Our stations have created a special series titled The Facts: Guns in America. This project is a first for us, as it involves a cooperative effort among all Bonten properties aimed at tackling a critically important but complex and controversial issue. Click here for the full press release.
While widely recognized today as a major political force and as America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights, the NRA has, since its inception, been the premier firearms education organization in the world.
Americans for Responsible Solutions encourages elected officials to stand up for solutions to prevent gun violence and protect responsible gun ownership by communicating directly with the constituents that elect them.
The Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is only 27 words long, but its meaning has been debated for more than 200 years. It states, "A well-regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."
Recent high-profile mass shootings have renewed the call for tougher restrictions on weapons. Gun enthusiasts say weapons aren't the problem - people are. Gun control advocates say guns are too easy to get.