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LaPierre to respond to Obama Inaugural Address

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

LaPierre to respond to Obama Inaugural Address Reno, NV – Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association, will directly respond tonight to President Obama’s Inaugural Address. View full story

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Gun control actions clarify laws for physicians

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control actions clarify laws for physicians BRUNSWICK, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — One of the corner stones of President Obama's recent push for gun control is addressing the issue of mental illness. View full story

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Moms March In Manhattan For Stronger Gun Laws

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Moms March In Manhattan For Stronger Gun Laws On the heels of the president's call for gun control, hundreds of mothers marched in Lower Manhattan Monday to call for action from Congress. View full story

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Wyoming: Pro-Hunting Reform Bill to be Heard in Committee Tomorrow Morning!

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wyoming: Pro-Hunting Reform Bill to be Heard in Committee Tomorrow Morning! Wyoming Senator Ogden Driskill (R-1) introduced a bill last week that would further expand the rights of hunters in the Cowboy State.  Senate File 132 would repeal the state prohibition on hunting with sound suppressors (which are additionally regulated under federal law) while providing additional penalties […]

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NY town defends Remington factory amid new gun ban

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

ILION, N.Y. (AP) — The big brick Remington gun factory pieces together military-style rifles in a state that has just banned their sale after a string of mass shootings led to a national outcry over civilian ownership of them. View full story

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NYSRPA: Ulster Co. Resolution

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

From NYSRPA The Ulster Co. Legislature has drafted a resolution which essentially supports the Obama antigun agenda. http://www.nysrpa.org/files/ulster-dr0108-2013.pdf The resolution will be discussed at the Public Safety Committee meeting on February 5 at 5:30pm at the Ulster County Law Enforcement Center, Rotunda, 380 Boulevard, Kingston. Here is contact info for the county legislature. http://www.co.ulster.ny.us/legislature/ Jacob […]

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Ulster Co. Resolution 0108-2013

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ulster Co. Resolution 0108-2013 Ulster County Alert The Ulster Co. Legislature has drafted a resolution DR-0108-2013 which essentially supports the Obama antigun agenda. There are two opportunities for public comment: January 22 at 7:00pm during the regular monthly meeting of the county legislature.  Signup starts at 6:45pm for public comment and each speaker will be […]

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Inside Albany: Gun owners plan boycott of Cuomo laws – NYPOST.com

Inside Albany: Gun owners plan boycott of Cuomo laws – NYPOST.com

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Assault-rifle owners statewide are organizing a mass boycott of Gov. Cuomo’s new law mandating they register their weapons, daring officials to “come and take it away,” The Post has learned. Gun-range owners and gun-rights advocates are encouraging hundreds of thousands of owners to defy the law, saying it’d be the largest act of civil disobedience […]

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Gun Shop Owner Calls for Groupon Boycott After It Cancels His Deal – DailyFinance

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

A Texas gun shop proprietor is calling for a boycott of Groupon (GRPN) after the coupon site canceled his deal for a concealed-handgun training course. Michael Cargill, the owner of Austin’s Central Texas Gun Works, told us that he kicked off the deal on Tuesday and that it was intended to terminate Saturday night or […]

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How the Gun Control Debate is Impacting Search Results

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

How the Gun Control Debate is Impacting Search Results In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook shooting, overall interest and searches for gun control spiked greatly in December, results escalated to an even greater degree, and advertisers have made significant changes in their PPC advertising habits. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

LATEST NEWS HARTFORD — Connecticut psychiatrists are warning that legislative overreach in attempts to deal with gun violence could threaten privacy and doctor-patient confidentiality. View full story

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Connecticut Legislators Create Panel to Corral Bills on Gun Violence, School Safety Issues

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connecticut Legislators Create Panel to Corral Bills on Gun Violence, School Safety Issues HARTFORD – Lawmakers have put together a bipartisan super committee to reach consensus on a package of bills that will address gun violence, mental health issues and school safety that they hope to vote on by the end of February. View full […]

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Top Democrats confident gun control laws will pass

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Top Democrats confident gun control laws will pass Top Democrats expressed confidence Sunday that Congress will pass significant gun-control legislation, with the backing of Washington lawmakers and pressure from Americans across the country. View full story

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Gun control draws vigorous debate across California

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control draws vigorous debate across California Across California over the weekend, some people celebrated their love of guns, while others held events to draw attention to gun violence. From shooting ranges to churches, gun control was the subject of vigorous debate over the weekend at various venues across California. View full story

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Why Liberals Should Thank Justice Scalia for Gun Control

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Why Liberals Should Thank Justice Scalia for Gun Control One of the ironies of the gun-control debate is that Justice Antonin Scalia’s ruling in an important Supreme Court case left the door open to gun control. The conservative jurist and star of the ideological Right didn’t get soft and squishy in his 2008 ruling in District of […]

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Op-Ed: Why I will not be taking down my map of Journal News employees

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

After 27 days of near universal criticism, Janet Hasson, publisher of the Journal News in suburban New York City, has removed a controversial Google map of gun owners with permits in Westchester County, N.Y. (where I live) and in nearby Rockland County. View full story

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One Million Moms for Gun Control Stages Brooklyn Bridge March

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

One Million Moms for Gun Control Stages Brooklyn Bridge March One Million Moms for Gun Control organized the march, and the New York police commissioner said he hoped Congress would heed the message. View full story

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Feedback intended for the Journal News that the Rockland County Times mistakenly received

Feedback intended for the Journal News that the Rockland County Times mistakenly received

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at http://www.rocklandtimes.com/2013/01/16/feedback-intended-for-the-journal-news-that-the-rockland-county-times-mistakenly-received/ In the wake of the interactive gun-map controversy, a number of persons mistakenly sent the Rockland County Times angry emails intended for the Journal News. We here at the Rockland County Times have decided to publish these letters in the interest of showing exactly how the Journal News’ gun-map stunt made people […]

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Kansas: Senate Committee to Hold Hearing on Right-to-Carry Reform Legislation

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kansas: Senate Committee to Hold Hearing on Right-to-Carry Reform Legislation The Kansas Senate Committee on Federal and State Affairs will hold a hearing on Senate Bill 21 this Wednesday, January 23 at 10:30 a.m.  In addition to a number of technical changes, SB 21 would reform the state’s Right-to-Carry laws and strengthen the rights of […]

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Obama backers aim to outflank NRA on gun control – Yahoo! News

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Obama backers aim to outflank NRA on gun control – Yahoo! News.

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