What We Should Do About 3D Printed Guns
Congressman Steve Israel is leading the charge to make 3D printed guns illegal. As most people are aware by now, a man named Cody Wilson has developed a gun design that allows anyone with a 3D printer to manufacture their own firearms.
Thu May 16, 2013
IRS scandal adds fuel to Obamacare fire
The House of Representatives passed a measure to repeal Obamacare entirely on Thursday - a move the GOP-led chamber has done twice already.
U.S. lawmakers lambaste Japan's mayor over view on 'comfort women'
Two U.S. congressmen strongly criticized an outspoken Japanese politician Wednesday for openly backing Japan's sexual enslavement of Korean and other Asian women during the World War II.
Wed May 15, 2013
'Printed' guns, the interstate commerce clause, and the Tenth Amendment
There is one aspect of the raging controversy around the release by Defense Distributed of designs for 3-D printable "high capacity" magazines , AR-15 lower receivers , and most famously , the "Liberator" pistol , that has perhaps not received as much attention as it deserves.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Washington Post
The president raised $3.25 million for the DCCC at a pair of events in California last month .
3D Printed Guns Cause Heated Controversy
A Texas group run by a self-described anarchist has posted what appears to be the first video of the live firing of a handgun created with a 3-D printer.
Sat May 11, 2013
Heard Off the Street: Welcome to brave new, 3-D world
A 25-year-old Texas law school student has answered President Barack Obama's call for a revolution in American manufacturing.
Will Defense Distributed's shots be heard 'round the world?
The gun created on a 3D printer by Defense Distributed looks amateurish, but humble new technology can make a big bang The news that a few jokers in Texas sailing under the flag of "Defense Distributed" have succeeded in creating a working handgun using 3D printing technology has thrown the cat into the pigeon coop.
Redlands Daily Facts
DCCC supports Aguilar campaign in 31st District
He was one of eight candidates included on the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee's Jumpstart program, which will support candidates attempting to unseat incumbent Republicans.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Lede: Printable-Gun Instructions Spread Online After State Dept. Orders Their Removal
Take it up with the Secretary of State. The State Department, citing possible compliance concerns regarding the export of firearms, has ordered a Web site to remove what are believed to be the world's first online instructions on how to build a 3-D printable handgun.
Thu May 09, 2013
Democrats Launch New Program for House Recruits
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman, chaired by Rep. Steve Israel, has launched a new program to help candidates in targeted districts.
US Government shuts down 3D gun manufacturer
The revolutionary concept of 3-D printed firearms has been building momentum for months now.
Wed May 08, 2013
Post and Courier
Mark Sanford reaches settlement in trespassing complaint filed by...
Mark Sanford reaches settlement in trespassing complaint filed by ex-wife Jenny, agrees to pay $5,000 to defray her legal costs Newly elected 1st district congressman Mark Sanford's victory speech was a magnet for supporters and the media at Liberty Tap Room in Mount Pleasant on Tuesday May 7, 2013.
Congressman Israel: 'Good news/bad news' of key trends set by decisions today
Congressman Steve Israel addressed the Great Neck Democratic Club at Great Neck House on April 22, laying out his priorities and vision, and describing the National Intelligence Assessment predictions of the five top trends that will impact the world in 2030, just 17 years from now.
Social Status: Printable pistols
A University of Texas law student has made history and headlines recently by successfully firing the world's first 3-D printed gun.
Obama to dine with House Democrats Obama to dine with House Democrats ...
President Obama's legislative dinner diplomacy continues Wednesday, this time with House Democrats.
Criminal Report Daily
3D-Printed Gun Fires First Shot
Video of the world's first 3D-printed gun being fired has been ricocheting around the Internet, but it's the gun's digital blueprint that may cause the bigger firestorm.
Schumer backs Rep. Israel's call to halt plastic guns made using 3-D printers
Sen. Charles Schumer said Monday he is putting his full support behind legislation aimed at stopping the production of undetectable plastic guns that can be made using relatively cheap 3-D printers.
Tue May 07, 2013
California 3D Gun Legislation: Leland Yee To Introduce Measure Banning DIY Weapons
The power of technology was officially pushed to the limit on Sunday when the world's first 3D-printed gun fired a shot .