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States, Cities to Spend Millions on Gun Violence Prevention

A growing number of states and cities are pledging millions of dollars to fund gun violence prevention initiatives in minority areas most harmed by shootings. One of the largest programs is in California, where Gov. Gavin Newsom approved $30 million for California Violence Intervention and Prevention (CalVIP).

NRA Split Over Reaction to Newtown Massacre: Paper

Several senior National Rifle Association officials thought the organization should take a less confrontational approach on gun control issues, the Washington Post reports. But NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre struck a defiant posture.

NRA Halts Live Production at NRATV

While NRATV may continue to air past content, its live broadcasting will end and its on-air personalities such as Dana Loesch no longer will be the NRA’s public faces. The group said members complained that NRATV’s content was becoming too far removed from gun issues.