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Vermont State Police get 2 bump stocks ahead of Oct. 1 ban

| October 3, 2018

Vermont State Police get 2 bump stocks ahead of Oct. 1 ban The Vermont State Police has received two bump stocks ahead of the Oct. 1 date when possession of the rapid fire devices became illegal in the state. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California lawmakers wrote 1,016 new laws this year. Here’s some of what did and didn’t make it

| October 3, 2018

California lawmakers wrote 1,016 new laws this year. Here’s some of what did and didn’t make it California’s Legislature revved into high gear when it came to writing laws in 2018, sending the most bills to the governor’s desk in more than a decade. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Endorses Scott Wagner for Governor of Pennsylvania

| October 2, 2018

NRA Endorses Scott Wagner for Governor of Pennsylvania On behalf of our nearly six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Scott Wagner for governor of Pennsylvania. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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WA Law Enforcement Groups Oppose I-1639, Says NRA

| October 2, 2018

WA Law Enforcement Groups Oppose I-1639, Says NRA Only days after the FBI’s annual crime report appeared showing that rifles of any kind are used in a fraction of homicides in Washington State—thereby weakening arguments in support of a far-reaching gun control initiative—three major law enforcement groups are taking positions against the measure, according to an […]

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California: Orinda City Council Adds Mandatory Firearm Storage to TONIGHT’s Meeting Agenda

| October 2, 2018

California: Orinda City Council Adds Mandatory Firearm Storage to TONIGHT’s Meeting Agenda The Orinda City Council has announced that they will consider a mandatory lock storage ordinance for the City. NRA and CRPA reached out to the City Council to advise them of the legal pitfalls in implementing this type of ordinance. View full story […]

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West Virginia: Morrisey goes after Manchin on gun rights

| October 2, 2018

West Virginia: Morrisey goes after Manchin on gun rights With a little more than a month until the midterm elections, Morrisey, the state’s Republican attorney general, is working to paint Manchin, the Democratic senator up for re-election, as an agent of gun control. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Federal Court upholds N.J. magazine ban

| October 2, 2018

Federal Court upholds N.J. magazine ban A federal court has dealt a blow to gun rights groups by ruling Gov. Phil Murphy’s ban on 15-round magazines doesn’t violate the Constitution. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Parkland victim’s dad: No Alyssa Milano, the NRA did not kill my daughter

| October 2, 2018

Parkland victim’s dad: No Alyssa Milano, the NRA did not kill my daughter The father of a Parkland shooting victim schooled actress Alyssa Milano for blaming the National Rifle Association for the death of his daughter. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington Law Enforcement Opposes Initiative 1639

| October 1, 2018

Washington Law Enforcement Opposes Initiative 1639 Washington’s premier law enforcement associations are opposing I-1639 including the Washington State Sheriffs Association (WSSA), the Washington State Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor Association (WSLEFIA), and the Washington Council of Police & Sheriffs (WACOPS). View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California governor signs raft of gun control bills into law

| October 1, 2018

California governor signs raft of gun control bills into law California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) on Friday signed several gun control bills into law, including legislation that raises the minimum age for buying rifles and shotguns from 18 to 21. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Gun Storage Ordinance Comes Before Orinda City Council Tuesday

| October 1, 2018

California: Gun Storage Ordinance Comes Before Orinda City Council Tuesday Leaders in this East Bay city will on Tuesday night consider approving an ordinance that would require firearms and certain other weapons to be stored in a locked, secure container when not being handled or carried on one’s person. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Connecticut: State assistant AG talks gun laws at Greenwich meeting

| October 1, 2018

Connecticut: State assistant AG talks gun laws at Greenwich meeting The recent shooting death of a Stamford teenager was on the minds of many of those who gathered in Greenwich to hear Connecticut’s assistant attorney general speak about legal challenges to gun safety legislation. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Governor Brown Vetoes 2 Anti-Gun Bills, Signs Legislation to Increase the Minimum Age to Purchase Firearms.

| September 29, 2018

California: Governor Brown Vetoes 2 Anti-Gun Bills, Signs Legislation to Increase the Minimum Age to Purchase Firearms. Yesterday, September 28, Governor Brown took action on the remaining firearm-related bills awaiting his consideration, vetoing two anti-gun bills which would have expanded the current one handgun per month limitation to apply to all guns and prohibiting gun […]

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Take Action Now: Urge Your U.S. Senators to Confirm Judge Kavanaugh

| September 28, 2018

Take Action Now: Urge Your U.S. Senators to Confirm Judge Kavanaugh On Thursday, the nation witnessed what happens when a man of principle, integrity, and dignity clashes with Washington, D.C.’s political hit machine. U.S. Circuit Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh presented a scorching defense of his record and his character after Democrats on the Senate Judiciary […]

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Bloomberg to spend $100 million in effort to flip the House

| September 28, 2018

Bloomberg to spend $100 million in effort to flip the House Mike Bloomberg is digging deeper into his vast fortune and will spend $100 million to try to flip the House to Democratic control in the midterm elections, according to a report Thursday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hillary Clinton, gun-control groups, lawmakers unite on fundraiser for ‘NR8′ candidates

| September 28, 2018

Hillary Clinton, gun-control groups, lawmakers unite on fundraiser for ‘NR8′ candidates Democratic lawmakers, gun-control groups and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are teaming up for a 24-hour fundraising blitz to help pro-gun-control candidates “take back seats from the gun lobby.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dutch government denies it will register gun owners’ race, religion

| September 28, 2018

Dutch government denies it will register gun owners’ race, religion The Dutch government rowed back Thursday after an uproar over reported plans to register the race and religion of gun owners following a string of European terror attacks. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Report on California “Gun Violence Restraining Order” Law

| September 28, 2018

New Report on California “Gun Violence Restraining Order” Law  California law, AB 1014, allows a family member or law enforcement officer to obtain a court order – a “gun violence restraining order” (GVRO) – against another person. The order requires the mandatory confiscation, by local law enforcement, of all firearms the restrained person owns, possesses, or […]

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No widespread changes in gun laws after recent shootings, AP reports

| September 27, 2018

No widespread changes in gun laws after recent shootings, AP reports An Associated Press review of all firearms-related legislation passed this year, encompassing the first full state legislative sessions since the Las Vegas attack, shows a decidedly mixed record. Gun control bills did pass in a number of states, but the year was not the […]

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California limits concealed firearms, bans bump stocks

| September 27, 2018

California limits concealed firearms, bans bump stocks Californians will have to undergo at least eight hours of training, including live-fire exercises, before carrying a concealed weapon, under one of several firearms bills acted on by Gov. Jerry Brown. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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