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Kelly visiting Colorado to back gun-control bill

| March 4, 2013

Kelly visiting Colorado to back gun-control bill Mark Kelly, the husband of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, is scheduled to be in Denver on Monday to testify in support of at least one of the seven gun-control bills being considered by the Colorado Legislature. View full story

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Gun-control fears boost region's ammunition sales

| March 4, 2013

Gun-control fears boost region's ammunition sales As President Barack Obama and congressional leaders stick to their guns in support of stricter gun-control laws, fear of potential restrictions has sent gun owners across the nation and in the Texas Panhandle scrambling to stock up on ammunition. View full story

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Civilian shoots would-be robber during attempted bank hold-up | fox4kc.com

Civilian shoots would-be robber during attempted bank hold-up | fox4kc.com

| March 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

                KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police chased a car at high speeds down 169 Highway, after police suspected the person inside attempted to rob the First Security Bank of Trimble, 202 Highway 169, in Trimble, Mo. The FBI said a man walked into the bank, showed a weapon […]

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States slow on new gun laws

| March 2, 2013

States slow on new gun laws Months after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, new state-level restrictions on guns have been slow in coming, and they’ve mostly been concentrated in a handful of states that already have tough gun laws. View full story

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After Newtown, states slow on new gun laws

| March 2, 2013

After Newtown, states slow on new gun laws Months after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, new state-level restrictions on guns have been slow in coming, and they’ve mostly been concentrated in a handful of states that already have tough gun laws. View full story

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Lawmakers get violent emails over gun control

| March 1, 2013

Lawmakers get violent emails over gun control DENVER (AP) — The weekend after a heated debate over gun control, Colorado state Rep. Rhonda Fields was flooded with emails, including some she later told police "disturbed and shocked" her. View full story

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SAF WARNS ALABAMA CITY TO FOREGO GUN REGULATIONS OR FACE LAWSUIT

SAF WARNS ALABAMA CITY TO FOREGO GUN REGULATIONS OR FACE LAWSUIT

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation has warned the City of Guntersville, Ala. to drop its effort to pass an emergency citizen disarmament ordinance or face legal action. Guntersville Mayor Leigh Dollar is reportedly working on a proposal – to be discussed at the city council’s March 4 meeting – that would allow police […]

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Gun Control Hearings Continue Through the Evening in Maryland

| March 1, 2013

Gun Control Hearings Continue Through the Evening in Maryland Right now in Annapolis, members of the House Judiciary and Health and Government Operations Committees are listening to the testimony of the thousands of Marylanders who came to Annapolis to tell their elected officials that they do not support Governor O’Malley’s attack on their Second Amendment […]

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Illinois: Sweeping Bans on Commonly Owned Firearms and Magazines Will be Considered in the House Next Week

| March 1, 2013

Illinois: Sweeping Bans on Commonly Owned Firearms and Magazines Will be Considered in the House Next Week Next week, the Illinois House will consider extreme anti-gun legislation that will ban commonly owned semi automatic firearms and standard capacity magazines.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 9 03/01/2013

| March 1, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 9 03/01/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alabama: NRA-Supported Omnibus Bill to be Heard in Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday

| March 1, 2013

Alabama: NRA-Supported Omnibus Bill to be Heard in Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday As previously reported, NRA-backed Senate Bill 129 was heard by the Senate Business and Labor Committee and referred to a Senate working committee.  After multiple working committee meetings with all interested parties, this bill was modified and now has a new bill number, Senate Bill 286.  Your NRA played […]

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Arkansas: Important Update on Multiple House Bills

| March 1, 2013

Arkansas: Important Update on Multiple House Bills On Tuesday, House Bill 1408, introduced by state Representative Sue Scott (R-95), failed to get the necessary votes to be reported out of the House Judiciary Committee.   However, HB 1408 could be heard again in the future.  This common sense pro-gun reform would simply add open carry to […]

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Gun control draws 2,000 to Annapolis

| March 1, 2013

Gun control draws 2,000 to Annapolis Advocates, opponents flock to capital for rally, hearing Maryland's gun-control debate drew several hundred people to Annapolis Friday, hours before a hearing on whether to enact some of the nation's strictest licensing requirements. Lawmakers are prepared for the hearing to last until 1 a.m. View full story

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Douglas County commissioners back gun rights

| March 1, 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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Arizona: Contact Your State Representatives in Support of House Bill 2654

| March 1, 2013

Arizona: Contact Your State Representatives in Support of House Bill 2654 House Bill 2654, introduced by Representative Darin Mitchell (R-13), has been sent to the House Committee of the Whole and will be voted on soon.  Please contact your state representatives and encourage them to support HB 2654 when they have the opportunity to vote on this pro-hunting reform.  […]

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South Dakota: House Expected to Vote on Right-to-Carry Reform on Monday

| March 1, 2013

South Dakota: House Expected to Vote on Right-to-Carry Reform on Monday On Monday, March 4, Senate Bill 166, introduced by state Senator Larry Rhoden (R-29) and state Representative Gary Cammack (R-29), will be eligible for a final vote in the South Dakota House of Representatives. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Senators delay consideration of gun legislation

| February 28, 2013

Senators delay consideration of gun legislation Senators postponed consideration of legislation limiting gun violence for at least a week Thursday as members of both parties said they wanted more time to review the bills and potentially propose amendments. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Biden advises shooting shotgun through door

| February 28, 2013

Biden advises shooting shotgun through door Vice President Joe Biden told Field & Stream magazine in an interview published Monday, “[if] you want to keep someone away from your house, just fire the shotgun through the door.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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A woman’s right to choose self protection

| February 28, 2013

A woman’s right to choose self protection What should America do about gun violence? That was the Senate Judiciary Committee’s topic for its first hearing of 2013.In my testimony during the hearing, I explained that the ability to arm oneself is even more important for women than it is for men, since guns level the […]

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South Carolina: Critical Self-Defense Reform Delayed in Senate

| February 28, 2013

South Carolina: Critical Self-Defense Reform Delayed in Senate Senate Bill 308, a critical self-defense reform that would remove the prohibition on a Concealed Weapon Permit (CWP) holder carrying a concealed firearm into a restaurant licensed to serve alcohol, remains on the state Senate calendar.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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