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Fox Marks Newtown Anniversary With Lobbyist Who Says God 'Judging' Unarmed People
What are Chris Wallace and Fox News thinking to book a gun rights lobbyist to discuss the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting? "Balance," naturally. Read more...
'Moms Demand Action' Launches Campaign Against Gun Violence
On Saturday, December 14, Moms will gather in more than 35 states to honor the victims of the tragedy in Newtown, and the thousands of Americans lost to gun violence every year. Read more...
Arkansas School Arms Teachers
When the new school year begins in Clarksville, Arkansas, some teachers will carry a slightly heavier workload - 9mm handguns. The school district is making use of a state law that allows teachers to carry concealed handguns on campus. Read more...
In February, David and Francine Wheeler, the parents of a child killed in the Sandy Hook tragedy, joined notable musicians including Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary and the folksinger Dar Williams to perform a concert for the community. The Wheelers and Yarrow joined Bill on Moyers & Company to discuss the path forward for gun control advocates and the power of music to bring about both healing and social change. Read more...
Video: Republicans are blocking gun reform but now they are criticizing President Obama for not passing it? The DNC is fuming over a new RNC ad that shows Obama consoling the mother of a victim of the Newtown school shooting -- but criticizes Obama for not passing gun reform in the wake of the shooting. Read more...

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As support for a background-check deal collapses in the Senate, Harry Reid broke with the National Rifle Association and declared his support for an assault-weapons ban. Read more...
Rep. Kristen Gillibrand has to set Meet the Press host David Gregory straight on his gun safety talking points. Read more...
Texas Sen. John Cornyn (R) on Sunday said that he opposed a bill to close the so-called gun show loophole and expand background checks to Internet gun sales because only better mental health laws will ensure that the Newtown mass shooting victims "did not die in vain." Read more...
WATCH: Mother of Newtown shooting victim fights back tears as she pleads for gun control. Read more...
Oklahoma Sen. James Inhofe is one of 14 Republicans who have pledged to filibuster any sort of new gun restrictions and as MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell noted, he now apparently believes enough time has passed that he feels free to insult the parents of the murdered children from Sandy Hook elementary school. Read more...