Sandy Hook on Townhall

Heather Ginsberg - Mon Mar 10

It has now been almost 1 year and 3 months since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. ... more

Leah Barkoukis - Sat Dec 14

In his weekly address to the nation, President Obama marked the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre in Newtown, Conn., by renewing calls for gun control. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Dec 11

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Dec 9

Moms Demand Action for Gun Violence in America is using the tragic anniversary of Sandy Hook to promote its campaign ‘No More Silence.’ ... more

Brian and Garrett Fahy - Fri Apr 19

On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate voted 54-46 to defeat an amendment that would have required broader background checks on gun purchases. The amendment, sponsored by Pennsylvania Republican Senator Pat Toomey and West Virginia Democrat Senator Joe Manchin and pushed by the White House and its supporters, was the last hope for any kind of gun control bill in this Congress, and probably for President Obama’s presidency. ... more

Brian and Garrett Fahy - Fri Apr 19

On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate voted 54-46 to defeat an amendment that would have required broader background checks on gun purchases. The amendment, sponsored by Pennsylvania Republican Senator Pat Toomey and West Virginia Democrat Senator Joe Manchin and pushed by the White House and its supporters, was the last hope for any kind of gun control bill in this Congress, and probably for President Obama’s presidency. ... more

Mark Davis - Fri Apr 19

As this week’s gun control vote settles in, and as the President urges you toward angst and distress that compounds your already profound pain, I want to give you a different perspective that offers love, empathy and clarity. ... more

Hugh Hewitt - Wed Apr 10

Because I cannot imagine the pain the parents of Sandy Hook are suffering, I hope every senator agrees to meet with them and hear them out. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Apr 10

"This is about doing the right thing for all the families who are here that have been torn apart by gun violence," President Obama declared on Monday, promoting his "common-sense gun safety reforms" in a speech at the University of Hartford, where the audience included parents of children who were murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School in nearby Newtown last December. "This is not about politics." ... more

Washington, D.C. - Tue Apr 9

President Obama warned Congress not to use delaying tactics against tighter gun regulations and told families of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims that he's "determined as ever" to honor their children with tougher laws. ... more

Brent Bozell - Fri Feb 22

The Obama administration's assault on the Second Amendment in reaction to Newtown is not a serious solution. It's a Band-Aid on cancer. The NRA's call for armed guards in every school also misses the point. When is anyone going to get serious? The problem is violence, a violence of monstrous and horrific proportions that has infected America's popular culture ... more