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States with more gun laws have fewer gun deaths, study says but which ones work is uncertain

| March 6, 2013

States with more gun laws have fewer gun deaths, study says but which ones work is uncertain CHICAGO – States with the most gun control laws have the fewest gun-related deaths, according to a study that suggests sheer quantity of measures might make a difference. View full story

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POLL: Texans (mostly) don't want more gun laws — How about you?

| March 6, 2013

POLL: Texans (mostly) don't want more gun laws — How about you? Texans generally believe current gun laws are adequate, but they also support criminal and mental background checks before guns are sold, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. “The overall attitudes on guns are about what you would expect in Texas […]

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Will states go where Congress hasn't on gun laws?

| March 6, 2013

Will states go where Congress hasn't on gun laws? As they await federal action, states are enacting their own gun laws. View full story

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Please RSVP for 3/7 – Columbia County NY

| March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

PLEASE READ BELOW AND ATTEND IF YOU CAN!!! From Catherine: Hi All, You can have people RSVP here: SafeActMeeting@hushmail.com or visit our facebook event and RSVP there: http://www.facebook.com/events/454976294575277/ This is a reminder for our meeting to be held in Columbia County on the SAFE Act. We need all of you to attend if possible! We […]

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Virginia: 2013 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

| March 6, 2013

Virginia: 2013 Legislative Session Wrap-Up The 2013 legislative session of the Virginia General Assembly adjourned on February 23 with the passage of numerous pro-gun reforms and the defeat of all anti-gun bills.  Stay tuned for more details as passed legislation goes before Governor Bob McDonnell (R) for his signature.  Thank you to all NRA members […]

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West Virginia: House Committee Passes Firearms Preemption Bill

| March 6, 2013

West Virginia: House Committee Passes Firearms Preemption Bill Yesterday, NRA-backed House Bill 2760, sponsored by Delegate Rupie Phillips (D-24), passed by a voice vote in the state House Judiciary Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Connecticut Panel Split on Gun Control Proposals

| March 5, 2013

Connecticut Panel Split on Gun Control Proposals A panel of Connecticut lawmakers failed to reach bipartisan consensus on strengthening gun- control laws after the December slaughter of 20 children at an elementary school and sent two lists of recommendations to legislative leaders. View full story

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Douglas County commissioners back gun rights

| March 5, 2013

Douglas County commissioners back gun rights Douglas County commissioners went public with their opinion against gun control laws. View full story

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Connecticut: Join NRA and Other Second Amendment Supporters for a Lobby Day to Protect Your Rights on March 11

| March 5, 2013

Connecticut: Join NRA and Other Second Amendment Supporters for a Lobby Day to Protect Your Rights on March 11 On Monday, March 11, the National Rifle Association, in association with the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the Coalition of Connecticut Sportsmen, and the Connecticut Citizens Defense League, will host a Lobby Day at the state Capitol in Hartford.  […]

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Virginia: Loudoun County Board of Supervisors to Consider Pro-Gun Ordinance Tomorrow

| March 5, 2013

Virginia: Loudoun County Board of Supervisors to Consider Pro-Gun Ordinance Tomorrow The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on February 13 to discuss a proposed pro-gun amendment to Chapter 684 of the county’s Codified Ordinances, Weapons and Explosives, which regulates the lawful use and discharge of firearms within the unincorporated areas of Loudoun County. […]

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Alabama: Omnibus Firearms Reform Bill Passes Senate Committee

| March 5, 2013

Alabama: Omnibus Firearms Reform Bill Passes Senate Committee Today, the NRA-supported omnibus firearms bill, Senate Bill 286, was considered in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  After a strong summary was given by the bill sponsors, state senators Scott Beason (R-17) and Roger Bedford (D-6), the Senate Judiciary Committee passed SB 286 by a 7 to 1 vote.   View full story Originally […]

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Colorado: Sweeping Gun Control Legislation Passes Senate Committees

| March 5, 2013

Colorado: Sweeping Gun Control Legislation Passes Senate Committees Yesterday, despite overwhelming public opposition present, the Senate Judiciary Committee and the Senate State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee voted to advance the most sweeping and extreme package of Second Amendment-infringing legislation in Colorado history. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Bill Allowing Armed School Security Sent to Governor

| March 5, 2013

South Dakota: Bill Allowing Armed School Security Sent to Governor A bill authorizing local school boards to allow teachers, staff or volunteers to be armed has cleared the state legislature and is headed to Governor Dennis Daugaard (R).  House Bill 1087, introduced by state Representative Scott Craig (R-33) and cosponsored by more than 25 other legislators, passed in the state House by a 42-to 27 […]

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Albany: Monday March 11th 2013 6PM – Deb Busch, Oppose the SAFE act

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

https://www.facebook.com/events/388687544563584/ Monday, March 11, 2013, 6:00pm – 16 Lodge Street, Albany Please come and support Deb Busch and the Emergency Proclamation opposing the NY SAFE Act that she is putting forth in the Albany Legislature. The proclamation calls for full repeal. It may not pass, but it will force all Albany County legislators to show […]

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Colorado lawmakers advance gun control bills

| March 5, 2013

Colorado lawmakers advance gun control bills A series of sweeping gun-control measures in Colorado is on track to hit the governor's desk by the end of the month, with Democratic committees in the Legislature advancing all the bills despite a Capitol … View full story

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Arkansas: Faculty Carry Signed into Law, Reminder to Take Action on Other Important Self-Defense Legislation

| March 5, 2013

Arkansas: Faculty Carry Signed into Law, Reminder to Take Action on Other Important Self-Defense Legislation On March 1, Governor Mike Beebe (D) signed House Bill 1243 into law.  As introduced by state Representative Charlie Collins (R-84), HB 1243 sought to allow staff and faculty of a public university, public college or community college, to carry […]

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New Mexico: Bill to Criminalize the Private Transfer of Firearms to be Heard in Senate Public Affairs Committee Today

| March 5, 2013

New Mexico: Bill to Criminalize the Private Transfer of Firearms to be Heard in Senate Public Affairs Committee Today House Bill 77 has been added to the Senate Public Affairs Committee agenda for today, and will likely be heard after 6:00 p.m.  If able, please make plans to attend this important public hearing to voice […]

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STOP THE TYRANNY – Calguns Shooting Sports Association

STOP THE TYRANNY – Calguns Shooting Sports Association

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The legislators of the State of California are after your guns. They are after your liberties. Today we say: ENOUGH! Join Calguns Shooting Sports Associaton in the fight for your liberty! Find and contact your state representatives, learn about all the current laws, help spread the word! the resources you need are right here: Help […]

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Gun laws spur backlash

| March 4, 2013

Gun laws spur backlash In a protest against new gun laws, more than 100 firearms dealers say they will stop selling guns to government and law enforcement officials in New York and other states unless those same firearms are also available to average citizens. It's part of a backlash from the industry to new … […]

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Gun control: This time, it's bipartisan

| March 4, 2013

Gun control: This time, it's bipartisan Gun control: A bipartisan group of representatives and senators have proposed laws banning gun trafficking and purchasing guns for criminals. View full story

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