Joe Biden

Biden Rejects Police ‘Defunding’

In a televised town hall meeting in Milwaukee Tuesday night, President Joe Biden announced that instead of defunding the police, he would put more money into local policing. He also outlined the improvements he hopes to make to criminal justice and policing in the country.

Canada Initiates Gun Ban and Buy Back Program for Assault Weapons

The buyback program announced by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is part of a suite of new gun control measures promised by the federal Liberals in the 2019 election campaign, and follows the announcement of an executive order last May that changed the classification listings to prohibit roughly 1,500 “assault-style” weapons.

Remembering Parkland, Biden Calls for Stronger Gun Laws

On the third anniversary of the Parkland shooting massacre that claimed the lives of fourteen students and three teachers, and wounded seventeen others, President Joe Biden used the day of mourning to call for stronger gun laws, including requiring background checks on all gun sales and banning assault weapons.