gun control http://hppr.org en Colorado Sheriffs Refuse to Enforce New Gun Control Laws http://hppr.org/post/colorado-sheriffs-refuse-enforce-new-gun-control-laws <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some sheriffs are refusing to enforce the new gun laws in Colorado </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/16/us/sheriffs-refuse-to-enforce-laws-on-gun-control.html?pagewanted=all&amp;src=ISMR_AP_LO_MST_FB&amp;_r=0">reported Erica Goode for the New York Times</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 25749 at http://hppr.org Colorado Sheriffs Refuse to Enforce New Gun Control Laws Texas Gun Control: The Duel Continues http://hppr.org/post/texas-gun-control-duel-continues <p>Opposing sides of Texas gun culture are attending each other’s events according to a story in <strong><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/12/us/a-face-off-outside-dallas-in-the-escalating-battle-over-texas-gun-culture.html?_r=1&amp;">the New York Times</a></strong>. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 24222 at http://hppr.org Texas Gun Control: The Duel Continues Colorado Recalls: Review and Reflection http://hppr.org/post/colorado-recalls-review-and-reflection <p></p><p>Colorado Democrats, Senator Angela Giron and Senator John Morse were voted out of office this week.&nbsp; The special recall election is a test of swing state voters, and their acceptance of gun restrictions according to the<strong> <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/11/us/colorado-lawmaker-concedes-defeat-in-recall-over-gun-law.html?nl=todaysheadlines&amp;emc=edit_th_20130911%20%3Chttp://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/11/us/colorado-lawmaker-concedes-defeat-in-recall-over-gun-law.html?nl=todayshead">New York Times</a>.&nbsp;</strong></p><p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 21547 at http://hppr.org Colorado Recalls: Review and Reflection Colorado: The swing state at the frontier of social change http://hppr.org/post/colorado-swing-state-frontier-social-change <p></p><p>Politics are polarizing in traditionally moderate Colorado.&nbsp; Colorado has been a swing state for a long time with basically an even split between Democrats, Republicans, and the “unaffiliated.”&nbsp; However the divide is widening mostly due to the rightward drift of Republicans <strong><a href="http://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21584344-swing-state-frontier-social-change-guns-gays-drugs-and-taxes-colorado">reported the Economist</a>.</strong></p><p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 21115 at http://hppr.org Colorado: The swing state at the frontier of social change Kansas Cities, Counties, Schools Grappling with New Concealed-Carry Law http://hppr.org/post/kansas-cities-counties-schools-grappling-new-concealed-carry-law <p>As Kansas' new concealed-carry law goes into effect on July 1, many cities, counties and educational institutions across the state are choosing to operate under exemptions from the law. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 22:55:55 +0000 Adam Vos 17864 at http://hppr.org Kansas Cities, Counties, Schools Grappling with New Concealed-Carry Law