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Remembering the Las Vegas shooting victims

October 6, 2017
Watch a video tribute to the 58 victims.
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NRA Makes Rare Endorsement Of Regulations

October 6, 2017
Susan Davis | NPR
The NRA came out in support of regulating bump stocks, like those possessed by the Las Vegas shooter, as some Republican lawmakers warmed to the idea of a ban on the devices.
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NRA support for restricting ‘bump stocks’ reflects impact of Las Vegas massacre

October 6, 2017
Ed O'Keefe, Elise Viebeck, Mike DeBonis | The Washington Post
The NRA’s position Thursday reflected an about-face on a long-standing position of opposing most gun restrictions, a position founded on the philosophy of the “slippery slope” — that allowing such legislation would beget still more, until law-abiding gun owners were deprived of their Second Amendment right to bear arms.
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Speaker Ryan says "diagnosis of mental illness" often behind mass shootings

October 4, 2017
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
"One of the things we've learned from these shootings is often underneath this is a diagnosis of mental illness," said Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.
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Calls for tighter gun control resurface in wake of Vegas massacre

October 3, 2017
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Supporters of tighter gun control once again pushed for new laws following the shooting in Las Vegas. But will Congress actually do anything?
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Bannon warns: "end of everything" if Trump supports gun controls

October 3, 2017
Jonathan Swan | Axios
President Trump may say he's a defender of gun ownership rights, but with all the gun control pressure he'll be under after Las Vegas, how do we know he'll resist it — especially after the debt limit deal with Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, and his flirtation with a deal on DACA?
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