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Guns, Gun Control, and Elections

The Politics and Policy of Firearms

by Harry L. Wilson

  • 69 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms negotiation & control,
  • Central government policies,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Political Science / Public Policy,
  • Political Process - Elections,
  • Gun control,
  • Political aspects,
  • Public opinion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7926177M
    ISBN 100742553477
    ISBN 109780742553477

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      In recent elections, gun rights groups have consistently outspent gun control groups, according to data analyzed by the Center for Responsive Politics. But not this year.   Elections World news Environment activists and stars launch gun control campaign to battle NRA if you use them, feel free to let them know”, Hogg – who is writing a book.

      The position on gun control of each presidential candidate. Where Each of the Presidential Candidates Stands The far-right-wing Carson discussed his Author: Lauren Kelley. But a quick look at states that have aggressive gun control measures already in place show that part of the math in could favor the Democrats. The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence keeps its own scorecard of states that have significant gun laws on their books. It says 19 states get at least a one-star rating from the group, while


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Guns, Gun Control, and Elections examines current gun control policy and explains how it was adopted by discussing the roles and interactions of elected officials, interest groups, political parties, and the public.

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The risk in Guns on gun control, of course, is that it could galvanize the gun-rights crowd even more than gun-control supporters. The NRA’s base is. InTrump declared in his book, The America We Deserve, "I generally oppose gun control, but I support the ban on assault weapons and I support a slightly longer waiting period to purchase a gun.

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The gun control policy of the Bill Clinton administration was the White House's domestic policy on guns during Bill Clinton's term in office as President of the United States from to Gun control was a major political issue in the first half of Clinton's first term and during that time he lobbied for, and signed, two major pieces of gun control legislation, the Brady Bill and the.

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For more than eight in 10 U.S. registered voters, a candidate's position on gun control factors into their choice of candidate for major offices, although just one-quarter say they would vote only for a candidate who shares their views on : RJ Reinhart.

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Mr. Trump has pledged to veto any new gun control measure. In a book, he expressed support for banning assault weapons, but he now says that bans on guns and magazines for ammo “are a total.

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People who advocate for gun control support increasing regulations related to gun ownership; people who advocate for gun rights support decreasing regulations related to gun ownership. These groups often disagree on the interpretation of laws and court cases related to firearms.

Anti-gun Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said of candidate Clinton, “New York needs Hillary Clinton because she will vote with us on gun control percent of the time.”. Encyclopedia of Gun Control & Gun Rights.

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Utter, second edition, is presented. Guns across America: Reconciling Gun Rules and Rights. Melzer, Scott // Contemporary Sociology. Actually, a majority of sheriffs in New York and Colorado publicly oppose the new gun-control laws. Sheriffs are in a unique position to speak out, as nearly all of America’s 3, sheriffs are Author: Frank Miniter.

Governor Ralph Northam Pushing Extreme Gun Control. On Ap Northam signed measures that require a government background check even for gun sales between family members and friends.

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