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Virginia: Dangerous Gun Control Agenda Looming as Legislature Convenes for its 2018 Legislative Session

| January 10, 2018

Virginia: Dangerous Gun Control Agenda Looming as Legislature Convenes for its 2018 Legislative Session As the Virginia General Assembly reconvenes for the 2018 session, it is more imperative than ever for NRA members and gun owners to make their voice heard. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Armed Suspect Takes Hostage, Shot by Pizza Store Manager

| January 10, 2018

Armed Suspect Takes Hostage, Shot by Pizza Store Manager A restaurant employee said a man entered the establishment with a gun. That’s when things turned violent. One employee was forcibly grabbed, and used as a hostage. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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West Virginia: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 10, 2018

West Virginia: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Today, January 10th, the West Virginia Legislature begins its 2018 legislative session. This year, your NRA is seeking several significant pro-gun measures.  It’s vital that gun owners and sportsmen across the Mountain State stay actively involved throughout 2018.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia’s Northam: Gun control, Medicaid among priorities for 2018

| January 10, 2018

Virginia’s Northam: Gun control, Medicaid among priorities for 2018 Democratic Gov.-elect Ralph Northam said Tuesday that expanding Medicaid in Virginia and implementing universal background checks for gun buyers will be two of his top legislative priorities after he takes office this weekend. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Editorial: Delay New York gun permit deadline

| January 10, 2018

Editorial: Delay New York gun permit deadline When the citizens appear just as confused and uninformed about how to respond to a government mandate as the government officials in charge of enforcing it, it’s time to take a beat and get things under control.Such is the case with a provision of New York’s SAFE Act […]

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Nebraska senators reject proposed handgun fee increase

| January 10, 2018

Nebraska senators reject proposed handgun fee increase Nebraska lawmakers rejected a bill Tuesday that would have raised the cost of a handgun permit from $5 to $25, with some senators arguing that counties shouldn’t impose any fee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Pro-Gun Bills Fail to Pass Public Safety Committees

| January 9, 2018

California: Pro-Gun Bills Fail to Pass Public Safety Committees Today, the Assembly Public Safety Committee failed to pass Assembly Bill 1394, sponsored by Assembly Member Travis Allen (R-72). AB 1394 would have addressed the inequitable nature of California’s current concealed carry law by removing the “good cause” requirement and turning California into a “shall issue” state.   […]

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South Carolina: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 9, 2018

South Carolina: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes The South Carolina Legislature has convened its 2018 session today.  As in 2017, legislation has and will be introduced that affects gun owners across South Carolina.  It is vital that gun owners and sportsmen across the state stay actively involved throughout 2018. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Hampshire: Hearings Scheduled in House Committees on Wednesday

| January 9, 2018

New Hampshire: Hearings Scheduled in House Committees on Wednesday This week, two House committees have scheduled hearings on both pro- and anti-gun bills. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kansas: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 9, 2018

Kansas: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Yesterday, the Kansas Legislature began its 2018 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Northam: Gun control, Medicaid among priorities for 2018

| January 9, 2018

Northam: Gun control, Medicaid among priorities for 2018 Democratic Gov.-elect Ralph Northam said Tuesday that expanding Medicaid in Virginia and implementing universal background checks for gun buyers will be two of his top legislative priorities after he takes office this weekend. Northam spoke with outgoing Gov. Terry McAuliffe at a press conference Tuesday, one day […]

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Idaho: 2018 Legislative Session is Now Underway

| January 9, 2018

Idaho: 2018 Legislative Session is Now Underway Yesterday, the Idaho Legislature began its 2018 session.  Your NRA-ILA will continue to work hard to promote and protect your Second Amendment rights throughout this session.  It is important that gun owners and sportsmen across the state of Idaho stay actively involved in 2018. View full story Originally […]

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Arizona: 2018 Legislative Session Now Underway

| January 9, 2018

Arizona: 2018 Legislative Session Now Underway Yesterday, the Arizona Legislature began its 2018 session.  Your NRA-ILA will continue to work hard to promote and protect your Second Amendment rights throughout this session.  It is important that gun owners and sportsmen across the state of Arizona stay actively involved in 2018. View full story Originally posted […]

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Man shot while trying to rob 58-year-old in Austin

| January 9, 2018

Man shot while trying to rob 58-year-old in Austin A 23-year-old man was shot Monday evening by a 58-year-old man he was trying to rob in the West Side Austin neighborhood. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Lawrenceville homeowner shoots intruders

| January 9, 2018

Lawrenceville homeowner shoots intruders Gwinnett police are investigating after a homeowner shot an intruder inside his home early Monday morning in Lawrenceville. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alabama: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes with a Pro-Gun Bill Introduced

| January 9, 2018

Alabama: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes with a Pro-Gun Bill Introduced Today, January 9th, the Alabama Legislature convenes for its 2018 legislative session with the introduction of a bill which aims to protect and enhance your Second Amendment rights.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Federal Investigators Couldn’t Illegally Buy Guns Through Legitimate Websites Despite 72 Attempts

| January 8, 2018

Federal Investigators Couldn’t Illegally Buy Guns Through Legitimate Websites Despite 72 Attempts Federal agents posing as criminals were unable to purchase any firearms from legitimate online marketplaces despite dozens of attempts over a two-year period. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Governor, AG Call Nevada Gun Background Checks Law Defective

| January 8, 2018

Governor, AG Call Nevada Gun Background Checks Law Defective Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and state Attorney General Adam Laxalt are telling a judge that a strict gun background-check ballot measure that voters passed in November 2016 was defective as written and can’t be enforced. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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California: Want to carry a gun in Riverside County? You have to wait 2 years just to be considered

| January 8, 2018

California: Want to carry a gun in Riverside County? You have to wait 2 years just to be considered It was the summer of 2016 when Steve Perkio, a retired construction worker with a love for the outdoors, walked into the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department headquarters with his paperwork in hand. Perkio planned to spend […]

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Kentucky: Bowling Green City Commission right to allow concealed weapons in city buildings

| January 8, 2018

Kentucky: Bowling Green City Commission right to allow concealed weapons in city buildings It has been proven that when someone commits a mass shooting, another person with a concealed-carry pistol can save lives by taking the shooter out.Having said that, we believe the Bowling Green City Commission made the appropriate vote Tuesday, approving in a […]

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