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Blumenthal, Murphy Seek Delay Of Confirmation Hearing For Trump’s Supreme Court Pick

| August 31, 2018

Blumenthal, Murphy Seek Delay Of Confirmation Hearing For Trump’s Supreme Court Pick “Kavanaugh is a Second Amendment radical,’’ Murphy said. “He likely believes that Congress can pass virtually no laws, that state legislatures can pass virtually no laws regulating firearms. … If that’s the case, then Connecticut’s background checks laws, our assault weapons ban, our […]

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Gun Controllers Insist ‘Congress Knows’ How to Prevent Attacks Like the Jacksonville Shooting, but No One Actually Does

| August 31, 2018

Gun Controllers Insist ‘Congress Knows’ How to Prevent Attacks Like the Jacksonville Shooting, but No One Actually Does This week’s shooting at a video game tournament in Jacksonville has predictably provoked calls for stricter gun control, but the ritualistic recommendations make even less sense than usual. It is hard to imagine how any of the […]

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MSNBC: Voters ‘selfishly’ expect Second Amendment rights to ‘stay the same’

| August 31, 2018

MSNBC: Voters ‘selfishly’ expect Second Amendment rights to ‘stay the same’ The hosts of “MSNBC Live” told viewers on Thursday that President Trump’s support continues to be strong due to an abundance of “selfish” Second Amendment supporters. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Californians could buy no more than one long gun a month under bill sent to Gov. Jerry Brown

| August 31, 2018

Californians could buy no more than one long gun a month under bill sent to Gov. Jerry Brown Californians would be barred from buying more than one rifle or shotgun in any 30-day period under a bill approved Thursday by state lawmakers and sent to the governor as part of a raft of gun-control bills […]

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Pro-Beto O’Rourke Protester Admits at Cruz Event He Wants to Take Their Guns Away

| August 31, 2018

Pro-Beto O’Rourke Protester Admits at Cruz Event He Wants to Take Their Guns Away At a Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) event in Amarillo this week, he was visited by a protester who is supporting his opponent, Beto O’Rourke. The protester didn’t like what Cruz had to say about gun control, so he made a scene. […]

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As the gun control narrative fails, local organizations are making a difference

| August 30, 2018

As the gun control narrative fails, local organizations are making a difference As media narratives and gun control debates rage on, it appears the debate’s landscape is shifting in the wake of recent school shootings. Out of that debate, come local organizations that are actually doing something to solve the school shooting problem. View full […]

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California lawmakers pass bill raising long gun purchase age

| August 30, 2018

California lawmakers pass bill raising long gun purchase age The measure approved Wednesday by the California Senate builds on a previously adopted law limiting handgun purchases to those 21 and older. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Politically correct whiners go after J.D. Martinez; he refuses to apologize for old social media post

| August 30, 2018

Politically correct whiners go after J.D. Martinez; he refuses to apologize for old social media post A right fielder criticized Hitler and gun control on Instagram five years ago, and people are mad. Or at least they pretend to be mad, sensing an opportunity to exercise power over others. View full story Originally posted at […]

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A ban on handguns for Canada?

| August 30, 2018

A ban on handguns for Canada? The Liberal government of Justin Trudeau is set to examine a national ban on handguns and “assault rifle” lookalikes. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Canada: Gun owners recoil at ban study

| August 30, 2018

Canada: Gun owners recoil at ban study Manitoba gun owners say a Liberal proposal to study a ban on all handguns misses the mark, believing it will threaten shooting sports without putting a dent in Winnipeg gun crime. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ground Zero: Washington Rights Activists Energized, Organizing

| August 29, 2018

Ground Zero: Washington Rights Activists Energized, Organizing In the five days after the Washington State Supreme Court overturned a Thurston County Superior Court ruling on Initiative 1639 to restore the measure to the November ballot, Evergreen State gun owners have been a busy bunch, organizing opposition to the billionaire-backed gun control scheme. On Tuesday, the National Rifle Association […]

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Dick’s Sporting misses same-store sales estimates, shares drop

| August 29, 2018

Dick’s Sporting misses same-store sales estimates, shares drop Dicks’s Sporting Goods DKD.N on Wednesday reported bigger-than-expected drop in same-store sales, hurt by a decision to tighten its gun sale policy and weak sales for Under Armour goods, sending its shares down 10 percent. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kavanaugh’s staunch gun-rights defense among hundreds of decisions in spotlight

| August 29, 2018

Kavanaugh’s staunch gun-rights defense among hundreds of decisions in spotlight In his 12 years as a judge, Kavanaugh has issued approximately 300 opinions and delivered numerous speeches and legal arguments. Among them is his dissenting opinion on a pivotal gun ban in 2001. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pence: In a ‘more respectful time,’ Kavanaugh would be overwhelmingly confirmed

| August 29, 2018

Pence: In a ‘more respectful time,’ Kavanaugh would be overwhelmingly confirmed Vice President Pence on Tuesday blamed a lack of progress on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court in the Senate on Democrats, writing that in “a more respectful time” Kavanaugh would have already been confirmed. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Texas Company Will Send 3D-Printable Gun Files Directly To Customers

| August 29, 2018

Texas Company Will Send 3D-Printable Gun Files Directly To Customers The company at the center of a lawsuit over 3D-printable guns will send plans directly to customers, its founder said Tuesday. That comes a day after a federal judge blocked the State Department from letting the company publish the files online free of charge. View […]

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Canada: Liberals to look at ‘full ban’ on handguns, assault weapons

| August 29, 2018

Canada: Liberals to look at ‘full ban’ on handguns, assault weapons The federal government plans to study a full ban on handguns and assault weapons in Canada. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Bills Moving Fast in the Final Days of the Legislative Session

| August 28, 2018

California: Bills Moving Fast in the Final Days of the Legislative Session The California Legislature is pushing bills through the Senate and Assembly floor in the final days of session.  Below is an update of the action taken on bills this week and the list of anti-gun bills that are still eligible for votes, which […]

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The School Shootings That Weren’t

| August 28, 2018

The School Shootings That Weren’t In 161 cases, schools or districts attested that no incident took place or couldn’t confirm one. In at least four cases, we found, something did happen, but it didn’t meet the government’s parameters for a shooting. About a quarter of schools didn’t respond to our inquiries. View full story Originally […]

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California lawmakers approve tougher restrictions on firearms possession, report says

| August 28, 2018

California lawmakers approve tougher restrictions on firearms possession, report says Lawmakers in California on Monday sent three bills to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk that call for stricter restrictions on firearms in a state that has one of the toughest gun laws in the country. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Federal judge grants preliminary injunction in 3D-printed gun case

| August 27, 2018

Federal judge grants preliminary injunction in 3D-printed gun case A federal judge on Monday granted a preliminary injunction to a coalition of states seeking to block a Texas-based company from posting online blueprints for how to make 3D-printed guns. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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