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Gun rights advocates make voices heard at Md. Senate hearing

| February 6, 2013

Gun rights advocates make voices heard at Md. Senate hearing Gun rights advocates marshaled one of the biggest crowds to descend on Annapolis for a bill hearing in years Wednesday, packing the halls of the Maryland State House complex to oppose Gov. Martin O’Malley’s plan to institute some of the nation’s strictest gun control laws. […]

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Alaska: NRA lobbyist testifies before House committee

| February 6, 2013

Alaska: NRA lobbyist testifies before House committee The National Rifle Association came out in support of measures introduced in the Alaska House regarding self defense and protecting gun rights on Wednesday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Right-to-Carry Reform Passes Senate Committee Unanimously

| February 6, 2013

South Dakota: Right-to-Carry Reform Passes Senate Committee Unanimously Today, the South Dakota Senate State Affairs Committee voted unanimously to pass Senate Bill 166. This bill, introduced by Senator Larry Rhoden (R-29) and Representative Gary Cammack (R-29), would make improvements for South Dakota residents who carry a concealed firearm for self-defense by extending the validity of […]

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Bruce Willis Hits Gun Control Laws With a Vengeance

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis Hits Gun Control Laws With a Vengeance Bruce Willis often portrays a gun-wielding action hero on the screen and now it seems his support for guns translates to real life. In a recent interview promoting his upcoming movie “A Good Day to Die Hard,” Willis said he’s against the new gun control… View […]

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Gun-control debate takes center stage in Maryland

| February 6, 2013

Gun-control debate takes center stage in Maryland UPDATE: 1:30 p.m. With thousands of gun-rights advocates amassed in opposition outside the Maryland State House, Gov. Martin O’Malley on Wednesday asked lawmakers to approve his far-reaching gun-control legislation. Read full article >> View full story

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Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence Bruce Willis is no stranger to shoot-'em-up action flicks, and he's now pulling the trigger on his stance in a highly charged debate: gun control. In a move that will likely… View full story

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Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence Bruce Willis is no stranger to shoot-'em-up action flicks, and he's now pulling the trigger on his stance in a highly charged debate: gun control. In a move that will likely… View full story

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Arkansas: Senate Passes Concealed Carry License Privacy Bill

| February 6, 2013

Arkansas: Senate Passes Concealed Carry License Privacy Bill Today, the Arkansas Senate passed Senate Bill 131, introduced by state Senator Bruce Holland (R-9), on a bipartisan vote of 24-9. This legislation would close the loophole that allows media outlets to obtain and publish the names and zip codes of concealed carry handgun license (CHCL) holders. […]

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Hawaii: Deeply Flawed Mental Health Bill to be Heard Friday

| February 6, 2013

Hawaii: Deeply Flawed Mental Health Bill to be Heard Friday Senate Bill 932 is scheduled to be heard THIS FRIDAY at 1:35 p.m. in conference room 229 of the State Capitol by the Senate Health (HTH) and Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs (PSM) committees.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Connecticut: Fight to Preserve Our Second Amendment Rights in Weston is Not Over

| February 6, 2013

Connecticut: Fight to Preserve Our Second Amendment Rights in Weston is Not Over Tomorrow, February 7, the Weston Board of Selectmen will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at 7:30 p.m. to discuss proposed changes to the Town’s firearms ordinance.  Click here to view the meeting agenda. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bruce Willis says he's against new gun control laws

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis says he's against new gun control laws Star of the "Die Hard" films also dismisses any link between Hollywood entertainment and real-life gun violence View full story

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Bruce Willis against gun-control laws that could infringe on Second Amendment rights

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis against gun-control laws that could infringe on Second Amendment rights LOS ANGELES — Bruce Willis says he's against new gun control laws that could infringe on Second Amendment rights. The "Die Hard" star also dismisses any link between Hollywood shootouts and real-life gun violence. "I think that you can't start to pick apart […]

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Maryland: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee Limits Public Testimony at Second Amendment Hearing

| February 5, 2013

Maryland: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee Limits Public Testimony at Second Amendment Hearing The Maryland Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Governor’s gun control legislation, Senate Bill 281, is underway and crowds of thousands of Second Amendment supporters have shown up in Annapolis to oppose this draconian gun control measure.  Opponents of S.B. 281 have overwhelmed the […]

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Kansas: Action Scheduled for Two NRA-Priority Bills

| February 5, 2013

Kansas: Action Scheduled for Two NRA-Priority Bills On Wednesday, February 6, Senate Bill 45 will be heard in the Kansas Senate Ethics, Elections and Local Government Committee at 9:30 a.m. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alabama: NRA-Supported Omnibus Firearms Bill to be Considered in Committee on Wednesday, February 6

| February 5, 2013

Alabama: NRA-Supported Omnibus Firearms Bill to be Considered in Committee on Wednesday, February 6 NRA-supported Senate Bill 129, sponsored by state Senator Scott Beason (R-17) and cosponsored by state Senators Jimmy Holley (R-31), Bill Holtzclaw (R-2), Del Marsh (R-12), and Paul Sanford (R-7), will be heard in the Senate Business and Labor Committee tomorrow, February […]

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Texas: NRA – Backed Bills Under Consideration in the Lone Star State

| February 5, 2013

Texas: NRA – Backed Bills Under Consideration in the Lone Star State The 2013 session of the Texas Legislature is underway and multiple firearm-related bills have been introduced.  Below are some of the highlights so far this session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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S. 150: The Biggest Proposed Gun and Magazine Ban in American History

| February 5, 2013

S. 150: The Biggest Proposed Gun and Magazine Ban in American History Like other gun control supporters, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) campaigned for banning handguns in the 1980s.1 Since the early 1990s, however, she has campaigned for banning a variety of firearms—mostly rifles—she calls “assault weapons,” along with any firearm magazine that holds 11 or […]

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Ted Nugent Attacks Piers Morgan For His ‘Obsession’ With Guns: ‘Will You Leave Us The Hell Alone? – YouTube

Ted Nugent Attacks Piers Morgan For His ‘Obsession’ With Guns: ‘Will You Leave Us The Hell Alone? – YouTube

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

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Colorado: The Assault on the Second Amendment Commences in Denver

| February 5, 2013

Colorado: The Assault on the Second Amendment Commences in Denver Anti-gun legislators in the Colorado General Assembly have wasted no time this legislative session attempting to victimize and disarm law-abiding residents of the Centennial State.  Just today, a comprehensive gun control package was unveiled that aims to strip you of your Second Amendment rights. View full story […]

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Wyoming: Pro-Hunting Reform Passes House Committee and Awaits Final Approval by the House

| February 5, 2013

Wyoming: Pro-Hunting Reform Passes House Committee and Awaits Final Approval by the House Today, the state House Agriculture, State and Public Lands and Water Resources Committee voted 6 to 3 to repeal the state prohibition on hunting with sound suppressors (which are additionally regulated under federal law) while providing additional penalties for those who use […]

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