Newtown Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Obama's Newest Gun Control Scheme Involves Social Security BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... is part of a concerted effort by the Obama administration after the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., to strengthen gun control, including by plugging holes in the background check system. But critics - including gun ...

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  2. Obama pushes new gun control law that could take the right to bear...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... is part of the president's gun control push made in the wake of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. He issued a powerful call for national unity in Tucson, Arizona, after a 2011 shooting that severely injured ...

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  3. WH Eyes Social Security as Way to Block Millions From Owning GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | News Max

    The Obama administration has in its crosshairs some 4.2 million Social Security recipients who use a fiduciary to handle their monthly benefits, according to The Los Angeles Times, which reports that the White House is looking to prohibit those who have been found incompetent to manage their own financial affairs from owning guns. The proposal - part of an overall maneuver to bolster gun laws since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut - would require the Social Security Administration to report those 4.2 million people to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, which ensures felons, drug addicts, illegal immigrants and others cannot buy firearms.

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  4. Obama seeks to expand background checks for gun purchases to Social Security recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... The proposal is part of an by the Obama administration after the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, to strengthen gun control, including by plugging holes in the background-check system. But critics - including gun ...

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  5. Discussion To Focus On Wild Spaces For Wild SpeciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    ... them now and in the future is even more important," he added. With that in mind, Mr Eckenrode, who is presidents of Newtown Forest Association (NFA), announced an upcoming opportunity for private landowners to "share your own stories of land ...

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  6. Bloomberg-backed group to launch ads for background check billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Politico

    ... petitions to Congress and gun retailer Cabela's. In the wake of the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, MAIG spent $12 million on an ad campaign attempting to persuade senators to back stricter gun-control measures. ...

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  7. Obama goal: no guns for some on Social Security disabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Seattle Times

    ... is part of a concerted effort by the Obama administration after the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., to strengthen gun control, including by plugging holes in the background-check system. But critics - including ...

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  8. Analysis: AIPAC pulling out all the stops in battle against dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Association's fight with the president over gun control after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, in December 2012. These fights become public when the president is involved, and especially public when the ...

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  9. Public hearing closes for controversial Bethel cell tower proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | News Times

    ... Hill Road to fill what it describes as large coverage gaps in the eastern part of Bethel and adjacent portions of Newtown. The siting council last week extended its own deadline to vote on the application. The panel now has until Oct. 2 to decide, ...

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  10. Obama Launches Massive New Gun Grab Aimed At Four Million RetireesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Daily Pundit

    ... is part of a concerted effort by the Obama administration after the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., to strengthen gun control, including by plugging holes in the background check system. He knows he can't get away with ...

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  11. Newtown Part-Time Job OpeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... No, I need movers to supply transportation. Additional services needed:... Resident Care Assistant CNA Job Location: Newtown, CT Resident Care Assistant CNA (21174/175) ALSA - Lockwood Lodge Masonicare at Newtown Newtown NEWTOWN, CT Assisted ...

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  12. Newtown Homes for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Patch.com

    The tea party organizer from Newtown was able to command the fee from a candidate for state attorney general in 2014.

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  13. Teen Killed In Crash Completed Bucket List; FAA Investigates Teen's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    The tea party organizer from Newtown was able to command the fee from a candidate for state attorney general in 2014. A drone equipped with a handgun, reportedly made by a Connecticut teen, is undergoing investigation by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  14. Conn. man arrested after highway chase tries to fleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... He was picked up again a short time later. Lyden was arrested Friday after leading police on a chase from I-84 in Newtown to Route 7 in Milford. Police said he tried to run over a trooper, who then fired at shot at him. Lyden crashed in New Milford ...

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  15. Obama pushes to extend gun background checks to Social SecurityRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... is part of a concerted effort by the Obama administration after the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., to strengthen gun control, including by plugging holes in the background check system. But critics - including gun ...

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  16. Campaign Manager Made $250 an HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    The tea party organizer from Newtown was able to command the fee from a candidate for state attorney general in 2014. Editor's note: We published this story earlier in the week, but here it is again in case you missed it.

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  17. Former Newtown Police Sergeant Files LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... that forced her to retire in January 2014. She also claims she was a target of derogatory comments made by Newtown police officers on Facebook following her appointment to the detective division. The lawsuit claims Froehlich has not been able to ...

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  18. Mother of Newtown shooting victim lauds U.S. school billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Day

    Proposed federal education legislation to fund social and emotional learning skills training for teachers would help prevent violence such as mass shootings, the mother of a 6-year-old boy killed in the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School said Friday. Jesse Lewis and 19 other first-graders and six educators were shot and killed by 20-year-old Adam Lanza, who had a history of emotional problems, before he took his life as police arrived at the school in Newtown.

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  19. Publicity at heart of planRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... about what was going on here - at least from Cuomo's perspective. Sadly, this is similar to what happened after the Newtown, Conn., shooting took place and the New York Secure Ammunitions and Firearms Enforcement Act was rushed through the ...

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  20. Learning About the Science of Violence and CompassionRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... neuroscientist and the father of one of the children killed in the shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, in 2012. Richman and his wife established the Avielle Foundation in honor of their daughter to support Richman's ...

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