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MSNBC reporter says if Venezuelan military ‘have the guns they have the power’

| May 2, 2019

MSNBC reporter says if Venezuelan military ‘have the guns they have the power’ A journalist reporting on the crisis in Venezuela Tuesday said the efforts to oust President Nicolas Maduro are taking longer than expected in part because not everyone in the country is allowed to own guns. “So if the military have the guns, […]

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Washington: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die, Gun Owner Privacy Protected

| May 1, 2019

Washington: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die, Gun Owner Privacy Protected On April 28th, the Washington Legislature adjourned sine die from the 2019 Legislative Session.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Louisiana: House Committee Passes Two Pro-Gun Bills

| May 1, 2019

Louisiana: House Committee Passes Two Pro-Gun Bills Today, the House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee passed pro-gun measures, House Bill 281 and House Bill 235. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Feinstein Pushes to Bump Age for Mags, ‘Assault Weapons’ to 21

| May 1, 2019

Feinstein Pushes to Bump Age for Mags, ‘Assault Weapons’ to 21 U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein intends to introduce a bill to Congress that would ban the sale of “high capacity” magazines and “assault weapons” to adults under age 21. Feinstein, a California Democrat who is the ranking minority member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said […]

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Nevada: Clark County Commission Readies to Pass Gun Control With AB 291 Looming

| May 1, 2019

Nevada: Clark County Commission Readies to Pass Gun Control With AB 291 Looming Last week, the Nevada Assembly passed legislation that would give county politicians unprecedented control over gun rights across the state.  Assembly Bill 291, which was referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee, but has not been scheduled at this time for action, would criminalize certain […]

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Pennsylvania: Senate Committee Passes Enhanced Preemption Legislation

| May 1, 2019

Pennsylvania: Senate Committee Passes Enhanced Preemption Legislation Yesterday, the Senate Local Government Committee passed enhanced preemption legislation, Senate Bill 531 by a 7 to 4 vote. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Tennessee: House Passes Pro-Gun Legislation, House Bill 1264

| April 30, 2019

Tennessee: House Passes Pro-Gun Legislation, House Bill 1264 On Tuesday, the Tennessee House passed self-defense legislation, House Bill 1264 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Iowa: General Assembly Adjourns Sine Die

| April 30, 2019

Iowa: General Assembly Adjourns Sine Die On April 27th, the Iowa General Assembly adjourned sine die from the 2019 Legislative Session.  During this session, both chambers passed Senate Joint Resolution 18 to propose an amendment to the state Constitution affirming and recognizing the right of Iowans’ to keep and bear arms as a fundamental individual […]

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Illinois: Private Transfer Ban Legislation On The Move

| April 30, 2019

Illinois: Private Transfer Ban Legislation On The Move With the Illinois General Assembly returning from recess, House Amendment 1 to House Bill 96 is likely to move quickly.  HA 1 to HB 96 would impose various gun control schemes in Illinois, such as criminalizing private transfers and creating a gun seizure regime.  View full story […]

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SCOTUS to City of New York – NYSR&PA v NYC Goes Forward

| April 30, 2019

SCOTUS to City of New York – NYSR&PA v NYC Goes Forward As you probably know, the Supreme Court agreed to hear New York State Rifle & Pistol Association vs. City of New York earlier this year. That case has the potential to be a landmark decision for gun rights on the order of (or […]

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Delaware: Please Attend NRA and DSSA’s Freedom Rally Tomorrow!

| April 29, 2019

Delaware: Please Attend NRA and DSSA’s Freedom Rally Tomorrow! No summary available View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Report: UK Gun Owner Loses Licenses Over Social Media Presence

| April 29, 2019

Report: UK Gun Owner Loses Licenses Over Social Media Presence In 2016, UK shooter and popular YouTube gun channel personality Callum Long-Collins told the BBC, “Being British and a firearms owner, it almost feels illegal to have any sort of opinion on using guns for self-defense.” The comments appear to have been proved correct. According […]

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New Jersey Governor Hopes to Price Low-Income Residents Out of the Lawful Gun Market

| April 29, 2019

New Jersey Governor Hopes to Price Low-Income Residents Out of the Lawful Gun Market It’s no secret that the Garden State is hardly Eden for Second Amendment supporters, who are subjected there to some of the strictest firearm laws in the nation. But now Democrat Gov. Philip D. Murphy is targeting New Jersey’s law-abiding gun […]

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President Trump Withdraws U.S. from United Nations Arms Trade Treaty

| April 29, 2019

President Trump Withdraws U.S. from United Nations Arms Trade Treaty During his speech to the 2019 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum, President Trump announced that he would “unsign” the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) effectively withdrawing the United States from the treaty.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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President Trump and Vice President Pence Make History Once Again at 2019 NRA Annual Meeting

| April 29, 2019

President Trump and Vice President Pence Make History Once Again at 2019 NRA Annual Meeting For the second year in a row, a sitting president and vice president both addressed NRA members at the 148th Annual Meetings in Indianapolis on Friday during the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum. This makes the third year in a row that President […]

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New Hampshire: Senate Committee to Hear Private Transfer Ban

| April 28, 2019

New Hampshire: Senate Committee to Hear Private Transfer Ban On April 30th, the New Hampshire state Senate Judiciary Committee will hear House Bill 109 to criminalize the private transfer of firearms.  The hearing will be at 9:00AM, with other gun control bills being heard at 10:00AM.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Contact the Governor Today!

| April 26, 2019

Hawaii: Contact the Governor Today! On April 24th, Governor David Ige signed House Bill 720 to impose criminal penalties upon gun owners if they fail to follow government requirements for how lost or stolen firearms must be reported.  Additionally, SB 600 and SB 1466 have been transmitted to the Governor for his consideration. View full story Originally […]

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NRA Applauds Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb for Signing Comprehensive Gun Rights Bill into Law

| April 26, 2019

NRA Applauds Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb for Signing Comprehensive Gun Rights Bill into Law ​ FAIRFAX, Va.–  The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) applauds Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb for signing into law a comprehensive gun rights bill that will make it easier for law-abiding Hoosiers to defend themselves. Gov. Holcomb signed the […]

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NRA Applauds President Trump’s Announcement to Un-sign the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty

| April 26, 2019

NRA Applauds President Trump’s Announcement to Un-sign the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty Chris W. Cox, executive director of the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action, issued the following statement  in reaction to President Donald Trump’s announcement that he will unsign the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty, unbinding the United States from the obligation to refrain from acts […]

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Minnesota: House and Senate Omnibus Bills Update

| April 26, 2019

Minnesota: House and Senate Omnibus Bills Update On Monday, the Minnesota House is scheduled to consider the House Public Safety/Judiciary Omnibus legislation. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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