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California: CRPA and NRA Victory! Federal Court Issues Preliminary Injunction Against Del Mar’s Attempt to Ban Gun Shows

| June 19, 2019

California: CRPA and NRA Victory! Federal Court Issues Preliminary Injunction Against Del Mar’s Attempt to Ban Gun Shows On Monday, June 17, the California Rifle and Pistol Association attorneys with the support of NRA and others, secured a major victory in the fight against Del Mar’s attempt from banning gun shows. View full story Originally […]

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IL Sen. Taunts Gun Owner: Forget the Fine, Maybe We’ll Just Take Your Firearms

| June 19, 2019

IL Sen. Taunts Gun Owner: Forget the Fine, Maybe We’ll Just Take Your Firearms Illinois State Sen. Julie Morrison (D) taunted a concerned gun owner during a town hall by telling him she might forgo fining him and simply confiscate his firearms. The exchange was caught on video by the Illinois State Rifle Association and […]

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California Gun Owners Feel The Repercussions Of Illegal Aliens Obtaining IDs

| June 19, 2019

California Gun Owners Feel The Repercussions Of Illegal Aliens Obtaining IDs The California Department of Justice on Monday filed an “emergency regulations” proposal. If adopted, Californians would be required to have REAL IDs to purchase firearms and ammunition beginning on July 1. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Assembly and Senate to Vote on Smart Guns on Thursday

| June 19, 2019

New Jersey: Assembly and Senate to Vote on Smart Guns on Thursday Last week, anti-gun lawmakers in Trenton passed several bills out of the Assembly Judiciary Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA celebrates ‘highly successful’ year in Texas as new gun bills signed into law

| June 19, 2019

NRA celebrates ‘highly successful’ year in Texas as new gun bills signed into law It will soon be easier to carry guns in Texas churches, schools, apartment buildings and disaster zones. Sunday was the deadline for Gov. Greg Abbott to approve or veto bills passed during the 2019 meeting of the Texas Legislature, which wrapped […]

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Abingdon crowd rejects governor’s call for action on gun control following Virginia Beach mass shooting

| June 19, 2019

Abingdon crowd rejects governor’s call for action on gun control following Virginia Beach mass shooting A roundtable in Southwest Virginia about gun policy on Tuesday started with an audience member’s recitation of the Second Amendment. From there, residents passionate about gun rights peppered Brian Moran, Virginia’s secretary of public safety, with concerns about an upcoming […]

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Dems: The Second Amendment Was About Hunting, You Know

| June 18, 2019

Dems: The Second Amendment Was About Hunting, You Know Earlier today, Ed picked through the bones of Eric Swalwell’s laughable gun control platform, pointing out a very real gap in the congressman’s grasp of the Second Amendment. But the longshot POTUS candidate isn’t the only member of his party that seems to have trouble grasping […]

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Gun Rights Made All the Difference for These Intended Victims

| June 18, 2019

Gun Rights Made All the Difference for These Intended Victims Contrary to the rhetoric of many gun control advocates, the Second Amendment’s protection of the individual right to keep and bear arms is not a malevolent, outdated barricade to peace that must be demolished or diminished in the name of public safety. View full story […]

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Only Thing Sadder Than Swalwell’s Gun Control Proposal? His ‘Rally’ Numbers Outside NRA’s Headquarters

| June 18, 2019

Only Thing Sadder Than Swalwell’s Gun Control Proposal? His ‘Rally’ Numbers Outside NRA’s Headquarters Over the last few days Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) has continually teased a “really big rally” where he’d unveil his gun control proposal outside of the National Rifle Association’s headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia on Monday. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Rep. Thomas Massie, John Lott: Gun-Free Zones Need to Go. They Are not only Ineffective, They’re Dangerous

| June 18, 2019

Rep. Thomas Massie, John Lott: Gun-Free Zones Need to Go. They Are not only Ineffective, They’re Dangerous The tragedy at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center fits an all too familiar pattern—yet another mass shooting in a place the victims were banned from carrying guns. The most lives are claimed in places where people can’t defend […]

