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Louisiana: Egregious Anti-Gun Bills Brewing in 2018 Session

| March 16, 2018

Louisiana: Egregious Anti-Gun Bills Brewing in 2018 Session As the Louisiana Legislature begins its 2018 Session, several overreaching gun control bills have been filed that infringe on your Second Amendment rights and your right to self-defense. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kansas: Multiple Anti-Gun Amendments Defeated in the Senate

| March 16, 2018

Kansas: Multiple Anti-Gun Amendments Defeated in the Senate Yesterday, the Kansas Senate voted down numerous anti-gun amendments to self-defense legislation, House Bill 2042.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Indiana: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

| March 16, 2018

Indiana: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die On Wednesday, March 14th, the Indiana Legislature adjourned sine die from its 2018 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Gun Owner Rally in Trenton on March 26

| March 16, 2018

New Jersey: Gun Owner Rally in Trenton on March 26 Garden State NRA members and gun owners are invited and encouraged to attend a morning rally in Trenton on March 26. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Monday Hearing Scheduled for Gun Bills in Senate Committee

| March 16, 2018

Colorado: Monday Hearing Scheduled for Gun Bills in Senate Committee On Monday, March 19, the Senate State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee is scheduled to consider two gun bills. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert: Gun Bill Causing Financial Losses for those Under 21

| March 16, 2018

Florida Alert: Gun Bill Causing Financial Losses for those Under 21 As previously reported, the passing of the Florida gun control bill was so orchestrated by Republicans that as soon as Governor Scott signed the bill into law, FDLE quickly shut down the background check system for hours to update the system to accommodate the […]

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Maryland: Multiple Gun Control Bills on the Move

| March 16, 2018

Maryland: Multiple Gun Control Bills on the Move Yesterday, the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee heard House Bill 819, the House cross-file of Senate Bill 741. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun Carry Laws Don’t Invent a New Right

| March 16, 2018

Gun Carry Laws Don’t Invent a New Right Unless you follow this stuff closely, you probably hadn’t heard this. And why would you have? Although it was breathlessly reported in some of the year-end roundups, the rule actually went into effect in September. And, as a result … nothing happened. Nothing at all. View full […]

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NRA-backed Stand Your Ground Bill Becomes Law in Wyoming

| March 15, 2018

NRA-backed Stand Your Ground Bill Becomes Law in Wyoming Wyoming’s new NRA-backed Stand Your Ground bill becomes law on July 1, 2018.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Wyoming: Stand Your Ground Legislation Becomes Law

| March 15, 2018

Wyoming: Stand Your Ground Legislation Becomes Law Today, Governor Matt Mead stated that he allowed important self-defense legislation, House Bill 168, to become law at midnight last night without his signature.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont: New York-Style Gun Bans and Waiting Period To be Considered in Vermont House

| March 15, 2018

Vermont: New York-Style Gun Bans and Waiting Period To be Considered in Vermont House Vermont gun owners need to make their voices heard immediately as the state moves dangerously close to adopting the same draconian laws as neighboring New York. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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School Walkout Organizers Can’t Decide What They’re Protesting

| March 15, 2018

School Walkout Organizers Can’t Decide What They’re Protesting The protest was organized not simply to advocate for stricter gun-control laws but also to speak out against “police brutality,” “militarized policing,” and America’s “imperialist foreign policy,” according to ENOUGH National School Walkout — a subsidiary of the Women’s March. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Your Right to Free Speech, Like My Right to Self-Defense, Isn’t Open to Debate

| March 15, 2018

Your Right to Free Speech, Like My Right to Self-Defense, Isn’t Open to Debate Today, some students, teachers, and other Americans who share their views are walking out of classes across the country to call for limits on the right of free assembly. Wait, strike that. They’re walking out of classes to call for further […]

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Grassley slams Florida officials for not attending hearing on school safety

| March 15, 2018

Grassley slams Florida officials for not attending hearing on school safety Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) blasted a pair of Florida officials on Wednesday for refusing to appear before the committee for its hearing on school safety and gun control measures. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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FBI to improve process for handling tips in wake of Parkland shooting

| March 15, 2018

FBI to improve process for handling tips in wake of Parkland shooting The FBI will beef up its procedures for documenting and following up on investigative leads after mishandling detailed tips about the teenager who shot and killed 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida, a top official said on Wednesday. View full […]

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Inside the Schools’ Gun-Control Walkouts

| March 15, 2018

Inside the Schools’ Gun-Control Walkouts It was just past 10:00 a.m. when the scuffle almost became a fight. According to one student, a boy had been throwing ice at a girl, and she retaliated. The crowd surged away from the nexus of the disagreement, giving the pair space. After a blur of red and black […]

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Oklahoma: House to Vote on Constitutional Carry Legislation

| March 14, 2018

Oklahoma: House to Vote on Constitutional Carry Legislation Earlier this month, the Oklahoma state House Public Safety Committee passed constitutional carry legislation.  House Bill 2951 is now expected to be voted on the House floor tomorrow.  Please contact your state Representative and urge them to support HB 2951.  Click the “Take Action” button below to contact […]

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NRA Applauds STOP School Violence Act of 2018

| March 14, 2018

NRA Applauds STOP School Violence Act of 2018 The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) applauded on Wednesday the passage of H.R. 4909, the “STOP School Violence Act of 2018.” This bi-partisan legislation provides funding for training students, teachers, school administrators and local law enforcement to identify early warning signs that a person is a threat […]

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Customers’ protests bring standard-capacity magazines back to AAFES shelves

| March 14, 2018

Customers’ protests bring standard-capacity magazines back to AAFES shelves After a vocal response from customers, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service will begin restocking its shelves this week with high-capacity ammunition magazines — reversing a policy to stop selling magazines that hold 11 or more rounds. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO expects to lose customers over company’s discriminatory gun rule

| March 14, 2018

Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO expects to lose customers over company’s discriminatory gun rule Stack acknowledged that some of the sporting goods chain’s customers could vote with their feet.”There has been some negative pushback on this and some of those customers that buy firearms buy other things also,” Stack said during the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call […]

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