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“Gun Appreciation Day” Draws Hundreds Of Local Supporters

Record breaking numbers of people are purchasing guns in the wake of the proposed assault weapons ban, especially locally.

01/19/2013

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Local Political Experts Discuss Gun Control

KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte discussed the polarizing issue of gun control with four local political experts.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/19/2013

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Does More Regulation Mean Less Crime?

President Obama has addressed the nation declaring his new proposals for tighter gun regulations.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/17/2013

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Psychologist Weighs In On Gun Control & Mental Health Debate

Can we keep firearms out of the hands of mentally ill people?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/17/2013

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Gun Rights Expert Discusses President’s Proposal

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino speaks with Legal Gun Rights Expert Cameron Reddy on President Obama’s and Vice President Biden’s list of gun control measures announced Wednesday afternoon.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/16/2013

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Robinson Case Drawing Attention To Gun Control Debate

A three-year criminal case involving an assault weapon ended on Tuesday with the defendant being convicted of first-degree murder with regard to the first victim and second-degree murder with regard to the second victim, a Penn Hills police officer.

01/16/2013

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Wednesday’s KDKA Afternoon News: January 16, 2013

If you thought the Tuesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News was big, wait until you listen to the highlight’s of Wednesday’s Show.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/16/2013

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Obama Challenges Congress To Act To Reduce Gun Violence

President Obama’s anti-gun violence plan involves a combination of approaches, some of them controversial, involving guns, mental health and more police.

01/16/2013

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President Obama Unveils Sweeping Anti-Gun Violence Proposal

Braced for a fight, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled the most sweeping proposals for curbing gun violence in two decades, pressing a reluctant Congress to pass universal background checks and bans on military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines like the ones used in the Newtown, Conn., school shooting.

KDKA-TV–01/16/2013

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Former State Representative Discusses Gun Legislation

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek speaks to former State Representative Dave Levdansky on the upcoming regulations regarding gun control.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/14/2013

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Will Taking Guns Away From People Stop Shootings? Think Again

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talked to Joyce Lee Malcum who is a Professor of Law at George Mason University.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/04/2013

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Cease Fire PA Director Discusses Gun Control & The NRA

KDKA Radio’s Johnna Pro is joined by Cease Fire PA Executive Director Shira Goodman.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/21/2012

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Pittsburghers Weigh In After NRA’s News Conference

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The most powerful gun organization in the country is speaking out for the first time since the shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. A few hours after Friday morning’s […]

12/21/2012

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New Gun Store’s Proximity To School Stirring Controversy In Local Neighborhood

Guns sales are up. They have been throughout 2012. On a firing range, marksmen are testing shields for bulletproof backpacks that parents are buying for their kids. Manufacturers are struggling to keep up with demand.

12/21/2012

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Sen. Casey Changes Course On Gun Control

With the Capitol flag flying at half-staff behind him, Sen. Bob Casey admitted that the killing of school children in Connecticut has affected his thinking on guns.

12/21/2012

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