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Kamala Harris Visits Illinois After July 4 Shooting, Renews Call For Assault Weapon Ban

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

“Yesterday should have been the day to come together with family and friends to celebrate," the vice president said in Chicago before going to Highland Park.
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Lake County state's attorney calls for nationwide ban on assault weapons in aftermath of Highland Park shooting that left at least seven dead

Lake County state's attorney calls for nationwide ban on assault weapons in aftermath of Highland Park shooting that left at least seven dead

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Lake County state attorney Eric Rinehart speaks at a press conference on July 5, 2022, in the aftermath of the Highland Park, Illinois, shooting. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP
Lake County State's Attorney called for an assault weapons ban after the Highland Park shooting.
Eric Rinehart praised Illinois' red flag laws, but said more should be done to address the violence.
He announced charges against Highland Park shooting suspect that left at least seven dead.
Lake County State Attorney Eric Rinehart called for a nationwide ban on assault weapons after a mass shooting in Highland Park, Illinois...
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Harris calls for renewing the assault weapons ban after Highland Park mass shooting

Harris calls for renewing the assault weapons ban after Highland Park mass shooting

1 month ago   |   By NPR

"Congress needs to have the courage to act and renew the assault weapons ban," Harris told a teachers convention in Chicago the day after a mass shooting in nearby Highland Park, Ill., killed seven. (Image credit: Kamil Krzaczynski/AFP via Getty Images)
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