Nancy Pelosi calls for special House committee on gun violence

Nancy Pelosi calls for special House committee on gun violence | MSNBC >by: Khorri Atkinson|10/03/15 02:03 PM—Updated 10/03/15 02:08 PM |RePost: 10/04/2015 10:50:39 AM| One day after nine people were killed during a rampage at a community college in Oregon — the 45th school shooting this year alone — Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called on House Speaker John Boehner to establish a select committee to address gun violence in […]

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Spotlight: Gun Control Advocates Protest Christie Vetoes

 Gun Control Advocates Protest Christie Vetoes  Gun control advocates protest Christie vetoes Read more at: http://www.jasongooljar.com/2013/08/25/gun-control-advocates-protest-christie-vetoes/#.UhpvL3-DnXo | Jason Gooljar | WFPman Gun control advocates protest Christie vetoes Read more at: http://www.jasongooljar.com/2013/08/25/gun-control-advocates-protest-christie-vetoes/#.UhpvL3-DnXo | Jason Gooljar | WFPman >by Matt Friedman |The Star-Ledger | Monday, August 19, 2013 1:53:27 PM| TRENTON — Noting that Gov. Chris Christie took his veto pen to three major gun-related initiatives when few people were paying attention, […]

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Spotlight: Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast?

Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast? Obama Announces New Gun Control Task Force  >By Steven Rosenfeld | AlterNet | January 15, 2013  |  Obama will announce a gun violence package on Wednesday. Can his reforms overpower a shady, extremist and powerful NRA?  Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is no stranger to domestic violence. His father killed himself with a gunshot to his head more than four decades ago. And his […]

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Spotlight: Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast?

Can Obama Slay the NRA Beast? Obama Announces New Gun Control Task Force  >By Steven Rosenfeld | AlterNet | January 15, 2013  |  Obama will announce a gun violence package on Wednesday. Can his reforms overpower a shady, extremist and powerful NRA?  Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is no stranger to domestic violence. His father killed himself with a gunshot to his head more than four decades ago. And his […]

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Highlight President Obama’s Second Term

Obama Second Term: Immigration, Economic Revival Top President’s Checklist >by Reuters  |  Posted: 12/30/2012 4:27 pm EST  |  Updated: 12/31/2012 2:17 pm EST |Re-post 1/1/2013 DLU | * Immigration reform, economic growth top Obama to-do list * Energy, gun control round out second term priorities * Obama wants immigration, gun measures in first year By Mark Felsenthal WASHINGTON, Dec 30 (Reuters) – President Barack Obama is pledging to focus in his second […]

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Exposed: NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre

Lawrence O’Donnell: NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre A ‘Desperate, Cornered Rat,’ ‘Lobbyist For Mass Murderers’ (VIDEO) Posted: 12/22/2012 12:46 am EST  |  Updated: 12/22/2012 11:20 am EST | Huff Post Media | Re-Post: DLU 12/23/2012, 12/30/2012|| Thanks to Puerto Ricans for Obama 2012 for sharing this… Lawrence O’Donnell condemned NRA president Wayne LaPierre for Friday his press conference about the Newtown massacre in a special edition of his MSNBC show. O’Donnell does not […]

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Spotlight Nate Silver: Pro-Gun is Winning

Nate Silver: Pro-Gun is Winning >by Jordan Sargent |  Dec 14, 2012 11:47 PM | Image via Getty One major way in which conservatives have been successful in changing policy in America over the last decade or so is by changing the way in which we talk about issues in the first place. The most obvious example is global warming, which slowly morphed into the much more cuddly “climate change” […]

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Spotlight Nate Silver: Pro-Gun is Winning

Nate Silver: Pro-Gun is Winning >by Jordan Sargent |  Dec 14, 2012 11:47 PM | Image via Getty One major way in which conservatives have been successful in changing policy in America over the last decade or so is by changing the way in which we talk about issues in the first place. The most obvious example is global warming, which slowly morphed into the much more cuddly “climate change” […]

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