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Gov. Northam’s Gun Control Package Would Ban Boy Scouts’ .22 Rifles

| January 7, 2019

Gov. Northam’s Gun Control Package Would Ban Boy Scouts’ .22 Rifles Democratic Governor Ralph Northam rolled out a gun control package which could be bad news for the Boy Scouts: it bans the common .22 rifle on which many young people learn to shoot. Among the bills in the sweeping proposal is one which the […]

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Dems to push gun control on anniversary of Giffords shooting

| January 7, 2019

Dems to push gun control on anniversary of Giffords shooting Days after reclaiming the House majority, Democrats are introducing gun control legislation timed for the anniversary of the shooting of former Democratic Rep. Gabby Giffords. Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats will introduce a bill to expand background checks for sales and transfers of firearms […]

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State senator takes another run at Sunday hunting in Pennsylvania

| January 7, 2019

State senator takes another run at Sunday hunting in Pennsylvania State Sen. Dan Laughlin plans to reintroduce legislation this month that would permit hunting on some Sundays in Pennsylvania. Laughlin, R-49th Dist., proposed similar legislation a year ago, but couldn’t get the support necessary to get it approved. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Paralyzed 8-year-old gifted new hunting gear to replace his stolen equipment

| January 7, 2019

Paralyzed 8-year-old gifted new hunting gear to replace his stolen equipment Just before Christmas, an 8-year-old boy lost all his hunting gear to thieves, and he’s now finding out that good people outweigh the bad in the world. Jayce Collum was devastated when his gear was stolen in December, but now people have been sending […]

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Washington: I-1639 Provision In Effect, Infringing Rights of Young Adults

| January 7, 2019

Washington: I-1639 Provision In Effect, Infringing Rights of Young Adults With the start of 2019, one provision from Initiative 1639 has taken effect.  I-1639 classifies semi-automatic rifles commonly owned for recreation and self-defense as “assault” weapons and prohibits young adults under the age of 21 from purchasing them. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida: Anti-Gun Lobbyists – OR – Hired-Gun Mercenaries?

| January 4, 2019

Florida: Anti-Gun Lobbyists – OR – Hired-Gun Mercenaries? An article posted on FLORIDA POLITICS  dated 12/25/2018 titled The 12 Days of Christmas …reported that NY Billionaire  Mike Bloomberg’s anti-gun group “Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund” has hired the Smith Bryan & Myers lobbying team of Matt Bryan, David Daniels, Thomas Griffin, Jeff Hartley, Lisa […]

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Gun Owners Call BS on Restrictive Measures in New Jersey and Canada

| January 4, 2019

Gun Owners Call BS on Restrictive Measures in New Jersey and Canada Treating nice people like criminals isn’t likely to enhance respect for the law.That’s a tough lesson anti-gun officials in New Jersey and Canada are learning now that deadlines are past or nearly arrived for certain newly-enacted gun control measures.  View full story Originally […]

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Gun Controllers Want Credit Card Companies to Monitor and Restrict Lawful Purchases

| January 4, 2019

Gun Controllers Want Credit Card Companies to Monitor and Restrict Lawful Purchases Gun controllers frustrated that their federal agenda has been repeatedly rejected by Americans through their elected representatives are seeking to restrict gun rights by way of the private financial system. The goal is to pressure financial services companies into either not doing business […]

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House Dems to introduce gun backgrounds checks bill on Tuesday

| January 4, 2019

House Dems to introduce gun backgrounds checks bill on Tuesday House Democrats will introduce their proposal to require universal backgrounds checks for gun sales on Tuesday, the eighth anniversary of former Rep. Gabby Gifford’s shooting, according Democratic lawmakers and aides. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Rep. Mike Thompson (Calif.) — who heads up a Democratic […]

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Gov. Northam announces gun control package to be introduced in next session

| January 4, 2019

Gov. Northam announces gun control package to be introduced in next session Governor Ralph Northam has announced a comprehensive package of legislation that he claims will prevent gun violence and improve the safety of Virginia’s citizens and communities. He said the package includes measures to require universal background checks; establish an Extreme Risk Protective Order; […]

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Pelosi Looks Beyond Investigating Trump to Set Democrats’ 2020 Agenda

| January 4, 2019

Pelosi Looks Beyond Investigating Trump to Set Democrats’ 2020 Agenda With the House speaker’s gavel now in hand, Nancy Pelosi has a chance to sketch out a vision of how Democrats would govern if voters award them control of Congress and the White House in 2020. Addressing the House chamber on Thursday, Pelosi ticked off […]

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Pelosi to make history with second Speakership

| January 4, 2019

Pelosi to make history with second Speakership Rep. Nancy Pelosi is about to make history. Again.The California Democrat broke new ground in 2007 when she became the first woman ever to ascend to the House Speakership. On Thursday, twelve years later, she’s poised to take the gavel once more, following a midterm wave that will […]

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Don’t trample on the Second Amendment: Sen. John Kennedy

| January 4, 2019

Don’t trample on the Second Amendment: Sen. John Kennedy Too often overlooked in the push to rewrite our gun laws is the irony of expecting evil to be chastened by an erosion of law-abiding citizens’ rights. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Unclear if security efforts, grant money helping student safety after Parkland tragedy

| January 2, 2019

Unclear if security efforts, grant money helping student safety after Parkland tragedy Ten months after the Parkland school shooting and nine months after Congress acted, federal money is flowing to states to boost school security and new records are pouring in to the national background check system. It’s unclear if either of those is making […]

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New Brazil leader Bolsonaro targets crime, leftwing ‘ideology’

| January 2, 2019

New Brazil leader Bolsonaro targets crime, leftwing ‘ideology’ Brazil’s new President Jair Bolsonaro declared a crusade against crime, corruption and leftwing ideology as he took office Tuesday for a four-year term at the helm of Latin America’s biggest nation. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington state raises age for assault rifle purchases to 21

| January 2, 2019

Washington state raises age for assault rifle purchases to 21 Washington state on Tuesday officially banned anyone under age 21 from buying semi-automatic assault rifles. The ballot initiative, which passed with 59 percent support of voters in November, sought to implement a series of gun control reforms, The Associated Press reported. View full story Originally posted […]

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Michigan: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

| December 29, 2018

Michigan: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die On December 21st, the Michigan Legislature adjourned sine die from the 2018 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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House Dems to focus on gun control, immigration and climate change, Swalwell says

| December 27, 2018

House Dems to focus on gun control, immigration and climate change, Swalwell says Rep. Eric Swalwell said in an interview that aired Monday on “Rising” that House Democrats will be ambitious on tackling issues such as immigration, gun control and climate change when they officially take control of the lower chamber next month.  View full story Originally posted at […]

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Corporate Gun Control: The NYT Outlines the Dangerous Next Development

| December 27, 2018

Corporate Gun Control: The NYT Outlines the Dangerous Next Development Despite legal developments that arguably make Americans more free from government censorship than they ever have been before, fewer Americans actually feel empowered to speak their minds. Why? Because, thanks to the toxic combination of online shaming and politicized corporate cultures, all too many people […]

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Mike Bloomberg prepared to spend at least $100 million on a 2020 campaign for president if he decides to run

| December 27, 2018

Mike Bloomberg prepared to spend at least $100 million on a 2020 campaign for president if he decides to run Billionaire Mike Bloomberg is prepared to spend well over the $100 million he put into his last campaign for New York City mayor if he runs for president in 2020. And he does not plan […]

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