Daily Archive for December 20th, 2012

: December 20th, 2012

Lead by key angel investor, Silicon Valley flexes clout in gun debate

What would happen if Silicon Valley’s social media, start-up and high tech insiders begin marshaling brainpower and collective clout for tougher gun controls in the wake of the tragic Newtown shootings? We may soon find out, thanks to a new effort headed by San Francisco Bay Area angel investor Ron Conway – who hit on […]
Categories: General, Newtown, Ron Conway

Obama’s gun control road ahead: Half of Congress has received cash from NRA

As President Obama continues to lay the groundwork for whatever gun control proposals he wants to launch through Congress, here’s what he’s up against: half of the current House members have received a campaign contribution from the National Rifle Association; 47 percent of the 435 members got some cash during the 2012 campaign. Over in […]