Gun groups hire new lobbyists to storm Capitol Hill

By Dave Levinthal

Pro-gun, anti-gun groups register new government affairs representatives.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Senate":

"… opposed to it — have registered new federal lobbyists, according to U.S. Senate filings made available this afternoon. The registrations come at a time w …"

"… g stable, tapping Maryland-based firm JBH Group to advocate on its behalf, Senate records show.  Firm President Jamie Brown Hantman, a former legislat …"

Alleged White House shooter used controversial assault rifle

By Gordon Witkin

Romanian gun used by alleged White House shooter was subject of iWatch News probe

Excerpts from this story referencing "Mexico":

"… 28.  WASR-10 models have frequently been recovered at crime scenes in Mexico linked to drug trafficking. The WASR-10 has been the subject of scrutiny i …"

"… because of the route it has traveled from Romania to the United States to Mexico — a journey made legally even though for years it has actually been ille …"

Romanian weapons modified in the U.S. become scourge of Mexican drug war

By Rick Schmitt and Rick Young

Center story focused on Romanian weapon now targeted by Feinstein legislation

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives":

"… "sporting purposes" test. Engel complained that over the past decade, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives "has almost completely abrogated the ban on imported assault weapons." &nb …"