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Democrats’ Exciting New Hope Adheres to Tired Old Anti-Gun Dogma

| January 12, 2018

Democrats’ Exciting New Hope Adheres to Tired Old Anti-Gun Dogma Democrats searching for a standard-bearer in the 2020 presidential election lit on long-time entertainment, media, and publishing figure Oprah Winfrey this week, following a speech Winfrey gave at a televised Hollywood extravaganza. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert: League of Women Voters Off The Rails

| January 12, 2018

Florida Alert: League of Women Voters Off The Rails On Thursday, January 11, 2018, the League of Women Voters’ lobbyist, Stephanie Owens of Tallahassee, was in the House Judiciary Committee meeting to oppose HB-55 on behalf of the League.         View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Resident shoots at person breaking into vehicle

| January 12, 2018

Resident shoots at person breaking into vehicle A Greenwood resident confronted a would-be thief breaking into his vehicle and fired a shot at the person, police said. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Woman being hailed as hero for stepping in during shooting at Norman business

| January 12, 2018

Woman being hailed as hero for stepping in during shooting at Norman business Colette Wind has been employed at Bergey Windpower in Norman for roughly six years. She’s now being hailed a hero for stepping in Wednesday when a man entered the Norman business with a gas mask and firearms and confronted his wife.   View […]

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National background checks near all-time high

| January 12, 2018

National background checks near all-time high The unconventional idea that gun-friendly President Donald Trump is good for the firearms industry has apparently won out.The 25 million firearms background checks conducted across the country in 2017 was the second-highest total since the FBI began monitoring the records in 1999. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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GAO report rebuts gun control argument

| January 12, 2018

GAO report rebuts gun control argument Gun control proponents often advocate policies that are either ineffective or address nonexistent “problems.” This prevents action on credible remedies supported by people on both sides of the Second Amendment debate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon governor pushes anti-gun agenda for 2018 legislative session

| January 11, 2018

Oregon governor pushes anti-gun agenda for 2018 legislative session Boosting affordable housing and job growth in rural Oregon, tightening gun control and battling the opioid epidemic are among Gov. Kate Brown’s priorities in the upcoming legislative session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Crookston schools ban guns from yearbook pictures after ‘questionable’ senior photo

| January 11, 2018

Minnesota: Crookston schools ban guns from yearbook pictures after ‘questionable’ senior photo A student’s senior picture is being thrown out of the yearbook because he’s holding a gun. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Colorado: Pro-Gun Legislators Renew Push to Repeal Magazine Limit

| January 11, 2018

Colorado: Pro-Gun Legislators Renew Push to Repeal Magazine Limit Yesterday, Senator Owen Hill, and Representatives Lori Saine and Stephen Humphrey introduced Senate Bill 52, legislation that seeks to repeal the misguided 2013 law that limited the amount of ammunition a firearm magazine can hold. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Senate Law & Justice Committee to Hear Anti-Gun Bills Next Monday

| January 10, 2018

Washington: Senate Law & Justice Committee to Hear Anti-Gun Bills Next Monday On Monday, January 15th at 10:00AM, the Senate Law & Justice Committee is scheduled to hear multiple anti-gun bills.  Testimony will be limited during the hearing, so all NRA members and Second Amendment supporters are strongly encouraged to arrive early to sign in to […]

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Colorado: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes

| January 10, 2018

Colorado: 2018 Legislative Session Convenes Today, the Colorado General Assembly began its 2018 Legislative Session.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: General Assembly Convenes for its 2018 Legislative Session

| January 10, 2018

Maryland: General Assembly Convenes for its 2018 Legislative Session Today, the Maryland General Assembly convened for its 2018 Legislative Session and multiple gun bills have already been scheduled for a hearing. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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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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