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Virginia: Action Taken on Several Firearm-Related Bills in Senate and House Committees

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Virginia: Action Taken on Several Firearm-Related Bills in Senate and House Committees The Senate Courts of Justice Committee and the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Subcommittee # 1 met this week to consider and vote on several bills of importance to Virginia gun owners, sportsmen and supporters of the Second Amendment. View full story […]

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New Mexico House Judiciary Committee To Hold Public Hearing This Monday On Sweeping Gun Control Measure In Santa Fe!

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Mexico House Judiciary Committee To Hold Public Hearing This Monday On Sweeping Gun Control Measure In Santa Fe! House Bill 77, state Representative Miguel Garcia’s sweeping gun control bill to regulate all private gun transfers, establish a state registry of lawful firearms owners and tax legal gun purchasers will be heard by the House […]

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County takes stand against gun controls

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

County takes stand against gun controls A county commission in southeastern Indiana has passed an ordinance meant to exempt the county from federal gun control laws — a move that experts say is likely to fail and that comes amid renewed… Read more at www.WISHTV.com View full story

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Statement from Chris W. Cox Regarding Universal Background Checks

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Statement from Chris W. Cox Regarding Universal Background Checks An article appearing on TheHill.com today asserted that Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is working on a bill with the NRA that would implement universal background checks. NRA does NOT support universal background checks and is not working with Manchin to implement this type of legislation.  NRA opposes, and will continue to […]

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY LATEST TO HIGHLIGHT FLAWED LOGIC OF CUOMO GUN GRAB

| January 24, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY LATEST TO HIGHLIGHT FLAWED LOGIC OF CUOMO GUN GRAB It may not take ‘10 bullets to kill a deer’, but… an unloaded AR-15 protected a household Brewster, N.Y. – 1/24/2013 – The Department of Homeland Security is the latest to find Governor Cuomo’s anti-Second Amendment agenda is at odds with reality. […]

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New Jersey: Stop Anti-Gun Bills Aimed at Restricting your Second Amendment Rights

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Jersey: Stop Anti-Gun Bills Aimed at Restricting your Second Amendment Rights Contact legislative leadership immediately! Law-abiding New Jersey gun owners are already subject to some of the strictest gun laws in the nation, and these laws have proven ineffective at reducing crime. The majority leadership in Trenton is under tremendous pressure to blame you […]

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Sheriffs claim new state gun law infringes on 2nd Amendment | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com

Sheriffs claim new state gun law infringes on 2nd Amendment | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sheriffs claim new state gun law infringes on 2nd Amendment | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com. ALBANY — Sheriffs from across upstate are hoping the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo will revisit portions of the new gun-control law, saying the measure was adopted in haste and targets law-abiding gun owners. The new […]

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ALASKA: Pro-Gun Bills Kick Off the 2013 Legislative Session

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

ALASKA: Pro-Gun Bills Kick Off the 2013 Legislative Session The 28th Alaska Legislature convened on January 15, and the NRA is pleased to report the introduction of two important pro-gun bills.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Legislature Begins New Session with Pro-Gun Reforms

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

South Dakota: Legislature Begins New Session with Pro-Gun Reforms The South Dakota Legislature convened its 2013 session by advocating for the rights of law-abiding gun owners. Senate Bill 166, introduced by Senator Larry Rhoden (R-29) and Representative Gary Cammack (R-29), would make improvements for South Dakota residents who carry a concealed firearm for self-defense. This […]

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Vermont: Your Calls and E-Mails Made a Difference!

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Vermont: Your Calls and E-Mails Made a Difference! Last week, state Senate Majority Leader Philip Baruth introduced Senate Bill 32 , legislation that would have outlawed the manufacture, possession, sale and transfer of thousands of popular semi-automatic firearms and would also ban ammunition magazines which hold more than ten rounds. Thanks to your calls and […]

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Herkimer Co. Legislature opposes state’s new gun law – Utica, NY – The Observer-Dispatch, Utica, New York

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Herkimer Co. Legislature opposes state’s new gun law – Utica, NY – The Observer-Dispatch, Utica, New York.

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Chief: Rochester man scares off burglars with AR 15 rifle | www.WHEC.com

Chief: Rochester man scares off burglars with AR 15 rifle | www.WHEC.com

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at: www.whec.com Rochester Police Chief James Sheppard says a resident of a home confronted two burglars with a semi-automatic assault rifle and scared the would-be burglars off. It happened around midnight Tuesday. Chief Sheppard says the weapon is legal and is legally owned by the resident. It’s the style of gun that the homeowner […]

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Kentucky: Hearing on Restrictive Ordinance in Henderson TONIGHT

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kentucky: Hearing on Restrictive Ordinance in Henderson TONIGHT The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners is holding a special meeting tonight at 5:30 p.m. to discuss a proposed ordinance that would prohibit persons from carrying concealed firearms in city owned or controlled buildings. To view this proposed ordinance, see pages 142 to 144 of the meeting agenda from the […]

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Gun-control advocates and opponents take on Harrisburg

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun-control advocates and opponents take on Harrisburg HARRISBURG – The passionate debate over gun laws erupted inside and outside the state Capitol on Wednesday. On the steps, about 150 gun-rights proponents – most of them armed – rallied against calls from President Obama and others to tighten gun laws in the aftermath of the Newtown, […]

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Gun-control advocates and opponents take aim on Harrisburg

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun-control advocates and opponents take aim on Harrisburg HARRISBURG – The passionate debate over gun laws erupted inside and outside the state Capitol on Wednesday. On the steps, about 150 gun-rights proponents – most of them armed – rallied against calls from President Obama and others to tighten gun laws in the aftermath of the […]

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Gun control bill faces long odds in Congress

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control bill faces long odds in Congress Assault weapons ban being introduced today has little chance at passage, but it may improve odds for more modest measures View full story

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Gun-control advocates and opponents take on Harrisburg

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun-control advocates and opponents take on Harrisburg HARRISBURG – The passionate debate over gun laws erupted inside and outside the state Capitol on Wednesday. On the steps, about 150 gun-rights proponents – most of them armed – rallied against calls from President Obama and others to tighten gun laws in the aftermath of the Newtown, […]

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Utah Sheriffs’ Association will not back down on gun control

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Utah Sheriffs' Association will not back down on gun control.

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Sowell: Do gun control laws control guns?

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sowell: Do gun control laws control guns? The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts. View full story

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Rallies in Harrisburg feature both sides of gun debate

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rallies in Harrisburg feature both sides of gun debate HARRISBURG – The passionate debate over gun laws erupted inside and outside the state Capitol on Wednesday. View full story

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