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Maine: Second Amendment Under Attack

| February 7, 2013

Maine: Second Amendment Under Attack Anti-gun legislators in the Maine Legislature have wasted no time this legislative session attempting to single out and disarm law-abiding gun owners in the Pine Tree State.  The majority of gun-related legislation that has been introduced thus far is an affront to our constitutional rights as law-abiding citizens.  This unfortunate theme is […]

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Over 90 percent of Americans support gun background checks: poll

| February 7, 2013

Over 90 percent of Americans support gun background checks: poll (Reuters) – More than 90 percent of U.S. voters supported background checks for all gun buyers, while much smaller majorities were for stricter gun control laws such as bans on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines, said a poll released on Thursday. But the National Rifle […]

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Plan for Federal Lands in Grand Junction Area Will Close Lands to Recreational Shooting

| February 7, 2013

Plan for Federal Lands in Grand Junction Area Will Close Lands to Recreational Shooting View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bill seeks to keep gun enforcement under state purview

| February 7, 2013

Bill seeks to keep gun enforcement under state purview As gun control debates boil across the nation, a Utah lawmaker is fighting to keep such laws at the state level. View full story

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Gun rights advocates make voices heard at Md. Senate hearing

| February 6, 2013

Gun rights advocates make voices heard at Md. Senate hearing Gun rights advocates marshaled one of the biggest crowds to descend on Annapolis for a bill hearing in years Wednesday, packing the halls of the Maryland State House complex to oppose Gov. Martin O’Malley’s plan to institute some of the nation’s strictest gun-control laws. Read […]

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Gun rights advocates make voices heard at Md. Senate hearing

| February 6, 2013

Gun rights advocates make voices heard at Md. Senate hearing Gun rights advocates marshaled one of the biggest crowds to descend on Annapolis for a bill hearing in years Wednesday, packing the halls of the Maryland State House complex to oppose Gov. Martin O’Malley’s plan to institute some of the nation’s strictest gun control laws. […]

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Illinois: Gov. Quinn pushes semi-auto ban

| February 6, 2013

Illinois: Gov. Quinn pushes semi-auto ban Gov. Pat Quinn is renewing his call for an assault weapons ban in Illinois.The Chicago Democrat promoted the idea during his annual State of the State address on Wednesday. He asked lawmakers to move forward with strong public safety legislation. He says Illinois must prohibit the sale of assault […]

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Sen. Skelos considers amending New York’s new gun control law

| February 6, 2013

Sen. Skelos considers amending New York’s new gun control law The legislature’s top Republican said yesterday he’d consider amending the state’s new gun control law to allow owners to keep their 10 round magazines, one of several possible small scale changes to the law. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Alaska: NRA lobbyist testifies before House committee

| February 6, 2013

Alaska: NRA lobbyist testifies before House committee The National Rifle Association came out in support of measures introduced in the Alaska House regarding self defense and protecting gun rights on Wednesday. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Rule the “NY SAFE ACT” to be UNCONSTITUTIONAL! | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

| February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

we petition the obama administration to: Rule the "NY SAFE ACT" to be UNCONSTITUTIONAL! As of 1/15/13 NY Senate has passed the "NY Safe Act" which tightens firearm regulations to an unprecedented level. This move by Gov. Cuomo has taken firearm regulations too far. We law abiding citizens have been unfairly punished with this bill. […]

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South Dakota: Right-to-Carry Reform Passes Senate Committee Unanimously

| February 6, 2013

South Dakota: Right-to-Carry Reform Passes Senate Committee Unanimously Today, the South Dakota Senate State Affairs Committee voted unanimously to pass Senate Bill 166. This bill, introduced by Senator Larry Rhoden (R-29) and Representative Gary Cammack (R-29), would make improvements for South Dakota residents who carry a concealed firearm for self-defense by extending the validity of […]

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Bruce Willis Hits Gun Control Laws With a Vengeance

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis Hits Gun Control Laws With a Vengeance Bruce Willis often portrays a gun-wielding action hero on the screen and now it seems his support for guns translates to real life. In a recent interview promoting his upcoming movie “A Good Day to Die Hard,” Willis said he’s against the new gun control… View […]

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Gun-control debate takes center stage in Maryland

| February 6, 2013

Gun-control debate takes center stage in Maryland UPDATE: 1:30 p.m. With thousands of gun-rights advocates amassed in opposition outside the Maryland State House, Gov. Martin O’Malley on Wednesday asked lawmakers to approve his far-reaching gun-control legislation. Read full article >> View full story

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Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence Bruce Willis is no stranger to shoot-'em-up action flicks, and he's now pulling the trigger on his stance in a highly charged debate: gun control. In a move that will likely… View full story

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Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis Opposes New Gun-Control Laws, Brushes Off Link Between Onscreen and Real-Life Violence Bruce Willis is no stranger to shoot-'em-up action flicks, and he's now pulling the trigger on his stance in a highly charged debate: gun control. In a move that will likely… View full story

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Arkansas: Senate Passes Concealed Carry License Privacy Bill

| February 6, 2013

Arkansas: Senate Passes Concealed Carry License Privacy Bill Today, the Arkansas Senate passed Senate Bill 131, introduced by state Senator Bruce Holland (R-9), on a bipartisan vote of 24-9. This legislation would close the loophole that allows media outlets to obtain and publish the names and zip codes of concealed carry handgun license (CHCL) holders. […]

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Connecticut: Fight to Preserve Our Second Amendment Rights in Weston is Not Over

| February 6, 2013

Connecticut: Fight to Preserve Our Second Amendment Rights in Weston is Not Over Tomorrow, February 7, the Weston Board of Selectmen will hold its regularly scheduled meeting at 7:30 p.m. to discuss proposed changes to the Town’s firearms ordinance.  Click here to view the meeting agenda. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Deeply Flawed Mental Health Bill to be Heard Friday

| February 6, 2013

Hawaii: Deeply Flawed Mental Health Bill to be Heard Friday Senate Bill 932 is scheduled to be heard THIS FRIDAY at 1:35 p.m. in conference room 229 of the State Capitol by the Senate Health (HTH) and Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs (PSM) committees.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Ontario Co. To Vote On Official Opposition To NYS Gun Law – Rochester, News, Weather, Sports, and Events – 13WHAM.com

| February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Reported by: Angela Hong | Email: ahong@13wham.com Canandaigua, N.Y.— On Tuesday night, Ontario County leaders took their first step to express their opposition over New York’s new gun law. The county’s Government Operations and Improved Methods Committee met to vote on an official resolution to bring to the Board of Supervisors on February 14. About […]

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Bruce Willis says he's against new gun control laws

| February 6, 2013

Bruce Willis says he's against new gun control laws Star of the "Die Hard" films also dismisses any link between Hollywood entertainment and real-life gun violence View full story

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