Sandy Hook Elementary School
Mayor Michael Bloomberg this afternoon thanked the White House for its "bold" gun control plan, while also taking credit for much of what's in it.
Each day, the New York tabloids vie to sell readers at the newsstands on outrageous headlines, dramatic photography, and, occasionally, great reporting. Who is today's winner?
The only gun control policy over which the mayor of New York City exerts complete and total control is a controversial one whose efficacy remains in dispute: stop and frisk.(2)
In the aftermath of the horrific shootings that killed 28 people in Newtown, CT, 50 mayors have joined Mayor Michael Bloomberg's coalition, Mayors Against Illegal Guns.
Among them are the mayors of Tucson, Malibu, Raleigh, Carson City, and Oak Creek, Wisconsin, where a gunman recently murdered six people at a Sikh temple, before police responding to the scene shot him down.(1)
After days of silence, the National Rifle Association has released comment on the gun massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT.(1)