Gun Control

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President Trump surprised many when he gathered a bipartisan group of lawmakers at the White House and called on them to pass a comprehensive gun control bill comprised of many proposals opposed by the gun lobby.

That announcement caught Virginia Democratic Senator Mark Warner off guard.

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The Parkland, Florida school shooting that left 17 people dead last month has spurred calls for change on many fronts: gun legislation, threat reporting, and mental health care. But what about how kids are treated at schools?

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Lawmakers in Richmond are getting ready to wrap up the General Assembly session and head home without taking any action on gun control.

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The gun debate in Richmond is heating up, and it’s spreading to other business at the General Assembly that has nothing to do with guns.

Gun violence is back in the news this week. It’s also a topic that lawmakers in Richmond are debating.