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After mass shooting, guns key issue in Virginia elections

Oct. 25, 2019 5:07 PM EDT

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Chris Parker is the type of Virginian whom Democrats hope to get to the polls next month to help them flip the legislature and usher in a wave of stricter gun laws. Parker leans Democratic and believes there "definitely" needs to be more gun control, including limits on...

Gun control risks losing momentum as impeachment fever rises

Oct. 2, 2019 9:20 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After back-to-back mass shootings in Ohio and Texas this summer, gun control burst back on the scene as a major political issue for Democrats. Now it risks taking a back seat as impeachment fever overtakes Washington. Gun control advocates are determined to prevent that from happening. Ten...

Biden calls for gun control; ex-governor Miller endorses him

Sep. 27, 2019 9:10 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to Las Vegas on Friday to hold a town hall on the city's east side and an evening fundraiser. Biden, the front-runner in a still crowded field of Democratic presidential hopefuls, used his afternoon town hall to speak about gun violence, making note...