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 "Virginia":

"… bama is making firearms control a central piece of his public agenda. The Virginia-based National Association for Gun Rights registered Christopher Kupe …"

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

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 "International Trade Commission":

"… ore than double the 1.32 million imported in 2005, Commerce Department and International Trade Commission data show.Domestic firearms production grew 80% to 4.5 million arms in 200 …"

"… ed in 2004 to 82,312 in 2009, from 37,239 in 2004, Commerce Department and International Trade Commission data show.Financially, the Romania plant struggles, officials say. It fell …"