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Rhode Island: One Last Push to Fight Gun Control Bills

| June 18, 2018

Rhode Island: One Last Push to Fight Gun Control Bills The Rhode Island Legislature is looking to wrap up its 2018 legislative session as early as the end of this week. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun control advocates turn to Hollywood for messaging help

| June 18, 2018

Gun control advocates turn to Hollywood for messaging help The group has discussed targeted voter-registration programs with visiting Democrats, as well as the party’s framing of issues ranging from abortion rights to gun control. In one recent meeting, a Midwestern senator sought advice about how to discuss gun control with conservative-leaning voters in his or […]

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Colorado NRA affiliate sues to block Boulder semi-auto ban

| June 18, 2018

Colorado NRA affiliate sues to block Boulder semi-auto ban The Colorado affiliate of the National Rifle Association sued Boulder on Thursday in an effort to prevent the city from enforcing its assault-weapon ban that takes effect Friday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey To Gun Owners: Hand Over Those Magazines Or We Could Throw You In Jail

| June 18, 2018

New Jersey To Gun Owners: Hand Over Those Magazines Or We Could Throw You In Jail If you don’t submit to our so-called common sense gun control policy, we’ll throw you in jail. That’s the mindset of New Jersey. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Want to buy a gun? Town officials just made that nearly impossible here

| June 18, 2018

New Jersey: Want to buy a gun? Town officials just made that nearly impossible here The all-Democratic governing body in Piscataway has unanimously approved an ordinance targeting weapons retailers — a move apparently without precedent in N.J. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania: House Committee to Consider Multiple Gun Control Bills Tomorrow

| June 18, 2018

Pennsylvania: House Committee to Consider Multiple Gun Control Bills Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider several gun control bills that would only punish law-abiding gun owners. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NJ governor sees guns, not shooter’s early prison release, as the problem

| June 18, 2018

NJ governor sees guns, not shooter’s early prison release, as the problem New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy responded to Sunday’s deadly shooting at a Trenton arts festival by calling for new controls on guns. But a suspect’s gang membership — and early release from prison after Murphy took office — may have been bigger factors […]

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Not So Breaking News: Trio of Anti-Gun Orgs Rehash Worn-Out Gun Control Policies

| June 15, 2018

Not So Breaking News: Trio of Anti-Gun Orgs Rehash Worn-Out Gun Control Policies This week the press gleefully reported the anti-gun pronouncements of a trio of diverse special interest groups. The Washington Post announced, “Frustrated [American Medical Association] adopts sweeping policies to cut gun violence.” In a separate piece, addressing statements by the Police Executive […]

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The Rolling Stone Continues its Inaccurate Anti-NRA Reporting

| June 15, 2018

The Rolling Stone Continues its Inaccurate Anti-NRA Reporting It is by no means a closely held secret that Rolling Stone magazine has aggressively promoted an anti-gun agenda for many decades.  It started in 1980, with the death of John Lennon at the hands of Mark David Chapman, when the magazine’s founder, Jann Wenner, decided he wanted […]

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The Supreme Court Strikes Down Law that Targeted Gun Owners’ Speech

| June 15, 2018

The Supreme Court Strikes Down Law that Targeted Gun Owners’ Speech The Supreme Court struck down a Minnesota law that forbade voters from wearing “political insignias” at polling places after the law was challenged by a voter who was told he must remove or cover his Tea Party shirt. It is beyond a doubt that the […]

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A Royal Pain: UK Malcontents Throw Tantrum over Prince George’s Toy Gun

| June 15, 2018

A Royal Pain: UK Malcontents Throw Tantrum over Prince George’s Toy Gun The United Kingdom’s legions of miserable scolds are at it again. A mere two weeks after admonishing an English national team soccer player for a firearm tattoo, the anti-gun whiners have found a new target. This time the killjoys have deemed it their station to […]

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D.C. Area Witches Unite for Gun Control, Hurl Curses at the NRA

| June 15, 2018

D.C. Area Witches Unite for Gun Control, Hurl Curses at the NRA Gun control advocates can now boast of a new group of allies joining their dubious coalition: witches. It kind of makes sense. We all know that gun control is based mainly on magical thinking. Its advocates, after all, ask us to believe we’re just a […]

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Oregon: NRA Challenges Ballot Title for Initiative Petition 44 That Would Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense

| June 15, 2018

Oregon: NRA Challenges Ballot Title for Initiative Petition 44 That Would Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense On June 14th, the National Rifle Association along with the Oregon Hunters Association filed a legal challenge with the Oregon Supreme Court to contest the ballot title for Initiative Petition 44, which would force law-abiding gun owners to render […]

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Delaware: Contact Your Senator Immediately in Opposition to Gun Ban Legislation

| June 15, 2018

Delaware: Contact Your Senator Immediately in Opposition to Gun Ban Legislation On Tuesday, June 19, the Delaware Senate could consider legislation (Senate Bill 163) that would ban commonly owned semi-automatic firearms in Delaware. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hillary Clinton whines about NRA at San Francisco anti-gun dinner

| June 15, 2018

Hillary Clinton whines about NRA at San Francisco anti-gun dinner Clinton said her gun safety position made her a target of the gun lobby during her campaign for president. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Sen. John Kennedy: Gun rights are being threatened by big banks

| June 15, 2018

Sen. John Kennedy: Gun rights are being threatened by big banks In an act of immense corporate overreach, Citigroup issued a press release in March saying it will penalize banking clients who follow federal, state and local laws regarding gun sales. Citigroup’s new policy tells businesses what kind of firearms and accessories they can stock […]

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NRA affiliate in Colorado sues Boulder over semi-auto ban

| June 15, 2018

NRA affiliate in Colorado sues Boulder over semi-auto ban Attorneys for the Colorado State Shooting Association, Boulder-based Gunsport of Colorado and two private citizens — James Michael Jones and Robert Lynn Chambers — argue the Boulder ordinance is invalid because sections of it conflict with state law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Delaware: Senate Democrats aim to push ban on semi-automatic firearms

| June 15, 2018

Delaware: Senate Democrats aim to push ban on semi-automatic firearms Democratic lawmakers in Delaware are trying to push a ban on certain semi-automatic weapons to the Senate floor for a vote, even though the measure failed in committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Deadline to Register or Modify “Assault Weapons” is Rapidly Approaching

| June 14, 2018

California: Deadline to Register or Modify “Assault Weapons” is Rapidly Approaching The deadline for gun owners to register their firearms as “assault weapons” or modify them to be compliant with the restrictions that resulted from SB 880 and AB 1135 (2016) must be completed by 11:59:59 P.M. on June 30, 2018.  NRA opposed these bills […]

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NRA Backs Challenge to Boulder Gun Ban

| June 14, 2018

NRA Backs Challenge to Boulder Gun Ban Fairfax, Va.— The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today announced support for a lawsuit  challenging Boulder’s ban on commonly owned firearms, so-called “high capacity” magazines, as well as its ban on adults under the age of 21 from purchasing any firearms. View full story Originally […]

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