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Oregon: Another Bill Introduced to Infringe on Right to Self-Defense

| March 20, 2017

Oregon: Another Bill Introduced to Infringe on Right to Self-Defense Senate Bill 1026, a bill which would create the crime of endangering a minor by allowing access to a firearm, was introduced last week by state Senator Chuck Riley (D-15), state Representative Barbara Smith Warner (D-45) and state Representative Alissa Keny-Guyer (D-46).  This bill would […]

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Maryland: Pro-Carry Legislation Pending Final Vote on House Floor

| March 20, 2017

Maryland: Pro-Carry Legislation Pending Final Vote on House Floor Today, the Maryland House of Delegates passed House Bill 1036 on second reading. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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West Virginia: Self-Defense Legislation to be Heard by Senate Committee

| March 20, 2017

West Virginia: Self-Defense Legislation to be Heard by Senate Committee Tomorrow, Senate Bill 388 will be heard by the Senate Judiciary Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maine: Several Bills Scheduled for Work Session this Week

| March 20, 2017

Maine: Several Bills Scheduled for Work Session this Week On Friday, March 24, the Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety will be holding a work session to consider several pro- and anti-gun bills.  Please contact members of the Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety and urge them to support the following pro-gun bills and oppose the following […]

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Alabama: Pro-Gun Bill Introduced Last Week

| March 20, 2017

Alabama: Pro-Gun Bill Introduced Last Week Last week, state Senator Shay Shelnutt (R-17) introduced Senate Bill 330.  SB 330 would allow a Sheriff to issue or renew a pistol permit to or for a person residing in any county in the state.  This bill enables residents to obtain permits in neighboring counties, where fees may […]

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Important Self-Defense Bills Progressing through Arkansas State Legislature

| March 20, 2017

Important Self-Defense Bills Progressing through Arkansas State Legislature Last week, the Arkansas Senate passed Senate Bill 37, a bill which would prohibit employers from banning lawfully possessed handguns in the vehicles of employees with valid Concealed Handgun Carry Licenses (CHCL).  Introduced by state Senator Alan Clark (R-13), SB 37 passed with a 24-7 vote.  This […]

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Tennessee: Several Gun Bills to be Heard in Senate Committee Tomorrow

| March 20, 2017

Tennessee: Several Gun Bills to be Heard in Senate Committee Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Tennessee Senate Judiciary Committee will begin to hear numerous pro-gun and anti-gun bills. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Permitless/Constitutional Carry Legislation Needs Your Help!

| March 20, 2017

South Dakota: Permitless/Constitutional Carry Legislation Needs Your Help! Last week, Governor Dennis Daugaard vetoed House Bill 1072, NRA-ILA backed permitless/constitutional carry legislation. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont: House to Consider Gun Control Bill Tomorrow

| March 20, 2017

Vermont: House to Consider Gun Control Bill Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Vermont House of Representatives is scheduled to consider and vote on gun control legislation, H.422.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Mexico Lawmakers Adjourn Sine Die After Rejecting Bloomberg Gun Control Bills

| March 18, 2017

New Mexico Lawmakers Adjourn Sine Die After Rejecting Bloomberg Gun Control Bills As the legislative session gaveled to a close today, state lawmakers shut the lid on gun control bills pushed by New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg and his national anti-gun groups View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Mexico Lawmakers Reject Bloomberg Gun Control Bills

| March 18, 2017

New Mexico Lawmakers Reject Bloomberg Gun Control Bills NRA members applaud legislators for standing up to out-of- state efforts targeting their Second Amendment rights View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Are Ear Plugs Better Than a Suppressor?

| March 17, 2017

Are Ear Plugs Better Than a Suppressor? On March 13, the gun control group, Americans for Responsible Solutions, posted a Tweet claiming:  “FACT:  Silencers do not protect your hearing.”  An infographic accompanied the tweet with the additional claim “You know what protects your ears better than a silencer? Ear plugs.” View full story Originally posted […]

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Nevada: SB 115 Passes Out of Committee

| March 17, 2017

Nevada: SB 115 Passes Out of Committee Yesterday, March 16, The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 4-3 to pass Senate Bill 115.  The bill is now eligible for a floor vote before the full Senate.  Sponsored by state Senator Moises Denis (D-2), SB 115 would expand the list of places firearms are prohibited from being carried and […]

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European Parliament Passes Stringent New Gun Controls

| March 17, 2017

European Parliament Passes Stringent New Gun Controls On March 14, the European Union completed one of the final steps in imposing stringent new gun controls across the political bloc, when the European Parliament approved legislation to alter the EU Firearms Directive by a vote of 491 to 178. The Firearms Directive was last amended in […]

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Nebraska: Important Firearms Preemption Bill Passes Committee

| March 17, 2017

Nebraska: Important Firearms Preemption Bill Passes Committee Today, Legislative Bill 68 advanced to the floor of the legislature from the Government, Military, and Veteran Affairs Committee with a 6-0-2 vote.  Nebraskans are currently at risk for inadvertently violating the law as they travel through the state due to local gun ordinances that are more restrictive than state law.  […]

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Tennessee: House to Consider Self-Defense Legislation on Monday

| March 17, 2017

Tennessee: House to Consider Self-Defense Legislation on Monday On Monday, March 20, the Tennessee House of Representatives is scheduled to consider and vote on House Bill 752. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Anti-gun zealots trying to bully Nevada AG Laxalt: Robert Uithoven

| March 17, 2017

Anti-gun zealots trying to bully Nevada AG Laxalt: Robert Uithoven New York billionaire and gun control activist Michael Bloomberg made a 20 million dollar mistake in Nevada and now his supporters are trying to pin the blame on our Attorney General Adam Laxalt. A recent guest columnist in the Reno Gazette-Journal (“Time for Nevada AG […]

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Maryland: Multiple Gun-Bills on the Move in the Legislature

| March 17, 2017

Maryland: Multiple Gun-Bills on the Move in the Legislature On Monday, March 20, the Maryland Senate is scheduled to consider Senate Bill 946. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Texas: Two Gun Control Bills Will Be Heard in Committees Next Week

| March 17, 2017

Texas: Two Gun Control Bills Will Be Heard in Committees Next Week Next week, two gun control measures will be heard in the Texas House and Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pro-Gun West Virginians: Plan to Attend U.S. Sen. Manchin’s March 18 Town Hall in Morgantown

| March 17, 2017

Pro-Gun West Virginians: Plan to Attend U.S. Sen. Manchin’s March 18 Town Hall in Morgantown Voice Your Support for Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch! View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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