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Older Texans are armed and ready — even into their golden years

| April 9, 2018

Older Texans are armed and ready — even into their golden years Texans between 50 and 59 are the most likely age group to have a License To Carry a handgun in the Lone Star State, according to a Star-Telegram review of Texas Department of Public Safety data. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont gun owners, some armed: We’ll ‘remember in November’

| April 9, 2018

Vermont gun owners, some armed: We’ll ‘remember in November’ Several hundred gun owners using the slogan “Remember in November” relayed a message to those responsible for a gun restriction bill sent to Republican Gov. Phil Scott’s desk. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Reid, Kerry engage in rank hypocrisy at Reno event

| April 9, 2018

Reid, Kerry engage in rank hypocrisy at Reno event The political home of labor unions doesn’t have any problem with people getting together – of citizens uniting, it could be phrased – to achieve some political end. The recent “student -ed” marches to limit Second Amendment rights were anything but – rather, they were funded […]

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LU shooting range now open to students

| April 9, 2018

LU shooting range now open to students The first phase of a sprawling shooting range spread across nearly 600 acres a few miles from Liberty University’s main campus now is open to students and soon will be available to the public. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont: One Last Shot To Make Your Voice Heard

| April 9, 2018

Vermont: One Last Shot To Make Your Voice Heard Governor Phil Scott has scheduled a public signing ceremony for Wednesday, April 11, at 2 p.m. on the steps of the Statehouse.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Louisiana: Action Expected on Gun Control Measures

| April 9, 2018

Louisiana: Action Expected on Gun Control Measures As early as today, the Louisiana Senate could consider Senate Bill 274 which seeks to restrict the constitutional right of law-abiding adults aged 18 to 20 to acquire some of the most commonly-owned semi-automatic firearms for self-defense, target shooting, and hunting. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: More Pro- and Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings

| April 7, 2018

California: More Pro- and Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings Several pro- and anti-gun bills are scheduled to be heard by committees on Tuesday, April 10.  Please contact the members of the respective committee and urge them to SUPPORT pro-gun bills and OPPOSE anti-gun bills. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on Massachusetts Gun Ban Ruling

| April 6, 2018

NRA Statement on Massachusetts Gun Ban Ruling The NRA was extremely disappointed that the Massachusetts Federal District Court upheld Massachusetts’s ban on many of the most popular firearms in America. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Texas Moms Demand Action President Charged for Accosting Teen Girls

| April 6, 2018

Texas Moms Demand Action President Charged for Accosting Teen Girls Not content to let the gun control and hardcore anti-Donald Trump communities’ hateful rhetoric be relegated to the internet, print media, television, and protests, prominent Texas Moms Demand Action President Kellye Burke decided she would take direct action against her political adversaries – by allegedly berating some teenage girls […]

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Florida Urgent: Please Attend Hearing on Gun Control Ordinance 4/10/18

| April 6, 2018

Florida Urgent: Please Attend Hearing on Gun Control Ordinance 4/10/18 The Leon County Commission will only hold ONE (1) public hearing before voting on adoption of this gun control ordinance.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kansas: Conference Committee Passes Self-Defense Legislation to the Senate Floor

| April 6, 2018

Kansas: Conference Committee Passes Self-Defense Legislation to the Senate Floor As early as tomorrow, the Kansas Senate will consider House Bill 2042 and your Senators need to hear from you. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: House Committee Passes Trigger Modification Ban

| April 6, 2018

Hawaii: House Committee Passes Trigger Modification Ban On Wednesday, April 4th, the Hawaii House Committee on Judiciary passed Senate Bill 2046 with amendments.  The Committee added SB 2046 to their agenda less than an hour before the scheduled hearing.  SB 2046 will now head to the House floor for further consideration.  Please contact your state […]

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Cruz: There are a lot of lawmakers in DC who want the 2nd Amendment repealed

| April 6, 2018

Cruz: There are a lot of lawmakers in DC who want the 2nd Amendment repealed “Now, here’s a dirty little secret: There are a whole lot of Democrats in Washington who agree with them; they just don’t have the candor or the honesty of Justice Stevens and the New York Times.” View full story Originally […]

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Moms Demand Action Leader Charged After Screaming Obscenities At Teenage Girl Wearing Trump T-Shirt

| April 6, 2018

Moms Demand Action Leader Charged After Screaming Obscenities At Teenage Girl Wearing Trump T-Shirt On Wednesday, a woman who has been the Texas chapter leader of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America was charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly accosting two teenage girls at a cookie store and yelling profanities at them because […]

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Ohio: Committees to Hear Self-Defense Bills

| April 5, 2018

Ohio: Committees to Hear Self-Defense Bills On April 10th, the Ohio state Senate Judiciary Committee and the state House Federalism and Interstate Relations Committee will be holding the fourth hearings to accept proponent/opponent testimony on Senate Bill 180 and Substitute House Bill 228 respectively.  These bills will improve the ability of law-abiding citizens to defend themselves in Ohio.  Please contact […]

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Eric Holder anti-gun ‘Operation Choke Point’ redux hits New York

| April 5, 2018

Eric Holder anti-gun ‘Operation Choke Point’ redux hits New York Remember when Eric Holder, Barack Obama’s attorney general-slash-political-pitbull, went after gun sellers by going after the banks who did business with them — the old Operation Choke Point moment in the so-called “scandal-free Obama administration” time?Well here comes New York with a similarly sly gun […]

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Gun owner pardoned by Christie will take first post-prison shots

| April 5, 2018

Gun owner pardoned by Christie will take first post-prison shots Pardoned in January for a gun conviction by then-Gov. Chris Christie, Brian Aitken will rejoin the ranks of gun owners on April 14 with a public event at a Randolph shooting range. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Illinois: NRA joins fight against Deerfield’s gun ban

| April 5, 2018

Illinois: NRA joins fight against Deerfield’s gun ban The gun rights group, Guns Save Life, is filing a lawsuit, and they’re getting support from the National Rifle Association. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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More than a decade after it passed, California gun law still being fought in court

| April 5, 2018

More than a decade after it passed, California gun law still being fought in court It’s been more than a decade since state lawmakers passed a law requiring expended shell casings from new-model semiautomatic pistols to carry identifying marks called microstamps, which police would be able to use to pinpoint a gun used in a […]

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Nick Kristof Argues with Straw Men about Guns; Straw Men Win

| April 5, 2018

Nick Kristof Argues with Straw Men about Guns; Straw Men Win Yesterday, the New York Times’ Nick Kristof posted a column that purported to tell his largely progressive readership “how to win an argument about guns.” I’m interested to read good arguments from the other side, so I clicked eager to find how Kristof would […]

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