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New York: Cuomo doesn’t expect gun control bill to pass this year

| June 20, 2018

New York: Cuomo doesn’t expect gun control bill to pass this year Gov. Cuomo said Tuesday he doesn’t expect any more major pieces of legislation to pass this year, including his own proposal to allow cops, family members and school employees to “flag” gun owners who could be a danger to themselves or others. View […]

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Delaware: Gun Ban Dies in the Delaware Senate

| June 19, 2018

Delaware: Gun Ban Dies in the Delaware Senate Today, Senate Bill 163 was defeated for the second time this session when the gun ban legislation failed to garner enough votes to be brought to the floor for consideration. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania: House Committee Passes Firearm Confiscation Orders – Schedules Additional Gun Control for Tomorrow

| June 19, 2018

Pennsylvania: House Committee Passes Firearm Confiscation Orders – Schedules Additional Gun Control for Tomorrow Today, the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee passed House Bill 2227, legislation that creates so-called “extreme risk protection orders” whereby a hearing would be held, firearms would be seized and constitutional rights suspended with little to no due process.  View full story Originally posted […]

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UN chief asks to regulate, control small arms

| June 19, 2018

UN chief asks to regulate, control small arms UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday asked for more efforts to address the thorny issue of regulating and controlling small arms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Global survey shows more than 1 billion small arms in world, mostly owned by civilians and mostly in the U.S.

| June 19, 2018

Global survey shows more than 1 billion small arms in world, mostly owned by civilians and mostly in the U.S. There are over 1 billion firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands — with American men and women the dominant owners, according to a study released Monday. View full story Originally […]

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Pennsylvania House panel set to vote on gun bills

| June 19, 2018

Pennsylvania House panel set to vote on gun bills Now, the Pennsylvania House is taking its first votes on a series of bills aimed at preventing mass shootings here. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon Supreme Court Fast-Tracks Gun Control Petition

| June 19, 2018

Oregon Supreme Court Fast-Tracks Gun Control Petition Backers of a gun control proposal aimed for November’s ballot got some unexpected help from the Oregon Supreme Court on Monday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bumble CEO says gun photo ban ‘pissed a lot of people off’

| June 19, 2018

Bumble CEO says gun photo ban ‘pissed a lot of people off’ Whitney Wolfe Herd made the decision to ban guns from the app back in March and gave a $100,000 donation to the pro-gun control group March For Our Lives in response to the mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida. View full story Originally […]

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Washington: Your Voice Needed at Kirkland Town Hall

| June 18, 2018

Washington: Your Voice Needed at Kirkland Town Hall On Wednesday, June 20th, the Kirkland City Council will be holding a town hall meeting to discuss Second Amendment and gun-related issues.  According to the City of Kirkland, agenda topics include enforcement of existing firearm laws, firearm safety education, mental health, and supporting state legislation regarding firearms.  View full story […]

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Rhode Island: One Last Push to Fight Gun Control Bills

| June 18, 2018

Rhode Island: One Last Push to Fight Gun Control Bills The Rhode Island Legislature is looking to wrap up its 2018 legislative session as early as the end of this week. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun control advocates turn to Hollywood for messaging help

| June 18, 2018

Gun control advocates turn to Hollywood for messaging help The group has discussed targeted voter-registration programs with visiting Democrats, as well as the party’s framing of issues ranging from abortion rights to gun control. In one recent meeting, a Midwestern senator sought advice about how to discuss gun control with conservative-leaning voters in his or […]

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Colorado NRA affiliate sues to block Boulder semi-auto ban

| June 18, 2018

Colorado NRA affiliate sues to block Boulder semi-auto ban The Colorado affiliate of the National Rifle Association sued Boulder on Thursday in an effort to prevent the city from enforcing its assault-weapon ban that takes effect Friday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey To Gun Owners: Hand Over Those Magazines Or We Could Throw You In Jail

| June 18, 2018

New Jersey To Gun Owners: Hand Over Those Magazines Or We Could Throw You In Jail If you don’t submit to our so-called common sense gun control policy, we’ll throw you in jail. That’s the mindset of New Jersey. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Want to buy a gun? Town officials just made that nearly impossible here

| June 18, 2018

New Jersey: Want to buy a gun? Town officials just made that nearly impossible here The all-Democratic governing body in Piscataway has unanimously approved an ordinance targeting weapons retailers — a move apparently without precedent in N.J. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania: House Committee to Consider Multiple Gun Control Bills Tomorrow

| June 18, 2018

Pennsylvania: House Committee to Consider Multiple Gun Control Bills Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider several gun control bills that would only punish law-abiding gun owners. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NJ governor sees guns, not shooter’s early prison release, as the problem

| June 18, 2018

NJ governor sees guns, not shooter’s early prison release, as the problem New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy responded to Sunday’s deadly shooting at a Trenton arts festival by calling for new controls on guns. But a suspect’s gang membership — and early release from prison after Murphy took office — may have been bigger factors […]

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Not So Breaking News: Trio of Anti-Gun Orgs Rehash Worn-Out Gun Control Policies

| June 15, 2018

Not So Breaking News: Trio of Anti-Gun Orgs Rehash Worn-Out Gun Control Policies This week the press gleefully reported the anti-gun pronouncements of a trio of diverse special interest groups. The Washington Post announced, “Frustrated [American Medical Association] adopts sweeping policies to cut gun violence.” In a separate piece, addressing statements by the Police Executive […]

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The Rolling Stone Continues its Inaccurate Anti-NRA Reporting

| June 15, 2018

The Rolling Stone Continues its Inaccurate Anti-NRA Reporting It is by no means a closely held secret that Rolling Stone magazine has aggressively promoted an anti-gun agenda for many decades.  It started in 1980, with the death of John Lennon at the hands of Mark David Chapman, when the magazine’s founder, Jann Wenner, decided he wanted […]

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The Supreme Court Strikes Down Law that Targeted Gun Owners’ Speech

| June 15, 2018

The Supreme Court Strikes Down Law that Targeted Gun Owners’ Speech The Supreme Court struck down a Minnesota law that forbade voters from wearing “political insignias” at polling places after the law was challenged by a voter who was told he must remove or cover his Tea Party shirt. It is beyond a doubt that the […]

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A Royal Pain: UK Malcontents Throw Tantrum over Prince George’s Toy Gun

| June 15, 2018

A Royal Pain: UK Malcontents Throw Tantrum over Prince George’s Toy Gun The United Kingdom’s legions of miserable scolds are at it again. A mere two weeks after admonishing an English national team soccer player for a firearm tattoo, the anti-gun whiners have found a new target. This time the killjoys have deemed it their station to […]

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