RSSNational Firearm News

New York: Republicans say Cuomo rushed process

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

New York: Republicans say Cuomo rushed process Some Republicans assailed the rush to force through the legislation. Rank and file lawmakers got copies of the lengthy proposal about an hour before the State Senate began voting Monday.”This is haphazard,” said Assemb. Al Graf (R Holbrook). “We’re not supposed to be here to advance any one […]

Continue Reading

Gun owners upset by new controls passed by N.Y. lawmakers

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun owners upset by new controls passed by N.Y. lawmakers Signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday, the New York legislation tightens a ban on assault style rifles, calls for background checks on ammunition purchases, outlaws large capacity magazines and tries to keep guns out of the hands of mentally ill people deemed […]

Continue Reading

New York’s radical gun control law

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

New York’s radical gun control law Gov. Andrew Cuomo is the first to successfully exploit the Newtown, Conn. tragedy to pass the most radical and pointless gun control law of any state in the country. The most dramatic changes in New York will be to lower the limit on magazines from 10 to only seven […]

Continue Reading

Wyoming: Session is Underway and Important Pro-Gun Bills Have Been Introduced

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wyoming: Session is Underway and Important Pro-Gun Bills Have Been Introduced As the Wyoming Legislature enters the second week of its legislative session, a number of pro-gun reforms have already been introduced.  Representative Allen Jaggi (R-19) filed two bills: House Bill 103, which would strengthen the state’s authority over firearm laws while prohibiting local counties from enacting their own ordinances in […]

Continue Reading

Maryland: Governor O’Malley’s "Common Sense" Will Leave You Defenseless

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maryland: Governor O’Malley’s "Common Sense" Will Leave You Defenseless Anti-gun Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley (D) released a statement yesterday that should alarm all law-abiding gun owners in the Old Line State.  O’Malley  announced that he will be pushing a broad gun control package through the Maryland General Assembly as soon as possible.  His proposal is packed with attacks on your Second Amendment rights […]

Continue Reading

Governor Andrew Cuomo Seizes Your Gun Rights Overnight with Secret Deals, Procedural Shortcuts and Midnight Votes in Albany

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Governor Andrew Cuomo Seizes Your Gun Rights Overnight with Secret Deals, Procedural Shortcuts and Midnight Votes in Albany Governor Andrew Cuomo, in stunningly brazen fashion, took a hatchet to gun rights in New York with lightning speed.  By cutting secret deals behind closed doors, eliminating public input and circumventing normal legislative processes, the Governor and […]

Continue Reading