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US & Canada · Uvalde

Texas Chief Admits Cops Made ‘Wrong Decision’ Not to Storm Uvalde Classroom

37% Center coverage: 74 sources
It was the "wrong decision" not to storm the classroom where a gunman was holed up killing primary school children, a Texas official admitted. Admission came at highly-charged press conference in Uvalde, Texas. Some reports said it was up to an hour before a special Border Patrol team killed the gunman. Parents had to be restrained outside, desperately wanting to enter the school themselves to take action.See the Story
US & Canada · Uvalde

Gov. Greg Abbott says he was misled about poor police response to Uvalde shooting

40% Left coverage: 72 sources
Gov. Greg Abbott says he was misled about police response to Uvalde school shooting. Abbott said he expected law enforcement leaders to "get to the bottom of every fact with absolute certainty" He said the Texas Rangers and FBI would be investigating the law enforcement response. Abbott continued to resist policy proposals that center on firearms.See the Story
San Francisco Giants · San Francisco

'I am not okay with the state of this country': Giants manager Gabe Kapler pens essay after Uvalde shooting

52% Center coverage: 68 sources
Giants coach Gabe Kapler plans anthem protest over U.S. gun violence. Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp dedicates Champions League final to Ukraine people. Los Angeles Lakers sign former Milwaukee Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham to four-year deal. Jimmy Butler scores 47 points as Miami Heat force Game 7 in NBA Finals.See the Story
US & Canada · Tallahassee

Report: Fired DOH employee's COVID-19 allegations against Gov. DeSantis administration 'unsubstantiated'

58% Right coverage: 12 sources
Allegations the Florida Department of Health fired Rebekah Jones because she objected to manipulating coronavirus data were "unsubstantiated," a state inspector general report says. The former state data scientist claimed she was pressured by health department officials to falsify Covid-19 data to hide the extent of Florida's outbreak in the early months of the pandemic. In a report finalized in March, the inspector general's office said there was insufficient evidence to prove her claims.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

Senator Runs Into Locked Door Trying to Dodge Questions

83% Left coverage: 6 sources
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI), who has taken more than $1 million in campaign contributions from the National Rifle Association, ran into a locked door as he tried to dodge CNN’s questions about gun legislation.See the Story
US & Canada · Fulton County

50 Subpoenas Expected In Georgia Probe of Trump

60% Left coverage: 5 sources
As many as 50 witnesses are expected to be subpoenaed by a special grand jury that will begin hearing testimony next week. The process, which is set to begin Wednesday, is likely to last weeks, bringing dozens of subpoenaed witnesses, both well-known and obscure. The Fulton County district attorney, Fani Willis, has had staffers on the case outfitted with bulletproof vests.See the Story
Gun Laws · Uvalde

Red flag laws might be the one gun measure Democrats, Republicans agree on. Do they work?

100% Left coverage: 3 sources
After the Uvalde, Texas school shooting on Tuesday, lawmakers are weighing \See the Story
Politics

Freedom and fear: The foundations of America's deadly gun culture

34% Center coverage: 3 sources
The debate rages on as outsiders wonder why Americans are so wedded to the firearms that stoke such massacres with appalling frequency. The American colonies had just declared their independence from England and as war raged the Founding Fathers of the United States were deep in debate: Should Americans have the right to own firearms?See the Story
Politics

'Buckle up, buttercup': Kevin McCarthy served warning about continuing to defend Trump

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Appearing on "The Katie Phang Show" early Saturday morning, former federal prosecutor Glenn Kirschner served a warning to House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) that he will be in a world of hurt if he defies a House Jan 6th committee subpoena, an action which could, in turn, set him up for multiple criminal charges.See the Story

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