Mayor Frey Talks Affordable Housing, Gun Control & The Future Of MinneapolisThe new mayor of Minneapolis has been on the job for just more than two months, during which he worked as the face of the city throughout the Super Bowl, the biggest event our area has seen in recent history.
Students After Historic Walkouts: It's Your Move, Adults They bowed their heads in honor of the dead. They carried signs with messages like "Never again" and "Am I next?" They railed against the National Rifle Association and the politicians who support it.
New Gun Laws Getting Some Bipartisan Support At CapitolNew gun laws were introduced at the Minnesota State Capitol Monday morning, and there is some bipartisan support.
POTUS Doesn't Set Age For Guns, Defers On Arming TeachersPresident Donald Trump's plan to prevent school shootings doesn't increase the minimum age for purchasing assault weapons to 21 — an idea Trump publicly favored just last month — and leaves the question of arming teachers to states and local communities.
Dayton Debuts Measure Aimed At Making Minn. Schools SaferGov. Mark Dayton is ready to lay out his plan to fund safety and security improvements in schools across Minnesota.
Gun Control A Priority For Dems Seeking Governor's OfficeGun control advocates have packed the Minnesota Legislature for demonstrations and hearings in the aftermath of the Parkland school shooting.
Stall In Congress After Trump's Stance Scrambles The DebateAction on gun legislation skidded to a halt Thursday in Congress — not for a lack of bipartisan proposals, but because President Donald Trump's stunning shift on gun policy left some in his party confused, irritated and scrambling to figure out what to do next.
American Companies Taking Stands, Facing Retribution Over GunsGun retail outlets are going beyond what current U.S. laws require for gun sale restrictions.
Hundreds Demonstrate At Capitol As Gun Control Bills DiscussedMany of the signs included messages such as "Gun control is just common sense," and "Kids > NRA."
Trump Says Some Lawmakers Are Too Fearful Of The NRAPutting fellow Republicans in the hot seat, President Donald Trump is calling for quick and substantial changes to the nation's gun laws even as he criticizes lawmakers for being too fearful of the National Rifle Association to act.
Reality Check: Gun Deaths In MinnesotaGun control advocates say more Minnesotans are dying from gun violence than opioid use or car crashes, but is that true?
Walmart Sets Age Of 21 To Buy Firearms, AmmunitionWalmart says it will no longer sell firearms and ammunition to people younger than 21.