Four US Governors Join Forces On Gun SafetyThe governors of Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Rhode Island are forming a coalition of like-minded states on gun control, hoping to make progress where they see the federal government has faltered.
Governor Malloy Proposes Ban On Bump StocksPeople who already own the devices would be allowed to keep them for a period of time, before their possession would be banned entirely.
Elizabeth Esty: 'Unspeakable' That Congress Would Expand Gun Owner Rights In BillThe House has approved a Republican bill making it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines.
Delegation Touts Bipartisan Support For Gun-Related BillSeveral members of Connecticut's all-Democratic congressional delegation are optimistic that bipartisan support for background check system legislation may be a sign of future cooperation on anti-gun violence legislation.
Connecticut Officials Renew Push For Federal Gun LegislationMembers of Connecticut's congressional delegation have renewed their calls for tighter controls on guns in response to the Las Vegas mass shooting.
Gun Stocks Rise Anew, and More People Own Them Than Know ItAfter a gunman killed more than 50 people in Las Vegas in the nation's latest mass shooting, stocks in the gun industry followed a familiar pattern. They rose.
RAY DUNAWAY: The Colt Subsidy and the Hypocrisy of ConnecticutChris Powell, Managing Editor of The Journal Inquirer, claims the Colt subsidy makes the state the arsenal of hypocrisy.
Lawmakers Question Bill To Authorize Police To See Gun PermitsState lawmakers today heard comment for and against a proposal to allow police officers to require people carrying guns to show their permits.
Congress Blocks Post Sandy Hook Gun LegislationThe measure was designed to keep guns out of the hands of mentally disabled people
Sandy Hook Promise Releases PSAA group formed by families who lost children in the Sandy Hook school shooting has started a new public service campaign designed to teach people to recognize the warning signs of someone who may be contemplating gun violence.
Study: Connecticut Among Safest States For Gun ViolenceThe national report alleges that firearms-related deaths were “significantly” lower in states that had passed laws to ban assault weapons and require trigger locks or the safe storage of guns.
Connecticut Delegation Pledges To Keep Pushing For Gun LawsMembers of Connecticut's congressional delegation say they're energized by the public's reaction to the recent House of Representatives sit-in and Senate filibuster, promising to not stop pushing for more restrictive gun laws.