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A surge in weapons purchases is creating too much work for Washington State regulators, and now government officials are looking to tap taxpayer money to help update their weapon database.  (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Idaho Senators Back Guns On Campus Bill

A bill allowing concealed weapons on Idaho’s college campuses passed the Senate 25-10 Tuesday, as Second Amendment advocates overcame opponents who criticized the measure as making learning environments unsafe.

CBS Seattle–02/18/2014

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Gun Rights Advocates Tout 340,000 Signatures

Supporters of an initiative that would prevent Washington state from adopting universal background checks for gun sales say they have submitted 340,000 signatures.

CBS Seattle–11/22/2013

file photo of a Transportation Security Administration worker  watching over a line of people awaiting security screening at La Guardia airport in New York, New York.  (photo credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

More Passengers With Guns Showing Up At Sea-Tac, Other Airports

More passengers are showing up at airports across the country with loaded guns in their carry-on luggage, and Seattle-Tacoma International is one of the top 12 airports in the country for such firearm incidents.

CBS Seattle–07/02/2013