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An Overview of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013

An Overview of the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 | Guns in America | Scoop.it
On April 17, a group of lawmakers unveiled the contents of a comprehensive immigration reform bill designed to improve border security and provide an easier path to citizenship for immigrants who want to work or invest.
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United States' History Of Gun Control - Business Insider

United States' History Of Gun Control - Business Insider | Guns in America | Scoop.it
As we remember the 27 people killed during the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and await an assault weapons ban bill, we decided to take a look at the history of gun control laws: 1860s — Many southern states passed "Black Codes" around ...
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Sandy Hook Parent Sends Message To NRA: 'Return This Country ...

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WASHINGTON -- Andrei Nikitchyuk, whose 8-year-old son escaped violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School last week, had a message Tuesday for the National Rifle Association: Think of the children who could be saved in the future if stricter gun...
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Supreme Court Gun Rights Case Likely On The Horizon - Huffington Post

Supreme Court Gun Rights Case Likely On The Horizon - Huffington Post | Guns in America | Scoop.it
Supreme Court Gun Rights Case Likely On The HorizonHuffington PostJonathan Lowy, an attorney with the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, said, "If law enforcement makes a determination that somebody would increase the danger to the public by carrying...
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Gun control and the pesky Bill of Rights: James Varney | NOLA.com

Gun control and the pesky Bill of Rights: James Varney | NOLA.com | Guns in America | Scoop.it
19, 2012, in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, about policies he will pursue following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Ct. Obama is tasking Vice President Joe ...
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Lawmakers Weigh In on Gun Control - Wall Street Journal

Lawmakers Weigh In on Gun Control - Wall Street Journal | Guns in America | Scoop.it
KCBY.com 11Lawmakers Weigh In on Gun ControlWall Street JournalLouie Gohmert (R., Texas), speaking on "Fox News Sunday," said gun-control laws don't prevent gun violence and that school personnel should have their own weapons to prevent gun attacks.
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Sarah Brady: The Time for Debating Is Over -- We Need Action

Sarah Brady: The Time for Debating Is Over -- We Need Action | Guns in America | Scoop.it
The Brady Law, named for my husband after he was shot in the 1981 attempt to assassinate President Reagan, required background checks for gun purchases from licensed gun dealers. ...
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Dannel Malloy Calls For Gun Control After Sandy Hook - Business ...

Dannel Malloy Calls For Gun Control After Sandy Hook - Business ... | Guns in America | Scoop.it
Dannel Malloy on Sunday urged more steps on the federal level for stricter gun control laws in the aftermath of the attack on Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Friday. Malloy called for more federal action ...
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Did you know: Governor Dannell Malloy suffered from learning disabilities and difficultles ith motor coordination.  He did not learn to tie his shoes until the fifth grande and was considered disabled by his elementary school teachers.  Malloy eventually was diagnosed with dyslexia and learned the skills necessary to succeed academically.  He does not write or type, and rarely reads form notes in public, but developed an extraordianarily useful memory.  He graduated magna cum laude from Boston College, where he met his wife Cathy, and later earned his law degree from Boston College Law School.

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