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Florida shooting survivor: CNN gave me 'scripted' question for town hall, quashed question on armed guards

Florida shooting survivor: CNN gave me 'scripted' question for town hall, quashed question on armed guards

A survivor of the Florida high school massacre said in an interview that CNN rejected his proposal to discuss armed guards in schools and instead handed him a "scripted" question to ask during
Trump's early move on guns: Could he bridge the partisan gap?

Trump's early move on guns: Could he bridge the partisan gap?

Donald Trump could be the president who pushes Congress to do something about gun control, even if those steps are modest.Perhaps only a Republican president—and one elected with the full backing of
Trump Jr., in India, brushes off 'nonsense' accusations about family's business

Trump Jr., in India, brushes off 'nonsense' accusations about family's business

Donald Trump Jr., visiting India this week, pushed back against “nonsense” accusations that he is profiting from his father's presidency, saying the family gets no credit “for doing the right thing”
Trump on preventing mass shootings: 'We're going to get it done'

Trump on preventing mass shootings: 'We're going to get it done'

President Donald Trump said Wednesday the administration is going to strengthen background checks for gun purchases and “put a strong emphasis on mental health,” as he promised students and families
Republican congresswoman criticized over comment on mass murderers

Republican congresswoman criticized over comment on mass murderers

U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-N.Y., on Wednesday raised eyebrows when she said in a radio interview that many mass murderers “end up being Democrats.”Tenney, who was interviewed a week after the school
NRA hits back: LaPierre, at CPAC, says 'opportunists' exploiting Florida tragedy for 'political gain'

NRA hits back: LaPierre, at CPAC, says 'opportunists' exploiting Florida tragedy for 'political gain'

The leader of the National Rifle Association on Thursday pushed back hard against the latest efforts to enact new gun control measures in the wake of last week’s school shooting rampage in Florida,
Who to watch at CPAC: Agenda includes Trump, Pence, Cruz and more

Who to watch at CPAC: Agenda includes Trump, Pence, Cruz and more

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) kicked off this week with some big name Republicans scheduled to attend.The political conference hosts a bevy of Republican, conservative and
Dem candidate under fire for 'crusty old Marine' comment

Dem candidate under fire for 'crusty old Marine' comment

A Democrat running for Congress in San Diego is under fire after allegedly calling a rival candidate a “crusty old Marine” during a campaign event -- though she denies she was referring to her
Wisconsin voter roll purge causes primary kinks for some

Wisconsin voter roll purge causes primary kinks for some

A purge of voters from Wisconsin voting rolls caused problems at the polls for some during this week's primary.Some voters' information was removed, even though they hadn't moved and it was current.
Trump holds thoughtful listening session on gun violence, but liberal media harps on his note card

Trump holds thoughtful listening session on gun violence, but liberal media harps on his note card

It appears that being prepared can be frowned upon if it offers up a reason to mock the president. While many watchdogs have praised President Trump for his willingness to conduct an on-camera
Woman in affair that brought down ex-GOP Rep. Murphy announces House run

Woman in affair that brought down ex-GOP Rep. Murphy announces House run

A Pennsylvania psychologist whose affair with eight-term congressman Tim Murphy led to his resignation said Wednesday that she is pursuing her own bid for the U.S. House of Representatives.Shannon
Trump calls for arming teachers, raising gun purchase age to stop ‘savage sicko’ shooters

Trump calls for arming teachers, raising gun purchase age to stop ‘savage sicko’ shooters

President Trump on Thursday defended his call to arm some teachers as a way to stop a “savage sicko” from causing mass casualties, while also calling for gun control measures -- including raising the
Parkland student: CNN gave me 'scripted' questions on guns

Parkland student: CNN gave me 'scripted' questions on guns

Colton Haab, a Junior ROTC student and survivor of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla. last week, said he going to participate in the CNN town hall Wednesday night, but decided not to when he said
Pennsylvania GOP leaders ask Supreme Court to block redrawn congressional map

Pennsylvania GOP leaders ask Supreme Court to block redrawn congressional map

The Republican presiding officers of Pennsylvania's House and Senate asked the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday to block a new congressional district map that is widely expected to boost Democratic
Flynn urged by supporters to withdraw guilty plea, as judge's actions raise eyebrows

Flynn urged by supporters to withdraw guilty plea, as judge's actions raise eyebrows

Supporters of former national security adviser Michael Flynn are floating the possibility he could withdraw his guilty plea in Robert Mueller’s investigation, as the new judge in the case makes some
Bump stock prices jump after Trump comments, report says

Bump stock prices jump after Trump comments, report says

Gun auction platforms are reporting a significant price increase for bump stocks just hours after President Donald Trump directed the Justice Department to move to ban similar devices, Bloomberg

Billy Graham and the end of political consensus

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Trump on preventing mass shootings: 'we're going to get it done'

Trump on preventing mass shootings: 'we're going to get it done'

President Trump said Wednesday the administration is going to strengthen background checks for gun purchases and “put a strong emphasis on mental health,” as he promised students and families “we are
Secret new charges filed against Manafort, Gates in Mueller probe

Secret new charges filed against Manafort, Gates in Mueller probe

Prosecutors have filed at least one new charge under seal in the case against President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and aide Rick Gates.Fox News observed the filing in the clerk's
Loophole lets teen rapists return to same school as victims, Michigan lawmakers told

Loophole lets teen rapists return to same school as victims, Michigan lawmakers told

Two teenage rape survivors are urging state lawmakers in Michigan to close down a loophole that allows rapists to return to the same school as victims after finishing their sentences.Gianna Duva and