The 25 best political cartoons of the week from across Gannett, parent company of The Journal News and LoHud.com, take on gun control, North Korea, President Obama, Louisville Cardinals guard Kevin Ware, gay marriage, immigration and Easter. More opinion from LoHud.com.
Connecticut’s governor is expected to sign the toughest gun law in the nation today at noon. Read the bill, in plain English, by clicking the headline above.
The 25 best political cartoons of the week from across Gannett, parent company of The Journal News and LoHud.com, take on gay marriage, health care, the long winter, rape, March Madness, the NRA and the assault weapons ban. More opinion from LoHud.com.
Listen to a panel of experts and The Journal News Editorial Board discuss public policy responses to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in a podcast recorded Dec. 19, 2012, just five days after Newtown. In it we cover school safety, gun violence, treatment of mental illness, Second Amendment constraints… Read More →
Edie Windsor talks about the case of her life: The validity of her marriage to her late wife. It’s the gay marriage case before the Supreme Court today as the justices decide the future of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Windsor is an 83-year old New Yorker who married… Read More →
Human Rights Campaign, a national gay rights group, is using the color red to promote support for gay marriage as the Supreme Court takes up the issue this week. The campaign urges people to wear the color and use a version of its logo — the yellow equal sign turned… Read More →
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Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the NRA (National Rifle Association), speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference today on the importance of arming parents and school officials to keep our children safe. He also slammed gun legislation in the Senate.