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Gabrielle Giffords
Congress capitulates to the NRA [Commentary]
Congress capitulates to the NRA [Commentary]

"Guns don't kill, people do." What a flip response to the horrific epidemic of gun violence in the United States. Just this past weekend in Maryland, three young people, including the gunman, were shot to death in a mall in Columbia, and others were fatally shot in separate incidents in Anne Arundel County and Baltimore City. On average, 32 Americans are killed with guns every day (not counting suicides, which add another 56 daily deaths), and 140 are treated for gun assaults. The U.S. firearm homicide rate is 20 times higher than the combined rates of 22 peer countries, and mass killings occur in the United States every two weeks. If this country were experiencing a...