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Despite Legislature vote, NY SAFE Act stands for now – ObserverToday.com | News, Sports, Jobs, Community Information – Dunkirk | The Observer

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

MAYVILLE – Now that Chautauqua County has offered its collective voice in opposition to the NY SAFE Act, it must wait to see what the state does. On Feb. 27, the legislature voted in favor of a motion to repeal the act, which was signed into law in January by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The controversial […]

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Albany: Monday March 11th 2013 6PM – Deb Busch, Oppose the SAFE act

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

https://www.facebook.com/events/388687544563584/ Monday, March 11, 2013, 6:00pm – 16 Lodge Street, Albany Please come and support Deb Busch and the Emergency Proclamation opposing the NY SAFE Act that she is putting forth in the Albany Legislature. The proclamation calls for full repeal. It may not pass, but it will force all Albany County legislators to show […]

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Colorado lawmakers advance gun control bills

| March 5, 2013

Colorado lawmakers advance gun control bills A series of sweeping gun-control measures in Colorado is on track to hit the governor's desk by the end of the month, with Democratic committees in the Legislature advancing all the bills despite a Capitol … View full story

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Arkansas: Faculty Carry Signed into Law, Reminder to Take Action on Other Important Self-Defense Legislation

| March 5, 2013

Arkansas: Faculty Carry Signed into Law, Reminder to Take Action on Other Important Self-Defense Legislation On March 1, Governor Mike Beebe (D) signed House Bill 1243 into law.  As introduced by state Representative Charlie Collins (R-84), HB 1243 sought to allow staff and faculty of a public university, public college or community college, to carry […]

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New Mexico: Bill to Criminalize the Private Transfer of Firearms to be Heard in Senate Public Affairs Committee Today

| March 5, 2013

New Mexico: Bill to Criminalize the Private Transfer of Firearms to be Heard in Senate Public Affairs Committee Today House Bill 77 has been added to the Senate Public Affairs Committee agenda for today, and will likely be heard after 6:00 p.m.  If able, please make plans to attend this important public hearing to voice […]

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STOP THE TYRANNY – Calguns Shooting Sports Association

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
STOP THE TYRANNY – Calguns Shooting Sports Association

The legislators of the State of California are after your guns. They are after your liberties. Today we say: ENOUGH! Join Calguns Shooting Sports Associaton in the fight for your liberty! Find and contact your state representatives, learn about all the current laws, help spread the word! the resources you need are right here: Help […]

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Court to consider whether speedy approval of NY gun controls violated constitution | Fox News

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
Court to consider whether speedy approval of NY gun controls violated constitution | Fox News

Published March 02, 2013 FoxNews.com ALBANY, N.Y. – A New York state judge agreed Friday to consider whether the state’s tough new gun restrictions were rushed into law in violation of the state constitution. State Supreme Court Justice Gerald Connolly signed an order granting the request for a hearing by plaintiffs who are challenging Gov. […]

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» First challenge to NY gun law filed » News — GOPUSA

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
» First challenge to NY gun law filed » News — GOPUSA

By The Buffalo News February 9, 2013 6:45 am The first legal challenge to New York’s recent gun restrictions could be heard in Erie County by April. Two local gun owners have filed an Article 78 petition — essentially a lawsuit against the government — asking a judge to prohibit the state from enforcing parts […]

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Gun laws spur backlash

| March 4, 2013

Gun laws spur backlash In a protest against new gun laws, more than 100 firearms dealers say they will stop selling guns to government and law enforcement officials in New York and other states unless those same firearms are also available to average citizens. It's part of a backlash from the industry to new … […]

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Gun control: This time, it's bipartisan

| March 4, 2013

Gun control: This time, it's bipartisan Gun control: A bipartisan group of representatives and senators have proposed laws banning gun trafficking and purchasing guns for criminals. View full story

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In Connecticut, Gun Safety Task Force Results in Two Conflicting Agendas

| March 4, 2013

In Connecticut, Gun Safety Task Force Results in Two Conflicting Agendas Democratic and Republican leaders said gun legislation had proved extraordinarily complex, given a historic outpouring of responses from opponents and supporters of gun control. View full story

