Gun crime has plunged, but Americans think it’s up, says study

Emily Alpert The Los Angeles Times 5/7/2013

Gun crime has plunged in the United States since its peak in the middle of the 1990s, including gun killings, assaults, robberies and other crimes, two new studies of government data show.

Yet few Americans are aware of the dramatic drop, and more than half believe gun crime […]

Nanny Bloomberg’s Anti-Gun Group To Hammer Dem Sen. Pryor With Negative Ads For Defying Obama On Background Checks, Will ‘Make An Example Of Him’…

Zip Weasel Zippers 4/24/2013

When it comes to the Second Amendment, Bloomy is public enemy number one.

…Mayors Against Illegal Guns, the well-funded group co-founded by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, is seriously considering a months-long television, radio and direct-mail campaign against Arkansas Sen. Mark Pryor, one of four Democrats who opposed expanding a background […]

Obama throws tantrum over gun control defeat

Rarely have Americans ever seen a president attack his opponents so viciously, expressing and evoking such visceral emotions–especially at a time of mourning.

 

Joel B. Pollak Breitbart.com Big Government 17 Apr 2013

President Barack Obama lashed out defiantly and viciously at political opponents who defeated his efforts to expand federal gun […]

Mark Kelly’s ‘AR-15 Stunt’ Provokes Giffords Photo Leak

 

Awr Hawkins Breitbart.com Big Government 14 Mar 2013

Mark Kelly’s campaign against “assault weapons” such as the AR-15 rifle has sparked a local backlash. On March 13, a Tucson, Arizona radio host published a photograph of former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords holding an AR-15 rifle at a gun range. Giffords has since confirmed that […]

Man Campaigning to Ban Assault Rifles Caught Buying Assault Rifle

Daniel Greenfield FrontPage Magazine 3/9/2013

 

AR-15? What AR-15?

 

Mark Kelly may not yet be a household name, but he’s the better or worse half of Gabby Giffords, and together with her is the public face of Americans for Responsible Solutions, a PAC funded by a Texas lawyer to ban assault rifles.

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Bloomberg: The NRA Can Be Beat

NYC mayor reportedly working with WH on gun control plan one Senate Dem has already called ‘way in the extreme’

The Washington Free Beacon 1/8/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (I., N.Y.) touting his new gun control initiative said that the NRA has lost political power and can be beat Tuesday morning on MSNBC:

MIKA BRZEZINSKI: There’s […]