Gun violence Minnesota 

‘Mayors Against Illegal Guns’ bus tour reaches Minneapolis

Mayors Against Illegal Guns have organized a 25-state rally, that they hope will result in stricter private gun ownership legislation. MAIG will be making a stop in Minneapolis, on Wednesday morning at 10 a.m, in front of the U.S. District Court House. The goal of the rally is to persuade Congress to pass legislation that would allow for more in… Read More
Gun violence Keith Ellison U.S. 

Rep. Keith Ellison met with constituents after Rep. Gabrielle Giffords shooting

On January 8th, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) was hosting “Congress on Your Corner,” which was brought to an abrupt halt when a gunman opened fire on the crowed. Once the smoke cleared, Rep. Giffords was left critically injured, nine people were killed (including a 9-year-old girl) and 13 others were injured. The gunman, Jared Loughner, took an extreme approach at… Read More