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A Royal Pain: UK Malcontents Throw Tantrum over Prince George’s Toy Gun

| June 15, 2018

A Royal Pain: UK Malcontents Throw Tantrum over Prince George’s Toy Gun The United Kingdom’s legions of miserable scolds are at it again. A mere two weeks after admonishing an English national team soccer player for a firearm tattoo, the anti-gun whiners have found a new target. This time the killjoys have deemed it their station to […]

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D.C. Area Witches Unite for Gun Control, Hurl Curses at the NRA

| June 15, 2018

D.C. Area Witches Unite for Gun Control, Hurl Curses at the NRA Gun control advocates can now boast of a new group of allies joining their dubious coalition: witches. It kind of makes sense. We all know that gun control is based mainly on magical thinking. Its advocates, after all, ask us to believe we’re just a […]

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Oregon: NRA Challenges Ballot Title for Initiative Petition 44 That Would Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense

| June 15, 2018

Oregon: NRA Challenges Ballot Title for Initiative Petition 44 That Would Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense On June 14th, the National Rifle Association along with the Oregon Hunters Association filed a legal challenge with the Oregon Supreme Court to contest the ballot title for Initiative Petition 44, which would force law-abiding gun owners to render […]

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Delaware: Contact Your Senator Immediately in Opposition to Gun Ban Legislation

| June 15, 2018

Delaware: Contact Your Senator Immediately in Opposition to Gun Ban Legislation On Tuesday, June 19, the Delaware Senate could consider legislation (Senate Bill 163) that would ban commonly owned semi-automatic firearms in Delaware. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hillary Clinton whines about NRA at San Francisco anti-gun dinner

| June 15, 2018

Hillary Clinton whines about NRA at San Francisco anti-gun dinner Clinton said her gun safety position made her a target of the gun lobby during her campaign for president. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Sen. John Kennedy: Gun rights are being threatened by big banks

| June 15, 2018

Sen. John Kennedy: Gun rights are being threatened by big banks In an act of immense corporate overreach, Citigroup issued a press release in March saying it will penalize banking clients who follow federal, state and local laws regarding gun sales. Citigroup’s new policy tells businesses what kind of firearms and accessories they can stock […]

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NRA affiliate in Colorado sues Boulder over semi-auto ban

| June 15, 2018

NRA affiliate in Colorado sues Boulder over semi-auto ban Attorneys for the Colorado State Shooting Association, Boulder-based Gunsport of Colorado and two private citizens — James Michael Jones and Robert Lynn Chambers — argue the Boulder ordinance is invalid because sections of it conflict with state law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Delaware: Senate Democrats aim to push ban on semi-automatic firearms

| June 15, 2018

Delaware: Senate Democrats aim to push ban on semi-automatic firearms Democratic lawmakers in Delaware are trying to push a ban on certain semi-automatic weapons to the Senate floor for a vote, even though the measure failed in committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Deadline to Register or Modify “Assault Weapons” is Rapidly Approaching

| June 14, 2018

California: Deadline to Register or Modify “Assault Weapons” is Rapidly Approaching The deadline for gun owners to register their firearms as “assault weapons” or modify them to be compliant with the restrictions that resulted from SB 880 and AB 1135 (2016) must be completed by 11:59:59 P.M. on June 30, 2018.  NRA opposed these bills […]

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NRA Backs Challenge to Boulder Gun Ban

| June 14, 2018

NRA Backs Challenge to Boulder Gun Ban Fairfax, Va.— The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today announced support for a lawsuit  challenging Boulder’s ban on commonly owned firearms, so-called “high capacity” magazines, as well as its ban on adults under the age of 21 from purchasing any firearms. View full story Originally […]

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Indiana: Indianapolis Committee Defeats Resolution Calling for Gun Ban

| June 14, 2018

Indiana: Indianapolis Committee Defeats Resolution Calling for Gun Ban Proposal No. 112, 2018 was defeated yesterday in a hearing held by the Community Affairs Committee of the City-County Council of Marion County and Indianapolis. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dick’s shareholder grills CEO over gun rules

| June 14, 2018

Dick’s shareholder grills CEO over gun rules David Almasi, vice president of the National Center for Public Policy Research, questioned whether the company was “willfully giving up money” with its new policies, he said in remarks during Dick’s annual shareholder meeting. Almasi attending the meeting representing the conservative think-tank’s Free Enterprise Project, which focuses on […]

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Unable to Ban Guns, Lawmakers Want to Weaponize the ATF Against Gun Dealers

| June 14, 2018

Unable to Ban Guns, Lawmakers Want to Weaponize the ATF Against Gun Dealers What’s a politician to do when it’s clear that people will vigorously resist attempts to restrict their lives? Well, you could empower government officials to arbitrarily punish anybody who might help them exercise their freedom. That’s the approach favored by three Democratic […]

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Gun controllers seek to restrict gun rights by targeting financial institutions

| June 14, 2018

Gun controllers seek to restrict gun rights by targeting financial institutions At first this was a matter of government policy, but now it is coming about by political pressure on private companies. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Cook County Sheriff’s Office will enforce semi-auto ban in Northbrook, officials say

| June 14, 2018

Illinois: Cook County Sheriff’s Office will enforce semi-auto ban in Northbrook, officials say Cook County Sheriff’s Office police officers will enforce the county’s assault weapons ban in the Village of Northbrook, according to Village President Sandra Frum. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Semi-auto ban request fails in Indianapolis council committee

| June 14, 2018

Semi-auto ban request fails in Indianapolis council committee A proposal calling for the City-County Council to urge the state legislature to ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines failed Wednesday night in committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New York: Microstamping On the Assembly Calendar For Thursday

| June 13, 2018

New York: Microstamping On the Assembly Calendar For Thursday Scores of bills are quickly passing both chambers in Albany with no public input or debate as lawmakers continue to scramble toward the end of session tentatively scheduled for next week.  Anti-gun Democrats who control the Assembly passed red flag legislation today (A.11148), and A.5826A to […]

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New Mexico: City Council to Hold Final Vote on Gun Control Resolution

| June 13, 2018

New Mexico: City Council to Hold Final Vote on Gun Control Resolution Since March, your Las Cruces City Council has debated and discussed, no less than three times, proposed resolutions to restrict your Second Amendment rights — all under the guise of school safety. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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AMA Intensifies Push For Gun Control Ahead Of Midterm Elections

| June 13, 2018

AMA Intensifies Push For Gun Control Ahead Of Midterm Elections The AMA’s policy-making House of Delegates Tuesday endorsed several gun control measures including renewed support for banning assault weapons and bump stocks and raising the legal age to 21 for purchasing firearms and munitions. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Conference of Mayors passes resolutions favoring gun control

| June 13, 2018

Conference of Mayors passes resolutions favoring gun control The bipartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors passed a series of resolutions calling for more gun control measures during the group’s annual meeting in Boston this week. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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