Frustrated with lawmakers on Capitol Hill, gun control advocates have been focusing on changing state laws in recent years. It's a model similar to what worked for marriage equality in America.
- Tom Mauser, who lost his son during the Columbine shooting, applauded Obama. Rep. Mike Coffman said the president has “no respect” for representative government.Read more
Boulder 18-year-old Kai Kloepfer is at work on technology that would require verified fingerprints for a firearm to be used.
- Supporters of "smart" gun technology hope that President Obama's initiative will prompt federal agencies to put in big purchase orders, unleashing the new market. Will it make us safer?Read More
In the absence of good government data, the Gun Violence Archive formed in 2013.
- The money will allow the city to triple a program that helps pinpoint the source of shootings.Read more
In his monthly conversation with Colorado Matters, the governor also talked about how to prevent mass shootings, and his fitness for the vice presidency.
- For some retailers, the AR-15 assault rifle was one of the biggest sellers the day after Thanksgiving.Read more