Stories tagged: background check
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
Senators pushing to require background checks for private gun sales made a fresh pitch to President Donald Trump on Wednesday amid continued gridlock over legislation to curb gun violence following …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 2:03 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Friday he believes he has influence to rally Republicans around stronger federal background check laws as Congress and the White House work on a response to …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017
The goal must be to find out what went wrong in order make corrections to ensure the federal law is followed. No, it won’t prevent all mass shootings, but it …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
A federal appeals court panel has unanimously rejected a challenge to Washington’s law requiring background checks for gun transfers.