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Renewed push by Sen. Toomey to criminalize private firearms transfers

| November 15, 2018

Renewed push by Sen. Toomey to criminalize private firearms transfers Mr. Toomey has consistently said that he’s never stopped looking for a way to get the 60 votes required for the measure to pass the Senate, but he did pause his public push – at least for a while. View full story Originally posted at […]

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First Amendment lawyer Jack Greiner: First Amendment is nonpartisan and might protect the NRA in a recent court case

| November 15, 2018

First Amendment lawyer Jack Greiner: First Amendment is nonpartisan and might protect the NRA in a recent court case A recent case from a federal district court in New York reminds us that the First Amendment is a truly non-partisan document. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ohio House passes ‘stand your ground’ legislation

| November 15, 2018

Ohio House passes ‘stand your ground’ legislation By a 64-26, mostly party-line vote Wednesday, the Ohio House passed a GOP-sponsored “stand your ground” bill that eliminates any “duty to retreat” before using force in self-defense, shifts the burden of proof to the state in self-defense cases, and loosens a number of Ohio gun-control rules – […]

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Ohio: House Passes Self-Defense Legislation, Contact Your Senator

| November 14, 2018

Ohio: House Passes Self-Defense Legislation, Contact Your Senator Today, the Ohio House of Representatives passed House Bill 228 by a 64 to 26 vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Sen. Bob Casey pushes criminalization of private transfers, magazine ban

| November 14, 2018

Sen. Bob Casey pushes criminalization of private transfers, magazine ban “We have got to have a universal background check bill that should be in place, a limitation on the magazine so you don’t have one person able to shoot hundreds of bullets in a public place,” explained Casey. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Funds managing $4.8 trillion pressure firearms industry to embrace gun control

| November 14, 2018

Funds managing $4.8 trillion pressure firearms industry to embrace gun control The investors, from big public pensions like the California Public Employees Retirement System and the Florida State Board of Administration, to private firms like Nuveen, which manages assets for TIAA, and State Street Global Advisors, released their five principles on Wednesday. View full story […]

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Michael Bloomberg still considering 2020 run

| November 14, 2018

Michael Bloomberg still considering 2020 run Having spent a fortune to help elect Democrats this fall, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared lifetime allegiance to the Democratic Party and outlined an aggressive timeline for deciding whether to run for president. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ohio House set to approve ‘stand your ground’ bill

| November 14, 2018

Ohio House set to approve ‘stand your ground’ bill Supporters say that House Bill 228, which also includes a number of other gun-related provisions, would put Ohio in line with about half of the other states by shifting the burden of proof in self-defense cases from the defendant to the prosecution. View full story Originally […]

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D.C. Carry Permits Jump Over 1440 Percent Since District Went ‘Shall Issue’

| November 14, 2018

D.C. Carry Permits Jump Over 1440 Percent Since District Went ‘Shall Issue’ The number of Washington D.C. concealed carry permit holders skyrocketed a little over 1440 percent since the District lost a key legal battle related to its previous restrictive gun permitting process at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia last […]

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The Right to Hunt Is Now Constitutionally Protected in North Carolina

| November 13, 2018

The Right to Hunt Is Now Constitutionally Protected in North Carolina North Carolina voters on Tuesday approved an amendment to codify the right to hunt and fish in the state’s constitution. This type of amendment is not new, though it has rapidly gained steam in the last two decades. More than 20 states have cemented a constitutional […]

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Ohio: House to Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow

| November 13, 2018

Ohio: House to Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Ohio House of Representatives is scheduled to consider House Bill 228. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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House Democrats plan aggressive gun control effort next year

| November 13, 2018

House Democrats plan aggressive gun control effort next year Several incoming House Democrats plan to introduce gun control measures when their party regains the majority next year. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Right to Wear T-Shirts That Depict or Mention Guns

| November 13, 2018

Right to Wear T-Shirts That Depict or Mention Guns Schoenecker was told that he could not wear T-shirts that either depict weapons or even mention the word “gun.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pittsburgh eyeing gun legislation

| November 13, 2018

Pittsburgh eyeing gun legislation The burgeoning legislative effort “would challenge the state in what we [the city] can and cannot do regarding weapons that cause mass carnage,” Mr. Peduto said. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington : Gun shop owners expect sales increase after rifle initiative

| November 13, 2018

Washington : Gun shop owners expect sales increase after rifle initiative Washington gun shop owners expect an increase in sales after state voters approved an initiative that adds restrictions to the purchase of semi-automatic rifles. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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House Dems are promising tougher gun control measures, but advocates may have lost ground in the Senate

| November 13, 2018

House Dems are promising tougher gun control measures, but advocates may have lost ground in the Senate Democrats will soon seize control of the House and are promising tougher gun measures. After all, voters elected nearly 20 Democrats who advocate additional gun restrictions. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Democrats renew push for gun control, semi-auto ban

| November 10, 2018

Democrats renew push for gun control, semi-auto ban Just hours after the killings by a lone gunman in a California bar, Democrats began lining up to demand more gun control, an issue that fell off the map during the midterm congressional elections despite the shootings in a Pittsburgh synagogue. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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That’s a crime, dude’! Did Ashton Kutcher admit to violating Calif. law in tweet calling for ‘Gun Reform Now’?

| November 9, 2018

That’s a crime, dude’! Did Ashton Kutcher admit to violating Calif. law in tweet calling for ‘Gun Reform Now’? Among the celebs calling for more focus on mental health as well as gun control in the wake of the Thousand Oaks, Calif. mass shooting is Ashton Kutcher, who also told a story about how he […]

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Pelosi: Gun control ‘will be a priority’ in next House

| November 9, 2018

Pelosi: Gun control ‘will be a priority’ in next House House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), who plans to return as Speaker in the next Congress, declared Thursday that gun control will be a priority under the newly elected Democratic majority.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Democrats Plan to Pursue Most Aggressive Gun-Control Legislation in Decades

| November 9, 2018

Democrats Plan to Pursue Most Aggressive Gun-Control Legislation in Decades Democrats say they will pass the most aggressive gun-control legislation in decades when they become the House majority in January, plans they renewed this week in the aftermath of a mass killing in a California bar. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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