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Colorado prison chief shot dead on eve of gun laws signing

| March 20, 2013

Colorado prison chief shot dead on eve of gun laws signing By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) – The head of Colorado's prison system was shot dead at his home in what police said may have been a targeted killing, just hours before the governor on Wednesday signed new gun control laws spurred by a rash […]

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Maryland: Amendments to be Considered for Senate Bill 281

| March 20, 2013

Maryland: Amendments to be Considered for Senate Bill 281 Despite overwhelming opposition to his extreme gun control scheme contained in Senate Bill 281, Governor Martin O’Malley is desperately using arm-twisting politics and deceptive procedural maneuvers to try and ram through this deeply flawed legislation.  Multiple amendments to Senate Bill 281 are to be considered SOON and could be supported by your […]

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Florida Urgent Alert: Contact Committee Members Immediately

| March 20, 2013

Florida Urgent Alert: Contact Committee Members Immediately House Memorial 545 by Representative Neil Combee (R) has been scheduled for a hearing in the House Local and Federal Affairs Committee on Friday Morning, March 22, at 8:00am.  HM-545 relating to Right to Keep and Bear Arms is a Memorial declaring to the President of the United […]

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Minnesota: Anti-Gun Bills Stalling – New Gun Control Bill to Emerge this Week

| March 20, 2013

Minnesota: Anti-Gun Bills Stalling – New Gun Control Bill to Emerge this Week Anti-gun state Representative Michael Paymar’s (DFL-64B) stalled gun control package, House File 237, was tabled last night in the House Public Safety Committee without a roll call vote.  While this bill itself might be dead for this legislative session, expect to see […]

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Delaware: Measure to Criminalize Private Sales and Transfers Approved by House Committee

| March 20, 2013

Delaware: Measure to Criminalize Private Sales and Transfers Approved by House Committee We need your help to stop the assault on law-abiding gun owners in Dover!  Your state Representative will soon be voting on House Bill 35, the latest of Governor Jack Markell’s gun control proposals that will criminalize private transfers of firearms between law-abiding citizens.  HB 35 was heard today by the House Judiciary Committee […]

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3 new gun laws in Colorado despite its Wild West image

| March 20, 2013

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed three gun bills he believes will save lives on Wednesday, eight months to the day after a gunman opened fired in an Aurora movie theater. View full story

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Gun Control Works – YouTube

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun Control Works – YouTube.

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Colorado gov. signs landmark gun laws

| March 20, 2013

Colorado gov. signs landmark gun laws Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed landmark new gun laws on Wednesday expanding background checks on gun purchases and limiting the size of ammunition magazines, placing the traditionally firearm-friendly state among the handful to pass new restrictions in the wake of the shooting in Newtown, Conn. View full story

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Saratogian: NY Senate’s Marchione seeks Women of Distinction

| March 20, 2013

Saratogian: NY Senate’s Marchione seeks Women of Distinction NY Senate’s Marchione seeks Women of Distinction Saratogian, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 ALBANY — In observance of March as Women’s History Month, Sen. Kathy Marchione is seeking nominations from across the 43rd Senate District for the State Senate’s Women of Distinction Program.Women living in the 43rd Senate […]

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Georgia: Pro-Gun Provisions Removed in House Committee

| March 20, 2013

Georgia: Pro-Gun Provisions Removed in House Committee Yesterday, Senate Bill 101 passed by voice vote in the state House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee but only after the removal of some important pro-gun provisions included in SB 101, as passed in the state Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Feinstein fails in Senate, gun ban dropped

Feinstein fails in Senate, gun ban dropped

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

At one time, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., sought to have every privately owned gun in the nation confiscated. But now she apparently can’t even convince her fellow Democrats to ban certain types of so-called “assault weapons.” Feinstein says Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. D-Nev., has decided the ban she is proposing will not be part […]

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North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature

| March 20, 2013

North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature House Bill 1282, sponsored by state Representative Joe Heilman (R-45), would allow hunters in North Dakota to use lawfully possessed suppressors (also referred to as silencers) on firearms while hunting.  This legislation passed in the state House by a 90-2 vote on January 31 and in the state Senate by a […]

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North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature

| March 20, 2013

North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature House Bill 1282, sponsored by state Representative Joe Heilman (R-45), would allow hunters in North Dakota to use lawfully possessed suppressors (also referred to as silencers) on firearms while hunting.  This legislation passed in the state House by a 90-2 vote on January 31 and in the state Senate by a […]

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Arkansas: House Passes Important Self-Defense Legislation

| March 20, 2013

Arkansas: House Passes Important Self-Defense Legislation House Bill 1819, an important reform to the Governor’s Emergency Powers, passed in the state House of Representatives yesterday by a 78-9 vote.  HB 1819, introduced by state Representative Charlotte Vining Douglas (R-75), would prohibit any Arkansas Governor from imposing restrictions on the transfer or transportation of lawfully possessed firearms during […]

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Volunteers Needed for April 6 Table Mesa Clean-Up

| March 20, 2013

Volunteers Needed for April 6 Table Mesa Clean-Up The BLM is asking for volunteers to help clean the Table Mesa Recreation Area, north of Phoenix.  This area is very popular with recreational target shooters, off-highway vehicle riders, hikers, and others.  Illegal dumping, as well as debris left behind by recreationists, has resulted in the need […]

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LATEST NEWS

| March 19, 2013

LATEST NEWS HARTFORD — While gun control efforts met stiff opposition in Washington on Tuesday, a key committee of the state General Assembly unanimously approved requiring criminal background checks prior to all gun sales in Connecticut. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| March 19, 2013

LATEST NEWS HARTFORD — While gun control efforts met stiff opposition in Washington on Tuesday, a key committee of the state General Assembly unanimously approved requiring criminal background checks prior to all gun sales in Connecticut. View full story

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NY considers changes in new gun control law

| March 19, 2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders are considering changes in New York's new gun control law involving the new limit of seven bullets in magazines… View full story

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Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they’re keeping gun info private

| March 19, 2013

Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they’re keeping gun info private Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they’re keeping gun info private – Cayuga County Clerk Sue Dwyer and Sheriff David Gould are encouraging every pistol permit holder in the county, all 10,000, to file a form to keep their information […]

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New York budget talks continue, with Gov. Cuomo and leaders looking for ways to pay for tax cuts

| March 19, 2013

Amendments to New York's gun laws are part of the budget talks, but Cuomo says there's no change of the new seven-bullet maximum on the table. View full story

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