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Gun Grabbers Misleading Us

| October 30, 2019

Gun Grabbers Misleading Us Gun control did not become politically acceptable until the Gun Control Act of 1968 signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson. The law’s primary focus was to regulate commerce in firearms by prohibiting interstate firearms transfers except among licensed manufacturers, dealers and importers. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania Court Knocks Out Pittsburgh Gun Control in NRA-Backed Case

| October 29, 2019

Pennsylvania Court Knocks Out Pittsburgh Gun Control in NRA-Backed Case In an NRA-backed challenge, the Allegheny Court of Common Pleas found that Pittsburgh’s attempt to impose local gun control measures was a clear violation of state law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Pennsylvania Urgent Hunting Alert: Your Representative Needs to Hear from You Immediately!

| October 29, 2019

Pennsylvania Urgent Hunting Alert: Your Representative Needs to Hear from You Immediately! Your State Representative is expected to vote on important pro-hunting legislation, Senate Bill 147, as early as tomorrow! View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Member spotlight: Meet the Man Who Helped Turn an Anti-Gun Townhall into a Pro-gun Rally

| October 28, 2019

NRA Member spotlight: Meet the Man Who Helped Turn an Anti-Gun Townhall into a Pro-gun Rally At a townhall meeting in Michigan this month, Congresswoman Haley Stevens appeared to lose control when the NRA came up and began emotionally screaming, “The NRA has got to go! The NRA has got to go!” The audience was filled with […]

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Of Course Shannon Watts and Everytown are Anti-gun and Hate the Second Amendment

| October 28, 2019

Of Course Shannon Watts and Everytown are Anti-gun and Hate the Second Amendment Shannon Watts must be making a late run at PolitiFact’s Lie of the Year. On the October 18 edition of CBS’s “The Takeout with Major Garrett,” the gun control activist told the correspondent, “Often people think that because we’re doing this work, we’re […]

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Anti-gun Ghosts Consider Challenges to President Trump as Current Field Falters

| October 28, 2019

Anti-gun Ghosts Consider Challenges to President Trump as Current Field Falters This is the time of year when hideous creatures emerge on television and computer screens to menace and prey upon the unwary. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Tacoma City Council to Vote on Proposed Gun Tax

| October 26, 2019

Washington: Tacoma City Council to Vote on Proposed Gun Tax On Tuesday, October 29th, the Tacoma City Council is scheduled to hold a Final Reading and vote on a proposed ordinance to tax the purchase of firearms and ammunition. Additionally, the City Council is considering an amendment to exempt manufacturers from this tax scheme, leaving local gun store […]

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Illinois: Gun Control Bill May Move Soon

| October 25, 2019

Illinois: Gun Control Bill May Move Soon The Illinois General Assembly will reconvene for a Veto Session on October 28th and gun control legislation may move quickly. Anti-gun legislators are not giving up in their attempt to pass Senate Bill 1966 to criminalize private firearm transfers and unnecessarily increase the cost and red tape for a FOID. SB […]

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Pennsylvania: Your Action Needed – Urge Your Representative to Support Important Pro-Hunting Legislation on Monday

| October 25, 2019

Pennsylvania: Your Action Needed – Urge Your Representative to Support Important Pro-Hunting Legislation on Monday On Monday, October 28, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives is scheduled to consider pro-hunting legislation, Senate Bill 147. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Hampshire: House Committee to Vote on Firearm Seizure Bill

| October 25, 2019

New Hampshire: House Committee to Vote on Firearm Seizure Bill On October 30th, the New Hampshire state House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee will hold the final executive session on the carry-over House Bill 687, which would allow Second Amendment rights to be suspended and firearms seized without due process.  View full story Originally […]

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Washington: Court Upholds State Preemption in Legal Victory for NRA & SAF

| October 25, 2019

Washington: Court Upholds State Preemption in Legal Victory for NRA & SAF On October 18th, law-abiding gun owners won a major victory when the Washington Superior Court granted a motion for summary judgment against the City of Edmonds for violating the state’s preemption statute. This win invalidates the mandatory firearm storage ordinance passed by the City Council, […]

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Harris County Commission to Consider Resolution Calling on Congress & Texas Legislature to Pass Ban on Private Firearm Transfers

| October 25, 2019

Harris County Commission to Consider Resolution Calling on Congress & Texas Legislature to Pass Ban on Private Firearm Transfers No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon: NRA Files Opposition to 2020 Proposed Restriction on Gun Rights

| October 24, 2019

Oregon: NRA Files Opposition to 2020 Proposed Restriction on Gun Rights On October 24th, NRA filed comments with the Oregon Secretary of State opposing a proposed ballot initiative that seeks to restrict the self-defense rights of Oregon’s law-abiding citizens. This egregious attack on our freedoms, known as Initiative Petition 40, rehashes the failed language from Initiative Petition 44 that […]

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NRA & Gun Owners Win. Bloomberg / Everytown Lose.

| October 24, 2019

NRA & Gun Owners Win. Bloomberg / Everytown Lose. The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today applauded a decision by the Montana state Supreme Court protecting the rights of law-abiding gun owners in that state. In an NRA-backed case, the justices held, in a 5-0 decision, that the City of Missoula’s attempt to impose extreme gun control measures […]

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Have we become too paranoid about mass shootings?

| October 22, 2019

Have we become too paranoid about mass shootings? Many Americans worry about when – not if – another mass shooting will occur, and a Gallup poll from September found that nearly half of Americans fear being a victim of one of these attacks. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Wisconsin: Gov. Evers Orders Special Session to Ram Gun Control Through Legislature

| October 22, 2019

Wisconsin: Gov. Evers Orders Special Session to Ram Gun Control Through Legislature Because the Legislature defended your freedom and did not accede to his demands, Governor Tony Evers issued an executive order for a “special” session to convene on November 7. Gov. Evers previously tried to undermine your Second Amendment right to keep and bear […]

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Veteran Criticizes Police Practices, Gets Guns and Firearm License Seized by Chief of Police

| October 21, 2019

Veteran Criticizes Police Practices, Gets Guns and Firearm License Seized by Chief of Police Watch what you say about local officialdom in Tisbury, Mass., or you may find Police Chief Mark Saloio knocking at your door to revoke your Second Amendment rights. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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DSC Foundation Videos Explain Why Hunting Is Conservation

| October 21, 2019

DSC Foundation Videos Explain Why Hunting Is Conservation Though many American hunters may not realize it, the Dallas Safari Club (DSC) and its DSC Foundation (DSCF) has been a prime supporter and promoter of anti-poaching efforts on the African continent. A mission-focused conservation organization, the DSC is funded by hunters from around the world and […]

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Assault on Firearm Industry Fails: Federal Court Dismisses Ohio Lawsuit

| October 21, 2019

Assault on Firearm Industry Fails: Federal Court Dismisses Ohio Lawsuit On October 9, a federal court in Ohio considered and dismissed, with prejudice, a lawsuit against Smith & Wesson, Remington, Sig Sauer, and other gun manufacturers, arising from a class action brought by Primus Group LLC. Primus Group LLC v. Smith & Wesson Corp., et […]

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California Gun Confiscation Draws ACLU Opposition

| October 21, 2019

California Gun Confiscation Draws ACLU Opposition We know that gun rights are interconnected with other civil rights. In their zeal to attack law-abiding gun owners and Second Amendment rights, gun control advocates have shown a willingness to trample other cherished civil liberties. Anti-gun advocates and lawmakers have openly stated their desire to abrogate individuals’ Second […]

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