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Kansas: Legislature Adjourns From 2017 Legislative Session

| June 26, 2017

Kansas: Legislature Adjourns From 2017 Legislative Session Today, the Kansas Legislature adjourned from its 2017 Legislative Session after numerous fights and many attempts to water down the pro-gun law taking effect later this week. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Kansas: Legislature Adjourns From 2017 Legislative Session

| June 26, 2017

Kansas: Legislature Adjourns From 2017 Legislative Session Today, the Kansas Legislature adjourned from its 2017 Legislative Session after numerous fights and many attempts to water down the pro-gun law taking effect later this week. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on Peruta v. California

| June 26, 2017

NRA Statement on Peruta v. California The executive director of the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, Chris W. Cox, released the following statement Monday regarding the United States Supreme Court’s denial of petition in the case of Peruta v. California: View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Statement on Peruta v. California

| June 26, 2017

NRA Statement on Peruta v. California The executive director of the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, Chris W. Cox, released the following statement Monday regarding the United States Supreme Court’s denial of petition in the case of Peruta v. California: View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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74% of American gun owners say owning a gun is ‘essential to their freedom’: Poll

| June 26, 2017

74% of American gun owners say owning a gun is ‘essential to their freedom’: Poll “As a nation, the U.S. has a deep and enduring connection to guns. Integrated into the fabric of American society since the country’s earliest days, guns remain a point of pride for many Americans. Whether for hunting, sport shooting or […]

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Bloomberg’s Next Anti-Washington Move: $200 Million Program for Mayors

| June 26, 2017

Bloomberg’s Next Anti-Washington Move: $200 Million Program for Mayors In an interview, Mr. Bloomberg said his city-focused initiative would serve in part as an extension of his advocacy for national policies that address climate change, gun violence, public health and immigration. That largely liberal agenda is aligned with the growing aspirations of big-city mayors, who […]

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Washington: Your Input Needed on Recreational Shooting in Tahuya State Forest

| June 23, 2017

Washington: Your Input Needed on Recreational Shooting in Tahuya State Forest Thank you to all NRA members and supporters who attended the public meeting in Mason County on possible locations for the  construction of a target shooting range in the Tahuya State Forest.  DNR has identified two potential locations for a proposed range and is […]

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Rhode Island: Last Chance to Stop Anti-Gun Bill

| June 23, 2017

Rhode Island: Last Chance to Stop Anti-Gun Bill The Rhode Island Legislature is going to be ending their six-month session any day now, and as we approach the finish line, this is the most dangerous time for gun owners. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Nationwide Firearms Turn-in Not Enough for Australia’s Gun Haters

| June 23, 2017

Nationwide Firearms Turn-in Not Enough for Australia’s Gun Haters On July 1, Australia begins National Firearms Amnesty 2017, the country’s fourth federal firearms buyback (more accurately termed turn-in) or amnesty program since 1987. According to the Australian government, officials hope to capture some of the country’s estimated 260,000 unregistered firearms. The Australian government has also […]

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Steadfast Czechs Fight on Against EU Gun Control

| June 23, 2017

Steadfast Czechs Fight on Against EU Gun Control The European Union’s new restrictions on firearms ownership were finalized on May 24, when the misguided changes to the European Firearms Directive were published in the political bloc’s Official Journal. Despite this setback, the Czech Republic has made clear that the country will continue its fight for […]

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Mainstream Media Misrepresents NRA’s Position on Right-to-Carry Permits

| June 23, 2017

Mainstream Media Misrepresents NRA’s Position on Right-to-Carry Permits There is an ongoing debate as to the severity of the decline in the modern attention span. However, in a world pervaded by 140 character messages and trivial clickbait articles, few would argue that many are now consuming information more rapidly and in smaller pieces. In this […]

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NRA to give firearms training to lawmakers, staff

| June 23, 2017

NRA to give firearms training to lawmakers, staff The National Rifle Association has agreed to provide firearms training to House and Senate lawmakers and their staffs in the wake of this month’s baseball gun attack. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado teachers, administrators train to take offensive against active shooter

| June 23, 2017

Colorado teachers, administrators train to take offensive against active shooter If someone begins shooting at the students or staff at Fleming K-12 School in northeast Colorado, football coach and bus driver Scott Muller wants to be ready to shoot back.“Something like this is nothing you want to do,” Muller said during a break from the […]

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Virginia: Washington County drops local fees for handgun carry permits

| June 23, 2017

Virginia: Washington County drops local fees for handgun carry permits A local processing fee has been dropped in Washington County, Virginia, to give more residents an opportunity to obtain a concealed handgun carry permit.On Tuesday, Sheriff Fred Newman said all non-mandated fees associated with obtaining a Virginia concealed weapons permit in Washington County will be […]

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Chinese food driver shoots would-be robber outside abandoned house

| June 23, 2017

Chinese food driver shoots would-be robber outside abandoned house A Chinese food delivery driver shot at least one of three teens who police said set up the driver with the intent to rob him. Police said a group of three teens called in a Hot Wok Chinese order and had it delivered to a vacant […]

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Accused robber hospitalized after being shot in St. Helena Parish

| June 23, 2017

Accused robber hospitalized after being shot in St. Helena Parish A man is in the hospital after a failed robbery attempt at a store in St. Helena Parish. Authorities were called to the scene at the intersection of Highway 448 and Highway 10. There, they discovered a person shot a man in the leg after […]

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NRA to give firearms training to lawmakers, staff

| June 22, 2017

NRA to give firearms training to lawmakers, staff The National Rifle Association has agreed to provide firearms training to House and Senate lawmakers and their staffs in the wake of this month’s baseball gun attack. At the urging of Alabama Sen. Luther Strange, who had a staffer pitching at the time of the shooting by […]

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Gun control is fine except for not working

| June 22, 2017

Gun control is fine except for not working Whenever there is a shooting, liberals have an answer that is not an answer, namely the charade of more gun control. Fine, try it, and maybe some voodoo along the way, but it doesn’t work very well, there are better alternatives, and what’s truly absurd in this […]

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Colorado teachers’ active-shooter training shows them how to fire back

| June 22, 2017

Colorado teachers’ active-shooter training shows them how to fire back More than a dozen Colorado teachers received training on how to fire back at active shooters in schools, in a program that gun-rights advocates call essential. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Jersey: Christie pardons two military veterans with gun-related convictions

| June 22, 2017

New Jersey: Christie pardons two military veterans with gun-related convictions Gov. Chris Christie has pardoned two military veterans with gun convictions, the latest in his ongoing effort to aid people who he believes have become victims of New Jersey’s strict gun laws. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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