Tag: lawmakers

Homeland Security to Compile Database of Journalists, Bloggers

The DHS request says the selected vendor will set up an online “media influence database” giving users the ability to browse based on location, beat, and type of influence. For each influencer found, “present contact details and any other information that could be relevant, including publications this influencer writes for, and an overview of the previous coverage published by the media influencer.”

Majority America Wants More Gun Control

 Megan Cassella, Reuters Jan. 13, 2016 WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Half of all Americans support President Barack Obama’s executive actions on gun control, a Reuters/Ipsos poll found on Tuesday, with a majority saying they would support the next president taking additional steps to tighten federal gun laws.Obama, frustrated with inaction from lawmakers, ordered stricter gun rules…