Second amendment rallies were organized in all 50 states Saturday, April 14. Arizona conservatives gathered at Paradise Valley Park with signs, flags and banners to stand up for the protection of gun rights.
Los Angeles County officials have set aside more than $500,000 for a pilot project aimed at getting some homeless residents into housing — and that housing would not be dedicated apartments or shelters.
President Donald Trump announced earlier this week that because of the ongoing situation in Syria, he will not be traveling to Lima, Peru, to attend the Summit of the Americas. He will be the first U.S. president not to attend the summit, where leaders from the Western Hemisphere discuss diplomatic aims such as trade agreements and the crisis in Venezuela.
In January, an army of volunteers and Maricopa Association of Government workers fanned out across the county to do the annual Point-in-Time survey, a way for MAG can assess the number and needs of homeless people in the community.
On Thursday a gun safety group formed by former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords said the plan is insufficient to protect the public against future mass shootings, while gun rights activists are claiming it infringes on the Second Amendment.