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November 8, 2017
Commentary: If only we could return to the old days of mass-shooting deaths
November 8, 2017 - 11:02pm
November 7, 2017
President Donald Trump addresses the shooting at a Texas church during a meeting with business leaders in Tokyo, Japan, Nov. 6, 2017. As Americans struggled Monday to make sense once again of the mass shootings plaguing the U.S., Trump sought to steer the national conversation to questions about the mental capacity of those pulling the triggers, not the weapons themselves. (Doug Mills/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Senators launch bipartisan push to enforce existing background checks law
November 7, 2017 - 5:05pm
October 8, 2017
No obvious answers to mass shootings
October 8, 2017 - 9:57am
October 4, 2017
In this file photo, South Dakota Sen. John Thune speaks after winning re-election with his wife Kimberley by his side during the Republican Party election night victory party in Sioux Falls. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
SD senator says 'get small' comment was taken out of context
October 4, 2017 - 11:41pm
November 8, 2016
A Walther handgun is displayed at the Smith & Wesson booth at the Safari Club International Convention in Reno, Nevada, January 29, 2011. REUTERS/Max Whittaker
Two-thirds of U.S. voters say they back some gun control
November 8, 2016 - 7:52pm
June 28, 2016
Ahlin: Collins, Heitkamp win praise in Senate gun control debate
June 28, 2016 - 10:09pm
June 23, 2016
Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) speaks next to Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) at a news conference with a bipartisan group of senators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Bipartisan gun bill co-sponsored by Heitkamp survives test vote but still needs more GOP support
June 23, 2016 - 6:05pm
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Cali., (R) applauds as Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., (L) waves to supporters along with House Democrats after their sit-in over gun-control law on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 23. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Gun control efforts fizzle out in Congress, Democrat sit-in ends
June 23, 2016 - 3:54pm
June 21, 2016
Senator Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., speaks Tuesday at a news conference with a bipartisan group of senators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., to unveil a compromise proposal on gun control measures. REUTERS/Yuri Gripasplay button
Heitkamp to unveil compromise gun control bill with Maine senator
June 21, 2016 - 8:26pm
June 19, 2016
Democrats’ new line on gun control: Do it for national security
June 19, 2016 - 12:33am
June 17, 2016
A gun rights supporter openly carries two pistols strapped to his leg during a rally in support of the Michigan Open Carry gun law in Romulus, Michigan April 27, 2014. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Heitkamp among senators working to craft new gun control compromise
June 17, 2016 - 11:18am
June 14, 2016
Mike McFeely
McFeely: Stop thinking and praying, Congress, and do something to curb gun violence
June 14, 2016 - 5:00am
February 27, 2016
Dan Brown holds a rifle during the Feb. 16th Hunter Safety course centered around “Guns”. The course runs until March 8. Brown has been a volunteer and instructor for 30 years. Larry Thompson, is the co-chief instructor, with Brown for the course. He has 33 years of experience. (Kalsey Stults/The Dickinson Press)
Safety first: Two hunter safety courses offered in Dickinson, same purpose
February 27, 2016 - 1:53pm
February 5, 2016
An exhibit booth for firearms manufacturer Smith & Wesson is seen on display at the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in Chicago, Illinois, in this October 26, 2015 file photo. (Jim Young/Files/Reuters)
Why Obama and other gun control advocates own stock in firearms makers
February 5, 2016 - 4:45pm
January 25, 2016
Letter to the Editor: Libertarians on common sense gun control
January 25, 2016 - 3:23pm