• Trump trashes bipartisan Senate bill as the 'first step' to taking away guns - even though he once supported one of its key parts

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Former President Donald Trump speaks during Pennsylvania rally on May 6, 2022. Mitch McConnell is pictured on May 3, 2022. Getty Images
    Trump blasted a bipartisan Senate gun bill, calling it "the first step in the movement to TAKE YOUR GUNS AWAY."
    But Trump once supported state "red flag" laws that are incentivized in the bill.
    In fact, nothing in the legislation remotely resembles what Trump is saying.
    Former President Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed a bipartisan Senate effort to respond to a series of mass shootings, arguing without evidence that the proposal backed by Minority Leader...
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  • The NRA and the House Freedom Caucus announced their opposition to the bipartisan Senate gun bill less than an hour after it was released

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    CEO and Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association Wayne LaPierre speaks at the group's annual convention in Houston, Texas on May 27, 2022. Brandon Bell/Getty Images
    The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act was unveiled Tuesday and will likely pass both chambers this week.
    Both the NRA and House Freedom Caucus announced their opposition within an hour of the bill's release.
    14 Republican senators broke ranks and voted to advance the legislation on Tuesday evening.
    Senators unveiled on Tuesday evening the much-anticipated Bipartisan Safer Communities, which will enact the most...
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