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| August 18, 2014

LATEST NEWS Four months after the elementary school shooting in Newtown, lawmakers in Connecticut banned at least 115 types of semi-automatic firearms. Four months after the shooting of a congresswoman and a federal judge in Tucson, lawmakers in Arizona declared the Colt Army Action Revolver the official state gun. View full story

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T-Shirt Fundraiser

| August 18, 2014

T-Shirt Fundraiser We are having a T-Shirt fundraiser on Booster with proceeds benefiting our lawsuit against the SAFE Act.  Click here to purchase a shirt. View full story Originally posted by NYSRPA.ORG.

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More than 100 laid off at Remington Arms

| August 18, 2014

More than 100 laid off at Remington Arms More than 100 laid off at Remington Arms – At least 100 people were informed today that they will no longer be employed by Remington Arms, as the O-D first reported could happen in May.  “The latest announcement from Remington Arms, although not unexpected, is still deeply […]

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At least 105 people laid off at Remington Arms | NBC-WKTV News Channel 2 – Utica News, Weather, Sports – | Local News

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

At least 105 people laid off at Remington Arms | NBC-WKTV News Channel 2 – Utica News, Weather, Sports – | Local News. By WKTV News Story Created: Aug 18, 2014 at 3:16 PM EDT Story Updated: Aug 18, 2014 at 3:22 PM EDT (WKTV) – At least 105 jobs are lost at Remington Arms […]

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LATEST NEWS

| August 18, 2014

LATEST NEWS Four months after the elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, lawmakers banned at least 115 types of semi-automatic firearms. Four months after the shooting of a congresswoman and a federal judge in Tucson, lawmakers in Arizona declared the Colt Army Action Revolver the official state gun. View full story

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BREAKING: Activists call for shutdown of the NYS Police NY SAFE Act hotline | Rockland Voice

BREAKING: Activists call for shutdown of the NYS Police NY SAFE Act hotline | Rockland Voice

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

BREAKING: Activists call for shutdown of the NYS Police NY SAFE Act hotline | Rockland Voice. Posted On Aug 11 2014 By : Lawrence Stone Stephen Aldstadt President of SCOPE has just called for an immediate shutdown of the new York State Police NY SAFE Act hotline. “We are getting reports from the public and our members […]

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Mayor with Bloomberg gun control group charged with bribery

| August 18, 2014

Mayor with Bloomberg gun control group charged with bribery Mayor with Bloomberg gun control group charged with bribery – Monticello, New York, Democratic Mayor Gordon Jenkins—a member of Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns—was arrested Thursday on bribery charges, the latest in a long string of legal and ethical foibles by Jenkins.  Mayors Against Illegal […]

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Here’s Video Footage of the Harlem Double-Homicide Gunman

| August 18, 2014

It was a particularly violent weekend in New York, with gun violence claiming the lives of two men and wounding 19 others . Now the NYPD has released video of a man who opened fire outside a bodega in Harlem early Sunday morning, killing 21-year-old Kenny Jimenez and 29-year-old Francisco Mercedez. View full story

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NYSRPA endorses Bob Castelli for State Senate

| August 18, 2014

NYSRPA endorses Bob Castelli for State Senate NYSRPA endorses Bob Castelli for State Senate ALBANY, NY (08/18/2014)(readMedia)– The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Political Victory Fund is pleased to endorse Bob Castelli for State Senate in the 40th District. He is a Life Member of NYSRPA, NRA and Westchester County Firearm Owners Association. […]

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Brooklyn Residents Concerned With Uptick In Gun Violence As Stop And Frisks All But Disappear

| August 16, 2014

Police in East New York and Brownsville have basically done away with stop and frisks in the first half of 2014. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| August 14, 2014

LATEST NEWS Vice President Joe Biden , thwarted by Congress from getting tougher federal gun sanctions passed following the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, will return to Connecticut next week to try to help Gov. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| August 14, 2014

LATEST NEWS Vice President Joe Biden , thwarted by Congress from getting tougher federal gun sanctions passed following the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, will return to Connecticut next week to try to help Gov. View full story

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Milwaukee sheriff: 'Bloomberg made a huge miscalculation'

| August 14, 2014

Fresh off his victory in Wednesday's primary, pro-gun rights incumbent sheriff of Milwaukee County, David Clarke, Jr. appeared on Fox News' Fox & Friends to fire back at former New York City mayor and gun control advocate Michael Bloomberg. View full story

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Pro-gun rights Milwaukee sheriff says 'Bloomberg made a huge miscalculation' in attempt to influence election

| August 14, 2014

Fresh off his victory in Wednesday's primary, pro-gun rights incumbent sheriff of Milwaukee County, David Clarke, Jr. appeared on Fox News' Fox & Friends to fire back at former New York City mayor and gun control advocate Michael Bloomberg. View full story

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News Guide: Primary election highlights

| August 12, 2014

News Guide: Primary election highlights Highlights from Tuesday's primary elections in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Connecticut. View full story

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New York Today: ‘Strong Moisture Transport’

| August 12, 2014

What you need to know for Tuesday: rain later and lots of it, the city's public housing stock in crisis, and non-scooping dog owners caught on camera. View full story

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Good News, Bad News: City’s Push To Reduce Gun Violence Yields Mixed Results

| August 11, 2014

Desk cops have been moved to patrols as part of '"Operation Summer All Out." Several of the dozen precincts that have gotten extra officers have seen gun violence stabilize or drop. View full story

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Man arrested in New York accused of supporting Islamist rebels: CBS

| August 11, 2014

Federal prosecutors have accused a man arrested on gun charges at a New York City airport of sympathizing with Islamic State militants, CBS News reported on Monday. Donald Morgan, 44, of North Carolina was arrested on Aug. 2 for being in possession of a rifle as a felon, according to court documents. He was arrested […]

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Gov. Patrick to sign gun bill on Wednesday

| August 11, 2014

Gov. Patrick to sign gun bill on Wednesday Michael Norton, State House News Service Gov. Deval Patrick plans Wednesday morning to sign omnibus legislation aimed at reducing gun violence in Massachusetts. read more View full story

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Conservative Party boss Michael Long, NYSRPA President Tom King team up to woo Second Amendment voters – NY Daily News

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Conservative Party boss Michael Long, NYSRPA President Tom King team up to woo Second Amendment voters – NY Daily News. They didn’t even flinch. Conservative Party of New York State Chairman Michael Long and NYS Rifle and Pistol Association President Tom King get together to make their pitch to Second Amendment voters in a new […]

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