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Connecticut: Reminder to Attend Important Lobby Day in Hartford on Monday

| March 8, 2013

Connecticut: Reminder to Attend Important Lobby Day in Hartford on Monday This is an important reminder to join the National Rifle Association, in association with the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the Coalition of Connecticut Sportsmen and the Connecticut Citizens Defense League, for Lobby Day in Hartford this Monday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kentucky: Right-to-Carry Reform Bill Passes House, Heads to Governor for His Signature

| March 8, 2013

Kentucky: Right-to-Carry Reform Bill Passes House, Heads to Governor for His Signature Yesterday, Senate Bill 150 passed in the Kentucky House of Representatives by an overwhelming 90-6 vote.  Sponsored by state Senator Brandon Smith (R-30), SB 150 is critical to your inherent right to self-defense as it eliminates several discriminatory and arbitrary provisions in Kentucky’s current concealed […]

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Franklin County joins opposition to new gun control law | NCPR News

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Franklin County has joined a growing chorus of upstate counties that have gone on record opposing New York’s SAFE Act. In a unanimous vote Thursday, county legislators adopted a resolution that says the Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act of 2013, approved on Jan. 14, “effectively turns countless New York State law-abiding gun owners […]

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GUN CONTROL: IGNORANCE IS A DISEASE – YouTube

GUN CONTROL: IGNORANCE IS A DISEASE – YouTube

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

GUN CONTROL: IGNORANCE IS A DISEASE – YouTube.

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Dutchess residents speak out for and against SAFE NY gun law

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Editor’s note: I love hearing all about these ‘common sense’ provisions of the SAFE act. As ‘common sense’ as putting 2 gallons of gas into your car for a 300 mile trip. Dutchess residents speak out for and against SAFE NY gun law Some three dozen people told the Dutchess County Legislature how they […]

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Ga. backs relaxing gun laws for mentally ill

| March 8, 2013

Ga. backs relaxing gun laws for mentally ill While some states push to tighten gun control laws after the Connecticut school massacre, lawmakers in gun-friendly Georgia want to ease rules preventing some mentally ill people from getting licenses … View full story

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Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document)

| March 8, 2013

Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document) Part of the Connecticut gun legislation debate also centers on jobs and the threat by the firearms manufacturers that expanding the assault weapons ban here could impact employment. View full story

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Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document)

| March 8, 2013

Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document) Part of the Connecticut gun legislation debate also centers on jobs and the threat by the firearms manufacturers that expanding the assault weapons ban here could impact employment. View full story

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Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document)

| March 8, 2013

Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document) Part of the Connecticut gun legislation debate also centers on jobs and the threat by the firearms manufacturers that expanding the assault weapons ban here could impact employment. View full story

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Sullivan legislators will push for a county stand against state gun control

| March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sullivan legislators will push for a county stand against state gun control MONTICELLO – “I don’t like things being shoved down our throats,” said Sullivan County Legislator Gene Benson, who is pushing for the legislature to go on record opposing New York’s new gun control measure. Benson says once word got out about his intent […]

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Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document)

| March 7, 2013

Connecticut gun manufacturer sells 90,000 assault-style weapons nationwide, despite ban in state (document) Part of the Connecticut gun legislation debate also centers on jobs and the threat by the firearms manufacturers that expanding the assault weapons ban here could impact employment. View full story

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Virginia: Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Unanimously Approves a Pro-Gun Ordinance

| March 7, 2013

Virginia: Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Unanimously Approves a Pro-Gun Ordinance Yesterday, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a pro-gun amendment to Chapter 684 of the county’s Codified Ordinances, Weapons and Explosives, which regulates the lawful use and discharge of firearms within the unincorporated areas of Loudoun County.  View full story Originally posted at […]

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Colorado: Anti-Gun Politicians Take Their Disgust of Your Rights to a New Level

| March 7, 2013

Colorado: Anti-Gun Politicians Take Their Disgust of Your Rights to a New Level Over the past two months, the unrelenting assaults against your Second Amendment rights have been completely devoid of facts and rational arguments.  Gun rights supporters thought they had seen it all until this Monday when one of the most reprehensible and disgusting […]

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First proposed gun control laws coming from Senate

| March 7, 2013

First proposed gun control laws coming from Senate Four new gun control laws were under consideration on Thursday in the Senate, but a key provision on background checks appears to be stalled. View full story

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Kansas: Two Pro-Gun Bills Advance in Topeka

| March 7, 2013

Kansas: Two Pro-Gun Bills Advance in Topeka The Kansas Senate Ethics, Elections and Local Government Committee approved Senate Bill 45, which would prohibit taxpayer funds from being used to promote gun control in any fashion.  SB 45 is now eligible for final approval in the state Senate.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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West Virginia: Charleston Mayor Shows True Colors in Opposition to Gun Rights

| March 7, 2013

West Virginia: Charleston Mayor Shows True Colors in Opposition to Gun Rights On March 5, NRA-backed House Bill 2760 passed by a voice vote in the House Judiciary Committee.  Sponsored by Delegate Rupie Phillips (D-24), this critical legislation addresses the inconsistencies within current West Virginia gun laws that create confusion for law-abiding citizens. View full story […]

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More gun laws = fewer deaths, study says

| March 7, 2013

More gun laws = fewer deaths, study says CHICAGO — States with the most gun control laws have the fewest gun-related deaths, according to a study that suggests sheer quantity of measures might make a difference. View full story

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NRA campaign in high gear

| March 7, 2013

NRA campaign in high gear The National Rifle Association and its allies are kicking their lobbying forces into high gear as the Senate heads toward a vote that could remake key pieces of the country’s gun laws. The gun lobby is taking its fight to Capitol Hill — stepping up meetings with old friends and […]

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Maine: Judiciary Committee to Hear Important Handgun Permit Confidentiality Legislation on Tuesday

| March 7, 2013

Maine: Judiciary Committee to Hear Important Handgun Permit Confidentiality Legislation on Tuesday On Tuesday, March 12, the Maine Judiciary Committee will hear important Concealed Handgun Permit (CHP) confidentiality legislation, Legislative Document 345.  LD 345, introduced by state Representative Corey Wilson (R-44) seeks to establish permanent privacy protection for CHP holders. Please attend this important public hearing […]

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North Dakota: Important Pro-Gun Bills Beat Legislative Deadline and are Now Pending in Senate

| March 7, 2013

North Dakota: Important Pro-Gun Bills Beat Legislative Deadline and are Now Pending in Senate Three pro-gun bills passed in the state House of Representatives and were sent to the Senate before North Dakota’s legislative crossover date last Friday.  These important pieces of legislation will soon be heard in the Senate Judiciary Committee, but have not yet been scheduled for […]

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