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| March 3, 2013

LATEST NEWS Gov. Dannel Malloy 's decision to pre-empt his own Bipartisan Task Force and draft his own set of what he thinks Connecticut gun laws should be, unfortunately, contains numerous factual flaws, which makes them fail the "common sense" test. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| March 2, 2013

LATEST NEWS Southwestern Connecticut lawmakers strongly support universal background checks for all gun buyers, and a core of urban legislators, plus a smattering of their suburban counterparts, favor expanding the state's list of banned semi-automatic rifles. View full story

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NRA-ILA | More Bad Advice from Biden

| March 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Editor’s note: This is a man tasked with changing our nation’s gun control laws…which he evidently doesn’t even understand. As we recently reported, Vice-President Joe Biden has a knack for putting his foot in his mouth. Well, someone better find Biden a chair, because he’s now put his other foot in his mouth too. What […]

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Buckshot Boxes- Our country was founded on FREEDOM

| March 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Commentary by Buckshot Boxes- Our country was founded on FREEDOM. I wake up now every morning wondering when the divide between neighbors will become so great that it can no longer be ignored. When will we all cease the mind numbing activities we’ve grown accustom to in order to avoid reality? When will the citizens […]

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States slow on new gun laws

| March 2, 2013

States slow on new gun laws Months after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, new state-level restrictions on guns have been slow in coming, and they’ve mostly been concentrated in a handful of states that already have tough gun laws. View full story

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After Newtown, states slow on new gun laws

| March 2, 2013

After Newtown, states slow on new gun laws Months after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, new state-level restrictions on guns have been slow in coming, and they’ve mostly been concentrated in a handful of states that already have tough gun laws. View full story

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New York may tweak gun law to accommodate filmmakers

| March 1, 2013

New York may adjust its assault weapons ban to permit props used by filmmakers, but Gov. Cuomo says tough new gun controls will stand. NEW YORK — The nation's toughest gun control law hasn't taken full effect, but New York state lawmakers are considering tweaking the restrictions, especially if the gun owners happen to be […]

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Lawmakers get violent emails over gun control

| March 1, 2013

Lawmakers get violent emails over gun control DENVER (AP) — The weekend after a heated debate over gun control, Colorado state Rep. Rhonda Fields was flooded with emails, including some she later told police "disturbed and shocked" her. View full story

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SAF WARNS ALABAMA CITY TO FOREGO GUN REGULATIONS OR FACE LAWSUIT

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
SAF WARNS ALABAMA CITY TO FOREGO GUN REGULATIONS OR FACE LAWSUIT

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation has warned the City of Guntersville, Ala. to drop its effort to pass an emergency citizen disarmament ordinance or face legal action. Guntersville Mayor Leigh Dollar is reportedly working on a proposal – to be discussed at the city council’s March 4 meeting – that would allow police […]

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NRA Stand and Fight Video and Contribution Form

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

NRA Stand and Fight Video and Contribution Form. Go To Official NRA Contribution Form (video).

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Gun Control Hearings Continue Through the Evening in Maryland

| March 1, 2013

Gun Control Hearings Continue Through the Evening in Maryland Right now in Annapolis, members of the House Judiciary and Health and Government Operations Committees are listening to the testimony of the thousands of Marylanders who came to Annapolis to tell their elected officials that they do not support Governor O’Malley’s attack on their Second Amendment […]

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Illinois: Sweeping Bans on Commonly Owned Firearms and Magazines Will be Considered in the House Next Week

| March 1, 2013

Illinois: Sweeping Bans on Commonly Owned Firearms and Magazines Will be Considered in the House Next Week Next week, the Illinois House will consider extreme anti-gun legislation that will ban commonly owned semi automatic firearms and standard capacity magazines.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 9 03/01/2013

| March 1, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 9 03/01/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alabama: NRA-Supported Omnibus Bill to be Heard in Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday

| March 1, 2013

Alabama: NRA-Supported Omnibus Bill to be Heard in Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday As previously reported, NRA-backed Senate Bill 129 was heard by the Senate Business and Labor Committee and referred to a Senate working committee.  After multiple working committee meetings with all interested parties, this bill was modified and now has a new bill number, Senate Bill 286.  Your NRA played […]

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Arkansas: Important Update on Multiple House Bills

| March 1, 2013

Arkansas: Important Update on Multiple House Bills On Tuesday, House Bill 1408, introduced by state Representative Sue Scott (R-95), failed to get the necessary votes to be reported out of the House Judiciary Committee.   However, HB 1408 could be heard again in the future.  This common sense pro-gun reform would simply add open carry to […]

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Gun control draws 2,000 to Annapolis

| March 1, 2013

Gun control draws 2,000 to Annapolis Advocates, opponents flock to capital for rally, hearing Maryland's gun-control debate drew several hundred people to Annapolis Friday, hours before a hearing on whether to enact some of the nation's strictest licensing requirements. Lawmakers are prepared for the hearing to last until 1 a.m. View full story

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Pro-gun voices converge

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Pro-gun voices converge

Gun rights supporters turned out by the thousands on the muddy West Lawn of the Capitol on Thursday to make their opposition heard to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s gun control legislation passed last month. Buses from across the state showed up for the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association’s fifth annual Lobby Day and Rally, […]

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After the roar of gun rally, time to reload on best way to fight tough new law – City & Region – The Buffalo News

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
After the roar of gun rally, time to reload on best way to fight tough new law – City & Region – The Buffalo News

ALBANY – After several thousand protesters ended their chants and stopped the applause for the fiery speeches at a State Capitol park Thursday, a key question for critics of the state’s tough new gun-control law remained: Now what? Some gun rights advocates who gathered here in one of the largest protests in a decade or […]

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Chants of ‘we will not comply’ as 7,000 call to repeal gun law | recordonline.com

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thousands of protesters swarmed in front of the Capitol Thursday, protesting new gun legislation and fighting against what they say are infringements on New Yorkers Second Amendment rights. About 7,000 people slogged through thick mud and light drizzle at West Capitol Park to call for repeal of the NY SAFE Act that passed quickly in […]

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Douglas County commissioners back gun rights

| March 1, 2013

Douglas County commissioners back gun rights Douglas County commissioners went public with their opinion against gun control laws. View full story

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