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2 Conflicting Agendas Arise From Gun Safety Task Force in Connecticut

| March 4, 2013

2 Conflicting Agendas Arise From Gun Safety Task Force in Connecticut Democratic and Republican leaders said gun legislation had proved extraordinarily complex, given a historic outpouring of responses from opponents and supporters of gun-control. View full story

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Missouri: Employee Protection Legislation to be Heard in House Committee Today

| March 4, 2013

Missouri: Employee Protection Legislation to be Heard in House Committee Today On March 5, the Missouri House General Laws Committee will hear important self-defense legislation, House Bill 533.  HB 533, sponsored by state Representative Jeanie Riddle (R-49), would ensure that hard working Missourians right to self-defense does not end when they drive onto their state […]

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LATEST NEWS

| March 4, 2013

LATEST NEWS State rep. Dan Carter Photo: Michael Duffy | Buy This Photo Democrats looking to put more stringent measures on rifle purchases will recommend Tuesday that permits be required to purchase a long gun in Connecticut. View full story

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Ridgewood councilwoman proposes resolution on gun control

| March 4, 2013

Ridgewood councilwoman proposes resolution on gun control The Ridgewood Council is moving forward cautiously while discussing a resolution that advocates gun control. View full story

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Senator Marchione Supports the "Family Tax Relief Act"

| March 4, 2013

Senator Marchione Supports the "Family Tax Relief Act" For Immediate Release March 4, 2013 Contact: Joshua Fitzpatrick, (518) 455-2381, fitzpatr@nysenate.gov  SENATOR KATHLEEN MARCHIONE SUPPORTS “FAMILY TAX RELIEF ACT” Tax relief measures would ease the state’s crushing tax burden on families, restore the STAR Property Tax Rebate Check Program to help homeowners  New York State Senator […]

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Georgia: NRA-Backed Bill Easily Passes Senate

| March 4, 2013

Georgia: NRA-Backed Bill Easily Passes Senate Today, NRA-backed Senate Bill 101 passed in the Georgia Senate by an overwhelming 41-10 vote.  SB 101 now goes to the state House of Representatives where it will be assigned to a committee for further action. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Senator Marchione Introduces the "Second Amendment Protection Act"

| March 4, 2013

Senator Marchione Introduces the "Second Amendment Protection Act" For Immediate Release: February 28, 2013 Contact: Joshua Fitzpatrick, (518) 455-2381, fitzpatr@nysenate.gov  SENATOR KATHLEEN MARCHIONE INTRODUCES THE “SECOND AMENDMENT PROTECTION ACT” TO SAFEGUARD THE CONSTITUTIONAL FREEDOMS OF ALL NEW YORKERS Marchione’s legislation would repeal the unconstitutional provisions of new gun control law, ensure the preservation of Constitutional […]

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Senator Marchione Calls for Comprehensive Medicaid Audit to Protect NY Taxpayers

| March 4, 2013

Senator Marchione Calls for Comprehensive Medicaid Audit to Protect NY Taxpayers For Immediate Release: February 22, 2013 Contact: Joshua Fitzpatrick, (518) 455-2381, fitzpatr@nysenate.gov   SENATOR KATHLEEN MARCHIONE: COMPREHENSIVE MEDICAID AUDIT NECESSARY TO HELP PROTECT NEW YORK TAXPAYERS  Statement from New York State Senator Kathleen A. Marchione (R,C-Halfmoon)              “I strongly support an audit of New York’s […]

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Senator Marchione Supports Elimination of 18-A Utility Tax Surcharge

| March 4, 2013

Senator Marchione Supports Elimination of 18-A Utility Tax Surcharge For Immediate Release: February 5, 2013 Contact: Joshua Fitzpatrick, (518) 455-2381, marchione@nysenate.gov  SENATOR KATHLEEN MARCHIONE SUPPORTS ELIMINATION OF UTILITY TAX SURCHARGE FROM EXECUTIVE BUDGET Senator Marchione says New York ratepayers need real cost relief  New York State Senator Kathleen Marchione (R,C-Halfmoon) today joined Senate Republican Leader […]

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