Gun safety bills pushed in Congress after Florida shooting

WASHINGTON – Some members of Congress are pressing for action on new gun safety measures following last week’s mass shooting at a Parkland, Florida, high school. Rep. Anthony Brown, D-Upper Marlboro, said he is planning to introduce legislation that would…

Md. Moms Call on Congress to Pass Tougher Gun Control

Fourteen months after Newtown, several groups lobbied Congress Wednesday to tighten background check loopholes and give law enforcement more tools to combat gun trafficking.

Gun Rights Advocates Rally Against O’Malley’s Gun Control Bill

Gun rights advocates rallied in Annapolis against proposed assault weapons ban, magazine size limits and increased licensing for firearms.

Armor Company Designs Bulletproof Whiteboards in Response to Newtown School Shooting

After the shooting in Newtown, Conn., a military armor factory located in Pocomoke, on Maryland’s lower Eastern Shore, decided to create bulletproof school supplies.

Obama Calls for Equality, Unity in Second Inaugural Address

President Barack Obama’s second inaugural address, delivered on a cold, cloudy afternoon, set out a clear vision for a more equal, unified America.

Faiths United Calls for Morals Over Politics on Gun Control

Faiths United to Prevent Gun Control, a coalition of religious leaders representing over 40 faiths, are fueling a social movement to make gun control a priority.