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California: San Carlos City Council Now Considering Blocking New Turner’s Outdoorsman Store from Opening after Months of Approvals

| November 10, 2017

California: San Carlos City Council Now Considering Blocking New Turner’s Outdoorsman Store from Opening after Months of Approvals The San Carlos City Council has placed on its agenda (starting on page 608) for Monday, November 13th, City Council meeting, an urgency ordinance to consider imposing a moratorium to block new gun stores from opening in […]

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“Good Reason” to Cheer – D.C. Carry License Applications Skyrocket in October

| November 9, 2017

“Good Reason” to Cheer – D.C. Carry License Applications Skyrocket in October The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, in a 2-1 decision in the combined cases of Wrenn v. D.C. and Grace v. D.C., rejected these flimsy rationalizations and ruled that “the individual right to carry common firearms beyond the home for self-defense—even in densely […]

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New Evidence against Gun Confiscation

| November 9, 2017

New Evidence against Gun Confiscation We recently discussed the selection of input variables for statistical modeling and how such choices can alter one’s findings. New research published in the Journal of Experimental Criminology examines how the choice in methodology can alter one’s findings.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dianne Feinstein Wants to Ban Commonly Owned Semi-Autos, Again!

| November 9, 2017

Dianne Feinstein Wants to Ban Commonly Owned Semi-Autos, Again! Senator Dianne Feinstein introduced S. 2095, which she is calling the Assault Weapons Ban of 2017. The 125-page firearm prohibition fever dream is perhaps the most far-reaching gun ban ever introduced in Congress. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Confidentiality of Concealed Pistol License Holders Under Review by Attorney General

| November 9, 2017

Washington: Confidentiality of Concealed Pistol License Holders Under Review by Attorney General Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson is conducting a legal review of whether the private, personal information of Washington’s Concealed Pistol License holders is subject to public disclosure under the state’s Public Records Act. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun Control Works…

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

…if you’re a dictator. In 1929, the Soviet Union established gun control: • From 1929 to 1953, about 20 million dissidents, unable to defend themselves, were rounded up and exterminated. In 1911, Turkey established gun control: • From 1915 to 1917, 1.5 million Armenians, unable to defend themselves, were rounded up and exterminated. Germany established […]

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Maine: Town of Standish Strong-Arming Club to Drop NRA Affiliation

| November 9, 2017

Maine: Town of Standish Strong-Arming Club to Drop NRA Affiliation On Tuesday, November 14, at 7:00PM, the Standish Town Council will be holding their monthly meeting.  The agenda includes a discussion of a long-term land lease agreement of town property for the expansion of range operations with the Standish Fish & Game Club.  View full […]

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Feinstein, Senate Democrats introduce semi-auto ban

| November 9, 2017

Feinstein, Senate Democrats introduce semi-auto ban California Sen. Dianne Feinstein has reintroduced an assault weapons ban in the wake of massacres in a Texas church on Sunday and during an outdoor concert in Las Vegas last month. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Senators propose semi-automatic ban

| November 9, 2017

Senators propose semi-automatic ban Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, both of Connecticut, were the lead co-sponsors along with Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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USA Today’s ‘chainsaw bayonet’ rifle warning mocked on Twitter

| November 9, 2017

USA Today’s ‘chainsaw bayonet’ rifle warning mocked on Twitter The Internet showed no mercy on USA Today this week after it used a story on the Sutherland Springs massacre to warn of “chainsaw bayonet” modifications to AR-15 rifles. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Democrats fail to force vote on bill establishing select panel on gun violence

| November 9, 2017

Democrats fail to force vote on bill establishing select panel on gun violence Two days after a mass shooting at a Texas church, Democratic lawmakers failed Tuesday to force a vote on legislation establishing a select committee on preventing gun violence. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Michigan panel OKs Right-to-Carry in schools

| November 9, 2017

Michigan panel OKs Right-to-Carry in schools A Michigan legislative committee has voted to let people with extra training carry guns inside churches, schools and other places now off limits. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Wisconsin: Mentored Hunting Bill Passes Senate

| November 8, 2017

Wisconsin: Mentored Hunting Bill Passes Senate On Tuesday, November 7th, Assembly Bill 455 passed through the Wisconsin state Senate with a vote of 21-12, continuing efforts to build upon the success of the safe and successful mentored hunting program that Wisconsin has had since 2009.  Assembly Bill 455 previously passed through the Wisconsin Assembly with a vote […]

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Washington: Work Session on Firearms Scheduled in House Judiciary

| November 8, 2017

Washington: Work Session on Firearms Scheduled in House Judiciary Next Friday, November 17th, the state House Judiciary Committee has scheduled a work session on firearms at 10:00am in Hearing Room A of the John L. O’Brien Building in Olympia. The House Judiciary Committee, chaired by Representative Laurie Jinkins (D-27th LD), will be hearing invited testimony […]

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Join NRA-ILA at the 2017 "Firearms Law & The Second Amendment Symposium"

| November 8, 2017

Join NRA-ILA at the 2017 "Firearms Law & The Second Amendment Symposium" Join us on November 11, 2017, for the  NRA-ILA “Firearms Law & The Second Amendment Symposium” at the San Diego Marriott Marquis %MCEPASTEBIN% View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Michigan: Senate to Vote on Self-Defense Bills

| November 7, 2017

Michigan: Senate to Vote on Self-Defense Bills Today, the Michigan state Senate Government Operations Committee passed Senate Bills 0584, 0585, and 0586 with a 3-2 vote.  This set of bills will address gun-free zones where law-abiding citizens are left defenseless and will be brought up for a vote in the state Senate tomorrow.  In addition, Senate Bill 527, which […]

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Michigan: Urgent Action Needed on Self-Defense Bills

| November 6, 2017

Michigan: Urgent Action Needed on Self-Defense Bills Early this week, a number of bills will be considered in the Michigan state Senate that will affect your Second Amendment rights.  Tomorrow at 2PM, the Michigan state Senate Government Operations Committee will be hearing Senate Bills 0584, 0585, and 0586 to address gun-free zones where law-abiding citizens […]

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Alabama: Join NRA For Legislative Town Hall in Birmingham

| November 6, 2017

Alabama: Join NRA For Legislative Town Hall in Birmingham You are invited to join NRA members, staff, Second Amendment supporters, and local elected officials on November 18th for the NRA-ILA Legislative Townhall at Hoover Tactical Firearms in Birmingham.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alabama: Join NRA For Legislative Townhall in Huntsville

| November 6, 2017

Alabama: Join NRA For Legislative Townhall in Huntsville You are invited to join NRA members, staff, Second Amendment supporters, and local elected officials on November 17th for the NRA-ILA Legislative Townhall at the Cabela’s in Huntsville.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois Urgent Action Needed: Last Chance to Stop Extreme Gun Dealer Licensing Legislation

| November 6, 2017

Illinois Urgent Action Needed: Last Chance to Stop Extreme Gun Dealer Licensing Legislation Tomorrow, the Illinois Senate is scheduled to consider Senate Bill 333, a gun dealer licensing bill that slightly amends Senate Bill 1657 in an attempt to gather more votes for this gun control legislation. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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