ar-15 http://kbia.org en Mo. House Bill Makes Proposing Gun Control Legislation A Felony Offense http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-bill-makes-proposing-gun-control-legislation-felony-offense <em><span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Updated at 2:00 p.m. with quotes from State Reps. Mike Leara (R) and Stacey Newman (D).</span></em><p><span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Lawmakers proposing gun control legislation could end up in prison under a bill introduced by a Missouri House Republican.</span><p><span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">Rep. Mike </span>Leara<span style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">, of St. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 23:36:03 +0000 Marshall Griffin 29143 at http://kbia.org Mo. House Bill Makes Proposing Gun Control Legislation A Felony Offense Is Missouri on board with Obama's new gun proposals? http://kbia.org/post/missouri-board-obamas-new-gun-proposals <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gun control is going to be at the top of President Obama’s agenda this year, and Missouri’s US Senators are divided on what to do about it.</span></p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 19:00:20 +0000 Scott Pham 27429 at http://kbia.org Is Missouri on board with Obama's new gun proposals? Politics, not massacres, drives gun sales http://kbia.org/post/politics-not-massacres-drives-gun-sales <p>After the mass shootings in Auoroa, Colo., last summer, the media were flush with articles <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/25/aurora-shooting-panic-pro_n_1703402.html">noting huge runs on guns</a> and spikes in the numbers of background checks associated with firearm purchases.</p><p> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 20:52:03 +0000 Scott Pham 26221 at http://kbia.org Politics, not massacres, drives gun sales What we know about guns in Missouri [infographic] http://kbia.org/post/what-we-know-about-guns-missouri-infographic <p>We dive through the data find out just what affects the business of firearms in Missouri. &nbsp;Read <a href="http://www.kbia.org/post/what-affects-gun-sales-missouri">more here</a>.</p><p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 22:57:05 +0000 Scott Pham 19870 at http://kbia.org What we know about guns in Missouri [infographic] What affects gun sales in Missouri? http://kbia.org/post/what-affects-gun-sales-missouri <p></p><p>It’s a commonplace that high profile shootings like the ones in Colorado and Wisconsin can drive gun sales up. &nbsp;Campaign politics have an effect too. &nbsp;This week we’ll take a look at the gun industry and find out just what influences gun sales in Missouri.</p><p>At a recent gun show in St. Louis, there are about 30 or so tables crammed into the hotel conference room. &nbsp;That’s 30 different vendors all competing with each other to sell guns, knives and accessories. &nbsp;If you’re a buyer looking for a deal, there’s no better place to be.</p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 22:51:30 +0000 Scott Pham 19869 at http://kbia.org What affects gun sales in Missouri?