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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) joins hands with Matt Post, a student activist from Maryland, during a student-led gun control rally on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 14, 2018. One month after 17 students and staff were shot dead in Parkland, Fla., demonstrations unfolding nationwide are intended to pressure Congress to approve gun control legislation. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Commentary: I run Dick's Sporting Goods. It's Congress's turn to do something about guns.
7 hours 26 min ago
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YouTube bans firearm sales and how-to videos, prompting backlash
9 hours 19 min ago
March 19, 2018
Minnesota State Capitol
Students seeking gun-control measures stall Minn. legislative committee
March 19, 2018 - 4:49pm
March 18, 2018
Representative John Lesch points out districts that students should concentrate door knocking efforts at as students from around the state got together to lobby state representatives on a measure to require universal background checks for firearms purchases in Minnesota at the Legislative Office Building on Wednesday, March 14. (John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
March 18, 2018 - 8:00am
March 14, 2018
'Students have just had enough:' Walkouts planned across the nation one month after Florida shooting
March 14, 2018 - 9:05am
March 12, 2018
Attorney General Homer Cummings leaves the White House after meeting Jan. 21, 1935, with President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Library of Congress
Commentary: FDR's gun-control strategy: Tax 'em
March 12, 2018 - 12:50pm
March 10, 2018
Students from across the Twin Cities marched down Marshall Avenue from St. Paul Central High School to the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul to demonstrate against gun violence Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 9, 2018
Gov. Rick Scott speaks in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb. 23, 2018. Scott broke with the National Rifle Association on March 9 to sign a law raising the minimum age and waiting period to purchase a gun in Florida; the bill also funds school police officers and mental health services, broadens law enforcement’s power to seize weapons, and allows certain staff to carry guns in schools. (Audra Melton/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Florida Gov. Rick Scott breaks with NRA to sign new gun regulations
March 9, 2018 - 5:19pm
March 8, 2018
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota's Dayton focuses on school safety measures with gun-control bills unlikely to pass
March 8, 2018 - 8:50am
March 7, 2018
St. Paul Police Sgt. Mike McGinn claps as students from across the Twin Cities marched by on Marshall Avenue on their way to the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul to demonstrate against gun violence Wednesday, March 7, 2018. He said his brother is a SRO (school resource officer) at Harding who helps keep the students safe.  (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Thousands skip class to rally for gun control, school safety at Minn. Capitol
March 7, 2018 - 8:29pm
March 2, 2018
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump disembark Air Force One at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina, March 2, 2018. The Trumps will attend the funeral for the Rev. Billy Graham on Friday. (Al Drago/The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
White House softens tone on gun-control measures after Trump meets with NRA
March 2, 2018 - 4:45pm
An AR-15 and other rifles for sale at the Florida Gun Show, Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, Fla., Feb. 25, 2018. In the packed exhibition hall, where shoppers were offered a refund on their admission if they signed up for a membership with the National Rifle Association, attitudes toward firearms laws were far from monolithic. Zack Wittman / copyright 2018 The New York Times
Rental cars, hearing aids, insurers: Since Parkland, a list of companies that have weighed in on the gun debate
March 2, 2018 - 8:56am
March 1, 2018
Daniel Ward II, President of the African American Heritage Gun Club, speakS in opposition to Dave Pinto's (64B-St. Paul), back, proposed bill increasing background checks for individuals seeking to buy a gun during meeting of the House Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance Committee at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul on Thursday, March 1, 2018.  John Autey / Pioneer Press
Gun control bills get a hearing but no action: Both sides have their say before GOP-led committee tables 2 proposals
March 1, 2018 - 7:54pm
February 28, 2018
President Donald Trump, the attorneys general from two states: Curtis Hill from Indiana and Pam Bondi from Florida, during a meeting about school safety at the White House in Washington, Feb. 22, 2018. Despite immense public pressure, in part from students who escaped the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the outlook for any consequential action remains dim as the president and lawmakers diverge on how best to respond. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Trump says 'bump stocks' are gone, may use executive order to ban device
February 28, 2018 - 3:25pm
Bill that expands definition of assault weapon introduced in Minn.
February 28, 2018 - 9:03am