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Mississippi Senate Gives Final Approval to House Bill 2

| February 28, 2013

Mississippi Senate Gives Final Approval to House Bill 2 Yesterday, under the leadership of Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves (R) and state Senator Giles Ward (R), the Mississippi Senate approved NRA-supported legislation that corrects vague and problematic language in Mississippi’s firearm carry laws, sending this measure to Governor Phil Bryant (R).  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: House Judiciary Committee to Hear Governor O’Malley’s Extreme Anti-Gun Bill Tomorrow

| February 28, 2013

Maryland: House Judiciary Committee to Hear Governor O’Malley’s Extreme Anti-Gun Bill Tomorrow Today, the Maryland Senate passed an amended version of Senate Bill 281 by a 28-19 vote.  Despite this setback, the fight to defend the Second Amendment in Maryland is far from over and your active participation is still needed.  The Maryland House Judiciary […]

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Gun-Control Advocates Began 2013 With Plenty of Momentum. Is It Fading?

| February 28, 2013

Gun-Control Advocates Began 2013 With Plenty of Momentum. Is It Fading? For weeks, lawmakers have been consumed by debates over massive spending cuts and nomination fights. This is the last thing that gun-control advocates needed. View full story

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Opponents of NY gun law rally in Albany

| February 28, 2013

ALBANY, N.Y.—National Rifle Association President David Keene has told thousands of opponents of New York's new gun control law that his group View full story

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Thousands Gather in Albany to Protest New Gun Limits

| February 27, 2013

At the event, lawmakers, mostly Republicans, criticized the recently enacted restrictions, as well as the swift process by which the Legislature adopted them. View full story

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Gun Control and Castration: A Recent History of a Meme

| February 27, 2013

Gun Control and Castration: A Recent History of a Meme The notion that guns serve as phallic implements (and thus tokens of masculinity) is about as old as it is obvious. ("Consider your man card re-issued," read a recent gun ad.) But the idea that gun control exists to symbolically castrate gun owners is, surprisingly, a far more […]

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New Hampshire: Important Firearms Legislation to be Heard in House Committee Tomorrow

| February 27, 2013

New Hampshire: Important Firearms Legislation to be Heard in House Committee Tomorrow An executive session is scheduled for tomorrow, February 28 at 10:00 AM by the House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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North Dakota: State House Passes Multiple Pro-Gun Bills

| February 27, 2013

North Dakota: State House Passes Multiple Pro-Gun Bills This week, several bills of importance to gun owners, sportsmen and supporters of the Second Amendment passed in the state House:   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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County committee split on NY SAFE Act – Hudson Catskill Newspapers: News

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:30 am By Nathan Mayberg Hudson-Catskill Newspapers COLUMBIA COUNTY — The County Government Committee of the Columbia County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution on Tuesday calling for the repeal of the NY Safe Act passed by the State Legislature last month. The committee voted 6-2 in favor, with supervisors […]

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Hip-hop mogul hopes to enlist Beyoncé and other stars in gun buyback program

| February 27, 2013

Michael Williams' Gun for Greatness initiative would offer concert tickets to people turning in guns in New York City A hip-hop mogul who managed superstars including Outkast and Cee-Lo Green has put forward a plan to improve gun buyback initiatives in the US by offering mentorships and concert tickets to people who turn in weapons. […]

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Nevada: Senate Advances Concealed Carry Improvement Bill

| February 27, 2013

Nevada: Senate Advances Concealed Carry Improvement Bill Today, Senate Bill 76, that would improve the concealed carry weapon (CCW) firearms qualification process, passed in the Senate Judiciary Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NY gun proponents expect to file suit against state within 10 days

| February 27, 2013

NY gun proponents expect to file suit against state within 10 days NY gun proponents expect to file suit against state within 10 days – The New York Pistol and Rifle Association, an arm of the National Rifle Association, is planning to file its formal lawsuit against the NY Safe Act within 10 days, the […]

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Kansas: Contact Your State Legislators in Support of Pro-Gun Reforms

| February 27, 2013

Kansas: Contact Your State Legislators in Support of Pro-Gun Reforms The Kansas House Federal and State Affairs Committee considered two pro-gun reforms this week that would expand the rights of law-abiding gun owners.  House Bill 2055, introduced by the House Federal and State Affairs Committee, would allow law-abiding citizens to carry a concealed handgun for […]

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Montana: Several Pro-Gun Bills Advance

| February 27, 2013

Montana: Several Pro-Gun Bills Advance Several pro-gun bills have passed in the state House of Representatives and now advance to the Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Guest Viewpoint: N.Y. infringes on gun owners, mentally ill | The Ithaca Journal | theithacajournal.com

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Written by James Root As the executive director of The Mental Health Association in Tompkins County, a concealed-carry pistol permit license holder in New York, a lifelong resident of New York, a lifetime member of the North American Hunting Club, and a lifetime sportsman license holder in New York, I am appalled by the NY […]

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Morning Jolt: Guns for Beyonce tickets?

| February 27, 2013

Music manager Michael “Blue” Williams is asking New York City if he can do a gun buyback program – with Beyonce tickets as the payment . Williams’ program, Guns for Greatness, seeks to get guns off the street, and he wants to have the help of stars like Beyonce. View full story

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Morning Jolt: Guns for Beyonce tickets?

| February 27, 2013

Music manager Michael “Blue” Williams is asking New York City if he can do a gun buyback program – with Beyonce tickets as the payment . Williams’ program, Guns for Greatness, seeks to get guns off the street, and he wants to have the help of stars like Beyonce. View full story

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Gun violence families to call for new Conn. laws

| February 27, 2013

Gun violence families to call for new Conn. laws HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers are being urged to pass legislation to stop urban gun violence. View full story

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Gun violence families to call for new Conn. laws

| February 27, 2013

Gun violence families to call for new Conn. laws HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers are being urged to pass legislation to stop urban gun violence. View full story

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Howard Stern – Alex Jones Interview 02/26/13 – YouTube

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Howard Stern- Alex Jones Interview 02/26/13 – YouTube.

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