A forum to prevent gun violence in the capital city is kicking off on Monday.
Senator Chris Murphy, Washington, book, gun violence,
There is an effort to reduce gun violence in Connecticut on Friday.
In addition to those possible new gun laws coming to Connecticut, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro is pushing for more research on gun violence.
(WTNH) — Volunteers with the group “Moms Demand Action” will testify on new gun violence legislation at a hearing in Hartford Thursday. They will talk about a bill that would create a tax on ammunition sales in the state. Those taxes will be dedicated to funding gun violence intervention programs. Also, Local lawmakers are holding […]
ST. LOUIS (AP) — In a story Aug. 26 about efforts to deal with gun violence in Missouri’s two big cities, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Missouri, in 2017, became the first state to allow people to carry guns without a permit. Alaska enacted a law in 2003 allowing people to carry a gun […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — When shots rang out last year at a high school in Parkland, Florida, leaving 17 people dead, President Donald Trump quickly turned his thoughts to creating more mental institutions. When back-to-back mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, jolted the nation earlier this month, Trump again spoke of “building new […]
Leaders in the Hartford community are holding two meetings on Monday to talk about activities to help victims of gun violence.
Congress is being asked to approve tens of millions of dollars in funding for gun violence research, thanks to one Connecticut lawmaker leading the charge on this.
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy will hold a discussion in Fairfield on Monday on reducing gun violence.