Restrictions on 'Bump Stock' Would Take Action From Congress - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportRestrictions on 'Bump Stock' Would Take Action From CongressU.S. News & World ReportATF could reconsider the lawfulness of "bump stock" devices like the ones used by the Las Vegas gunman only if Congress were to take action. Oct. 6, 2017, at 6:11 p.m.. Restrictions on 'Bump Stock' Would Take Action From Congress ...and more »

The right way to regulate bump stocks - Hot Air

The right way to regulate bump stocksHot AirOver on the homepage, I have a piece arguing that we should treat “bump stocks,” which enable a common semiautomatic rifle to fire almost as quickly as a fully automatic weapon, the same way we treat full autos under federal law. This means ...and more »

4 things Donald Trump is doing to loosen gun laws in the US - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.ca4 things Donald Trump is doing to loosen gun laws in the USGlobalnews.caU.S. President Donald Trump speaks after meeting with police at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department in the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., Oct. 4, 2017. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters ...and more »

Donald Trump Open to Gun Control via Bump Stock Ban - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsDonald Trump Open to Gun Control via Bump Stock BanBreitbart NewsOn Thursday President Trump signaled that his administration is weighing whether to back the bump stock ban currently being supported by numerous Republican members of the House and Senate. Talk of the ban comes despite the fact that Barack ...and more »

The Las Vegas shooter's road to 47 guns - MyHighPlains

MyHighPlainsThe Las Vegas shooter's road to 47 gunsMyHighPlainsAt least 12 of the weapons found in Stephen Paddock's Las Vegas hotel room were outfitted with bump stocks, which allowed the semi-automatic weapons to mimic the gunfire of automatic ones. The Las Vegas shooter's road to 47 guns ...and more »

Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan: The time for a debate on gun control is now - Madison.com

Madison.comAmy Goodman and Denis Moynihan: The time for a debate on gun control is nowMadison.comAnother horrific mass shooting has occurred in the United States. On the night of Oct. 1 in Las Vegas, a 64-year-old white man named Stephen Paddock opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on more than 20,000 people ...and more »

'Armed People are a Free People.' NRA Supporters Aren't Swayed After Las Vegas - TIME

TIME'Armed People are a Free People.' NRA Supporters Aren't Swayed After Las VegasTIMEThe National Rifle Association surprised many Thursday when it said it is open to regulations on the "bump stocks" that allowed the Las Vegas shooter to fire into a crowd at a rapid clip. But the organization's grassroots supporters remain fiercely ...and more »

After Vegas massacre, US gun lobby backs calls for new curbs - Economic Times

Economic TimesAfter Vegas massacre, US gun lobby backs calls for new curbsEconomic TimesWASHINGTON: US lawmakers bolstered efforts Thursday to ban devices used by the Las Vegas shooter to make his guns fire faster, while the National Rifle Association unexpectedly urged federal officials to review the legality of such modifications.and more »

Roundtable: What to do in wake of shootings - Galesburg Register-Mail

Galesburg Register-MailRoundtable: What to do in wake of shootingsGalesburg Register-MailWhat do you think Americans should do in response to the shootings in Las Vegas that killed 59 and wounded more than 500 people? Don't give in to the fear. This was a case of domestic terrorism. It was an individual seeking to savagely take away life ...and more »

Sunday: Feinstein, LaPierre - CBS News

CBS NewsSunday: Feinstein, LaPierreCBS NewsIn light of the historic massacre in Las Vegas last Sunday, some Republicans this week expressed a willingness to consider gun restrictions. Republicans, and even the National Rifle Association, are looking specifically at "bump stocks," a firearm ...and more »

Bill would make it illegal to own bump stocks in NY state - 13WHAM-TV

13WHAM-TVBill would make it illegal to own bump stocks in NY state13WHAM-TVFILE - This Feb. 1, 2013, file photo shows a "bump" stock next to a disassembled .22-caliber rifle at North Raleigh Guns in Raleigh, N.C. The gunman who unleashed hundreds of rounds of gunfire on a crowd of concertgoers in Las Vegas on Monday, Oct. 2, ...and more »

