“Support For Tougher Gun Laws Hits New High Just As Trump Is Sued Over NRA Influence” Reply


POLITICUS USA

“With blood continuing to spill in schools and churches and movie theaters – in big cities and small towns all across the U.S. – not only is it past due for the Republican-controlled Congress to support common sense gun reform, but it’s also time for the administration to be forthcoming about its relationship with the NRA.

If Donald Trump and his GOP colleagues continue to block reforms that a majority of the country support, the American people deserve to know why.” MORE

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“Money Over Lives: The NRA Invested Over $50 Million In Trump And GOP Candidates In 2016”


POLITICUS USA

“The gun rights group placed multimillion-dollar bets on Donald Trump and six Republican Senate candidates locked in highly competitive races,” the OpenSecrets report noted. “It poured $50.2 million, or 96 percent of its total outside spending, into these races, and lost only one.” MORE

“Las Vegas police officers describe storming gunman’s room”


CNN

“(CNN) – An improvised team of Las Vegas police officers — two K-9 officers, a detective, and a SWAT team member — were among those who first converged on the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino on October 1, as Stephen Paddock was firing into a crowd of 22,000 concertgoers.” MORE

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“Save Your Prayers, Republicans: It’s Time To Actually Do Something About America’s Gun Problem”


POLITICUS USA

People wait in a medical staging area on October 2, 2017, after a mass shooting during a music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus

“It’s Completely Legal To Walk Around Las Vegas With A Machine Gun”


HUFFINGTON POST

In Nevada, like in most states, it’s legal to openly carry long guns, like rifles and shotguns. No permit is required for this sort of display. That means people are allowed to walk down the Las Vegas Strip with a military-style rifle slung over their shoulder, although casinos and other private businesses can bar those individuals from their premises. MORE

“How Congress Failed to Plan for Doomsday”


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