October 18, 2013 in Uncategorized
By Craig R. Whitney
Gun-control advocates think the only way to keep guns out of the hands of people who shouldnât have them is to make it harder for everybody to get them.
They should listen to some of the things National R…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
July 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO A pro-gun control group of mayors started by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has scheduled an event in Fargo on Monday, but Bloomberg himself is not expected to attend. Continue Reading
July 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
We had a garage sale at our house a couple of weeks ago and I took the occasion to sell my .22-caliber rifle, a gun I purchased to protect my lettuce from the rabbits and my bird feeder from the squirrels. (Life requires us to make hard choices.) Continue Reading
July 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic
DOVER, N.H. Thirty months after she was shot through the head, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sits in a New Hampshire restaurant facing parents of children killed in the nation’s latest school shooting.
July 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Supporters here of former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her astronaut husband, Mark Kelly, say the couple offer a middle-ground approach to gun regulation even a blood-red state like North Dakota can get behind. Continue Reading
June 27, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Facts about firearms don’t completely line up with either side’s agenda.
June 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp may have upset fellow Democrats when she didn’t support gun control measures this past April, but that decision bought her points with the National Rifle Association. Continue Reading
May 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON Gun control forces are targeting Sens. Kelly Ayotte, Max Baucus and others as they struggle to persuade five senators to switch their votes and revive the rejected effort to expand background checks to more firearms buyers. Continue Reading
April 24, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Last Wednesday, keeping guns out of the hands of people like James Holmes, Jared Lee Loughner, Seung Hui Cho and Adam Lanza took a back seat to the political survival of a bunch of suits who cannot be moved by death, grief, the will of the people or even common sense.
April 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE A Piedmont man accused of threatening U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson because the senator allegedly supports gun control has been taken into custody. Continue Reading