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No law will bring back loved ones lost to tragedy, but this law can prevent others from suffering the same fate
An overwhelming majority of South Carolinians — both Republicans and Democrats — support legislation requiring background checks be completed before a person can be sold a gun.
In a week when Congress passed the most sweeping gun control legislation in a generation, U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham urged the Senate to take up a bill. But his plea might not be granted.
The measure would lengthen the amount of time a gun purchase can be delayed when the FBI has not completed a background check from three days to up to 20 days.
Eyes were closed and heads were bowed in prayer when Dylann Roof opened fire at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. He had been welcomed with op…
Emanuel AME Church was the backdrop for a press conference Thursday by advocates hoping to close the so-called "Charleston loophole."
Sponsored by South Carolina U.S. Reps. Jim Clyburn and Joe Cunningham along with U.S. Rep. Peter King of New York, a new bill seeks to close the so-called "Charleston loophole" that made it easier for the Emanuel AME Church shooter to buy a gun.
U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford pledged Saturday to introduce a federal measure to expand the time allotted for background checks on gun purchases from…