Facing South Florida: State Senator Rene Garcia On The Gun DebateCBS4's Jim DeFede sits down with Republican State Senator Rene Garcia to discuss the gun debate.
Facing South Florida: The Gun DebateWe turn to a major issue shaping this year's election - the mass shootings that have become all too common in Florida.
NRA Seeks To Derail Lawmaker's Judicial BidA Jacksonville lawmaker, who two years ago received a perfect rating from the National Rifle Association, is now a target of the Second Amendment group as he seeks to become a circuit judge.
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.
State's High Court Asked To Consider Law On Carrying GunsA man arrested in 2012 has asked the Florida Supreme Court to take up a constitutional challenge to a state law that prevents people from openly carrying firearms.
Appeals Court Upholds Ban On Openly Carrying Guns In what judges described as a first-of-its-kind case, an appeals court Wednesday upheld a Florida law that prevents people from openly carrying firearms, finding that the restriction does not violate constitutional rights to bear arms.
University System Takes Aim At Guns On CampusFlorida's university system wants state lawmakers to holster the idea of allowing guns on campus.
South Fla. Mayors Join Effort To Keep Guns Out Of Criminal HandsSeveral South Florida Mayors have joined more than 1,000 mayors nationwide in an effort to keep guns out of criminals’ hands.
Minor League Team Holding 2nd Amendment NightThe Miami Marlins are infamous for not being able to draw a crowd to either Sun Life Stadium or Marlins Park, but even the Marlins may not try this to get fans in the stands.
Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To HappenOver 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor's own home.
Focus on South Florida
Obama Reveals Sweeping Gun Control ReformIn a potentially historic move, President Barack Obama revealed some of the most far-reaching gun control policy reforms in more than a decade. The plans are drawing partisan support and scorn from local and national politicians.
Scott Avoiding Talk Of New Gun LawsPresident Barack Obama took on the issue of gun control head on Wednesday, but Governor Rick Scott is not ready to move ahead with any new gun laws in Florida just yet.
S. Florida Leaders Split On State's Gun Control LawsAt a memorial in Newtown, Connecticut Sunday night, President Barack Obama pledged to take on America's gun violence saying "enough is enough."
Scott Won't Let Tampa Ban Guns During Republican ConventionAs Tampa prepares for the Republican National Convention later this year, the city sought to ban most weapons in and around the convention. The city asked for a special allowance to ban guns in the area as well, to which Governor Rick Scott said no!