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California DOJ Proposes “Emergency” Regulations Requiring Federally Compliant IDs for All Firearm and Ammunition Transfers

| June 18, 2019

California DOJ Proposes “Emergency” Regulations Requiring Federally Compliant IDs for All Firearm and Ammunition Transfers Yesterday, the California Department of Justice officially submitted proposed “emergency” regulations that, if adopted, would require federally compliant California driver license or identification cards whenever attempting to purchase a firearm and, beginning July 1, 2019, any ammunition in the state […]

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Congressional Dems Push to Require a License to Exercise Fundamental, Constitutional Right

| June 17, 2019

Congressional Dems Push to Require a License to Exercise Fundamental, Constitutional Right Democrats on Capitol Hill have debuted a proposal to help mandate that those who want a handgun first be approved for a permit. The legislation, backed by Dems in both the House and Senate, would encourage more states to adopt licensing schemes like […]

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Governor Abbott Signs Ten Pro-Second Amendment Bills into Law

| June 17, 2019

Governor Abbott Signs Ten Pro-Second Amendment Bills into Law Governor Greg Abbott has now signed all of the NRA-supported legislation which the Texas Legislature sent him during the 2019 session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The Worst Advice Column Ever Written?

| June 17, 2019

The Worst Advice Column Ever Written? From Live Well Nebraska comes the most amusingly hysterical and extraordinarily ignorant advice column I have read in a long while. It consists of a question, posed by a man writing as “Dumbfounded Father,” and a response, offered by “syndicated columnist” Amy Dickinson. At no point in the exchange […]

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I wish the gay community were more accepting of gun supporters. I should know.

| June 17, 2019

I wish the gay community were more accepting of gun supporters. I should know. Last June, I attended my first Pride parade. I’m a 24-year-old gay man, and the downtown D.C. event came two months after I started my new job as social media manager for the National Rifle Association. The District, where I live, is […]

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Nevada: Gov. Sisolak Signs Anti-Gun Bill

| June 14, 2019

Nevada: Gov. Sisolak Signs Anti-Gun Bill Ignoring the constitutional rights of law-abiding Nevadans, on June 14th, Governor Steve Sisolak signed omnibus anti-gun Assembly Bill 291 into law.  Your NRA would like to thank the many lawmakers who stood with our members and Second Amendment supporters at every step of the legislative process in opposition to AB […]

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Pittsburgh Mayor Presents DICK’S CEO an Award for Gun Control Advocacy

| June 14, 2019

Pittsburgh Mayor Presents DICK’S CEO an Award for Gun Control Advocacy On June 4-5, the annual Yale Mayors College & CEO Summit was held in New York City. The theme of this year’s CEO Summit was “Trumpeting the Issues without Becoming the Issue: Selective Use of CEO Voice.” Making clear that much of the event was about […]

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Obama Lies about Guns… Again

| June 14, 2019

Obama Lies about Guns… Again Despite no longer living in the White House, former President Barack Obama continues to be a headache to law-abiding Americans. On May 30, Obama spoke at a digital innovation event in Brazil. During the onstage conversation, Obama said, “Our gun laws in the United States don’t make much sense. Anybody […]

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Bloomberg Course: Ineffective Policies and Non-Existent Technology

| June 14, 2019

Bloomberg Course: Ineffective Policies and Non-Existent Technology This week in the online course “Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change” is a real rollercoaster. Week Five is titled “Regulating Gun Design, Enforcing Gun Laws, and Reducing Police-Involved Shootings” covers so-called assault weapons, smart guns, and technology so cutting edge it doesn’t even actually exist. […]

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New Jersey “Smart Gun” Law Gets an F Grade

| June 14, 2019

New Jersey “Smart Gun” Law Gets an F Grade After signing six gun control measures into law a year ago, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy warned that “Our work is far from done.” Several new bills are now making the rounds in a state already notorious for its extreme and oppressive firearm laws. View full story Originally […]

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