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News or Noise: Gun ban at NRA convention

| May 3, 2018

News or Noise: Gun ban at NRA convention This weekend is the National Rifle Association’s annual convention in Dallas, Texas. Thousands of NRA members are expected to attend.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oklahoma: Constitutional Carry Legislation Could Soon be Considered in the Senate

| May 1, 2018

Oklahoma: Constitutional Carry Legislation Could Soon be Considered in the Senate Currently awaiting a concurrence vote in the Oklahoma Senate, is pro-gun legislation Senate Bill 1212. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: New Bill to Shut Down Your Local Gun Store to be Heard Today

| May 1, 2018

Illinois: New Bill to Shut Down Your Local Gun Store to be Heard Today Though Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto of the egregious dealer licensing bills was sustained last week, anti-gun legislators are still attempting to pass the same language as Senate Amendment 2 to Senate Bill 337.  The Senate Judiciary Committee will be hearing SA […]

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Kansas: Urge Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning to Consider Pro-Gun Legislation

| May 1, 2018

Kansas: Urge Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning to Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Important pro-gun legislation, House Bill 2042, is currently being held up from being considered in the Kansas Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Gun Control Legislation Being Rushed Through Legislative Process

| May 1, 2018

Colorado: Gun Control Legislation Being Rushed Through Legislative Process Today, the House Judiciary Committee will consider House Bill 1436, legislation that intends to create so-called “Extreme Risk Protection Orders.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Urgent: House Vote on Gun Control Possible Today

| May 1, 2018

Urgent: House Vote on Gun Control Possible Today Your NRA-ILA has learned that the Connecticut state House of Representatives may vote on gun control legislation today that would essentially ban the hobby of building firearms and ban common firearm modifications.  Please contact your state Representative and urge them to OPPOSE House Bills 5540 and 5542.  Click the […]

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Public Health Totalitarians: Amend Constitution to Ban Firearms

| May 1, 2018

Public Health Totalitarians: Amend Constitution to Ban Firearms Organizations such as The American Academy of Nursing, The American Nurse Association, The American Psychiatric Nurses Association, and the American Public Health Association, have rightly called for a ban on firearms. Moving forward these conversations need to be rooted in the context of the Constitution. View full […]

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Media Misled on NRA Annual Meeting Gun Policy

| May 1, 2018

Media Misled on NRA Annual Meeting Gun Policy Despite reports from outlets like CBS News, the Associated Press, and Politico, the National Rifle Association did not ban guns from their annual meeting. Nor did the gun-rights organization make the decision to keep guns from Vice President Mike Pence’s speech at the conference. Instead, the Secret […]

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Kansas: Self-Defense Legislation Could be Considered as Early as Tomorrow

| April 30, 2018

Kansas: Self-Defense Legislation Could be Considered as Early as Tomorrow As early as tomorrow, the Kansas Senate could consider self-defense legislation, House Bill 2042. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Connecticut: House to Vote on Gun Control

| April 30, 2018

Connecticut: House to Vote on Gun Control The Connecticut state House of Representatives is likely to vote soon on gun control legislation that would essentially ban the hobby of building firearms and ban common firearm modifications.  Please contact your state Representative and urge them to OPPOSE House Bills 5540 and 5542.  Click the “Take Action” button below […]

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A Sutherland Springs hero welcomes the NRA to Dallas

| April 30, 2018

A Sutherland Springs hero welcomes the NRA to Dallas More than 80,000 National Rifle Association members and firearms enthusiasts will arrive in Dallas at the end of the week for the organization’s 147th annual meeting, and it’s a good time to reflect on why the Second Amendment is important and what we can do as […]

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Banks, credit-card cos. explore tracking gun purchases in possible prelude to restrictions

| April 30, 2018

Banks, credit-card cos. explore tracking gun purchases in possible prelude to restrictions Banks and credit-card companies are discussing ways to identify purchases of guns in their payment systems, a move that could be a prelude to restricting such transactions, according to people familiar with the talks. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Broward to review claims that Stoneman Douglas teacher compared pro-gun to Hitler

| April 30, 2018

Broward to review claims that Stoneman Douglas teacher compared pro-gun to Hitler The Broward County school district is looking into allegations that a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High teacher compared a conservative student to Hitler during his class. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA giving away free cooler stickers as YETI battle continues

| April 30, 2018

NRA giving away free cooler stickers as YETI battle continues The National Rifle Association is urging members not to blow up their pricey YETI coolers. Sticker them instead, the group said. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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ALERT! FREE “I Stand with the NRA Foundation Sticker” for YETI Coolers

| April 28, 2018

ALERT! FREE “I Stand with the NRA Foundation Sticker” for YETI Coolers Put a big “I STAND WITH THE NRA FOUNDATION” sticker on your YETI cooler and keep using it. They cost too much money to destroy to make a statement.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Egregious Gun Dealer Licensing Bills Defeated

| April 28, 2018

Illinois: Egregious Gun Dealer Licensing Bills Defeated Thanks to your continued efforts contacting your elected officials, anti-gun senators were unable to gather enough support to override Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto on two bills that would have driven your local gun stores out of business with onerous red tape and regulations.  Your NRA would also like […]

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Iowa: Proposed Rule Change Arbitrarily Restricts Hunting Firearms

| April 28, 2018

Iowa: Proposed Rule Change Arbitrarily Restricts Hunting Firearms On May 1st, the Iowa state Natural Resource Commission will be holding a public hearing to discuss potential rule changes, including Item 10 on the agenda to change subrule 106.7(2) and arbitrarily restrict handguns that may be used for hunting and set an arbitrary limit on the number of […]

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Hawaii: Trigger Modification Ban Headed to Governor’s Desk

| April 27, 2018

Hawaii: Trigger Modification Ban Headed to Governor’s Desk On April 25th, the Hawaii state Senate voted to pass Senate Bill 2046, as previously amended by the House, to ban certain trigger modifications.  SB 2046 has been transmitted to Governor David Ige’s desk for his approval.  Please contact Gov. Ige and politely urge him to veto […]

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Washington State Gun Owners Targeted by Another Misguided Ballot Initiative

| April 27, 2018

Washington State Gun Owners Targeted by Another Misguided Ballot Initiative Washington’s gun control ballot initiative industry has recently announced its latest measure, “The Reduce Assault Weapon Violence Initiative,” intended for the November 2018 election. According to the proponent, the Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility (WAGR), this initiative will address “the root causes of recent tragedies.”  […]

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Some Police Officials Betray Their Constituents on Right-to-Carry Reciprocity

| April 27, 2018

Some Police Officials Betray Their Constituents on Right-to-Carry Reciprocity On April 19, the International Association of Chiefs of Police sent Congress a letter expressing their opposition to the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (H.R. 38/S. 446). This legislation would ensure that a person who is licensed to carry a concealed firearm in one state could do so in […]

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