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“Universal” Background Checks Aren’t as Universally Popular as You’ve Been Led to Believe

| August 13, 2019

“Universal” Background Checks Aren’t as Universally Popular as You’ve Been Led to Believe Advocates of so-called “universal” background checks constantly cite their own polling data to claim that the vast majority of Americans support these measures. But, when these measures have actually been presented to voters, support is nothing close to universal. Take for example […]

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Elizabeth Warren Plans to Tax Americans Out of Their Second Amendment Rights

| August 12, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Plans to Tax Americans Out of Their Second Amendment Rights Gun control has been a solid political talking point for over a week now in the wake of two mass shootings, one of which was carried out by a supporter of Elizabeth Warren. Democrat presidential candidates have wasted no time taking advantage of […]

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FBI: More People Killed by Hammers, Clubs than with Rifles of Any Kind

| August 12, 2019

FBI: More People Killed by Hammers, Clubs than with Rifles of Any Kind The most recent FBI crime stats show that more people were killed in 2017 with hammers and clubs than were killed with rifles of any kind. Breitbart News reported the most recent numbers–those for 2017–on September 26, 2018. View full story Originally […]

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California: Legislature Returns from Summer Recess

| August 9, 2019

California: Legislature Returns from Summer Recess On Monday, August 12, the California Legislature returns from the Summer recess and will be considering firearm- and hunting-related bills in both the Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Police: Man who shot intruder at Camden home should be protected by Stand Your Ground law

| August 9, 2019

Police: Man who shot intruder at Camden home should be protected by Stand Your Ground law Police believe an early morning shooting in Camden during a home invasion was justified. The shooting happened in the 700 block of Maggie Avenue around 4:15 a.m. Friday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Hampshire: Gov. Sununu Vetoes Anti-Gun Bills

| August 9, 2019

New Hampshire: Gov. Sununu Vetoes Anti-Gun Bills On August 9th, New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu kept his previous promise to not make changes to existing firearm laws by vetoing the three anti-gun bills sent to his desk by the General Court. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Important Statement from NRA CEO & Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre

| August 8, 2019

Important Statement from NRA CEO & Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre The NRA will work in good faith to pursue real solutions to the epidemic of violence in America. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on CNN Town Hall Forum

| August 8, 2019

NRA Statement on CNN Town Hall Forum We want to express our deepest sympathies to the families and victims in El Paso and Dayton. As always, the NRA will work in good faith to pursue real solutions to the violence we witnessed this past weekend. Real solutions save lives – televised, choreographed spectacles don’t. View full story Originally […]

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Tomi Lahren debuts new Fox Nation interview with NRA rep: ‘Gun rights are human rights’

| August 7, 2019

Tomi Lahren debuts new Fox Nation interview with NRA rep: ‘Gun rights are human rights’ In the newest episode of “No Interruption,” Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren sat down with NRA Social Media Director Billy McLaughlin to discuss gun violence in America and his commitment to protecting the Second Amendment. Lahren explained that it was […]

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About That NY Post “Assault Weapons” Editorial

| August 6, 2019

About That NY Post “Assault Weapons” Editorial In case you missed it on Sunday, the New York Post published a rather unexpected editorial beseeching the President to “act now” and support a ban on “assault rifles.” The Post’s editorial board has traditionally been rather consistent in supporting Second Amendment rights, so this move caught many […]

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NRA Welcomes Call to Address Root Causes of Violence

| August 5, 2019

NRA Welcomes Call to Address Root Causes of Violence The NRA welcomes the President’s call to address the root causes of the horrific acts of violence. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on Texas, Ohio Tragedies

| August 4, 2019

NRA Statement on Texas, Ohio Tragedies Our deepest sympathies are with the families and victims of these tragedies, as well as the entire communities of El Paso and Dayton. On behalf of our millions of members, we salute the courage of the first responders and others offering their services during this time. View full story […]

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California Federal Judge: Semi-automatics and Machineguns are “Virtually Indistinguishable”

| August 3, 2019

California Federal Judge: Semi-automatics and Machineguns are “Virtually Indistinguishable” The ever-gushing fount of legal imagination that is California has provided the rest of America with another head-scratcher. On July 22, Judge Josephine L. Statonof the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California granted defendant California Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s motion for summary judgment in Rupp […]

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Supreme Court: NYSRPA Files Response to NYC Mootness Claim

| August 2, 2019

Supreme Court: NYSRPA Files Response to NYC Mootness Claim On July 22, the City of New York filed a motion to have the pending NRA-supported case against it dismissed by the United States Supreme Court on the basis that the litigation has been forestalled by recent legislative maneuverings at the state and local level. At the same […]

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Kamala Harris and Her Perplexing Anti-Gun Ideas

| August 2, 2019

Kamala Harris and Her Perplexing Anti-Gun Ideas U.S. Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), one of the two-dozen Democrat presidential hopefuls vying to take on President Donald Trump in 2020, has been promoting her anti-gun platform for many months. This isn’t really news, as every Democrat seeking the party’s nomination has embraced virulently anti-gun policies in some […]

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Florida Alert! State Appeals "Get Out of Jail Free" Ruling by Leon County Judge

| August 1, 2019

Florida Alert! State Appeals "Get Out of Jail Free" Ruling by Leon County Judge On Monday, July 29th we reported that a Leon County Circuit Court judge had struck down the penalty provisions that punish local government officials for knowingly and willfully violating state law and had essentially given them a “get-out-of-jail-free card.”  View full story […]

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Homeowner Shoots Suspected Intruder During Home Invasion

| July 31, 2019

Homeowner Shoots Suspected Intruder During Home Invasion Police said a suspected intruder was shot during a home invasion on the Southwest Side on Wednesday morning. The incident happened at a home along Five Palms Drive, near Old Pearsall Road. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Joe Biden Steps Up Gun Targeting Ahead of Debate

| July 30, 2019

Joe Biden Steps Up Gun Targeting Ahead of Debate Joe Biden’s been in Washington D.C. for nearly 50 years and he’s finally got a plan. Too bad, it’s not much of one. Former Vice President Joe Biden released his Criminal Justice campaign platform just in time for the second Democratic presidential candidate debate to be […]

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Florida Alert! Attorney General Ashley Moody: Assault Weapons Ban Ballot Measure "MISLEADING"

| July 30, 2019

Florida Alert! Attorney General Ashley Moody: Assault Weapons Ban Ballot Measure "MISLEADING" In the petition filed Friday, July 26th, Attorney General Ashley Moody informed the Florida Supreme Court that the “Assault Weapons Ban” ballot language is “misleading” and is “clearly and conclusively defective.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert: Court Rules Public Officials Can’t Be Punished for Violating the Law

| July 29, 2019

Florida Alert: Court Rules Public Officials Can’t Be Punished for Violating the Law A Leon County Circuit Court judge has just given rogue, anti-gun public officials a “get-out-of-jail-free card.”  This court has effectively given tacit approval for local government officials to knowingly and willfully violate the state preemption law by striking down the penalty provisions.  The […]

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