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Friction yields sparks between Coffman, Romanoff at Aurora election forum

Friction yields sparks between Coffman, Romanoff at Aurora election forum

When Romanoff asked Coffman whether he would join him in being the first two candidates in history to turn down all contributions from political action committees, things got heated. Coffman is taking political action committee money for this campaign. Romanoff is not.

EDITORIAL: Stop open-carry craziness in Aurora before someone gets hurt, not after

EDITORIAL: Stop open-carry craziness in Aurora before someone gets hurt, not after

This isn’t Mayberry. Police have a responsibility to investigate every episode of someone carrying a gun in public, even if it’s the same person out for their daily tease

GUNS IN PUBLIC: Aiming for trouble or a new norm?

GUNS IN PUBLIC: Aiming for trouble or a new norm?

“We support the Second Amendment, but that does not mean it is acceptable to parade around in public with a loaded weapon. This man was trying to make a political statement, but Colorado moms don’t want armed individuals playing politics with our children’s safety…

AURORA: Law barring juveniles from carrying guns no longer on the books

AURORA: Law barring juveniles from carrying guns no longer on the books

“A 10-year-old could walk down the street with a rifle, there is no law (against it),” said Danielle Thompson, a spokeswoman for Rocky Mountain Gun Owners

EDITORIAL: Two years after Aurora theater shooting and no sign of stemming gun violence plague

EDITORIAL: Two years after Aurora theater shooting and no sign of stemming gun violence plague

So which of the 58 million Americans with psychiatric symptoms very much like the growing list of mass shooters do we lock up? And where?

Magpul makes magazines for Wyoming governor

Magpul makes magazines for Wyoming governor

Mead’s version of the .223-caliber rifle will feature custom engraving of the state seal and his signature. Mead has said he wants a Wyoming-made rifle for sentimental reasons and doesn’t plan to hunt with it.

Governor apologizes for handling of gun control

Answering questions at the County Sheriffs of Colorado conference in Aspen on Friday, the governor said “I would say in the gun stuff, we certainly could have done a better job.”

Gun control group focused on at least 11 races

Gun control group focused on at least 11 races

Giffords, D-Ariz., was severely wounded in a January 2011 shooting in Tucson, Arizona, that killed six people. The couple formed the political action committee and partner nonprofit organization in the aftermath of the December 2012 killings of 20 children and six adults at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

NRA calls 'open carry' rallies 'downright weird'

NRA calls ‘open carry’ rallies ‘downright weird’

The NRA has long been a zealous advocate for gun owners’ rights. But the group’s lobbying arm, the Institute for Legislative Action, has called the demonstrations counterproductive to promoting gun rights, scary and “downright weird.”

PERRY: The NRA can’t put a number on too many school shootings

PERRY: The NRA can’t put a number on too many school shootings

We have created a perfect storm where we breed crazy boys bent on murderous sprees, ignore their blatant threats, and then make it incredibly easy to gun up and shoot ‘em up at places where we are most vulnerable to gun attacks