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Nevada: Wildlife Commission Discharge Ordinance Withdrawn

| March 22, 2018

Nevada: Wildlife Commission Discharge Ordinance Withdrawn On March 16th, the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners withdrew Commission General Regulation 473/LCB File No. R111-17.  Thank you again to those NRA members and Second Amendment supporters who contacted the commission to voice their opposition to the ordinance. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Your Legislators Need to Hear From You in Opposition to Gun Control Agenda

| March 22, 2018

Minnesota: Your Legislators Need to Hear From You in Opposition to Gun Control Agenda Gun control groups and organizations are attempting to flood the halls of the Minnesota Legislature with calls for gun bans and other legislation that would only impact law-abiding gun owners and sportsmen.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: Senate Committee to Consider Legislation that Violates Due Process Tomorrow

| March 22, 2018

Maryland: Senate Committee to Consider Legislation that Violates Due Process Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee will consider gun control legislation, House Bill 1302. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Idaho: Self-Defense Legislation Becomes Law

| March 22, 2018

Idaho: Self-Defense Legislation Becomes Law On March 21st, Governor Butch Otter allowed Senate Bill 1313 to become law without his signature.  This important piece of legislation, which has the backing of law enforcement and prosecutors, will improve the ability of law-abiding citizens to defend themselves in Idaho.  Your NRA thanks Senator Todd Lakey and the Idaho Legislature […]

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Wisconsin: School Safety Package Passes Senate

| March 22, 2018

Wisconsin: School Safety Package Passes Senate On March 20th, the Wisconsin state Senate passed Assembly Bill 843 with Governor Scott Walker’s school safety package by a vote of 28-4.  It now heads back to the state Assembly for further consideration.  Please contact your state Assembly member and urge them to pass AB 843 with Gov. Walker’s school […]

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Citigroup Sets Restrictions on Gun Sales by Business Partners

| March 22, 2018

Citigroup Sets Restrictions on Gun Sales by Business Partners   Citigroup is setting restrictions on the sale of firearms by its business customers, making it the first Wall Street bank to take a stance in the divisive nationwide gun control debate. The new policy, announced Thursday, prohibits the sale of firearms to customers who have […]

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Vermont: House committee approves slew of gun restrictions despite flood of opposition from Vermonters

| March 22, 2018

Vermont: House committee approves slew of gun restrictions despite flood of opposition from Vermonters Just days after Vermont’s pro-gun coalition issued a joint complaint to House leaders regarding a lack of accessibility to lawmakers, the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday passed S.55, which includes a handful of significant restrictions on Second Amendment rights. Lawmakers approved […]

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Any Study Of ‘Gun Violence’ Should Include How Guns Save Lives

| March 22, 2018

Any Study Of ‘Gun Violence’ Should Include How Guns Save Lives After the Parkland, Florida shootings, some are calling for more government research into “gun violence.” Currently, the federal government’s Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is restricted by Congress from using tax money to promote gun control (although not from conducting research into […]

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Florida Alert: CRC Gun Control Amendments Ruled Out of Order

| March 21, 2018

Florida Alert: CRC Gun Control Amendments Ruled Out of Order No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA-backed self-defense bill becomes law in Idaho

| March 21, 2018

NRA-backed self-defense bill becomes law in Idaho Passing with backing from law enforcement and prosecutors, a vital piece of legislation that significantly improves every law-abiding citizen’s ability to defend themselves become law in the great state of Idaho. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Another Bill Gutted, This Time Prohibiting Firearm Raffles by Charitable Organizations

| March 21, 2018

California: Another Bill Gutted, This Time Prohibiting Firearm Raffles by Charitable Organizations On Tuesday, March 20, Assembly Bill 3199, sponsored by Assembly Member Chris Holden (D-41) was gutted and amended from legislation pertaining to California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) to legislation that prohibits firearms as raffle prizes by charitable organizations. View full […]

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Louisiana: Dangerous Bill with Amendment Heading to Senate Floor

| March 21, 2018

Louisiana: Dangerous Bill with Amendment Heading to Senate Floor As early as today, the Louisiana Senate could consider anti-gun legislation, Senate Bill 231. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon initiative would ban semi-automatic firearms, require owners to surrender certain guns

| March 21, 2018

Oregon initiative would ban semi-automatic firearms, require owners to surrender certain guns The proposal defines an “assault weapon” as any semiautomatic rifle that has the capacity to accept a detachable magazine, and any feature like folding or telescoping stock, or that can accept more than 10 rounds of ammunition. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Connecticut: Gun Control Bills to be Heard

| March 21, 2018

Connecticut: Gun Control Bills to be Heard On March 23rd, the Connecticut Joint Committee on Judiciary will be hearing gun control legislation that would regulate certain firearm build components as firearms themselves and far exceed federal law, allow interviews of family members for the issuance of pistol permits, and ban certain firearm parts and accessories.  Please contact committee […]

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Delaware: Anti-Gun Legislation Passes out of House

| March 21, 2018

Delaware: Anti-Gun Legislation Passes out of House Yesterday, the Delaware House passed House Bill 330, which would prohibit law-abiding adults aged 18 to 20 from purchasing or transferring a rifle or rifle ammunition without permission from a parent or guardian. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Anti-Reciprocity Resolutions to Be Heard

| March 21, 2018

Hawaii: Anti-Reciprocity Resolutions to Be Heard On Wednesday March 21st, the Hawaii state House Committee on Judiciary will be hearing House Concurrent Resolution 37 and House Resolution 29 requesting the Congressional Delegation of Hawaii to vote against any national reciprocity legislation.  HCR 37 and HR 29 previously passed the House Committee on Public Safety and […]

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California: Firearm-Related Bills Pass First Committee Hearings

| March 20, 2018

California: Firearm-Related Bills Pass First Committee Hearings Today, the Assembly Water Parks and Wildlife Committee heard and passed AB 2151 and the Assembly Public Safety Committee heard and passed both AB 1927 and AB 2103. The bills will next move to the Assembly Appropriations Committee.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Poll: More want school security than gun control

| March 20, 2018

Poll: More want school security than gun control The survey, done by Gallup, found that by a margin of 56 percent to 41 percent, “Americans are more likely to say the government should change laws related to ‘school security and mental health system’ rather than the ‘laws on the sales of guns and ammunition’ as the best […]

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Colorado: Senate Committee Defeats Anti-Gun Bill and Passes Pro-Gun Bill

| March 20, 2018

Colorado: Senate Committee Defeats Anti-Gun Bill and Passes Pro-Gun Bill Yesterday, the Senate State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee defeated anti-gun legislation, Senate Bill 51 on a party line vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Need A Ride To The Rally Next Week?

| March 20, 2018

New Jersey: Need A Ride To The Rally Next Week? Your NRA and the ANJRPC, are working hard to make sure we have a strong presence from gun owners next week in Trenton for the Second Amendment Rally. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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