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Only Thing Sadder Than Swalwell’s Gun Control Proposal? His ‘Rally’ Numbers Outside NRA’s Headquarters

| June 18, 2019

Only Thing Sadder Than Swalwell’s Gun Control Proposal? His ‘Rally’ Numbers Outside NRA’s Headquarters Over the last few days Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) has continually teased a “really big rally” where he’d unveil his gun control proposal outside of the National Rifle Association’s headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia on Monday. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Rep. Thomas Massie, John Lott: Gun-Free Zones Need to Go. They Are not only Ineffective, They’re Dangerous

| June 18, 2019

Rep. Thomas Massie, John Lott: Gun-Free Zones Need to Go. They Are not only Ineffective, They’re Dangerous The tragedy at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center fits an all too familiar pattern—yet another mass shooting in a place the victims were banned from carrying guns. The most lives are claimed in places where people can’t defend […]

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California DOJ Proposes “Emergency” Regulations Requiring Federally Compliant IDs for All Firearm and Ammunition Transfers

| June 18, 2019

California DOJ Proposes “Emergency” Regulations Requiring Federally Compliant IDs for All Firearm and Ammunition Transfers Yesterday, the California Department of Justice officially submitted proposed “emergency” regulations that, if adopted, would require federally compliant California driver license or identification cards whenever attempting to purchase a firearm and, beginning July 1, 2019, any ammunition in the state […]

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Congressional Dems Push to Require a License to Exercise Fundamental, Constitutional Right

| June 17, 2019

Congressional Dems Push to Require a License to Exercise Fundamental, Constitutional Right Democrats on Capitol Hill have debuted a proposal to help mandate that those who want a handgun first be approved for a permit. The legislation, backed by Dems in both the House and Senate, would encourage more states to adopt licensing schemes like […]

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Governor Abbott Signs Ten Pro-Second Amendment Bills into Law

| June 17, 2019

Governor Abbott Signs Ten Pro-Second Amendment Bills into Law Governor Greg Abbott has now signed all of the NRA-supported legislation which the Texas Legislature sent him during the 2019 session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The Worst Advice Column Ever Written?

| June 17, 2019

The Worst Advice Column Ever Written? From Live Well Nebraska comes the most amusingly hysterical and extraordinarily ignorant advice column I have read in a long while. It consists of a question, posed by a man writing as “Dumbfounded Father,” and a response, offered by “syndicated columnist” Amy Dickinson. At no point in the exchange […]

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I wish the gay community were more accepting of gun supporters. I should know.

| June 17, 2019

I wish the gay community were more accepting of gun supporters. I should know. Last June, I attended my first Pride parade. I’m a 24-year-old gay man, and the downtown D.C. event came two months after I started my new job as social media manager for the National Rifle Association. The District, where I live, is […]

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Nevada: Gov. Sisolak Signs Anti-Gun Bill

| June 14, 2019

Nevada: Gov. Sisolak Signs Anti-Gun Bill Ignoring the constitutional rights of law-abiding Nevadans, on June 14th, Governor Steve Sisolak signed omnibus anti-gun Assembly Bill 291 into law.  Your NRA would like to thank the many lawmakers who stood with our members and Second Amendment supporters at every step of the legislative process in opposition to AB […]

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Pittsburgh Mayor Presents DICK’S CEO an Award for Gun Control Advocacy

| June 14, 2019

Pittsburgh Mayor Presents DICK’S CEO an Award for Gun Control Advocacy On June 4-5, the annual Yale Mayors College & CEO Summit was held in New York City. The theme of this year’s CEO Summit was “Trumpeting the Issues without Becoming the Issue: Selective Use of CEO Voice.” Making clear that much of the event was about […]

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Obama Lies about Guns… Again

| June 14, 2019

Obama Lies about Guns… Again Despite no longer living in the White House, former President Barack Obama continues to be a headache to law-abiding Americans. On May 30, Obama spoke at a digital innovation event in Brazil. During the onstage conversation, Obama said, “Our gun laws in the United States don’t make much sense. Anybody […]

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Bloomberg Course: Ineffective Policies and Non-Existent Technology

| June 14, 2019

Bloomberg Course: Ineffective Policies and Non-Existent Technology This week in the online course “Reducing Gun Violence in America: Evidence for Change” is a real rollercoaster. Week Five is titled “Regulating Gun Design, Enforcing Gun Laws, and Reducing Police-Involved Shootings” covers so-called assault weapons, smart guns, and technology so cutting edge it doesn’t even actually exist. […]

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New Jersey “Smart Gun” Law Gets an F Grade

| June 14, 2019

New Jersey “Smart Gun” Law Gets an F Grade After signing six gun control measures into law a year ago, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy warned that “Our work is far from done.” Several new bills are now making the rounds in a state already notorious for its extreme and oppressive firearm laws. View full story Originally […]

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Advice Columnist Tells Father to Evict Daughter from His House for Owning a Gun

| June 14, 2019

Advice Columnist Tells Father to Evict Daughter from His House for Owning a Gun Amy Dickinson is an advice columnist who, according to the company that syndicates her work, “combines storytelling with advice that is rooted with honesty and trust.” “Ask Amy” appears in newspapers that include The Baltimore Sun, The Chicago Tribune, The Lost Angeles […]

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Pennsylvania: Contact Your Senators in Support of Pro-Hunting Legislation

| June 13, 2019

Pennsylvania: Contact Your Senators in Support of Pro-Hunting Legislation Currently awaiting consideration in the State Senate is an important pro-hunting reform bill, Senate Bill 147. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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‘Intruder’ Killed in Home Invasion had Court Order Against Him

| June 13, 2019

‘Intruder’ Killed in Home Invasion had Court Order Against Him A woman shot and killed a man who broke into her Ortega Farms home on the Westside, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said. News4Jax has learned the woman had a temporary restraining order against him. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Nevada: Deadline Tomorrow For Governor to Act on Anti-Gun Bill

| June 12, 2019

Nevada: Deadline Tomorrow For Governor to Act on Anti-Gun Bill Tomorrow, June 13th, is the deadline for Governor Steve Sisolak to take action on Assembly Bill 291.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Adult, Juvenile Charged in Shootout at Virginia Gas Pump

| June 12, 2019

Adult, Juvenile Charged in Shootout at Virginia Gas Pump Virginia police are accusing a man of attempting an armed robbery at a convenience store gas pump, a move that sparked a shootout that put the alleged stickup man in a hospital and his underage sidekick in detention. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun Restrictions Handicap Law-Abiding Citizens Under the Guise of Making Them Safer

| June 12, 2019

Gun Restrictions Handicap Law-Abiding Citizens Under the Guise of Making Them Safer In the wake of the tragic shooting in Virginia Beach, Va., that claimed the lives of 12 people, Gov. Ralph Northam has called for a special legislative session to address gun-related violence. Using the shooting as a call to action, he then proposed […]

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Newsom’s Coveted Ammo Background Check Law is Set to go Into Effect – And CA Gun Owners are Prepping

| June 12, 2019

Newsom’s Coveted Ammo Background Check Law is Set to go Into Effect – And CA Gun Owners are Prepping Gun owners in California are buying ammunition en masse as they prepare for a new ammo background check law that is set to go into effect on July 1. Beginning next month, every time a person […]

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Mandating Gun Locks Can Have Unintended Consequences

| June 12, 2019

Mandating Gun Locks Can Have Unintended Consequences Last year, right after a student fatally shot eight classmates and two teachers at Santa Fe High School, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick urged Texans to lock up their firearms. The killer had stolen his father’s guns. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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