Bailey Nielsen, 11, and her loaded AR-15 rifle accompanied her grandfather to an Idaho state legislative committee hearing debating gun legislation.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam took credit for a peaceful pro-gun rally against his policies, which he had previously warned could erupt into racist violence.
AOC claimed were "almost no police officers" at Monday's Second Amendment rally outside the Virginia Capitol and suggested this proves America is racist.
Zainab Javed, the Democratic Governors Association's creative director, shared a tweet calling it "terrorism" to legally carry rifles.
MSNBC anchor Craig Melvin on Monday claimed white nationalists were among the thousands "swarming" the Virginia capitol building in Richmond.
NBC News reporter Gabe Gutierrez tweeted a video he falsely said showed pro-gun protesters outside Virginia Capitol chanting, "We will not comply."
Virginia state senator Amanda Chase warned gun rights advocates that they were "being set up" by authorities to be branded as extremists and arrested.
A pro-gun rally expected to draw thousands around the Virginia capitol building on Monday has authorities bracing for violence.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam plans to declare an emergency ban on guns from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights.
The head of the Virginia ‘Second Amendment Sanctuary’ movement said he's seen an unprecedented groundswell of support that he expects to only grow.