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Bank of America affirms anti-gun stance

| May 11, 2018

Bank of America affirms anti-gun stance Bank of America said on Thursday it was standing by its pledge to stop financing civilian assault weapons and suggested it may be preparing to exit a loan for gun maker Remington Outdoor Corp that sparked criticism of the lender. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New York: Bill targets school riflery teams, citing ‘gun culture’

| May 11, 2018

New York: Bill targets school riflery teams, citing ‘gun culture’ Jillian Zakrzeski’s skills with an air rifle earned her three New York state high school shooting championships, a berth in the Junior Olympics and even recruitment to a college rifle team. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The battle of ideas turns coercive

| May 10, 2018

The battle of ideas turns coercive The government can’t go after the NRA or immigrant-rights groups directly. But it can try to silence them indirectly, by making it impossible for them to conduct their affairs. At bottom, there are only a few ways to change other people’s behavior: persuasion, coercion, and force. The freest societies […]

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California teacher pension system targets gun sellers

| May 10, 2018

California teacher pension system targets gun sellers The $222.5 billion California State Teachers’ Retirement System said it will try to unseat board members at companies that resist and could dump its stock in those retailers if they still refuse to conform to laws already in effect in California. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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State officials object to woman’s anonymity in NRA lawsuit against Florida

| May 10, 2018

State officials object to woman’s anonymity in NRA lawsuit against Florida Lawyers for the NRA late last month asked U.S. District Judge Mark Walker to keep the identity of “Jane Doe” secret, based in large part on a declaration filed by the gun-rights group’s Florida lobbyist Marion Hammer, who detailed threatening emails she had received […]

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Panel hears bill to legalize stun guns in Rhode Island

| May 10, 2018

Panel hears bill to legalize stun guns in Rhode Island Lawmakers are considering whether to allow adults in Rhode Island to buy stun guns, electrically-charged devices designed to shock and incapacitate people. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Legislature Adjourns from Legislative Session

| May 10, 2018

Colorado: Legislature Adjourns from Legislative Session Late last night, the Colorado General Assembly adjourned from its 2018 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: Vote to be Held Tomorrow on Arbitrarily Restricting Hunting Firearms

| May 9, 2018

Iowa: Vote to be Held Tomorrow on Arbitrarily Restricting Hunting Firearms On May 10th at 9:30AM, the Iowa state Natural Resource Commission will be voting on potential rule changes to Chapter 94, including Item 10 on the proposal to change subrule 106.7(2) in order to arbitrarily restrict handguns that may be used for hunting and set an arbitrary limit […]

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Mossberg Ends Relationship with Dick’s Sporting Goods

| May 9, 2018

Mossberg Ends Relationship with Dick’s Sporting Goods Mossberg, the oldest family owned firearms manufacturer in America, and the largest pump-action shotgun manufacturer in the world, has issued a press release announcing it will no longer do business with Dick’s Sporting Goods. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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I Legally Carried a Gun at the NRA Annual Meeting

| May 9, 2018

I Legally Carried a Gun at the NRA Annual Meeting Last week the National Rifle Association had its 147th annual meeting in Dallas, and I legally carried my gun throughout the event. This shouldn’t be particularly newsworthy since everything I did was perfectly legal—I never had to draw my firearm, and there were likely hundreds […]

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Louisiana Set To Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow and Next Week

| May 9, 2018

Louisiana Set To Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow and Next Week Tomorrow, the Louisiana House of Representatives is scheduled to consider Senate Bill 402 on the floor. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oklahoma Action Needed: Constitutional Carry Legislation Awaits Governor Fallin’s Signature

| May 9, 2018

Oklahoma Action Needed: Constitutional Carry Legislation Awaits Governor Fallin’s Signature Currently sitting on Governor Fallin’s desk is constitutional carry legislation, Senate Bill 1212. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Delaware: Magazine Ban Legislation to be Heard Today in House Committee

| May 9, 2018

Delaware: Magazine Ban Legislation to be Heard Today in House Committee Tomorrow, the Delaware House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider Magazine Ban legislation, House Bill 375. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Rhode Island: House Judiciary to Consider Fix To Last Year’s Domestic Violence Bill

| May 8, 2018

Rhode Island: House Judiciary to Consider Fix To Last Year’s Domestic Violence Bill On Wednesday, May 9, the House Judiciary Committee will be holding a hearing, and the agenda will contain an important gun bill.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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ALERT! Can’t Wait for Your YETI Cover Up Stickers?

| May 8, 2018

ALERT! Can’t Wait for Your YETI Cover Up Stickers? Approximately 100,000 free stickers, proudly displaying the message “I STAND WITH THE NRA FOUNDATION,” were distributed at the NRA Annual Meeting in Dallas, Texas last week.  These stickers were designed to cover up the YETI name on YETI coolers.  They show that you stand with the […]

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Bold Illinois ‘sanctuary’ counties buck state on gun control

| May 8, 2018

Bold Illinois ‘sanctuary’ counties buck state on gun control Several counties in Illinois have taken gun control matters into their own hands and told the state, in essence, sorry — you’re not stripping us of our Second Amendment rights. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey Governor Names Gun Control Adviser

| May 8, 2018

New Jersey Governor Names Gun Control Adviser New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy named a long-time state government insider as his gun-safety adviser.The Democratic governor said that Bill Castner will serve as senior adviser on firearms. Murphy made the announcement Monday alongside former NASA astronaut Mark Kelly and one-time Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. View full story Originally […]

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Oklahoma: Several GOP Governor Candidates Urge Fallin to Sign Gun Law

| May 8, 2018

Oklahoma: Several GOP Governor Candidates Urge Fallin to Sign Gun Law Several Republican candidates for governor of Oklahoma urged GOP Gov. Mary Fallin Monday to sign legislation allowing adults to carry handguns without a permit. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Gun Control Legislation Dies in Senate Committee

| May 8, 2018

Colorado: Gun Control Legislation Dies in Senate Committee Yesterday, the Senate State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee voted down House Bill 1436 by a 3 to 2 party-line vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Senate Committee Could Soon Consider Gun Control Legislation

| May 7, 2018

Colorado: Senate Committee Could Soon Consider Gun Control Legislation As early as today, the Senate State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee could consider House Bill 1436. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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