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Connecticut: House to Vote on Gun Control

| April 30, 2018

Connecticut: House to Vote on Gun Control The Connecticut state House of Representatives is likely to vote soon on gun control legislation that would essentially ban the hobby of building firearms and ban common firearm modifications.  Please contact your state Representative and urge them to OPPOSE House Bills 5540 and 5542.  Click the “Take Action” button below […]

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A Sutherland Springs hero welcomes the NRA to Dallas

| April 30, 2018

A Sutherland Springs hero welcomes the NRA to Dallas More than 80,000 National Rifle Association members and firearms enthusiasts will arrive in Dallas at the end of the week for the organization’s 147th annual meeting, and it’s a good time to reflect on why the Second Amendment is important and what we can do as […]

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Banks, credit-card cos. explore tracking gun purchases in possible prelude to restrictions

| April 30, 2018

Banks, credit-card cos. explore tracking gun purchases in possible prelude to restrictions Banks and credit-card companies are discussing ways to identify purchases of guns in their payment systems, a move that could be a prelude to restricting such transactions, according to people familiar with the talks. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Broward to review claims that Stoneman Douglas teacher compared pro-gun to Hitler

| April 30, 2018

Broward to review claims that Stoneman Douglas teacher compared pro-gun to Hitler The Broward County school district is looking into allegations that a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High teacher compared a conservative student to Hitler during his class. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA giving away free cooler stickers as YETI battle continues

| April 30, 2018

NRA giving away free cooler stickers as YETI battle continues The National Rifle Association is urging members not to blow up their pricey YETI coolers. Sticker them instead, the group said. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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ALERT! FREE “I Stand with the NRA Foundation Sticker” for YETI Coolers

| April 28, 2018

ALERT! FREE “I Stand with the NRA Foundation Sticker” for YETI Coolers Put a big “I STAND WITH THE NRA FOUNDATION” sticker on your YETI cooler and keep using it. They cost too much money to destroy to make a statement.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: Egregious Gun Dealer Licensing Bills Defeated

| April 28, 2018

Illinois: Egregious Gun Dealer Licensing Bills Defeated Thanks to your continued efforts contacting your elected officials, anti-gun senators were unable to gather enough support to override Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto on two bills that would have driven your local gun stores out of business with onerous red tape and regulations.  Your NRA would also like […]

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Iowa: Proposed Rule Change Arbitrarily Restricts Hunting Firearms

| April 28, 2018

Iowa: Proposed Rule Change Arbitrarily Restricts Hunting Firearms On May 1st, the Iowa state Natural Resource Commission will be holding a public hearing to discuss potential rule changes, including Item 10 on the agenda to change subrule 106.7(2) and arbitrarily restrict handguns that may be used for hunting and set an arbitrary limit on the number of […]

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Hawaii: Trigger Modification Ban Headed to Governor’s Desk

| April 27, 2018

Hawaii: Trigger Modification Ban Headed to Governor’s Desk On April 25th, the Hawaii state Senate voted to pass Senate Bill 2046, as previously amended by the House, to ban certain trigger modifications.  SB 2046 has been transmitted to Governor David Ige’s desk for his approval.  Please contact Gov. Ige and politely urge him to veto […]

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Washington State Gun Owners Targeted by Another Misguided Ballot Initiative

| April 27, 2018

Washington State Gun Owners Targeted by Another Misguided Ballot Initiative Washington’s gun control ballot initiative industry has recently announced its latest measure, “The Reduce Assault Weapon Violence Initiative,” intended for the November 2018 election. According to the proponent, the Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility (WAGR), this initiative will address “the root causes of recent tragedies.”  […]

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Some Police Officials Betray Their Constituents on Right-to-Carry Reciprocity

| April 27, 2018

Some Police Officials Betray Their Constituents on Right-to-Carry Reciprocity On April 19, the International Association of Chiefs of Police sent Congress a letter expressing their opposition to the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (H.R. 38/S. 446). This legislation would ensure that a person who is licensed to carry a concealed firearm in one state could do so in […]

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Gun Control Advocates Target Peaceful Switzerland

| April 27, 2018

Gun Control Advocates Target Peaceful Switzerland By any measure, Switzerland is a great place to live. In 2018, the United Nations World Happiness Report ranked Switzerland the fifth happiest nation on earth; from 2012-2014 the idyllic nation ranked first View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Act Now: Join Pro-gun Lawmakers Seeking Answers and Accountability from Anti-gun Banks

| April 27, 2018

Act Now: Join Pro-gun Lawmakers Seeking Answers and Accountability from Anti-gun Banks We recently reported on the disturbing trend of large U.S. banks – most notably Bank of America (BofA) and Citigroup – using their enormous market power to discriminate against customers based on lawful firearm-related business activities.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on Yeti

| April 27, 2018

NRA Statement on Yeti The National Rifle Association released the following statement from in response to Yeti’s inaccurate statements: View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Senate Votes Down Anti-Gun Amendments on Floor

| April 27, 2018

Minnesota: Senate Votes Down Anti-Gun Amendments on Floor Yesterday, the Minnesota Senate defeated two gun control amendments introduced by Senator Ron Latz.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA, Olympic shooter sue California over its restrictions on ammunition sales

| April 27, 2018

NRA, Olympic shooter sue California over its restrictions on ammunition sales The National Rifle Assn. and its state affiliate have filed a fourth lawsuit against California over its gun control laws, this time challenging new restrictions on the sale and transfer of ammunition. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Anger Over Banks’ Gun Policies Snags $600M Road Plan

| April 27, 2018

Anger Over Banks’ Gun Policies Snags $600M Road Plan Louisiana’s plans to finance about $600 million in interstate projects got tangled up Thursday in a dispute over moves by two banking giants to restrict gun sales by their business customers. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont: Gun Control May Keep Stock-Car-Racing Governor off Track

| April 27, 2018

Vermont: Gun Control May Keep Stock-Car-Racing Governor off Track Vermont’s stock-car-racing governor is questioning whether to race this season at a local speedway where many spectators are hunters after a public outcry over gun restriction legislation he signed. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Anti-Gun Group Files Ballot Initiative After Failing in Legislature

| April 26, 2018

Washington: Anti-Gun Group Files Ballot Initiative After Failing in Legislature On April 23rd, Michael Bloomberg’s front group, the Alliance for Gun Responsibility, filed a ballot initiative in Washington to restrict the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens.  This egregious attack on your freedoms comes just months after failing to enact their gun ban agenda in […]

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Louisiana: Committee Passes Pro-Gun Bills to the House Floor

| April 26, 2018

Louisiana: Committee Passes Pro-Gun Bills to the House Floor Today, the House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee passed House Bill 602 and Senate Bill 402. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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