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Oregon: House Committee Passes Bill Expanding Firearm Prohibitions

| February 9, 2018

Oregon: House Committee Passes Bill Expanding Firearm Prohibitions Today, the House Judiciary Committee held a vote on House Bill 4145, which would significantly expand the class of persons who could be stripped of their Second Amendment rights. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Outback Steakhouse: No Rights, Just Rules

| February 9, 2018

Outback Steakhouse: No Rights, Just Rules The word “Outback” used to conjure images of Australia’s tenacious frontier spirit; of hunters, ranchers, and other adventurers who carved out a harsh existence from an unforgiving land. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Arizona: Pro-Gun Legislation Introduced in the House

| February 9, 2018

Arizona: Pro-Gun Legislation Introduced in the House Arizona Representative Kevin Payne (R-21) introduced House Bill 2535 in order to guarantee that law-abiding citizens will not be stripped of their Second Amendment rights when they choose to provide foster care to children. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Wisconsin Court Prioritizes Avoiding Deportation Over the Second Amendment in Hierarchy of Rights

| February 9, 2018

Wisconsin Court Prioritizes Avoiding Deportation Over the Second Amendment in Hierarchy of Rights An appellate court judge in Wisconsin has ruled that lifetime loss of Second Amendment rights is not on par with the threat of deportation when it comes to a lawyer’s duty to advise clients of the secondary effects of a guilty plea. […]

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NRA Applauds Sec. Zinke’s Move to Conserve Wildlife Populations

| February 9, 2018

NRA Applauds Sec. Zinke’s Move to Conserve Wildlife Populations The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today applauded Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s Order to enhance big game migration corridors. The Order calls on the Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service and Fish and Wildlife Service to work together with state fish and […]

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West Virginia: Parking Lot Protection & Campus Carry Pass First Committees

| February 9, 2018

West Virginia: Parking Lot Protection & Campus Carry Pass First Committees Today, the West Virginia House Education Committee passed campus carry legislation, House Bill 4298. Yesterday, the House Small Business, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Development Committee unanimously passed parking lot protection legislation, House Bill 4187. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: Right to Keep and Bear Arms Constitutional Amendment & Permitless Carry Pass Senate Subcommittee

| February 8, 2018

Iowa: Right to Keep and Bear Arms Constitutional Amendment & Permitless Carry Pass Senate Subcommittee Yesterday, a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee passed Senate Study Bill 3155 to propose an amendment to the state Constitution guaranteeing “the right of the people to acquire, keep, possess, transport, carry, transfer, and use arms” and Senate File 2106 to enact permitless carry in Iowa.  Both bills […]

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Oregon: Committee to Vote on Bill Expanding Firearm Prohibitions

| February 8, 2018

Oregon: Committee to Vote on Bill Expanding Firearm Prohibitions On February 7th, the House Judiciary Committee held a public hearing on House Bill 4145, which would significantly expand the class of persons who could be stripped of their Second Amendment rights.  This bill has been scheduled for a vote in the House Judiciary Committee today, February […]

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Mississippi House Overwhelmingly Passes Enhanced Carry Permit Clarification Bill

| February 8, 2018

Mississippi House Overwhelmingly Passes Enhanced Carry Permit Clarification Bill On Wednesday, the Mississippi House passed House Bill 1083 by Rep. Andy Gipson (R-Braxton) on an 80-29 vote, sending the measure to the Senate for consideration. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New York’s SNAFU Act hits legal gun owners – again

| February 8, 2018

New York’s SNAFU Act hits legal gun owners – again Dear Criminal:I’m sure that right about now you’re slapping yourself upside the head and thinking, “Oh my God, I forgot to recertify my pistol permit and list my handguns with New York State.”You can relax.The State Police assure us they are not hunting down those […]

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South Dakota: House to Consider Self-Defense Legislation on Monday

| February 8, 2018

South Dakota: House to Consider Self-Defense Legislation on Monday On Monday, February 12, the South Dakota House is scheduled to consider self-defense legislation, House Bill 1271. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert! “MR. MOMS DEMAND ACTION” from Havana, FL Testifies Against Gun Rights

| February 8, 2018

Florida Alert! “MR. MOMS DEMAND ACTION” from Havana, FL Testifies Against Gun Rights Rick Soskis, from Havana, Florida is clearly “Mr. Moms Demand Action.”  The antigun women wearing red t-shirts emblazened with “Moms Demand Action” representing NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg were so excited by his performance we thought they were going to carry him around […]

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Kansas bill to teach gun safety to students with NRA program

| February 8, 2018

Kansas bill to teach gun safety to students with NRA program Kansas lawmakers are considering a bill that would require certain curriculum for schools offering gun safety courses. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Hampshire: Proposed Gun Ban in School District Could Run Into Challenge

| February 8, 2018

New Hampshire: Proposed Gun Ban in School District Could Run Into Challenge A school board for a district covering towns in Vermont and New Hampshire is considering a firearms ban, creating a potential challenge to New Hampshire law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Gun groups take on Murphy over N.J. handgun rules

| February 8, 2018

Gun groups take on Murphy over N.J. handgun rules As Gov. Phil Murphy moves to tighten New Jersey’s gun laws, state gun rights advocates — backed by the National Rifle Association — are mounting a legal challenge in federal court. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Firearm Surrender Bill to be Heard, Trigger Modification Bill Passes Committee

| February 7, 2018

Hawaii: Firearm Surrender Bill to be Heard, Trigger Modification Bill Passes Committee On February 6th, the Hawaii Senate Committee on Public Safety, Intergovernmental, and Military Affairs (PSM) passed Senate Bill 2046 and also passed Senate Bill 2436 with amendments. Both bills will now move to the Senate Judiciary Committee for further consideration.  Tomorrow, February 8th, the […]

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Washington: Additional Gun-Control Bill Fails Deadline, Others Still Moving

| February 7, 2018

Washington: Additional Gun-Control Bill Fails Deadline, Others Still Moving Yesterday was the deadline for all bills with a fiscal note to pass out of the Senate Ways & Means Committee and House Appropriations Committee.  Substitute Senate Bill 5444, which would create a back-door registry and 10 day waiting period on commonly owned semi-automatic firearms, failed […]

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A man attacked their SUV in Pasco. This father was armed and ready

| February 7, 2018

A man attacked their SUV in Pasco. This father was armed and ready Pasco police say the father — who had a concealed pistol license — fired a warning shot from a 9 mm Glock he carried. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Wyoming: Self-Defense Legislation Pre-filed in the Senate

| February 6, 2018

Wyoming: Self-Defense Legislation Pre-filed in the Senate Yesterday, state Senator Anthony Bouchard and state Representative Tim Salazar pre-filed Senate File 71 for the 2018 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Lawmakers Approve Bills Making Self-Defense More Affordable

| February 6, 2018

Lawmakers Approve Bills Making Self-Defense More Affordable Bills Would Reduce, Eliminate Permitting Fees   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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