Las Vegas shooting and is a strong gun control proponent is endorsing former Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D) for president. The Associated Press reports that Assemblywoman Sandra Jauregui (D) announced her endorsement Thursday. Jauregui first endorsed Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), who ran on an “assault weapons” ban,…

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Hawkins: Bloomberg Uses Gun Control Failure to Push More Gun Control
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Hawkins: Bloomberg Uses Gun Control Failure to Push More Gun Control

Democrat presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg is running ads that use incidents in which gun control failed to bolster calls for mandating more gun control. The ads do not mention gun control failures, rather, they simply point to incidents in which guns were used criminally and point to the resulting harm as justification for more gun…

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Ted Cruz: Trump Will Lose in 2020 if He Cuts Deal on Gun Control
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Ted Cruz: Trump Will Lose in 2020 if He Cuts Deal on Gun Control

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) warned that President Trump will lose in 2020 if he cuts a deal with Democrats regarding gun control. Roll Call reports that Cruz offered this observation while speaking to reporters at a Thursday breakfast. He contended that conservative voters will stay home if Trump and the Republicans as a whole cave to…

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