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Here’s who actually attended the March for Our Lives. (No, it wasn’t mostly young people.)

| March 29, 2018

Here’s who actually attended the March for Our Lives. (No, it wasn’t mostly young people.) The D.C. March for Our Lives crowd was not primarily made up of teenagers. Only about 10 percent of the participants were under 18. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Retired Justice Stevens puts Democrats on a pin with call to repeal Second Amendment

| March 29, 2018

Retired Justice Stevens puts Democrats on a pin with call to repeal Second Amendment Democrats are panicking over retired Supreme Court Justice John Stevens’ comments on repealing the Second Amendment. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Yes, Gun Control Advocates Do Want To Take Away Your Guns — Just Ask John Paul Stevens

| March 29, 2018

Yes, Gun Control Advocates Do Want To Take Away Your Guns — Just Ask John Paul Stevens In a New York Times op-ed, former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens flat out calls for repealing the 2nd Amendment. While his reasoning makes one wonder how he got on the Court in the first place, he […]

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Vermont AG’s office: Magazine limit in gun bill ‘largely unenforceable’

| March 29, 2018

Vermont AG’s office: Magazine limit in gun bill ‘largely unenforceable’ “The attorney general has some serious concerns about the practical enforceability of this measure,” Assistant Attorney General David Scherr told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday morning about the magazine limit provision. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The FBI and Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen

| March 29, 2018

The FBI and Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen How do you know something very much disturbs the left and their narrative? When it is big news, but if you relied on the Google news lineup, or The New York Times front page, you would have no idea it happened. View full story Originally posted at […]

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If the Second Amendment falls, our entire Bill of Rights falls

| March 28, 2018

If the Second Amendment falls, our entire Bill of Rights falls The startling new proposal by 97-year-old former Supreme Court Associate Justice John Paul Stevens calling for the repeal of the Second Amendment to our Constitution’s Bill of Rights is unwise, dangerous and totally unrealistic. For 227 years, the amendment has guaranteed that “the right […]

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Gun Rights Actually Are a Civil Rights Issue

| March 28, 2018

Gun Rights Actually Are a Civil Rights Issue It is becoming increasingly fashionable for those who support gun control to compare the post-Parkland, student-driven movement to the civil rights movements of earlier generations. “Young people said, ‘We will not tolerate what our ancestors have tolerated. We’ve had enough and we’re willing to fight for it and we’re […]

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March for Our Lives: Gun control ideas sound good, but are deeply flawed and won’t save lives

| March 28, 2018

March for Our Lives: Gun control ideas sound good, but are deeply flawed and won’t save lives America continues to mourn the 17 people killed in a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida last month. There is an understandable emotional desire to “do something” in response – but without evaluating what […]

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Delaware: Senate to Consider Gun Control Legislation Tomorrow

| March 28, 2018

Delaware: Senate to Consider Gun Control Legislation Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Delaware Senate is scheduled to consider Senate Bill 330, legislation which would prohibit law-abiding adults aged 18 to 20 from purchasing or transferring a rifle or rifle ammunition without permission from a parent or guardian. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Here’s who actually attended the March for Our Lives. (No, it wasn’t mostly young people.)

| March 28, 2018

Here’s who actually attended the March for Our Lives. (No, it wasn’t mostly young people.) Contrary to what’s been reported in many media accounts, the D.C. March for Our Lives crowd was not primarily made up of teenagers. Only about 10 percent of the participants were under 18. The average age of the adults in […]

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New Jersey: Gun Owner Rally a Success — Assembly Ignores Opposition

| March 27, 2018

New Jersey: Gun Owner Rally a Success — Assembly Ignores Opposition On Monday, as many as 2,000 gun owners packed the pavilion around the War Memorial and heard from 23 speakers, including legislators and Second Amendment leaders from around the state. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Justice John Paul Stevens Is Wrong About the Second Amendment, Again

| March 27, 2018

Justice John Paul Stevens Is Wrong About the Second Amendment, Again One problem with Stevens’ position is that he is dead wrong about the legal history. His preferred reading of the Second Amendment has never been “uniformly understood.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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FBI Sees Background-Check Hike in February

| March 27, 2018

FBI Sees Background-Check Hike in February February saw 300,000 more background checks for individuals trying to purchase a gun in February than in the longer month of January. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Rapper Who Performed at March for Our Lives was Arrested on a Gun Charge

| March 27, 2018

Rapper Who Performed at March for Our Lives was Arrested on a Gun Charge Rapper Vic Mensa performed at the pro- gun-control March for Our Lives protest in Washington, D.C. on Saturday roughly one year after he was arrested for violating concealed-carry laws. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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In Defense of ‘Gunsplaining’

| March 27, 2018

In Defense of ‘Gunsplaining’ The problem of “gunsplaining” pales in comparison to the mass-scale ignorance of the gun-control movement and — critically — the mainstream media. It’s an ignorance that contributes to bad policy proposals and threatens constitutional rights. It’s an ignorance that has the potential to empower criminals while rendering law-abiding citizens more vulnerable […]

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New Jersey’s Gun Laws, Already Tough, Could Soon Get Tougher

| March 27, 2018

New Jersey’s Gun Laws, Already Tough, Could Soon Get Tougher New Jersey already has gun laws that are widely considered to be among the toughest in the country. One prominent national group that promotes stricter legislation has graded New Jersey as A-minus on its scorecard of gun laws, ranking it second among states, while the […]

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Nebraska: Firearm Records Confidentiality Bill on Agenda

| March 26, 2018

Nebraska: Firearm Records Confidentiality Bill on Agenda On Tuesday, March 26th, the Nebraska state Senate is expected to hear Legislative Bill 902, on General File, to ensure that personal information contained in Firearm Permit and Purchase records will be protected from public records requests.  Please contact your state Senator and urge them to SUPPORT LB 902.  Click […]

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NC Democratic Sheriff Candidate Jokes About Killing Gun Owners

| March 26, 2018

NC Democratic Sheriff Candidate Jokes About Killing Gun Owners A candidate for sheriff in Buncombe County, North Carolina recently joked about killing people who wish to retain their constitutional right to bear arms. R. Daryl Fisher, who is running as a Democrat, quipped at a campaign event: “You’ve heard people say: ‘You’ll have to pry my […]

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Tennessee: Pro-Gun Bills Scheduled for Full Committee Consideration

| March 26, 2018

Tennessee: Pro-Gun Bills Scheduled for Full Committee Consideration Tomorrow, the House Criminal Justice Committee is scheduled to consider House Bill 2129 and House Bill 1602. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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‘March for Our Lives’ crowd smaller than expected

| March 26, 2018

‘March for Our Lives’ crowd smaller than expected A Sunday estimate of the crowd at the “March for Our Lives” rally for gun control in Washington, D.C., on Saturday was much smaller than the crowd estimated by organizers. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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