State Legislators Again Put Local Gun Laws In CrosshairsPennsylvania lawmakers are moving closer to re-enacting legislation that would let the National Rifle Association and similar groups challenge local gun regulations that are more restrictive than state law.
Vulnerable GOP Senators, Including Toomey, Side With NRA On Gun VotesAmong the Senate's most vulnerable Republicans, Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey stood firmly with the powerful National Rifle Association on the latest ill-fated attempts at gun control.
National Rifle Association: More Gun Control Not The AnswerThe National Rifle Association is reaffirming its position that more gun control won't stop extremists or criminals from carrying out attacks.
National Groups Weighing In On Controversial Gun Policy, Social Security IdeaThe issue of gun control has been in the news since a Los Angeles Times article hit the stands more than a week ago.
NRA Filing Lawsuit Against Pittsburgh, 2 Other Pa. Cities Over Gun LawsThe National Rifle Association is filing suit against three Pennsylvania cities, seeking to stop them from enforcing their firearms laws.
NRA Wins One In The Legislature Over Local OppositionDespite the objections of mayors like Pittsburgh's Bill Peduto and Philadelphia's Michael Nutter, the state legislature approved a bill backed by the National Rifle Association that opponents say will cost local taxpayers a lot of money.
Corbett, Wolf Disagree Over Municipal Gun-Law BillPennsylvania's gubernatorial candidates are disagreeing over National Rifle Association-backed legislation that could unleash fresh court challenges to local gun-control laws in Pennsylvania.
Guns In Your Home: A Statistical Accident Waiting To HappenOver 70 percent of the time a minor is killed by a gun, the gun used was housed in that minor's own home.
W. Va. Teen Arrested For NRA T-ShirtA West Virginia teenager who was arrested and suspended from school after he refused to remove an NRA T-shirt is back in class.
ROOT Sports Hunting Show Hosts Address Responsible Gun OwnershipGun enthusiast Jeff Bertoni and the hosts of the Root Sports Hunting show "Right Outside," Jeff Bowman and Matt Prepelka, all have their own ideas about the respect and responsibility necessary for gun ownership.
Dem, GOP Senators Reach Background Check DealA Senate aide and a lobbyist say two senators have struck a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more firearms purchases. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama's drive to curb gun violence.
NRA Study: U.S. Schools Should Train Selected Staffers To Carry WeaponsSchools across the nation should train selected staff members to carry weapons and should each have at least one armed security officer to make students safer and allow a quicker response to an attack, the director of a National Rifle Association-sponsored study said Tuesday.