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Kansas Action Needed: Senate Majority Leader Denning Bypasses Public Input on Anti-Gun Bill

| March 23, 2017

Kansas Action Needed: Senate Majority Leader Denning Bypasses Public Input on Anti-Gun Bill Today, the Senate Ways and Means Committee considered Senate Bill 235. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Arkansas Action Needed: Anti-Gun Bill Which Undermines Concealed Carry Headed to House

| March 23, 2017

Arkansas Action Needed: Anti-Gun Bill Which Undermines Concealed Carry Headed to House Today, the Arkansas Senate passed Senate Bill 724, an anti-gun bill which undermines some of the key advancements made with the passage and enactment of House Bill 1249.  SB 724 is now headed to the House of Representatives where it will likely be […]

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Montana: Restaurant Carry Legislation Dodges Bad Amendments in Committee

| March 23, 2017

Montana: Restaurant Carry Legislation Dodges Bad Amendments in Committee Today, the Montana Senate Judiciary Committee passed House Bill 494. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Join NRA for a FREE Grassroots Action Meeting on March 29th in Urbandale!

| March 23, 2017

Join NRA for a FREE Grassroots Action Meeting on March 29th in Urbandale! If you haven’t already done so, please make plans to join us on March 29th, at the Machine Shed Restaurant, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., for critical updates on firearms legislation currently making its way through the legislative process, especially pro-gun […]

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Westside homeowner gets into shootout with gunman

| March 23, 2017

Westside homeowner gets into shootout with gunman A Westside homeowner got into a shootout Monday morning with a person armed with an assault rifle, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office and the homeowner. It happened just before 10 a.m. on Buttercup Street at Brannon Avenue.  The homeowner, Paul Ballard, who is a military veteran, said […]

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Alabama: Sponsor defends bill that would remove Right-to-Carry permit requirement

| March 23, 2017

Alabama: Sponsor defends bill that would remove Right-to-Carry permit requirement The Senate sponsor of a bill that would remove the current permit requirement to carry a concealed handgun defended the bill after some Wiregrass law enforcement heads expressed opposition. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Arkansas Governor Expands Where Right-to-Carry is Recognized

| March 23, 2017

Arkansas Governor Expands Where Right-to-Carry is Recognized Arkansas’ governor signed a sweeping gun rights measure into law on Wednesday that will allow concealed handguns at state colleges, some bars, government buildings and even the state Capitol.The measure approved by Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson allows someone with a concealed handgun license to carry at the locations […]

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California: Gun dealers argue against Alameda County restrictions on stores

| March 23, 2017

California: Gun dealers argue against Alameda County restrictions on stores Lawyers for Alameda County and would-be gun dealers dueled in a federal appeals court Wednesday over a land-use law that raised two far-reaching questions: whether a local government can restrict the location of gun stores and whether the Constitution includes a right to sell firearms. […]

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Kansas: Senate Committee Attempting to Pass Campus Anti-Gun Legislation

| March 22, 2017

Kansas: Senate Committee Attempting to Pass Campus Anti-Gun Legislation Tomorrow, the Senate Ways and Means Committee is scheduled to consider Senate Bill 235. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania: Game Commission Set to Finalize the Proposed Semi-Automatic Rifle Hunting Rules

| March 22, 2017

Pennsylvania: Game Commission Set to Finalize the Proposed Semi-Automatic Rifle Hunting Rules With only a few days left before the Pennsylvania Game Commission votes for final approval of the proposed rulemaking for the semi-auto rifle hunting law, anti-hunting organizations are attempting to derail progress by pushing their anti-gun agendas.  It is imperative that you continue to contact the […]

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Arkansas: Anti-Gun Bills Reported Out of Committee and Headed to Floor

| March 22, 2017

Arkansas: Anti-Gun Bills Reported Out of Committee and Headed to Floor Today, Senate Bill 724 was reported out of the Senate Judiciary Committee with a “do pass as amended” recommendation.  SB 724 seeks to amend several sections of the newly enacted House Bill 1249, which was signed into law by Governor Asa Hutchinson today.  This […]

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West Virginia: Self-Defense Legislation to Be Considered This Week

| March 22, 2017

West Virginia: Self-Defense Legislation to Be Considered This Week Two important pro-gun bills will be considered by their respective chambers later this week.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Your Urgent Action Needed to Ensure Self-Defense Bills Advance in the Legislature

| March 22, 2017

Minnesota: Your Urgent Action Needed to Ensure Self-Defense Bills Advance in the Legislature Earlier this month, both House File 188, the constitutional/permitless carry bill, and House File 238, the stand your ground bill, were both held over by the House Committee on Public Safety & Security Policy and Finance with the intention of being included […]

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The Fight To Restore Our Freedom Is An Uphill Battle, But One We Must Win

| March 22, 2017

The Fight To Restore Our Freedom Is An Uphill Battle, But One We Must Win I recently had the honor of participating in a wide-ranging strategy session at the White House. At a small table, I was seated next to the president of the United States, Donald Trump. At that moment, I realized—and perhaps President […]

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Governor Signs NRA – Backed Personal Protection Bill in Arkansas

| March 22, 2017

Governor Signs NRA – Backed Personal Protection Bill in Arkansas Arkansas gun owners celebrated today as Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed House Bill 1249 into law. Providing more protection for gun owners, HB 1249 creates an enhanced carry permit system that allows licensees to carry firearms in most gun-free zones.  View full story Originally posted at […]

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Georgia: Senate to Consider Multiple Pro-Gun Bills

| March 22, 2017

Georgia: Senate to Consider Multiple Pro-Gun Bills This week, House Bill 292 , House Bill 280 and House Bill 406 will head to the Senate floor for consideration by the full Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Governor Signs NRA-backed Personal Protection Bill in Arkansas

| March 22, 2017

Governor Signs NRA-backed Personal Protection Bill in Arkansas Arkansas gun owners celebrated today as Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed House Bill 1249 into law. Providing more protection for gun owners, HB 1249 creates an enhanced carry permit system that allows licensees to carry firearms in most gun-free zones. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Burglar caught on video fleeing mother of two and her shotgun

| March 22, 2017

Burglar caught on video fleeing mother of two and her shotgun WPLG in Miami is hoping viewers can help identify a burglar who was caught on surveillance video attempting to break into a home — and then taking off in a hurry after being confronted by a mother of two wielding a shotgun. The woman, […]

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Homeowner shoots suspects attempting to rob his Breaux Bridge home

| March 22, 2017

Homeowner shoots suspects attempting to rob his Breaux Bridge home A Breaux Bridge man shot two suspects attempting to rob his home early Tuesday morning. St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 26 year old Joseph Broussard of Morse, and 31 year old Drewe Schexnider of Kaplan on attempted robbery charges. Around 3 o’clock Tuesday morning, two men […]

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California: Update on Firearm-Related Bills heard in Committee Today, March 21

| March 21, 2017

California: Update on Firearm-Related Bills heard in Committee Today, March 21 Today, March 21, several firearm- and hunting-related bills were heard and passed by their respective committees.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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