• 'I want to get something done': After Florida shooting, some Republicans sound serious about passing gun control laws

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Republicans Ohio Gov. John Kasich, Rep. Carlos Curbelo, and Sen. James Lankford all voiced their support for gun legislation on the Sunday morning talk show circuit.
    The change in tune came after the high school shooting in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday left 17 dead.
    Even conservative pundit Rush Limbaugh came out in favor of some gun regulation.
    In the wake of the horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School this week, several Republican lawmakers broke with their party's historic position and called for "common sense" gun legislation.
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  • NeverAgain Trends As Activists Seek Gun Control In Wake Of Florida High School Shooting

    NeverAgain Trends As Activists Seek Gun Control In Wake Of Florida High School Shooting

    4 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community

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    Following the tragic events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., activists have started the NeverAgain hashtag to bring awareness to the gun control issue. Thousands of teenagers have become grassroots activists and taken to social media to share their ideas and campaigns.
    Nikolas Cruz, a 19-year-old, killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. The suspect in one of the deadliest school shootings in modern American history confessed to police that he “began shooting students that he saw in the hallways and on school...
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  • The students who survived the Florida school shooting are planning something big to take the fight for gun safety nationwide

    The students who survived the Florida school shooting are planning something big to take the fight for gun safety nationwide

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Students who survived the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are planning a nationwide series of marches to get politicians to pay attention to their plight.
    Junior Cameron Kasky says "we are losing our lives while the adults are playing around," referring to lawmakers in Congress.
    Kasky also called out politicians who take money from the NRA.
    Survivors of the shooting rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people are planning a march on Washington next month to pressure politicians to take action on gun violence.
    Speaking on CNN Sunday, a group of students at...
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