WASHINGTON | For President Barack Obama, it’s become an all-too-frequent ritual: honoring the victims of mass shootings in communities across the country. On Friday, Obama will mourn with the city of Charleston, South Carolina, where nine people were killed last week at a historic black church. He’ll deliver a eulogy at the funeral for Rev. Clementa […]
“Our law enforcement community and the State Attorney’s Office works vigorously to ensure people may travel our busy streets, going about their business, without fear,” Archer said in a statement announcing the new charge. “Every resident and visitor to Seminole County deserves this freedom.”
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?
Fox News chirps that the tragedy at fill-in-the-blank is a distraction from Benghazi and Hillary Clinton must be happy about it
The nation’s mental health system is “in complete breakdown,” resulting in not enough of the mentally ill being committed to psychiatric hospitals, National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre told NBC’s “Meet the Press” this week.
The task force would be bipartisan and include lawmakers, mental health professionals, and gun experts.
“We all agree that there’s a problem of violence in society, and the answer is not just gun legislation,” Mayor Steve Hogan said.
I reject the idea that taking action to reduce gun violence requires us to compromise on our liberties as Americans
The commotion at the Capitol underscored the attention the debate has generated nationally from gun rights groups, such as the National Rifle Association, to victims’ families and White House officials