State and Federal Gun Laws

Witnesses testified about laws governing the purchase of firearms, existing controls and regulations on sales and background checks, the… read more

State and Federal Gun Laws Witnesses testified about laws governing the purchase of firearms, existing controls and regulations on sales and background checks, the problem of gun violence in society, and loopholes in laws for gun buyers. They also talked about recent shootings on the campus of Virginia Tech and improving checks in the area of mental health backgrounds. close

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  • Dan Burton U.S. Representative [R] Indiana
  • Tom Davis U.S. Representative [R] Virginia
  • John Feinblatt Coordinator New York, NY->Criminal Justice
  • Paul Helmke President Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
  • Ronald S. Honberg National Director National Alliance on Mental Illness->Policy and Legal Affairs
  • Darrell Issa U.S. Representative [R] California
  • Dennis Kucinich U.S. Representative [D] Ohio
  • Stephen Rubenstein Assistant Administrator Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
  • Robyn Thomas Executive Director Legal Community Against Violence
  • Daniel W. Webster Director Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health->Center for Gun Policy and Research
  • Susan B. Sorenson Professor University of Pennsylvania->School of Social Policy and Practice
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State and Federal Gun Laws

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Program ID:
198038-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 11, 2007 | 1:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 11, 2007 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 11, 2007 | 1:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2007 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2007 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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