Right Turn: guns


Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 04/22/2014

Killings in Chicago defy anti-gun gimmicks

Chicago’s raft of homicides is a disgrace, as are useless anti-gun laws.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:00 PM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago, Crime, guns

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Are Dems killing off Sen. Mark Pryor?

Democrats aren't doing Sen. Mark Pryor any favors these days, leaving him more vulnerable than ever in 2014.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:02 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Iran, Senate 2014

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 04/19/2013

What can Republicans learn from the gun debate?

The background-check battle is illustrative of the ways in which the GOP can score victories against the president.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Senate GOP

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 04/18/2013

10 things for Dems to worry about

It has been a bad year for Dems and it might get worse.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:38 PM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014, guns, immigration, President Obama

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 04/18/2013

Obama angry in defeat

The president's outburst after losing on background checks exemplifies the reasons for his ineffectiveness.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:47 AM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Media bias, President Obama

Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 04/17/2013

White House loses big on Manchin-Toomey

Amendment that was a key part of gun-control bill fails in the Senate by a 54 to 46 vote.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:40 PM ET, 04/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Obama second term, White House

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 04/17/2013

Gun defeat in the Senate for White House?

The president faces the perfect legislative storm and a potentially costly loss on gun legislation.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:48 AM ET, 04/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 04/16/2013

Gun symbolism, not violence prevention

Is the gun legislation merely symbolic at this point?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:31 AM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Newtown, Sen. Pat Toomey

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 04/15/2013

A day of Rubio everywhere

On the Sunday shows, the freshman senator shows the face of the GOP's future.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:34 AM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, immigration, Sen. Marco Rubio

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 04/12/2013

Obama banks on parents of Sandy Hook victims

The president is reduced to using parents of slain children to save his second term.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:04 PM ET, 04/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Newtown, Obama second term

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 04/09/2013

What is Sen. Reid doing on guns?

Republicans are getting heat for a potential filibuster but what bill is even in the hopper?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:02 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Filibuster, guns, Sen. Harry Reid, Senate

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 03/19/2013

Harry Reid kills assault weapons ban

Senate majority leader effectively dumps the assault weapons ban in the gun bill that will go to the floor.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:51 PM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Assault Weapons, guns, Sen. Harry Reid

Posted at 06:16 PM ET, 01/17/2013

Christie's gun plan: Not so much about guns

The New Jersey governor proposes a plan that isn't all about the guns.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:16 PM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gov. Chris Christie, guns, Republicans 2016

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 01/16/2013

Eight interesting things about Obama's anti-gun proposals

What you need to know about the president's anti-gun proposals.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:37 PM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Sen. Harry Reid, Sen. Mitch McConnell

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 01/16/2013

Obama the peevish

President Obama has become less constructive and more bitter after his reelection.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:28 PM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  debt ceiling, guns, President Obama

Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Joe Biden's gun ideas

The vice president's gun ideas aren't unreasonable, but they are ineffective.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:14 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Newtown, VP Joe Biden

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 12/19/2012

We must do more to protect schools

When attending a school concert, thoughts turn to Connecticut.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:41 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, Newtown, school gun free zone

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 12/17/2012

A common-sense response to Connecticut shooting?

A thoughtful consideration of how to respond to the Connecticut shooting and of mental health issues is beginning.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:08 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Connecticut shooting, guns

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 12/16/2012

Sunday wrap

Who said it?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:24 PM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  guns, media, Sunday talk shows