Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Gun control

May 31, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New gun control laws won't stop bad people from breaking the law
May 31, 2019 - 7:02am
May 14, 2019
Minnesota Capitol. Forum News Service
Minnesota committee sinks pair of gun control bills
May 14, 2019 - 4:05pm
April 30, 2019
Gun control advocates gathered for a rally at the Minnesota Capitol on Monday, April 29, 2019, ahead of a House of Representatives vote on a public safety spending bill that included a pair of measures aimed at reducing gun violence. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control measures come up for debate in Minnesota House, Senate GOP says they're 'dead'
April 30, 2019 - 8:49am
April 4, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, on the Senate floor Jan. 8, 2019, at the recovening of the state legislature. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Politics of gun control ‘debate’ get prickly at Minnesota Capitol
April 4, 2019 - 7:16pm
March 27, 2019
Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, said he would hold hearings for two gun control bills if the House of Representatives could pass them off the floor this year. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Red-flag, universal background check gun bills could get Senate hearing, key leader says
March 27, 2019 - 4:44pm
March 22, 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The hypocrisy runs deep in the state capitol
March 22, 2019 - 6:45am
March 15, 2019
Gun control supporters rallied at the Capitol on Wednesday, March 13, to urge Minnesota Senate leaders to hold hearings on a pair of bills that would restrict the purchase and possession of firearms.  Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
MN Capitol Notebook: Recreational pot bill goes down, gun control and abortion measures force impasse
March 15, 2019 - 12:28pm
March 13, 2019
Supporters of a pair of gun control bills gathered at the Capitol Wednesday, March 13, to urge Minnesota senators to hold a hearing for the proposals. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Gun control supporters rally to pressure Senate to take up background check, 'red flag' bills
March 13, 2019 - 2:01pm
March 6, 2019
Supporters and opponents of a pair of gun control bills demonstrated in St. Paul Wednesday, March 6, 2019, ahead of a House hearing. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Red flag' bill moves forward at Minnesota Capitol
March 6, 2019 - 3:31pm
February 28, 2019
Gun control supporters and opponents packed a hallway at the Minnesota Capitol ahead of a hearing Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, on a pair of firearm bills. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota gun bills advance, with Senate planning barrier
February 28, 2019 - 3:25pm
Gun control supporters and opponents packed a hallway at the Minnesota Capitol ahead of a hearing Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, on a pair of firearm bills. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota panel passes universal background check requirement for gun sales
February 28, 2019 - 12:06pm
February 26, 2019
Lawmakers returned to the Minnesota State Capitol Jan. 8, 2019, for the reconvening of the Legislature. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Tensions high as Minnesota lawmakers prepare to debate gun control bills at the Capitol
February 26, 2019 - 4:21pm
January 25, 2019
Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus Political Director Rob Doar spoke out against gun control proposals Thursday, Jan. 25, 2019, at the State Capitol. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Abortion, gun control proposals split Minnesota lawmakers in session's 3rd week
January 25, 2019 - 5:01pm
January 19, 2019
What does 'expanded background checks' mean? Here’s a primer 
January 19, 2019 - 2:41pm
Sen. Tom Bakk
Minn. gun-control plan faces opposition from within
January 19, 2019 - 2:30pm
randomness