Recent Articles

Washington: 2013 Session Begins and Gun Control is on the Agenda

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Washington: 2013 Session Begins and Gun Control is on the Agenda The NRA-ILA lobbyist in the Capitol has heard rumors and speculation that a myriad of gun control legislation is on the verge of being introduced. Even worse, our friendly legislators have indicated that they believe these measures could pass with bi-partisan support.  At the top of this […]

Continue Reading

Hawaii: 2013 Legislative Session Begins with a Battle for Our Second Amendment Rights in the Aloha State

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hawaii: 2013 Legislative Session Begins with a Battle for Our Second Amendment Rights in the Aloha State Misguided state legislators are taking their lead from the national anti-gun wave that is being spread around the country by extremist New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.  They are pursuing efforts to cripple gun owners’ rights and penalize […]

Continue Reading

GUN GLOSSARY: So what is an assault weapon anyway?

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

GUN GLOSSARY: So what is an assault weapon anyway? Posted by Scott T. Smith / CBS12 News WASHINGTON (AP) — Even Americans who have never touched a gun are probably familiar with the looks and names of a few – the military M16, the action-movie's Uzi, the historic Colt .45. The terms thrown around in […]

Continue Reading

Kansas: Pro-Gun Bills Continue to be Introduced in the Sunflower State

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kansas: Pro-Gun Bills Continue to be Introduced in the Sunflower State As the Kansas Legislature finishes up the second week of the new session, a number of pro-gun reforms have already been introduced.  Senate Bill 45, introduced by the Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee, would save taxpayers money by prohibiting tax payer funds from […]

Continue Reading

Gun control? Laws are a moving target

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control? Laws are a moving target Firearms laws and rules vary by state, and even within states, according to a 2011 compilation of state gun laws by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Above, a woman takes part in a pro-gun rally on Jan. 19 in Olympia, Wash. View full story

Continue Reading

WNY Assemblyman Says Cuomo Wanted “Two Gun Limit”

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at: http://capitaltonightny.ynn.com/ WNY Assemblyman Says Cuomo Wanted “Two Gun Limit” Western New York Assemblyman David DiPietro suggested, Thursday, that Governor Cuomo’s original gun control legislation had more teeth than the one that was signed into law earlier this month. DiPietro said the Governor wanted the legislation to include a “two gun limit” for each […]

Continue Reading

In gun control debate, logic goes out the window

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

In gun control debate, logic goes out the window President Obama has decided to move ahead with a variety of gun control measures, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein has proposed a new assault weapons ban. While Washington debates new proposals on gun control, attention also needs to focus on obstacles to effective enforcement of existing gun […]

Continue Reading

Maze of gun laws vs. new gun control efforts

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maze of gun laws vs. new gun control efforts WASHINGTON (AP) — There is a legal avenue to try to get any gun you want somewhere in the U.S., thanks to the maze of gun statutes across the country and the lack of certain federal laws. View full story

Continue Reading

New Jersey: Your Calls to Stop the Anti-Gun Bills Have Overwhelmed Legislative Leadership Offices!

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Jersey: Your Calls to Stop the Anti-Gun Bills Have Overwhelmed Legislative Leadership Offices! Yesterday, NRA members began contacting the Senate and Assembly Majority Leaders and have overwhelmed their offices with phone calls and e-mails!  Your telephone calls are making a difference in New Jersey!  It is important that you now redirect these calls from […]

Continue Reading

Mississippi: House Judiciary Committee Approves Important Right To Carry Legislation

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mississippi: House Judiciary Committee Approves Important Right To Carry Legislation Yesterday, the Mississippi House Judiciary Committee approved legislation that will make important changes to correct vague and problematic language in Mississippi’s firearm carry laws.  House Bill 2, introduced by state Representative Andy Gipson (R-Brandon) addresses a recent opinion by state Attorney General Jim Hood (D) that has […]

Continue Reading

Connecticut: Remember to Attend Important Public Hearing on Monday!

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connecticut: Remember to Attend Important Public Hearing on Monday! Please remember to attend the “Gun Violence Prevention Working Group” public hearing on Monday, January 28 at 10 a.m. in Hartford. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

Continue Reading

Maze of Gun Laws in US Hurts Gun Control Efforts

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maze of Gun Laws in US Hurts Gun Control Efforts Too many gun laws around the country makes it hard to enforce tougher state and local laws View full story

Continue Reading

Gun laws spur rush for permits

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

As New York works to implement its brand-new gun laws, the ranks of people heading to local county clerks' offices to apply for handgun permits has risen sharply, and gun-rights supporters are generally displeased with the legislative changes. View full story

Continue Reading

Connecticut shooting, proposed controls fuel increased gun sales

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connecticut shooting, proposed controls fuel increased gun sales Sales of guns and ammo have ramped up dramatically in California following last month's Connecticut school shooting and subsequent calls for tightened gun-control measures. View full story

Continue Reading

Cabela’s Pulls Out of Gun Show, For All The Right Reasons – Liberty News Network

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
Cabela’s Pulls Out of Gun Show, For All The Right Reasons – Liberty News Network

Cabela’s Pulls Out of Gun Show, For All The Right Reasons – Liberty News Network. While Dick’s Sporting Goods is busy hiding all the scary black guns they used to sell, and Wal-Mart runs out of ammo, Cabela’s stands there with arms wide open, ready to embrace all the gun owners in a big, manly […]

Continue Reading

RIT Students Accosted By Gunmen In Their Home – Rochester, News, Weather, Sports, and Events – 13WHAM.com

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

RIT Students Accosted By Gunmen In Their Home – Rochester, News, Weather, Sports, and Events – 13WHAM.com. Rochester, N.Y. — Early Tuesday morning, Christopher Boise heard a noise coming from the basement. As he walked toward the source of that noise, the RIT student noticed two men standing in the downstairs portion of his apartment. […]

Continue Reading

Thomas Sowell Do gun control laws really control guns?

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thomas Sowell Do gun control laws really control guns? The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts. View full story

Continue Reading

Kelly: 'Whatever it takes' on guns

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kelly: 'Whatever it takes' on guns Gabrielle Giffords and her husband get set to lobby Congress for new gun control laws. View full story

Continue Reading

Hammer: Obama plans aim to gut 2nd Amendment

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hammer: Obama plans aim to gut 2nd Amendment Imagine a grandfather who wants to give a family shotgun to his 12 year old grandson having to do a background check on his grandson before giving him the shotgun.Or a friend having to do a background check on his lifetime best buddy before lending him a […]

Continue Reading

Halbrook: Armed school guards are our best bet to stop future Newtowns

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Halbrook: Armed school guards are our best bet to stop future Newtowns When he heard police arrive at Sandy Hook Elementary School, a “gun free zone,” Adam Lanza ended his murder spree by killing himself.Days earlier, in Portland, Ore., Jacob Roberts had slain two at the Clackamas Town Center mall. When a licensed gun owner […]

Continue Reading