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Washington: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Renews Gun Ban Push for 2018

| October 31, 2017

Washington: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Renews Gun Ban Push for 2018 Last week, Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced that he will renew his effort toward passing gun ban legislation in 2018. Failing this last legislative session to pass his anti-gun agenda, AG Ferguson is once again urging legislators in the upcoming session to ban the sale of […]

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Massachusetts: Gun Ban Not Yet Defeated

| October 31, 2017

Massachusetts: Gun Ban Not Yet Defeated The Massachusetts conference committee assigned to reconcile differences between the two appropriations bills containing gun control language met again today and recessed without taking action.  However this fight is not over.  The committee is expected to return tomorrow to resolve the issue.  It is important that you continue to […]

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Connecticut: Southbury Selectmen to Consider Gun Ban

| October 31, 2017

Connecticut: Southbury Selectmen to Consider Gun Ban On Thursday, November 2nd, the Southbury Board of Selectmen will be holding a public meeting to consider passing an ordinance to ban the possession of firearms on all town properties.  Please contact the selectmen and urge them to OPPOSE this ordinance!  Click the “Take Action” button below to […]

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New York Democratic Party gets new leader

| October 31, 2017

New York Democratic Party gets new leader Geoff Berman was announced as the party’s new executive director on Monday. He worked on former President Barack Obama’s 2008 and 2012 campaigns and has more recently worked for organizations focused on gun control and education policy. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Marion woman shoots home intruder

| October 31, 2017

Marion woman shoots home intruder The Crittenden County Sheriff’s Department said ADT alarm company received a burglar alarm call at a house on Marion Lake Road at 3:31 a.m. Sunday. The alarm company made contact with the homeowner, who is in her late 80s and lives by herself. They called officers in Marion and Crittenden […]

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Indiana: Constitutional Carry Summer Study Concludes

| October 31, 2017

Indiana: Constitutional Carry Summer Study Concludes Yesterday, the Indiana Joint Committee on Judiciary and Public Policy concluded the summer study on constitutional carry and other topics under their charge.  With a 15-5 vote, the committee adopted recommendations in favor of “remov[ing] hurdles that restrict the ability of law abiding Hoosiers to exercise their State and Federal Constitutional Rights to […]

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Pair pulled guns on off-duty cop

| October 31, 2017

Pair pulled guns on off-duty cop Authorities say the off-duty Jersey City police officer who shot and killed two men Sunday night was in Newark with a friend when the duo attempted to rob him at gunpoint. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Urgent: Massachusetts Gun Ban On the Move

| October 30, 2017

Urgent: Massachusetts Gun Ban On the Move The Massachusetts conference committee assigned to reconcile differences between two appropriations bills containing gun control language met today.  Unfortunately, efforts are underway to pass the overreaching language that was previously passed by the state House of Representatives. Tomorrow is the deadline to reach an agreement on this appropriations […]

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NYC: Gun permits may soon come with a health warning

| October 30, 2017

NYC: Gun permits may soon come with a health warning Gun ownership in New York City could soon come with a warning — it’s dangerous to your health.The City Council Public Safety Committee voted 6-1 Monday to require the NYPD to hand out written warnings about the risks of gun ownership to new applicants for […]

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They tried to steal parts in Finley. They got bullets instead

| October 30, 2017

They tried to steal parts in Finley. They got bullets instead Benton County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect after an attempted burglary — punctuated by a shooting — in Finley. Sgt. Bob Brockman said a homeowner along the South 2058 Private Road SE saw several people on his property through a security system […]

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Idaho man holds suspected burglar at gun point, waits for law enforcement

| October 30, 2017

Idaho man holds suspected burglar at gun point, waits for law enforcement A Pinehurst homeowner held a suspected burglar at gun point until law enforcement arrived on scene. The Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office said a deputy was dispatched to Sunset Drive on a theft call. SCSO officials said when the deputy arrived on scene the […]

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Homeowner holds intruder at gunpoint

| October 30, 2017

Homeowner holds intruder at gunpoint Deputies say Charles Thomas was held at gunpoint by the owner of the home he was trying to burglarize Thursday night.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Victim, suspect exchange gunfire in home invasion

| October 30, 2017

Victim, suspect exchange gunfire in home invasion Police said a suspect and victim exchanged gunfire after the suspect entered the victim’s home early Saturday, October 28th near 80th and Beechwood. It happened shortly before 1:00 a.m. Police said after entering the home, the suspect ransacked the home and struggled with the victim, at which point […]

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Attacker shot while attacking another person

| October 30, 2017

Attacker shot while attacking another person The investigation shows the person shot was assaulting another person with a firearm. A third person saw what was happening and shot the assailant to stop the assault. Charges are pending against the person who was shot. At this time no charges are being filed against the person who […]

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Massachusetts: Gun Control Bills Go to Conference Committee

| October 27, 2017

Massachusetts: Gun Control Bills Go to Conference Committee Instead of concurring on the Senate version from two weeks ago, yesterday during informal session, the Massachusetts House of Representatives passed gun control language identical to that which was previously passed as part of House Bill 3979, a new appropriations measure.  This is the same overreaching language […]

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With Bizarre Comparisons, NRA Receives Global Recognition and Scorn

| October 27, 2017

With Bizarre Comparisons, NRA Receives Global Recognition and Scorn Given that even other Western countries don’t share the U.S.’s strong support for natural rights, the foreign press and political classes tend to treat NRA even more harshly than do NRA’s domestic foes. Some have even taken to labeling those they don’t agree with, or unsavory […]

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Gun Banners Forward Ambitious Anti-Gun Agenda

| October 27, 2017

Gun Banners Forward Ambitious Anti-Gun Agenda Gun control advocates used to argue that waiting periods allowed local officials to run background checks on prospective purchasers, but that justification went out the window when the National Instant Criminal Background Check System came online in 1998. Then the argument shifted to a supposed “cooling-off” period for people […]

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From Kneeling to Stepping On Freedom

| October 27, 2017

From Kneeling to Stepping On Freedom Such anti-gun advocacy will almost certainly stir the ire of an already frustrated fan base who, as ratings indicate, want to keep politics out of sports.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Don’t Read the Fine Print

| October 27, 2017

Don’t Read the Fine Print Legislators and government officials have gone on record admitting that more or tougher gun control laws wouldn’t stop the high-profile massacres that always lead to the introductions of new gun control proposals. You need a new approach, one that utilizes the brightest minds and novel methods to deliver irrefutable proof that guns are […]

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Good Samaritan helps family, stops carjacking suspect

| October 27, 2017

Good Samaritan helps family, stops carjacking suspect A Good Samaritan who witnessed a carjacking in Fort Worth took matters into his own hands by shooting the suspect. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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