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NRA Challenges Oregon’s Latest Gun, Magazine Ban

| February 28, 2020

NRA Challenges Oregon’s Latest Gun, Magazine Ban The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today filed a legal challenge to Initiative Petition 60 (IP60), a proposed ballot measure that would heavily regulate commonly owned semi-automatic firearms, ban the possession of these firearms by law-abiding young adults, and ban standard capacity magazines. View full […]

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Oregon: Legislators Take a Stand Against Gun Control

| February 28, 2020

Oregon: Legislators Take a Stand Against Gun Control A group of pro-Second Amendment lawmakers have taken the step of refusing to attend floor sessions. Their action prevents a chamber of the Oregon Legislature from reaching a quorum and stops House Bill 4005A and other bills from advancing. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alabama: We Need Your Help to Pass Lifetime Permits in Senate Judiciary!

| February 28, 2020

Alabama: We Need Your Help to Pass Lifetime Permits in Senate Judiciary! On March 4th, the Senate Committee on Judiciary will hold a public hearing on Senate Bill 47 to create a new lifetime carry permit.  A number of sheriffs are attempting to derail this much needed upgrade, so Second Amendment supporters need to make their […]

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Minnesota: House Passes Pair of Anti-Gun Bills to the Senate

| February 28, 2020

Minnesota: House Passes Pair of Anti-Gun Bills to the Senate Yesterday, the Minnesota House of Representatives passed anti-gun carryover legislation from 2019, House File 8 and House File 9. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: Senate Passes Anti-Gun House Bills

| February 28, 2020

Virginia: Senate Passes Anti-Gun House Bills On February 26th and 27th, the Virginia Senate voted to pass a number of the anti-gun bills that crossed over from the House. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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West Virginia: Carry Permit Fee Reduction Moves to Senate Floor

| February 27, 2020

West Virginia: Carry Permit Fee Reduction Moves to Senate Floor Today, the Senate Finance Committee voted to approve House Bill 4955, sending it to the Senate floor. HB 4955 reduces the application fee for a License to Carry Deadly Weapons (LCDW). View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: House Passes Range Protection & Preemption Bill

| February 27, 2020

Iowa: House Passes Range Protection & Preemption Bill On February 27th, the Iowa House of Representatives voted 52-44 to pass House File 2502 to protect shooting ranges from being shut down by unreasonable local ordinances and ensure that Second Amendment rights remain protected across the state. It’s now on to the Senate for further consideration. […]

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Alabama: Sheriffs Attempting to Kill Lifetime Permit Option

| February 27, 2020

Alabama: Sheriffs Attempting to Kill Lifetime Permit Option Your NRA has learned that a number of Alabama sheriffs are attempting to derail House Bill 39 and Senate Bill 47, NRA-supported bills to provide a lifetime option to Alabama’s concealed carry permit holders.  We’ve heard that the Alabama Sheriffs Association (ASA) and individual sheriffs from across the state have […]

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NRA Leads Constitutional Carry Fight in TN

| February 27, 2020

NRA Leads Constitutional Carry Fight in TN The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) is leading the fight for Constitutional Carry in Tennessee, a measure that would expand self-defense options for law-abiding citizens. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Senate Judiciary Committee to Vote on Anti-Gun Bills

| February 26, 2020

Hawaii: Senate Judiciary Committee to Vote on Anti-Gun Bills On Thursday, February 27th, the Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a decision-making hearing on SB 2519 and SB 2635. No oral testimony will be accepted at this hearing. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Congratulates Katharine MacGregor on her Confirmation as Deputy Secretary of the Department of the Interior

| February 26, 2020

NRA Congratulates Katharine MacGregor on her Confirmation as Deputy Secretary of the Department of the Interior MacGregor Brings ‘Deep Knowledge” of Public Resource Management   Fairfax, VA – The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) welcomes Katharine MacGregor as the new Deputy Secretary of the Department of the Interior. The U.S. Senate confirmed […]

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Virginia: Senate Voting on Anti-Gun House Bills

| February 26, 2020

Virginia: Senate Voting on Anti-Gun House Bills Today, the Virginia Senate is holding third reading (final floor vote) on the anti-gun bills that crossed over from the House. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: House to Vote on Anti-Gun Bills

| February 25, 2020

Hawaii: House to Vote on Anti-Gun Bills This Thursday, February 27th, three anti-gun bills: HB 1902, HB 2322, and HB 2736 will be eligible for floor votes in the House. All three bills were heavily amended while in committee to include far more restrictions on your Second Amendment rights. View full story Originally posted at […]

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California: Legislature to Consider Banning Lead Ammo at Shooting Ranges

| February 25, 2020

California: Legislature to Consider Banning Lead Ammo at Shooting Ranges Friday, February 21, was the bill introduction deadline in the California legislature. We anticipate the legislature will make another aggressive push at our Second Amendment Rights and hunting heritage in the Golden State.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Missouri: House Committee Hearing Self-Defense On Public Transit

| February 25, 2020

Missouri: House Committee Hearing Self-Defense On Public Transit On February 26th, the House General Laws Committee will hear House Bill 1722 to ensure law-abiding citizens may carry firearms for self-defense on public transit. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Last Year’s Anti-Gun Bills Head to House Floor

| February 25, 2020

Minnesota: Last Year’s Anti-Gun Bills Head to House Floor On Thursday, February 27th, the Minnesota House of Representatives will consider House File 8 and House File 9, anti-gun bills carried over from the 2019 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Utah: Three Anti-Gun Bills Die in Committee

| February 25, 2020

Utah: Three Anti-Gun Bills Die in Committee Yesterday, multiple gun control measures were either defeated or held from passage during their committee consideration. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: San Jose City Council to Consider Taxing its Law-Abiding Citizens

| February 25, 2020

California: San Jose City Council to Consider Taxing its Law-Abiding Citizens Today, February 25, at 1:30 pm, the San Jose City Council will consider their Council Policy Priority Nominations.  One of Mayor Sam Liccardo’s priority nominations is of utmost concern to law-abiding gun owners.  This nomination punishes law-abiding gun owners for owning a lawful product by forcing them to […]

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Alabama: Rep. Stringer Sponsors HB 308 to Kill Lifetime Permit Option!

| February 25, 2020

Alabama: Rep. Stringer Sponsors HB 308 to Kill Lifetime Permit Option! NRA has alerted our members and supporters of our strong support of House Bill 39 and Senate Bill 47, bills that will provide a lifetime option to Alabama’s concealed carry permit holders.  These pro-gun measures will give YOU the choice of which permit option is best for […]

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Florida: DOJ Study Shows That a "Gun-Show Loophole" Doesn’t Exist

| February 25, 2020

Florida: DOJ Study Shows That a "Gun-Show Loophole" Doesn’t Exist It has now been over a year since the DOJ issued a press release and the Report on where criminals acquire their crime guns.  Clearly, the Report did not fit the narrative that the media wanted to promote — or you would have read or […]

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