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Jeff Sessions warns gang members: ‘We will hunt you down’

| September 22, 2017

Jeff Sessions warns gang members: ‘We will hunt you down’ U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned gang members on Thursday that they will be hunted down and brought to justice so they can no longer terrorize communities. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Canada: The gun registry’s legacy – creating needless paperwork criminals

| September 21, 2017

Canada: The gun registry’s legacy – creating needless paperwork criminals After the Chretien Liberal government spent years (and billions of tax dollars) trying to make criminals of every hunter, farmer, collector and target shooter with a gun, Canada’s firearms community has every right to worry the Trudeau administration intends to restore the reviled long-gun registry […]

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Gun buybacks get headlines, but there’s no evidence they reduce crime, researchers say

| September 21, 2017

Gun buybacks get headlines, but there’s no evidence they reduce crime, researchers say Gun buybacks have been held in the United States since the early 1990s based on the premise that taking firearms off the street will help make communities safer.Academic research into the subject, however, has found no evidence that these events actually contribute […]

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Kansas: No gun incidents reported following change in campus carry policy

| September 21, 2017

Kansas: No gun incidents reported following change in campus carry policy July 1 marked the changeover of a policy regarding concealed weapons on campuses of public universities in Kansas. Residents 21 years and older with a clean record and a host of other requirements are allowed to carry concealed and legally-owned guns on campus. View […]

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Ohio bill moves to cut notification penalty on concealed carry

| September 21, 2017

Ohio bill moves to cut notification penalty on concealed carry Ohio lawmakers are looking at cutting the penalties for concealed-carry permit holders who don’t tell police that they have a weapon when they’re detained by authorities. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Utah: Lawmakers to consider fee increases for Right-to-Carry permits

| September 21, 2017

Utah: Lawmakers to consider fee increases for Right-to-Carry permits Utah lawmakers voted Wednesday to move forward with legislation that could potentially raise fees for drivers’ licenses and concealed firearm permits. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Reuniting The United States With Reciprocity

| September 20, 2017

Reuniting The United States With Reciprocity Most concealed-carry permit holders understand the potential pitfalls of traveling with a firearm, given the outrageous patchwork of state laws involved in even a short interstate trip. And while we haven’t posted much about reciprocity of late, important national concealed-carry reciprocity legislation is still in play and needs your […]

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Chris W. Cox: The Washington Post Gets It Wrong On New Gun Legislation

| September 20, 2017

Chris W. Cox: The Washington Post Gets It Wrong On New Gun Legislation Law-abiding gun owners are tired of reading articles from elitist writers who want nothing more than to eliminate gun ownership in America. The latest example was Dana Milbank’s Sept. 11 piece, “The NRA’s idea of recreation: Assault rifles, armor-piercing bullets and silencers.” […]

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Trump administration prepares to ease export rules for U.S. guns

| September 20, 2017

Trump administration prepares to ease export rules for U.S. guns Aides to President Donald Trump are completing a plan to shift oversight of international non-military firearms sales from the State Department to the Commerce Department, four officials told Reuters. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Right-to-Carry gun bill clears Wisconsin Senate committee

| September 20, 2017

Right-to-Carry gun bill clears Wisconsin Senate committee Concealed weapons could be carried in Wisconsin without a permit under a “right-to-carry” bill headed to the state Senate for a vote as soon as next month. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun groups fight California bills they say will drive up cost of firearms

| September 20, 2017

Gun groups fight California bills they say will drive up cost of firearms California significantly tightened its firearms restrictions last year when it enacted a broad package of bills regulating ammunition sales, expanding the state’s prohibition on assault weapons and banning the possession of high-capacity magazines. Those laws are currently being challenged in court by […]

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No ‘Trump Slump': Gun sales, permit numbers stay strong in South Dakota

| September 20, 2017

No ‘Trump Slump': Gun sales, permit numbers stay strong in South Dakota South Dakotans still like their guns.Whether it is a continued growth in concealed carry permits or the sales of hunting rifles, gun interests remain strong, those who track the industry say. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bloomberg Spending Millions To Elect Anti-Gun Virginia Governor

| September 20, 2017

Bloomberg Spending Millions To Elect Anti-Gun Virginia Governor Billionaire anti-gunner Michael Bloomberg is at it again, pledging to spend $1 million through his gun control group Everytown for Gun Safety in an attempt to impact Virginia’s upcoming elections for governor and attorney general. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ohio: Right to Carry Reform Bill Passes Committee Vote

| September 19, 2017

Ohio: Right to Carry Reform Bill Passes Committee Vote Today, Substitute House Bill 142 passed the Ohio state House Committee on Federalism and Interstate Relations with a vote of 9-2. This bill will reform the requirement that a concealed handgun licensee notify a law enforcement officer that they are carrying a concealed handgun when stopped […]

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Wisconsin: Constitutional Carry Passes Committee Vote

| September 19, 2017

Wisconsin: Constitutional Carry Passes Committee Vote Today, Senate Bill 169 passed the Senate Judiciary Committee with a vote of 3-2.  SB 169 would allow for the concealed carry of a firearm without a concealed carry license anywhere in the state where an individual is legally allowed to be.  SB 169 will now head to the […]

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Join President Donald Trump This Friday for a Campaign Rally for Luther Strange!

| September 19, 2017

Join President Donald Trump This Friday for a Campaign Rally for Luther Strange! This Friday, September 22nd at 7 pm at the Von Braun Center Arena in Huntsville, President Donald Trump will be holding a rally for Luther Strange! Doors open at 4pm.  Please plan to attend! To register for the event, please click HERE.   View […]

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Why Virginians can’t trust Ralph Northam on campaign-finance reform

| September 19, 2017

Why Virginians can’t trust Ralph Northam on campaign-finance reform For those unfazed by conflicts of interest, maybe gun control is more persuasive. The Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund vowed to spend $1 million to assist Virginia Democrats, $450,000 of which will go directly to aiding Northam’s campaign. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Outside Money Floods Virginia Governor Race

| September 19, 2017

Outside Money Floods Virginia Governor Race The race has also been a battleground over gun control, with the National Rifle Association endorsing Gillespie. On the other side of the issue, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund says it will spend $700,000 for Northam. A spokesman for the Coalition […]

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Treat hunters with respect, not condescension

| September 18, 2017

Treat hunters with respect, not condescension Law-abiding gun owners are tired of reading articles from elitist advocates for gun control. The latest example was Dana Milbank’s Sept. 12 Washington Sketch column, “Sportsmen rejoice! Kevlar won’t save those turkeys.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Interior’s Ryan Zinke issues order to boost hunting, fishing in parks and monuments

| September 18, 2017

Interior’s Ryan Zinke issues order to boost hunting, fishing in parks and monuments Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke signed an order Friday to expand hunting and fishing on public lands, parks, and monuments while enhancing conservation and wildlife management. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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