The Policy and Politics of Guns in America

We’re investigating the policy, politics and players around guns in America.

Five Federal Policies on Guns You've Never Heard Of

It’s not just states that have relaxed gun laws. Federal lawmakers have come up with a few of their own.

Mass Shootings Do Little to Change State Gun Laws

We take a look at what's happened legislatively in states where some of the worst shootings in recent U.S. history have occurred to see what effect, if any, those events had on gun laws.

By the Numbers: Comparing Spending by Gun Rights and Gun Control Interest Groups

When it comes to influencing elections and lobbying Congress, who's got the upper hand?

Seven of the Most Striking Ways States Have Loosened Gun Laws

It’s only gotten easier to own and carry a gun nationwide in the last several years.

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