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Delaware gun control bills stall in committee

| May 13, 2019

Delaware gun control bills stall in committee Three controversial gun bills will not be released from committee, meaning they are essentially dead. The measures, which were discussed before a packed house in the Senate Executive Committee Wednesday, would have prohibited a variety of semi-automatic firearms classified as “assault weapons,” criminalized magazines capable of holding more […]

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California: Senate Appropriations Committee to Hear Firearm Bills

| May 12, 2019

California: Senate Appropriations Committee to Hear Firearm Bills Tomorrow, the Senate Appropriations Committee will be hearing Senate Bill 120 and Senate Bill 172.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Oregon: Senators Take a Stand Against Egregious Anti-Gun Bill

| May 10, 2019

Oregon: Senators Take a Stand Against Egregious Anti-Gun Bill Because so many of their colleagues refuse to do their duty to protect the rights of law-abiding Oregonians, a group of pro-Second Amendment senators have taken the step of refusing to attend floor sessions unless Senate Bill 978 is withdrawn from consideration.  View full story Originally […]

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Does Shannon Watts want a Ban on all Centerfire Rifle Ammunition?

| May 10, 2019

Does Shannon Watts want a Ban on all Centerfire Rifle Ammunition? Shannon Watts has developed her persona as a “full-time volunteer” who wants nothing more than to bring “common sense gun laws” to this country. However, she once again reminded gun owners of her true agenda with a recent tweet. We are used to individuals misrepresenting […]

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Texas: House Finishes Up Action on More Pro-Gun Bills & Senate Committee Sets NRA-Backed Evacuation Carry Bill for Monday Hearing

| May 10, 2019

Texas: House Finishes Up Action on More Pro-Gun Bills & Senate Committee Sets NRA-Backed Evacuation Carry Bill for Monday Hearing Late on Thursday, May 9, the House passed two additional NRA-backed bills by voice vote: House Bill 1143 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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“Rap Back” or Rip-Off? Aloha State Gun Owners Sue for Disclosure of Information

| May 10, 2019

“Rap Back” or Rip-Off? Aloha State Gun Owners Sue for Disclosure of Information NRA-ILA has previously written about the FBI’s “Rap Back” service, a law enforcement tool allowing authorized agencies to receive automatic criminal history updates about particular individuals – a person under criminal investigation or subject to probation or parole, or for noncriminal purposes, to monitor […]

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State of “Gun Violence” in the United States

| May 10, 2019

State of “Gun Violence” in the United States Politicians treat so-called “gun violence” as a lever issue, hoping to energize their base and guilt law-abiding Americans into supporting policies that would have no effect on crime or help the mentally ill. Part of this effort entails presenting as large a number of fatalities as possible, and so […]

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Video Shows Armed Homeowner Scaring Off Burglars

| May 10, 2019

Video Shows Armed Homeowner Scaring Off Burglars Police released video footage of a home invasion Wednesday evening that left a Kentucky homeowner wounded after he exchanged gunfire with the perpetrators. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Omnibus Anti-Gun Legislation Could be Acted on Any Day

| May 10, 2019

Minnesota: Omnibus Anti-Gun Legislation Could be Acted on Any Day On Saturday, May 11, at noon or at the call of the chair, in room 120 of the Capitol, the Judiciary/Public Safety conference committee on SF 802 will reconvene. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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2020 Democrats Continue to Display Disdain for Middle America

| May 10, 2019

2020 Democrats Continue to Display Disdain for Middle America Gunshots ring out like a war zone, one right after the other in a sporadic pattern of near-deafening blasts. I’ll never forget the many evenings I spent sitting on that wooden bench, sipping my off-brand root beer, and watching my dad and grandfather take on bright […]

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New York’s Top Court Shields Ohio Dealer Who Sold Gun Used In Shooting

| May 10, 2019

New York’s Top Court Shields Ohio Dealer Who Sold Gun Used In Shooting A splintered New York state Court of Appeals said an upstate shooting victim cannot pursue a negligence lawsuit against an Ohio firearms dealer who sold a gun in Ohio that was later resold on the black market and used in the shooting. […]

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North Carolina: Bill Crossover Deadline Passes, Anti-Gun Bills Do Not

| May 10, 2019

North Carolina: Bill Crossover Deadline Passes, Anti-Gun Bills Do Not May 9th was the deadline for the majority of bills to pass from their chamber of origin to the opposite chamber.  Despite efforts by anti-gun legislators to restrict your rights, no gun control bills have advanced. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: Gov. Inslee Signs Anti-Gun Bills

| May 9, 2019

Washington: Gov. Inslee Signs Anti-Gun Bills On May 8th, Governor Jay Inslee signed into law a number of anti-gun bills that had been passed by the Legislature during the 2019 Legislative Session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Vermont: Gun Owner Action May Derail Late Push to Pass Waiting Period Bill

| May 9, 2019

Vermont: Gun Owner Action May Derail Late Push to Pass Waiting Period Bill The Vermont legislative session is nearing the finish line, and an anti-gun bill that was being heavily and rapidly pushed months ago has fallen off the pace as gun owners have persistently expressed opposition to the bill. View full story Originally posted […]

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In Case You Missed It: Sen. Ted Cruz Speaks at the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum

| May 9, 2019

In Case You Missed It: Sen. Ted Cruz Speaks at the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum Thank you to all the Texans who joined us in Indiana at the 2019 NRA Annual Meeting. And to all of those who couldn’t make it, we missed you! View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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In Case You Missed It: Rep. Steve Scalise Speaks at the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum

| May 9, 2019

In Case You Missed It: Rep. Steve Scalise Speaks at the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum Thank you to all the Louisiana NRA supporters who made the trip to Indiana this year to attend the 2019 NRA Annual Meeting. And to all of those who couldn’t make it, we missed you! View full story Originally posted […]

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Cory Booker’s Dangerous Gun-Control Plan

| May 9, 2019

Cory Booker’s Dangerous Gun-Control Plan Having thus far failed to break through in the Democratic primary, Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey is seeking to gain an edge in the contest by advancing the most extreme package of gun-control proposals to be touted by any presidential aspirant in two decades. In addition to the usual […]

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In Case You Missed It: Gov. Bevin Speaks at the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum

| May 9, 2019

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Bevin Speaks at the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum The Bluegrass State was well represented at the National Rifle Association’s 148th Annual Meeting in Indianapolis by Gov. Matt Bevin. In his address to the thousands of freedom loving patriots gathered at the NRA Institute for Legislative Action Leadership Forum, your NRA-endorsed governor made clear he will fight […]

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NRA Continues Backing Supreme Court Challenge to NYC’s Travel Ban

| May 8, 2019

NRA Continues Backing Supreme Court Challenge to NYC’s Travel Ban The main brief in the NRA supported case, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association et al v. the City of New York and the New York City Police Department-License Division has officially be filed with the Supreme Court.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Why This Rifle Maker Keeps Its Base Of Operations In One Of The Most Anti-Gun Parts Of The Country

| May 8, 2019

Why This Rifle Maker Keeps Its Base Of Operations In One Of The Most Anti-Gun Parts Of The Country It’s right there for all to see—and with pride: Henry—Made In America, or Not At All. That’s the mantra of Henry Repeating Arms, a gun manufacturer based out of Bayonne, New Jersey. View full story Originally […]

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