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Why These Defensive Uses of Firearms Should Disarm Second Amendment Skeptics

| July 12, 2019

Why These Defensive Uses of Firearms Should Disarm Second Amendment Skeptics At a time when many high-profile politicians are comfortable proposing laws that impose serious burdens on the right to keep and bear arms, including the mass confiscation of commonly owned firearms, it’s important to remember that those same firearms are regularly used by average […]

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California: City of San Diego Considers Gun Control Ordinance

| July 12, 2019

California: City of San Diego Considers Gun Control Ordinance San Diego City Attorney, Mara Elliott has asked the City Council to consider a draft ordinance that would require mandatory locked storage of firearms in the home and would propose a conflicting law regarding the reporting of lost or stolen firearms.  Ms. Elliott works closely with gun control […]

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Frank Miniter: To Reduce Gun Violence, We Need to Do These Things

| July 12, 2019

Frank Miniter: To Reduce Gun Violence, We Need to Do These Things When he called the Republican-controlled Virginia Legislature to the state Capitol for a special session this week, Virginia’s Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam wasn’t really attempting to make changes to the state’s gun laws that would have stopped the murderer who killed a dozen […]

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Walmart Will Stop Gun Sales In New Mexico Over Background Check Laws: Report

| July 11, 2019

Walmart Will Stop Gun Sales In New Mexico Over Background Check Laws: Report Walmart will reportedly stop selling guns at its New Mexico stores later this month. The retailer’s decision came after the state passed a new law expanding background checks, which was put into effect on July 1, CBS News reported. View full story […]

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Tampa Pastor Holds Suspected Intruder At Gunpoint Until Police Arrive

| July 11, 2019

Tampa Pastor Holds Suspected Intruder At Gunpoint Until Police Arrive A Tampa pastor held a suspected intruder at gunpoint while he waited for police to arrive, authorities said. Police said the burglar set off the alarm system at the Seminole Heights Baptist Church shortly before 1 a.m. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Intruder With Machete Shot, Killed By Homeowner, Dekalb Police Say

| July 11, 2019

Intruder With Machete Shot, Killed By Homeowner, Dekalb Police Say An intruder armed with a machete was shot Thursday morning when he broke into a north DeKalb County home, police said. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead. While he has not been positively identified, investigators believe he lived […]

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Hawaii: Governor Ige Signs Anti-Gun Legislation

| July 10, 2019

Hawaii: Governor Ige Signs Anti-Gun Legislation On July 9th, Governor David Ige signed the final remaining anti-gun bill awaiting his consideration, Senate Bill 600. This comes on the heels of him signing Senate Bill 1466 on June 27th.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: Special Session Adjourned, Anti-Gunners Not Finished

| July 10, 2019

Virginia: Special Session Adjourned, Anti-Gunners Not Finished During the July 9th special session, House and Senate leadership directed the Virginia State Crime Commission to undertake a “systematic review” of the tragic May 31st attack in Virginia Beach, along with the legislation submitted during the special session.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA-PVF Endorses Delbert Hosemann for Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi

| July 10, 2019

NRA-PVF Endorses Delbert Hosemann for Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today announced its endorsement of Delbert Hosemann for lieutenant governor of Mississippi in the 2019 primary election.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Eight Democrat Presidential Hopefuls Who Plan to Come for Your Guns

| July 10, 2019

Eight Democrat Presidential Hopefuls Who Plan to Come for Your Guns Every Democrat presidential hopeful supports a slew of gun controls but eight in particular actually plan to ban certain guns that law-abiding Americans currently possess. The positions vary from simply banning certain types of guns to confiscating them via a mandated ban and buyback […]

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NRA-PVF Endorses Mark Baker for Attorney General of Mississippi

| July 9, 2019

NRA-PVF Endorses Mark Baker for Attorney General of Mississippi The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today announced its endorsement of Mark Baker for Mississippi attorney general in the 2019 primary election. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Endorses Tate Reeves for Governor of Mississippi

| July 9, 2019

NRA Endorses Tate Reeves for Governor of Mississippi The NRA has endorsed Tate Reeves as he runs for governor in the 2019 Mississippi primary election. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement On Virginia Special Session

| July 9, 2019

NRA Statement On Virginia Special Session FAIRFAX, Va.–   The executive director of the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, Jason Ouimet, released the following statement today regarding the special session in Virginia:  “The National Rifle Association has a long history of working to reduce violent crime rates within the Commonwealth of Virginia. We commend […]

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’There really are a lot of misconceptions about suppressors’: NRA says on gun silencers Northam aims to ban

| July 9, 2019

’There really are a lot of misconceptions about suppressors’: NRA says on gun silencers Northam aims to ban Virginia lawmakers return to the state Capitol Tuesday with one item on their agenda: Guns. The special session called by Governor Ralph Northam gets underway at noon. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vox Wants to Take Your Guns

| July 8, 2019

Vox Wants to Take Your Guns A conspiracy relies on secrecy. Some are, perhaps, never uncovered. Others are exposed by the conspirators themselves, who cannot help but share the details whether from arrogance or anxiousness. For years, law-abiding gun owners and the American public at large have been told by anti-gun candidates that they “aren’t […]

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New Zealand Experience Further Proves Registration Facilitates Confiscations

| July 8, 2019

New Zealand Experience Further Proves Registration Facilitates Confiscations Firearms registration facilitates firearms confiscation. This fact has been demonstrated in recent weeks, as the New Zealand authorities have lamented that the country does not have a firearms registry to assist them in their gun confiscation efforts. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Recent Poll Shows Gun Control Not as Popular as Some Would Like to Believe

| July 8, 2019

Recent Poll Shows Gun Control Not as Popular as Some Would Like to Believe A recent Morning Consult/POLITICO poll, conducted immediately prior to the recent  Democratic debates and gathering responses from 1,991 registered voters, asked about views toward the candidates, issues of potential importance in the election, voting intention, and the like. Of special concern to […]

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Virginia: Defend Freedom, Oppose Gov. Northam in Richmond Tomorrow

| July 8, 2019

Virginia: Defend Freedom, Oppose Gov. Northam in Richmond Tomorrow Governor Ralph Northam and his gun ban allies are ready to push their extreme anti-gun agenda when the General Assembly convenes its special session tomorrow–July 9th. Your NRA is calling on members and Second Amendment supporters to join in the fight against Gov. Northam’s misguided gun control […]

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Armed Utah teachers practice responding to school shootings

| July 8, 2019

Armed Utah teachers practice responding to school shootings Nancy Miramontes had 30 seconds to find the gunman. The Utah school psychologist weaved through a maze of dusty halls before spotting him in the corner of a classroom, holding a gun to a student’s head. She took a deep breath and fired three shots, the first […]

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Police say man shot as he breaks into neighbor’s home in southwest Spokane

| July 8, 2019

Police say man shot as he breaks into neighbor’s home in southwest Spokane It wasn’t the first time the man had broken into the home, but it was the first time he’d been shot while trying. Spokane police say the intruder barged into his neighbor’s home this weekend armed with “large kitchen style knives” in […]

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