Welcome to the Bear Arms Briefing, which will provide you with a snapshot of the biggest 2nd Amendment stories from the past 24 hours. Be sure to look out for this daily briefing every morning to keep up with latest gun and defense stories in America. Today, we look at multiple stories where leaders in society and government are pushing Americans to hand over their guns and second amendment rights.
Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA) joins MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss the day his children were in a school lockdown during a mass shooting nearby and how this “epidemic” of gun violence in America needs to end through legislation.
Joseph Tobin, the archbishop of Newark, recently put out a statement that he acknowledged is likely “challenging and controversial,” asking New Jersey gun owners to voluntarily forgo their Second Amendment rights in the name of peace.
Gov. Ned Lamont has signed into law the most wide-ranging package of gun safety measures since the legislation passed after the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre.
Check back each day for a new set of stories which will follow a theme of the day.