RSSNational Firearm News

Massachusetts: Bill would require gun liability insurance

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Massachusetts: Bill would require gun liability insurance Massachusetts gun owners would be required to purchase liability insurance in case their firearm was ever used to injure someone under a bill being filed at the Statehouse.The initiative is included in a gun control measure which would also change standards for gun licenses and outlaw large capacity […]

Continue Reading

Tax dollars for gun control

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tax dollars for gun control The directives on gun violence President Obama signed Wednesday were meant to seem harmless. A closer look at the president’s first memorandum reveals it to be a sneaky assault on congressional authority in order to fund gun control propaganda. View full story

Continue Reading

Marco Rubio: Obama ‘doesn’t have the guts’ to admit he opposes Second Amendment

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marco Rubio: Obama ‘doesn’t have the guts’ to admit he opposes Second Amendment Republican reaction to President Obama’s gun control agenda generally has been negative, but Sen. Marco Rubio (R Fla.) was particularly combative in an interview with Fox News on Wednesday night.”I actually think the president, and he just doesn’t have the guts to […]

Continue Reading

Arkansas: Two Pro-Gun Bills Introduced In the ‘Natural State’

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Arkansas: Two Pro-Gun Bills Introduced In the ‘Natural State’ On Monday, January 14 the Arkansas General Assembly convened its 2013 legislative session and your NRA is committed to enacting several pro-gun reforms this year.  Our legislative agenda this year includes, but is not limited to, passing a Fraudulent Firearms Purchase Prevention law, enacting several Right-to-Carry reforms and […]

Continue Reading

Political Cartoons – Political Humor, Jokes, and Pictures, Obama, Palin ~ January 17, 2013 – 106502

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Political Cartoons – Political Humor, Jokes, and Pictures, Obama, Palin ~ January 17, 2013 – 106502.

Continue Reading

Wyoming Legislature Introduces Pro-Hunting Reform

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wyoming Legislature Introduces Pro-Hunting Reform Wyoming Senator Ogden Driskill (R-1) introduced a bill yesterday that would further expand the rights of hunters in the Cowboy State.  Senate File 132 would repeal the state prohibition on hunting with sound suppressors (which are additionally regulated under federal law) while providing additional penalties for those who use them […]

Continue Reading

South Carolina: 2013 Session Convenes With Pro-Gun Activity!

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

South Carolina: 2013 Session Convenes With Pro-Gun Activity! The South Carolina General Assembly convened on January 8 and your NRA is working closely with state legislators in Columbia to protect our Right to Keep and Bear Arms.  Our legislative agenda this year includes making numerous improvements to the current Right-to-Carry law, improving the state Emergency […]

Continue Reading

TEXAS: Travis County Commissioners Retreat from Gun Show Ban After Stern Warning from Attorney General Greg Abbott and Input from Gun Owners

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

TEXAS: Travis County Commissioners Retreat from Gun Show Ban After Stern Warning from Attorney General Greg Abbott and Input from Gun Owners Thanks to the flood of calls and e-mails from NRA members and a warning from Texas’ pro-gun Attorney General Greg Abbott that they would almost certainly face legal action, the Travis County Commissioners voted […]

Continue Reading

Virginia: Senate Courts of Justice Committee to Hear Several Consequential Gun Bills Tomorrow

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Virginia: Senate Courts of Justice Committee to Hear Several Consequential Gun Bills Tomorrow On Friday, January 18 at 8:00 a.m. the Senate Courts of Justice Committee will hold a meeting on several bills of interest to Virginia gun owners, sportsmen and Second Amendment supporters.  A majority of these bills are anti-gun, and pose a serious […]

Continue Reading

The Assault on Your Rights Has Started in Santa Fe: Rep. Miguel Garcia Introduces Private Firearm Transfer Ban, Gun Tax and Firearm Registration Bill

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Assault on Your Rights Has Started in Santa Fe: Rep. Miguel Garcia Introduces Private Firearm Transfer Ban, Gun Tax and Firearm Registration Bill Gun control advocates are wasting no time.  On the second day of the sixty-day legislative session in Santa Fe, Representative Miguel Garcia (D-ABQ) introduced House Bill 77, imposing sweeping restrictions on firearms sales in the State […]

Continue Reading

Obama calls for sweeping new gun laws – CBS News

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Obama calls for sweeping new gun laws – CBS News.

Continue Reading

Mexico eyes U.S. gun policies, hopes for shift – CNN.com

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mexico eyes U.S. gun policies, hopes for shift – CNN.com.

Continue Reading

Reid, red-state Democrats may stop Obama’s firearms initiative | WashingtonExaminer.com

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Reid, red-state Democrats may stop Obama's firearms initiative | WashingtonExaminer.com.

Continue Reading

Texas attorney general launches ad campaign urging New York gun-lovers to move to Texas

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Texas attorney general launches ad campaign urging New York gun-lovers to move to Texas The Texas attorney general has launched an Internet ad campaign inviting New Yorkers who feel their state’s new gun laws are too restrictive to move to Texas. View full story

Continue Reading

Obama’s gun control plan faces steep challenge in Congress

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Obama’s gun control plan faces steep challenge in Congress President Barack Obama’s proposals to curb gun violence face a difficult path through a sharply divided U.S. Congress, where the biggest gun control fight in decades looms on an issue that has long been one of the most divisive in American politics. View full story

Continue Reading

Massachusetts: Gov. Patrick seeks new gun laws

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Massachusetts: Gov. Patrick seeks new gun laws Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick introduced a new series of gun laws on Wednesday that would tighten rules on sales of weapons and ammunition. View full story

Continue Reading

California: Glendale City Council Playing Games with Proposed Ordinance to Ban Gun Shows

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

California: Glendale City Council Playing Games with Proposed Ordinance to Ban Gun Shows Glendale City Councilman Rafi Manoukian is trying to exploit emotions from the Connecticut tragedy to pass an anti-gun ordinance which would only affect and penalize law-abiding firearms owners, instead of focusing on meaningful measures relating to school safety, mental health issues, marketing of violence as entertainment for our children […]

Continue Reading

Connecticut: State legislators expect gun bill by end of February

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connecticut: State legislators expect gun bill by end of February General Assembly leaders, in announcing Tuesday the formation of a task force on the Newtown massacre, said they want to pass a major legislative response by the end of February but denied feeling pressured by New York state lawmakers’ having already passed a measure to […]

Continue Reading

California: Some legislators want stricter gun controls

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

California: Some legislators want stricter gun controls Lawmakers are sensing an opportunity to pass stricter gun and ammunition laws in California after New York passed the nation’s toughest gun control legislation and President Barack Obama proposed a sweeping national effort. View full story

Continue Reading

New York: Gun rights backers expect suits against gun law

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

New York: Gun rights backers expect suits against gun law Thousands of gun rights advocates signed a petition against New York’s new firearms restrictions on Wednesday as opponents of the new rules said they expect legal challenges to the tightest in the nation rules signed into law a day earlier. View full story

Continue Reading