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Georgia: Pro-Gun Provisions Removed in House Committee

| March 20, 2013

Georgia: Pro-Gun Provisions Removed in House Committee Yesterday, Senate Bill 101 passed by voice vote in the state House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee but only after the removal of some important pro-gun provisions included in SB 101, as passed in the state Senate. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Feinstein fails in Senate, gun ban dropped

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Feinstein fails in Senate, gun ban dropped

At one time, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., sought to have every privately owned gun in the nation confiscated. But now she apparently can’t even convince her fellow Democrats to ban certain types of so-called “assault weapons.” Feinstein says Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. D-Nev., has decided the ban she is proposing will not be part […]

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North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature

| March 20, 2013

North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature House Bill 1282, sponsored by state Representative Joe Heilman (R-45), would allow hunters in North Dakota to use lawfully possessed suppressors (also referred to as silencers) on firearms while hunting.  This legislation passed in the state House by a 90-2 vote on January 31 and in the state Senate by a […]

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North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature

| March 20, 2013

North Dakota: Pro-Hunting Legislation Goes to Governor for Signature House Bill 1282, sponsored by state Representative Joe Heilman (R-45), would allow hunters in North Dakota to use lawfully possessed suppressors (also referred to as silencers) on firearms while hunting.  This legislation passed in the state House by a 90-2 vote on January 31 and in the state Senate by a […]

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Arkansas: House Passes Important Self-Defense Legislation

| March 20, 2013

Arkansas: House Passes Important Self-Defense Legislation House Bill 1819, an important reform to the Governor’s Emergency Powers, passed in the state House of Representatives yesterday by a 78-9 vote.  HB 1819, introduced by state Representative Charlotte Vining Douglas (R-75), would prohibit any Arkansas Governor from imposing restrictions on the transfer or transportation of lawfully possessed firearms during […]

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Volunteers Needed for April 6 Table Mesa Clean-Up

| March 20, 2013

Volunteers Needed for April 6 Table Mesa Clean-Up The BLM is asking for volunteers to help clean the Table Mesa Recreation Area, north of Phoenix.  This area is very popular with recreational target shooters, off-highway vehicle riders, hikers, and others.  Illegal dumping, as well as debris left behind by recreationists, has resulted in the need […]

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LATEST NEWS

| March 19, 2013

LATEST NEWS HARTFORD — While gun control efforts met stiff opposition in Washington on Tuesday, a key committee of the state General Assembly unanimously approved requiring criminal background checks prior to all gun sales in Connecticut. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| March 19, 2013

LATEST NEWS HARTFORD — While gun control efforts met stiff opposition in Washington on Tuesday, a key committee of the state General Assembly unanimously approved requiring criminal background checks prior to all gun sales in Connecticut. View full story

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NY considers changes in new gun control law

| March 19, 2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders are considering changes in New York's new gun control law involving the new limit of seven bullets in magazines… View full story

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Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they’re keeping gun info private

| March 19, 2013

Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they’re keeping gun info private Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they’re keeping gun info private – Cayuga County Clerk Sue Dwyer and Sheriff David Gould are encouraging every pistol permit holder in the county, all 10,000, to file a form to keep their information […]

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New York budget talks continue, with Gov. Cuomo and leaders looking for ways to pay for tax cuts

| March 19, 2013

Amendments to New York's gun laws are part of the budget talks, but Cuomo says there's no change of the new seven-bullet maximum on the table. View full story

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Colo one of few victories for gun control backers

| March 19, 2013

Colo one of few victories for gun control backers DENVER (AP) — After a no-holds-barred White House push for sweeping gun control legislation across the country, Democrats have racked up only one victory outside the ideologically friendly confines of the northeast. View full story

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2,000 say no to Cuomo gun law : Times Journal Online – News of Schoharie County

| March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
2,000 say no to Cuomo gun law : Times Journal Online – News of Schoharie County

3/19/2013 By Patsy Nicosia Their anger at what they see as over-reaching by the government keeping them warm under icy gray skies, as many as 2,000 anti-Cuomo, pro-gun protestors gathered on the front lawn at the Schoharie DAR Saturday in a We The People rally. A Tory hung in silent effigy, patriots dressed in furs […]

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Newtown sees jump in gun permit applications

| March 19, 2013

Newtown sees jump in gun permit applications NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Applications for gun permits have jumped in Newtown since the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, which sparked a renewed debate about stricter gun control laws and a surge in gun sales around the country due to worries about new limits. View full story

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Delaware: House Bill 35 to be Heard in Committee Tomorrow

| March 19, 2013

Delaware: House Bill 35 to be Heard in Committee Tomorrow House Bill 35, the latest of Governor Jack Markell’s gun control proposals will be heard TOMORROW by the House Judiciary Committee.  Originally scheduled to be heard last week, the overwhelming opposition to HB 35 at that time prompted another hearing tomorrow at 11:30 am in Legislative Hall.  There will […]

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Idaho: Pro-Gun Reform Needs Your Help Today!

| March 19, 2013

Idaho: Pro-Gun Reform Needs Your Help Today! An important pro-gun measure that would protect law-abiding gun owners in Idaho from any potential federal gun ban is on the move in the Idaho State Legislature.  House Bill 219, introduced by the House State Affairs Committee, has already passed in the state House of Representatives by a 55 to 13 vote and […]

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Nevada: Senator Segerblom Determined to Bring Draconian California Firearms Ban to Nevada and Assemblyman Horne Wants Gun Owner Money

| March 19, 2013

Nevada: Senator Segerblom Determined to Bring Draconian California Firearms Ban to Nevada and Assemblyman Horne Wants Gun Owner Money Senate Bill 396 was introduced last night by anti-gun Senator Tick Segerblom (D-3), while another anti-gun measure, Assembly Bill 234, has been introduced by Assemblyman William Horne (D-34).   Contact your state legislators IMMEDIATELY and urge them to […]

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Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Signs NRA-Backed Pro-Hunting Reform into Law

| March 19, 2013

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Signs NRA-Backed Pro-Hunting Reform into Law Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant (R) signed an important pro-hunting bill into law yesterday that will expand the opportunities for hunters to use crossbows in all hunting seasons – including archery.   View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Minnesota: Extreme Anti-Gun Omnibus Bill Referred to Senate Rules Committee

| March 19, 2013

Minnesota: Extreme Anti-Gun Omnibus Bill Referred to Senate Rules Committee One of the most comprehensive violations of our Right to Keep and Bear Arms in recent memory has been reassigned to the Senate Rules and Administration Committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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A universally bad idea

| March 19, 2013

A universally bad idea Will trampling the rights of law-abiding gun owners really do anything to help keep our children safe? Will piling unnecessary weight on a federal regulatory system that’s already drowning help keep guns out of the wrong hands? The answers, of course, are “no” — which is why a so-called “universal background […]

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