Gun Violence

Nothing Will Change After the Las Vegas Shooting

Congressman, STEVE ISRAEL     OCT. 2, 2017 WASHINGTON — In the wake of one the deadliest mass shootings in our nation’s history, perhaps the most asked question by Americans is, “Will anything change?” The simple answer is no. The more vital question is, “Why not? ”https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/02/opinion/gun-control-vegas-shooting.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=span-abc-region&region=span-abc-region&WT.nav=span-abc-region&_r=0 Congress is already doing what […]

Opinions on Gun Policy and the 2016 Campaign

Source: Pew Research Center Most Clinton, Trump backers favor stricter background checks For the past several years, large majorities of both Democrats and Republicans have favored making private gun sales and sales at gun shows subject to background checks. Today, this proposal draws support from 90% of registered voters who […]