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Mostly False: Important distinction lacking in actress’ tweet about gun sales in Texas

| November 27, 2017

Mostly False: Important distinction lacking in actress’ tweet about gun sales in Texas Federal law does require background checks when a firearm is sold or transferred by licensed gun dealers, importers, and manufacturers. That includes long guns. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Left just can’t give up gun control, no matter how futile or dangerous

| November 27, 2017

Left just can’t give up gun control, no matter how futile or dangerous If anything can be said about our friends on the Left, it is this: No matter how lousy the idea they hatch, no matter how ridiculous or dangerous to our hard-won constitutional freedoms, they never give up. View full story Originally posted […]

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Lawmakers seek new legislation on fake guns

| November 27, 2017

Lawmakers seek new legislation on fake guns Connecticut lawmakers are pushing for new legislation to help distinguish fake guns from real guns. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Another Holiday Gift to Gun Owners — DOJ Proposes Regulation Regarding “Assault Weapon” Definitions

| November 22, 2017

California: Another Holiday Gift to Gun Owners — DOJ Proposes Regulation Regarding “Assault Weapon” Definitions Today, November 22 — the day before Thanksgiving — the California Department of Justice officially notified the public of its intent to adopt a new regulation regarding the definitions of certain terms used to identify “assault weapons” under California law. If adopted, […]

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The American Indian foundation of American gun culture

| November 22, 2017

The American Indian foundation of American gun culture It is widely agreed that the United States has an exceptional gun culture. Although Great Britain is America’s “mother country,” the two nations have very different arms cultures. Why so? Historically, two reasons were especially important in the early colonial period: View full story Originally posted at […]

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S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson to Congress: Let Right-to-Carry permits cross state lines

| November 22, 2017

S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson to Congress: Let Right-to-Carry permits cross state lines South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson on Tuesday urged Congress to pass legislation that would make states recognize one another’s concealed weapon permits, arguing every citizen’s right to self-defense is at risk without it. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Standing Guard | More Americans Stand By The NRA As Liberal Elites Try To Foist Their Values On Everyone

| November 22, 2017

Standing Guard | More Americans Stand By The NRA As Liberal Elites Try To Foist Their Values On Everyone The heart and soul of America is at stake. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The Pittman-Robertson Act’s Support to Wildlife

| November 21, 2017

The Pittman-Robertson Act’s Support to Wildlife It may be hard to believe today, but in the 1930s the sighting of even one whitetail deer was a notable event. Expansion of the U.S. population into game habitat areas and unregulated hunting led many populations of game species to plummet. Today, however, the nationwide deer population is […]

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New York: Deadline approaches to re-up pistol permits

| November 21, 2017

New York: Deadline approaches to re-up pistol permits Those with New York pistol permits dating back prior to 2013 will soon have re-certify or face having their license automatically revoked. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Lawmakers exhibit selective outrage when it comes to money in politics

| November 21, 2017

Lawmakers exhibit selective outrage when it comes to money in politics For Democrats and their many stenographers in the mainstream media, money is the scourge of politics. Right up until it isn’t. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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This church has a warning for visitors: ‘WE ARE HEAVILY ARMED — The Pastors’

| November 21, 2017

This church has a warning for visitors: ‘WE ARE HEAVILY ARMED — The Pastors’ Senior Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne of the River at Tampa Bay Church posted a photo of the signs on his church doors: “WE ARE HEAVILY ARMED — ANY ATTEMPT WILL BE DEALT WITH DEADLY FORCE — YES WE ARE A CHURCH AND […]

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Would-be burglar attempts a break-in. A gun-toting pastor is waiting for him.

| November 21, 2017

Would-be burglar attempts a break-in. A gun-toting pastor is waiting for him. According to WXIA-TV, a local pastor shot a 19-year-old man who was breaking into the pastor’s home — which he shares with his wife and three children — in the early hours of Thursday morning. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Uber driver shoots passenger after being attacked

| November 20, 2017

Uber driver shoots passenger after being attacked A man was arrested after deputies say he attacked an Uber driver who ended up shooting him in self-defense Thursday night.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Uber driver shoots passenger after being attacked

| November 20, 2017

Uber driver shoots passenger after being attacked A man was arrested after deputies say he attacked an Uber driver who ended up shooting him in self-defense Thursday night.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bills would strip Attorney General Maura Healey’s authority to regulate ‘copycat’ rifles

| November 20, 2017

Bills would strip Attorney General Maura Healey’s authority to regulate ‘copycat’ rifles Last July, Healey decided to interpret the state’s assault weapons ban, which covers copies of assault rifles, to apply to additional types of guns, which had not previously fallen under the ban. The move angered gun owners who had no notice of the […]

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Michigan: State Board of Education divided on wading into Right-to-Carry in schools debate

| November 20, 2017

Michigan: State Board of Education divided on wading into Right-to-Carry in schools debate An effort by Democrats on the State Board of Education to issue a statement critical of legislation that would allow concealed guns in schools was defeated this week, after the board’s Republicans abstained from the vote. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Pennsylvania: Auditor general plans review of Pennsylvania’s gun laws

| November 20, 2017

Pennsylvania: Auditor general plans review of Pennsylvania’s gun laws State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced Wednesday that his department will review how Pennsylvania implements its gun laws to see how the state can better protect its citizens. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun Controllers Choose to Ignore Cases of Good Guys with Guns

| November 17, 2017

Gun Controllers Choose to Ignore Cases of Good Guys with Guns Less than three hours after the tragedy at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) was looking to score political points. As is his custom, Murphy fired off a tweet admonishing his colleagues for their refusal to submit to the gun […]

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NRA Applauds Passage of Mentored Hunting Bill

| November 17, 2017

NRA Applauds Passage of Mentored Hunting Bill The National Rifle Association applauded Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for signing Assembly Bill 455, which allows Wisconsinites of all ages to take part in Wisconsin’s mentored hunting program.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Terry McAuliffe’s Halfway Heroism

| November 17, 2017

Terry McAuliffe’s Halfway Heroism Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has recently been distinguished by Governing magazine as one of its “Public Officials of the Year.” According to the magazine, Gov. McAuliffe claims his “proudest single achievement” in office has been restoring voting rights to felons. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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