To Reduce Gun Violence, Let Us First Address Systemic Injustices - Truth-Out

To Reduce Gun Violence, Let Us First Address Systemic InjusticesTruth-OutLas Vegas resident Elisabeth Apcar (right) hugs a woman who was working at the concert venue on Sunday night (she wished to remain anonymous), at a makeshift memorial at the northern end of the Las Vegas Strip, October 4, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada.and more »

Here's how the Las Vegas shooter was able to buy 33 long guns in 12 months without anyone knowing - ThinkProgress

ThinkProgressHere's how the Las Vegas shooter was able to buy 33 long guns in 12 months without anyone knowingThinkProgressIn this photo taken March 15, 2017, an AR-15 style rifle manufactured by Battle Rifle Co. is display in Webster, Texas. CREDIT: AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane. Stephen Paddock, the 64-year-old man who killed 58 people and injured nearly 500 others on Sunday, ...and more »

Joe Scarborough: GOP Silence On Guns Insults The Dead - Hartford Courant

Hartford CourantJoe Scarborough: GOP Silence On Guns Insults The DeadHartford CourantSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., with other Republican senators on Oct. 3 said it was "premature" to talk about possible legislation that would come as a result of the mass shooting in Las Vegas. (Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images).and more »

Pelosi Hopes Ban on Bump Stocks Is a 'Slippery Slope' to More Gun Control - Fox News Insider

Fox News InsiderPelosi Hopes Ban on Bump Stocks Is a 'Slippery Slope' to More Gun ControlFox News InsiderHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that she "certainly hopes" a ban on "bump stocks" will open the door to additional gun control actions. "They're going to say, 'You give them bump stock, it's going to be a slippery slope.' I ...and more »

The NRA Is Finally Backing a Gun Restriction. Here's Why It's a Ploy - TIME

TIMEThe NRA Is Finally Backing a Gun Restriction. Here's Why It's a PloyTIMEBreaking with years of intransigence, the nation's largest gun-rights group on Thursday announced a rare but limited concession to those who would put in place new limits on firearms. On its own, the face-saving move is inconsequential. Yet it offers ...and more »

Growing Call for New Look at 'Bump Stocks,' Including From the NRA - New York Times

New York TimesGrowing Call for New Look at 'Bump Stocks,' Including From the NRANew York TimesA memorial in the middle of South Las Vegas Boulevard, near the concert venue where 58 people were fatally shot on Sunday. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times. With support building in Congress for action against devices like those the Las Vegas ...and more »

NRA CEO Emphasizes They Didn't Call To 'Ban' Or 'Confiscate' Bump Stocks - TPM

TPMNRA CEO Emphasizes They Didn't Call To 'Ban' Or 'Confiscate' Bump StocksTPMAfter the National Rifle Association on Thursday called for the federal government to look into regulating bump stocks, NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre followed up Thursday night emphasizing that the gun rights group did not call for an outright ban. “We didn't ...and more »

Las Vegas attack: Stephen Paddock's huge arsenal of weapons and how he modified them - talkRADIO (press release)

talkRADIO (press release)Las Vegas attack: Stephen Paddock's huge arsenal of weapons and how he modified themtalkRADIO (press release)Now the dust has settled on last week's horror deep in the Nevada desert, the full, shocking arsenal amassed by the Las Vegas gunman has become apparent. Stephen Paddock killed at least 59 people and injured hundreds more in Las Vegas, when he ...and more »

Trump, Paul Ryan, and NRA All Open Door To Action On Bump Stocks - The Daily Caller

The Daily CallerTrump, Paul Ryan, and NRA All Open Door To Action On Bump StocksThe Daily CallerAction on bump stocks, an accessory that accelerates the shooting rate of semi-automatic rifles, could happen either legislatively or through administrative action. The perpetrator of a mass shooting in Las Vegas that left 59 dead Sunday used bump ...and more »