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Colorado: 2013 Session Adjourns After Historic Assault on Your Constitutional Rights

| May 13, 2013

Colorado: 2013 Session Adjourns After Historic Assault on Your Constitutional Rights Colorado’s 69th General Assembly adjourned last Wednesday after a historic legislative session.  Unfortunately, the historic actions by majorities in both legislative chambers and Governor John Hickenlooper (D) will severely punish responsible gun owners and sportsmen in the Centennial State.   View full story Originally […]

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Gun control backers turn up heat on selected senators

| May 13, 2013

Gun control backers turn up heat on selected senators Gun control backers use ads and protests to try to press a few senators, like Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), to change their minds on background checks. WASHINGTON — First came the letter-writing campaigns, then the protests at town hall meetings and now the television ads. The last […]

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Raising the political heat on opposition to gun control

| May 12, 2013

Raising the political heat on opposition to gun control A brave mayor is working to end ‘slow-motion mass murders.’ View full story

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Biden on guns: ‘We’re going right back at it’

| May 12, 2013

Biden on guns: ‘We’re going right back at it’ Vice President Biden, in a new interview with Rolling Stone magazine, says the White House is jumping “right back” into the debate over guns, despite the recent failure to pass background check legislation. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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64% who favor more gun control incorrectly believe gun crime has gone up

| May 12, 2013

64% who favor more gun control incorrectly believe gun crime has gone up Most Americans recognize that there are more gun owners in the United States today than there were 20 years ago but don’t know that gun crime in the country has gone down in that same period of time. View full story Originally […]

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Children and guns: The fear and the reality

| May 12, 2013

Children and guns: The fear and the reality The CDC reports that for 2010 (the latest year available), one single six-year old died from a gunshot. For all children younger than 10, there were 36 accidental gun deaths, and that is out of 41 million children. Perhaps most important, about two-thirds of these accidental gun […]

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Pro-gun advocates angry over N.J. lawmakers’ hot-mic comments

| May 12, 2013

Pro-gun advocates angry over N.J. lawmakers’ hot-mic comments As a committee hearing on new gun-control legislation began winding down Thursday, three state senators started chatting amongst themselves.What they didn’t realize was the microphone was still on.A recording of the exchange — which appears to be between Democrats Loretta Weinberg, Sandra Cunningham and Linda Greenstein — […]

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Mothers Demand Action for gun sense

| May 12, 2013

Mothers Demand Action for gun sense Mothers in Savannah gathered to demand tougher gun control laws. View full story

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On Mother's Day weekend, moms demand stricter gun control

| May 12, 2013

On Mother's Day weekend, moms demand stricter gun control Gun control advocates rallied Saturday in Washington Park as part of a unified push for "middle-ground solutions" at the federal level. View full story

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Colorado Democrats feel gun law blowback- Panel: Tear down Sandy Hook and rebuild

| May 11, 2013

Colorado Democrats feel gun law blowback- Panel: Tear down Sandy Hook and rebuild Colorado Democratic lawmakers who recently helped pass some of the toughest gun-control laws in the country now face the political backlash of recall efforts. View full story

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Colorado Dems face recall efforts for gun bill votes- Pa. youth games cancelled due to rival gun rallies

| May 11, 2013

Colorado Dems face recall efforts for gun bill votes- Pa. youth games cancelled due to rival gun rallies Colorado Democratic lawmakers who recently helped pass some of the toughest gun-control laws in the country now face the political backlash of recall efforts. View full story

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Colo. Dems Feel Gun Law Kickback

| May 11, 2013

Colo. Dems Feel Gun Law Kickback Two groups seek signatures to force recall elections after Democratic lawmakers helped pass some of the toughest gun-control laws in the country. Republicans Attempt to Disrupt Obama's Agenda Feds Defend Decision to Scrub 3D Gun Plans From Internet Panel: Tear Down Sandy Hook and Rebuild View full story

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California Lead Ammunition Ban (AB 711) Goes to Assembly Floor

| May 10, 2013

California Lead Ammunition Ban (AB 711) Goes to Assembly Floor Earlier this week, the California Assembly Appropriations Committee voted 11 to 5 to approve a proposed statewide lead ammunition ban for all hunting, Assembly Bill 711.  AB 711 would make California the first state in the nation to prohibit the use of all lead ammunition for hunting.  This […]

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Letter: Gun laws more people control

| May 10, 2013

Letter: Gun laws more people control Above the Saturday State Views column, it says that the opinions expressed are not necessarily that of The Daily Reflector. One printed on May 4 titled “Failure on guns baffling,” written by the News & Observer goes on to tell about all the gun-happy South. View full story

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 19 05/10/2013

| May 10, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 19 05/10/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Delaware: State House to Vote on Anti-Gun Bill This Tuesday

| May 10, 2013

Delaware: State House to Vote on Anti-Gun Bill This Tuesday Your immediate action is needed to defeat anti-gun legislation!  The Delaware House of Representatives is expected to vote on Senate Bill 16 on Tuesday, May 14.  Sponsored by state Senator Margaret Rose Henry (D-2), SB 16 would require a gun owner to notify law enforcement if a firearm was […]

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North Carolina: House Committee to Hear Bill to Prohibit Destruction of Firearms on Monday

| May 10, 2013

North Carolina: House Committee to Hear Bill to Prohibit Destruction of Firearms on Monday This Monday, May 13, the North Carolina House Judiciary Subcommittee B will hear House Bill 714.  Sponsored by state Representative Jacqueline Schaffer (R-105), H 714 seeks to eliminate the practice of destroying lawful, functioning firearms that have been found or received […]

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New Government Report Undercuts Obama Anti-Gun Agenda

| May 9, 2013

New Government Report Undercuts Obama Anti-Gun Agenda Things haven’t been very good for President Obama lately. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Family defends itself from domestic abuser, The Daily Astorian, Astoria, Ore. 05/08/13

| May 9, 2013

Family defends itself from domestic abuser, The Daily Astorian, Astoria, Ore. 05/08/13 A woman, her two teenage daughters and a 19-year-old man were at home in Warrenton, Ore. when the woman’s estranged husband, who has a criminal history of domestic violence, forced his way inside the home while carrying a weapon. The residents armed themselves […]

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New Jersey: Gun Control Package Advancing in Trenton Despite Outcry from Gun Owners

| May 9, 2013

New Jersey: Gun Control Package Advancing in Trenton Despite Outcry from Gun Owners Proposed anti-gun laws that have been debated and discussed for weeks in Trenton continue to move closer to approval in the state legislature.  Many of these onerous legislative proposals, previously reported here by the NRA-ILA, have already passed in the Assembly and […]

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