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Missouri Republicans Push for Gun Bill Win

Missouri Republicans are clashing again with Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon on gun legislation.

09/09/2014

ormer White House press secretary James Brady speaks as his son Scott looks on during a visit to the Brady Briefing Room at the White House March 30, 2011 in Washington, DC.Brady was left confined to a wheelchair in the attempted assassination of Former US President Ronald Reagan 30 years ago. Photo: AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN

Reagan Aide, Gun Control Advocate Jim Brady Dies

A major trait that endeared Jim Brady to the Washington press corps was his sense of humor, especially when he made fun of his own boss.

08/04/2014

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Nixon: Arming Teachers is Not Guarantee of Safer Schools

Nixon says he KO’d the Republican-backed measure because it was seeking to nullify federal gun control laws.

07/29/2014

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Analysis: Kansas Gun Suit Recalls Brown Aftermath

A national gun control group is trying to bolster its legal and public case against a Kansas law challenging federal firearms regulations by arguing that it revives an old, discredited states-rights doctrine espoused decades ago by opponents of racial equality.

07/13/2014

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Lawsuit: Missouri Lawmakers Would Redo Gun Measure

New arguments are being raised against a proposed Missouri constitutional amendment that would enhance the right to bear arms.

06/24/2014

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Judge Weighs Rewrite of Missouri Gun Rights Plan

A Missouri judge denied a request to stop election officials from distributing absentee ballots for a proposed constitutional amendment dealing with gun rights.

06/18/2014

House and Senate negotiators are unable to agree on what kind of penalty should be applied to federal agents who attempt to enforce federal gun laws. (Getty Images)

Missouri Republicans At Odds On Gun Nullification

A division among Missouri Republicans is threatening to derail the state’s attempt to nullify federal laws that are deemed to be infringements on gun rights.

05/13/2014

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Senate Debates Bill Nullifying Federal Gun Laws

With only weeks left in the legislative session, senators considered a House-passed bill that would nullify any federal attempt to limit gun ownership in Missouri.

04/16/2014

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Police Investigating Last Month’s Weapons Bust

St. Louis Police are releasing few details about a bust in North St. Louis late last month that netted several high-powered guns.

04/08/2014

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Mo. Gun Control Bill Passes Senate

Federal agents would be sent to jail for enforcing some federal gun control laws under legislation endorsed by a Missouri House panel.

03/07/2014

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