Despite a rise in mass shootings, U.S. gun control laws have barely budged. So what do Republican candidates have to say about gun control?
Why Conservatives Mistrust Even Modest Efforts at Gun Control
“Liberals tend to blame the gun lobby for blocking new regulations, but they dismiss firearm owners’ fear of government at their own political peril.”
Paul, Cruz threaten filibuster on guns
“Sens. Rand Paul, Ted Cruz and Mike Lee are threatening to filibuster gun-control legislation, according to a letter they plan to hand-deliver to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s office on Tuesday.”
Donald Trump was not always such a strong supporter of gun ownership
“Donald Trump’s campaign seems to have the momentum of a runaway freight train even while the GOP frontrunner speaks out time and time again against the issues that younger voters actually care about.”
10 things to know about Chris Christie and gun control
“Gov. Chris Christie, vying for the Republican nomination for president in a field where opposition to new gun control laws is de rigueur, says President Obama’s new push to restrict access to assault weapons is ‘absurd.'”
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