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Assemblyman Nojay’s remarks on SAFE during budget debate

| April 1, 2013

Assemblyman Nojay’s remarks on SAFE during budget debate View full story Originally posted by NYSRPA.ORG.

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NYSRPA files 2nd Amendment civil rights lawsuit against City of New York

| April 1, 2013

NYSRPA files 2nd Amendment civil rights lawsuit against City of New York NYSRPA files 2nd Amendment civil rights lawsuit against City of New York ALBANY, NY (04/01/2013)(readMedia)– The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association has filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York challenging the constitutionality of Title […]

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North Carolina: Contact Members of the Senate Judiciary I and II Committee in Support of Pro-Gun Reforms

| April 1, 2013

North Carolina: Contact Members of the Senate Judiciary I and II Committee in Support of Pro-Gun Reforms House Bill 17, introduced by state Representative Justin Burr (R-67), passed in the state House this week on a strong  97-20 vote. H 17 would make information regarding permittees — including those who have acquired a permit to purchase a […]

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Gun stance of Newtown state Rep. DebraLee Hovey draws mixed reviews

| March 31, 2013

Gun stance of Newtown state Rep. DebraLee Hovey draws mixed reviews NEWTOWN — DebraLee Hovey was on a hill on a beautiful Caribbean island when she learned of one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history. View full story

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Connecticut's Malloy Backs State Police Official Who 'Leaked' Adam Lanza Warrants Information

| March 31, 2013

Connecticut's Malloy Backs State Police Official Who 'Leaked' Adam Lanza Warrants Information Connecticut. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy waits to address the media at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, Conn., Wednesday, March 13, 2013. Malloy said Wednesday that he is patient as the legislature tries to hammer out a bipartisan gun control package but the […]

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Sen. Moran Statement on Status of U.N. Arms Treaty Negotiations

| March 31, 2013

Sen. Moran Statement on Status of U.N. Arms Treaty Negotiations U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS), the author of S. Con. Res. 7 – the bipartisan resolution which makes clear a United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) that undermines Constitutional freedoms of American gun owners will not be ratified by the Senate – released the following […]

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Pushing back on arbitrary gun bans

| March 31, 2013

Pushing back on arbitrary gun bans Even though Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has stripped the controversial “assault weapons” ban out of the Democratic gun-control package headed to the Senate floor, Sen. Dianne Feinsteinhas vowed to graft parts of her arbitrary ban onto other gun-control legislation with bipartisan support. Throughout this process, the California Democrat […]

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Gun-rights expert call local challenge to SAFE Act ‘significant’

| March 31, 2013

Gun-rights expert call local challenge to SAFE Act ‘significant’ Gun-rights expert call local challenge to SAFE Act ‘significant’ – In the marble-columned courthouse where five Supreme Court justices ruled that American citizens have the right to keep and bear arms, the gun-control law that Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo calls the SAFE Act could one day […]

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GUN FIRMS TARGETED: Ammo, Gun Makers Urged To Flee States Over Laws

| March 31, 2013

GUN FIRMS TARGETED: Ammo, Gun Makers Urged To Flee States Over Laws Group Wants to Give Guns to Poor Americans in High Crime Neighborhoods VIDEO: Hunters Boycott Colorado Over New Gun Control Laws KEEP UP WITH POLITICS: Subscribe to Our FREE Daily Newsletter View full story

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Lompoc forum targets gun control issues

| March 31, 2013

Lompoc forum targets gun control issues Whether or not to make gun control laws stricter was the topic of an emotionally charged public forum Thursday night at the Lompoc Public Library. View full story

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LATEST NEWS

| March 30, 2013

LATEST NEWS HARTFORD — Lawmakers and gun-control advocates anticipate the strongest laws in the nation to emerge Monday, when leaders of the General Assembly finally unveil their bipartisan response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. View full story

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Gun control: Did Obama let the moment pass?

| March 29, 2013

Gun control: Did Obama let the moment pass? Has the moment passed for tighter gun restrictions? View full story

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 13 03/29/2013

| March 29, 2013

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 13 03/29/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Arkansas: Pro-Gun Action Dominates 2013 Legislative Action

| March 29, 2013

Arkansas: Pro-Gun Action Dominates 2013 Legislative Action Arkansas continues this year to make solid improvements to our Right to Keep and Bear Arms, as the 2013 Regular Session proves to be one of the most productive for pro-Second Amendment legislative reforms in recent memory.  This week, Governor Mike Beebe (D) signed into law two more NRA-backed bills. […]

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Tompkins Co. Alert

| March 29, 2013

Tompkins Co. Alert Tompkins County Alert A bunch of pro and anti gun resolutions are on the agenda for the next scheduled meeting of the Tompkins Co. legislature, April 2 @ 5:30pm, Tompkins County Courthouse, 320 N. Tioga Street, Ithaca.  Area residents are encouraged to attend. See:  http://tompkinscountyny.iqm2.com/Citizens/Detail_Meeting.aspx?ID=1809 View full story Originally posted by NYSRPA.ORG.

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Oregon: Anti-Gun Bills Aimed at Law-Abiding Citizens to be Heard on Friday, April 5

| March 29, 2013

Oregon: Anti-Gun Bills Aimed at Law-Abiding Citizens to be Heard on Friday, April 5 Friday, April 5 at 8:30am, a multitude of anti-gun bills will be heard in the Oregon state Senate Judiciary Committee.  These bills attempt to create a “solution” to a non-existent problem and instead create a new class of criminals amongst otherwise […]

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Delaware: House Bill 35 Passes in State House

| March 29, 2013

Delaware: House Bill 35 Passes in State House Yesterday, House Bill 35 passed in the House by a 24-17 vote.  Sponsored by state Representative Valerie Longhurst (D-15), HB 35 would criminalize virtually all private transfers of firearms by requiring that a criminal history background check be performed in connection with the sale or transfer of […]

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Capitol Confidential » Assembly after dark, jousting over SAFE Act

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
Capitol Confidential » Assembly after dark, jousting over SAFE Act

As expected, the state Assembly’s debate on the Education, Labor and Family Assistance bill turned out to be one of the most heated in the daylong vote on the fiscal plan. The debate stretched for more than two and a half hours and featured references to Orwell’s “1984,” Santa Claus, Henry Ford and The Who. […]

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North Dakota: State of Emergency Protection Bill Advances to Senate Floor, Pro-Hunting Legislation Signed into Law

| March 29, 2013

North Dakota: State of Emergency Protection Bill Advances to Senate Floor, Pro-Hunting Legislation Signed into Law Today, House Bill 1467, important “Emergency Powers” protection legislation was unanimously approved by the state Senate Government and Veteran Affairs Committee and will soon be considered on the Senate floor.  This NRA-backed bill, introduced by state Representative Karen Karls (R-35), passed in the House by […]

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Potential 2016 presidential candidates talk gun control

| March 29, 2013

Potential 2016 presidential candidates talk gun control Joe Biden and Marco Rubio pushed their opposing views on guns this week View full story

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