Gun Control

Bush Touts Upbeat Vision With Iowa Speech And New Video       Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is telling an audience of eastern Iowa party faithful that a conservative will win the White House if the party convinces Americans it can knock down barriers to economic growth.
Clinton Pushes New Gun Controls After Oregon ShootingDemocratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton unveiled new gun control measures days after a deadly shooting in Oregon.
Bush, Clinton Display The Political Divide Over Gun ControlPresidential hopeful Jeb Bush and other Republicans declared their opposition to stiffer gun laws Friday in the aftermath of the Oregon college mass shooting, while Democratic candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton called for a national movement to counter the power of the National Rifle Association.
Bush: New Gun Limits Not Way To Prevent Shooting TragediesRepublican presidential candidate @JebBush said he doesn't think new gun control measures is the way to prevent mass killings.
NRA: Campus Carry Bills 'Will Be Back'Failed efforts to allow people to carry concealed weapons on college campuses and to allow some public-school employees and volunteers to be armed will be back before lawmakers next year.
Appeals Court OKs 'Docs VS. Glocks' LawA federal appeals court has upheld the state's controversial "docs vs. glocks" bill, overturning an earlier court ruling that had blocked part of the law from being enforced.
Supreme Court To Weigh If Felons Can Stand Their Ground The Florida Supreme Court will consider whether convicted felons have the right to claim immunity under the state's controversial "stand your ground" self-defense law, even if they are barred from possessing guns in the first place.
Success For Gun Owners & 2nd Amendment Defenders In 2014Gun owners and defenders of the second amendment saw success during the 2014 Florida legislative session, but one battle is still being waged.
Town Hall On Trayvon Martin's Death Held For Broward StudentsA group of Broward County students attended a special town hall meeting Wednesday that focused on the death of Trayvon Martin and the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.
NRA Giving Free Memberships To Military & Law EnforcementThe National Rifle Association has thrown its weight around in 2013 helping to stymie any gun control measures. Now, the NRA wants to increase its numbers and is hoping to do that with law enforcement and the military.
Legislature Targets Mental Illness In New Gun BillThe Florida Legislature is trying to clean up the mess left by Congress with a bill seeking to keep guns away from people with mental illnesses.
Rubio Draws Scorn Of Bloomberg Gun GroupFlorida Senator Marco Rubio was vocal in his opposition to any new gun control measures and voted against the expanded background check amendment earlier this week. That vote has now drawn the scorn of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns group.