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New York City Mayor Takes Anti-Gun Campaign To Illinois

| February 9, 2013

Guns are now a key issue in the race to replace former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.). Gun violence plagues some of the Chicago neighborhoods that are part of the district, and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun political action committee is targeting one of the contenders for the seat. View full story

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USATODAY.com – PLEASE VOTE

| February 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

USATODAY.com – Quick Question: Does the Second Amendment give individuals the right to bear arms?.

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 6 02/08/2013

| February 9, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 6 02/08/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: We Need You to Attend Committee Hearings Opposing Anti-Gun Bills This Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver

| February 9, 2013

Colorado: We Need You to Attend Committee Hearings Opposing Anti-Gun Bills This Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver Late last night, in hopes of allowing little time for your opinions to be voiced, anti-gun legislators in Denver announced public hearings on four anti-gun bills that were introduced last Thursday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Second Amendment rally draws 300 to NJ Statehouse

| February 9, 2013

Second Amendment rally draws 300 to NJ Statehouse TRENTON (AP) — In dreary weather outside the New Jersey Statehouse, hundreds rallied Friday for the Second Amendment and against the state's gun control laws, among the nation's toughest. View full story

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New York City Mayor Takes Anti-Gun Campaign To Illinois

| February 9, 2013

Guns are now a key issue in the race to replace former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.). Gun violence plagues some of the Chicago neighborhoods that are part of the district, and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun political action committee is targeting one of the contenders for the seat. View full story

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Wisconsin: Governor Announces 2013 Policy Initiatives for Wisconsin Hunters and Sportsmen

| February 8, 2013

Wisconsin: Governor Announces 2013 Policy Initiatives for Wisconsin Hunters and Sportsmen Today, Governor Scott Walker (R) joined NRA President David Keene and members of the NRA State Association WI-FORCE at their annual meeting in Wausau.  Governor Walker took this opportunity to announce a number of policy initiatives his administration will seek to continue his unwavering […]

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Virginia: Right-to-Carry Confidentiality Bill Will be Considered by the House Next Week

| February 8, 2013

Virginia: Right-to-Carry Confidentiality Bill Will be Considered by the House Next Week Senate Bill 1335, patroned by Senator Mark Obenshain (R-26), was reported with a substitute by the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee today by a 16-6 vote.  The amended version of this bill protects the confidentiality of all concealed handgun permit (CHP) […]

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California’s state Senate Democrats roll out big gun control package

| February 8, 2013

California’s state Senate Democrats roll out big gun control package All semi-automatic rifles with detachable magazines would be banned, all guns would be registered and no ammunition could be bought without a special permit in California under a sweeping list of bills rolled out Thursday by state Senate Democrats. The 10-bill package constitutes the single […]

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Colorado: First Wave of Anti-Gun Legislation Officially Introduced in Denver

| February 8, 2013

Colorado: First Wave of Anti-Gun Legislation Officially Introduced in Denver Earlier this week, a comprehensive gun control package aimed at disarming and criminalizing law-abiding citizens was unveiled in Denver.  While not all the proposals have been introduced, below is some of the drafted legislation that serves to punish the lawful and ignore criminals’ misuse of firearms: View […]

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South Carolina: Restaurant Carry to be Heard in Senate Subcommittee Next Week

| February 8, 2013

South Carolina: Restaurant Carry to be Heard in Senate Subcommittee Next Week S. 308, a Restaurant Carry Bill introduced by state Senator Sean Bennett (R-38), is scheduled to be heard on Wednesday, February 13, in a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee.  This critical reform will remove the prohibition on a Concealed Weapon Permit (CWP) holder carrying a […]

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Pistol permits soared in N.Y. in 2012

| February 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Joseph Spector, Gannett7:54p.m. EST February 7, 2013 New York residents obtained nearly 20,000 permits last year, up 14% from 2011. In January, New York passed the toughest gun-control law in the nation Westchester County had a 200% increase Requests for pistol permits increased in January, leading to longer processing time ALBANY, N.Y. — The number […]

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Oswego legislators move forward with resolution calling for repeal of NY gun law | syracuse.com

| February 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Ken Sturtz l ksturtz@syracuse.com on February 08, 2013 at 1:14 AM, updated February 08, 2013 at 2:11 AM Oswego, NY– The Oswego County Legislature is a step closer to officially calling for a repeal of the NY SAFE Act. Member’s of the legislature’s Government, Courts and Consumer Affairs Committee voted unanimously at a special […]

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Calif. seeks to adopt nation's toughest gun laws

| February 8, 2013

Calif. seeks to adopt nation's toughest gun laws SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Weeks after New York enacted the nation's toughest gun laws, California lawmakers said Thursday they want their state to do even more in response to recent mass shootings, particularly the Connecticut school massacre. View full story

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State lawmakers propose tough gun laws

| February 8, 2013

State lawmakers propose tough gun laws State lawmakers propose tough gun laws California would significantly restrict gun use and ownership, including major new bans on ammunition magazines, under dozens of new proposed regulations that would cement the state's status of having the strictest gun-control laws in the United States. The drive for tougher regulations in […]

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California lawmakers propose tough gun laws

| February 8, 2013

California lawmakers propose tough gun laws California lawmakers propose tough gun laws California would significantly restrict gun use and ownership, including major new bans on ammunition magazines, under dozens of new proposed regulations that would cement the state's status of having the strictest gun-control laws in the United States. The drive for tougher regulations in […]

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Calif. seeks to adopt nation's toughest gun laws

| February 7, 2013

Weeks after New York enacted the nation's toughest gun laws, California lawmakers said Thursday they want their state to do even more in response to recent mass shootings, particularly the Connecticut … View full story

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Calif. seeks to adopt nation's toughest gun laws

| February 7, 2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Weeks after New York enacted the nation's toughest gun laws, California lawmakers said Thursday they want their state to do even more in response to recent mass shootings, particularly the Connecticut school massacre. View full story

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California vs. New York for nation's toughest gun laws

| February 7, 2013

Weeks after New York enacted the nation's toughest gun laws, California lawmakers said Thursday they want their state to do even more in response to recent mass shootings, particularly the Connecticut school massacre . View full story

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State seeks to adopt nation's toughest gun laws

| February 7, 2013

Weeks after New York enacted the nation's toughest gun laws, California lawmakers said Thursday they want their state to do even more in response to recent mass shootings, particularly the Connecticut school massacre. Democrats who control the state Legislature revealed 10 bills that they said would make California the most restrictive state for possessing firearms. […]

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