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Kansas: Senate Passes Two Pro-Gun Measures with Bipartisan Support – Contact Your Representative

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:11
Today, the Kansas Senate passed pro-gun omnibus legislation, House Bill 2058, and Eddie Eagle Gun Safety legislation, House Bill 2089.
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Alabama: House Passes Lifetime Carry Permit Bill

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 13:51
Today, the House voted 69-18 to pass Senate Bill 308. It now goes to Governor Kay Ivey for her signature.
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NRA-backed Constitutional Carry Signed in Tennessee

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 13:15
Gov. Bill Lee signs NRA-backed constitutional carry bill to advance the self-defense rights of all Tennessee gun owners. 
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Maryland: Montgomery County Passes Restrictions on Home-Built Firearms

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 11:32
On Tuesday, the Montgomery County Council unanimously passed Bill 4-21 to place unnecessary restrictions on Maryland’s centuries-old practice of home-building firearms for personal use.
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Who is David Chipman, Biden’s New Head of the ATF?

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 10:55

While not unexpected, the nomination has sparked outrage in the pro-gun community. Chipman has a history of making anti-gun statements, and his current employment at the gun control group, Giffords, indicates he will be anything but an unbiased servant of the American people.

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Biden Announces 6 Executive Actions on Gun Control, Names Giffords Senior Advisor to Lead ATF

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 10:06

President Joe Biden announced yesterday a slate of six executive gun control orders covering “ghost guns,” stabilizing braces, red flag laws, and community violence intervention programs.

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West Virginia: Pro-Gun Bills Pass

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 09:17
Yesterday, the House of Delegates promptly voted 87-0 to concur with the Senate amendments to House Bill 2793. It now goes to Governor Jim Justice’s desk for his signature.
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Shannon Watts on NRA Bankruptcy Hearing: Gun Lobby Is ‘Broken’

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 08:59

Shannon Watts came out firing this week against the National Rifle Association in an interview with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow.

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Emory Prof. of Psychology: Ban Gun Sales to People Under 25

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 08:28

“A crucial factor is that the frontal lobes — which help us think through our actions — do not fully mature until roughly age 25,” he continued.

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Maine: Legislation to Ban Self-Defense at Polling Locations Scheduled for Committee Hearing

NRA-ILA News - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 08:27
On Monday, April 12, the State and Local Government Committee is scheduled to consider legislation that would allow municipalities to impose a gun-free zone on polling locations across Maine.
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Keep It Clean: The Potential Peril of Engraving Your Carry Gun

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Thu, 04/08/2021 - 08:00

A judge ruled photos of the engraving inadmissible, but what if he hadn't? What if the jury had seen what Brailsford chose to engrave on his gun?

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South Carolina: Constitutional Carry Passes Critical Vote

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 15:20
Today, the House voted 69-47 to advance House Bill 3096 after second reading. This clears the way for H. 3096 to receive a third reading tomorrow, where the House can vote to pass it.
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Alabama: House Committee Passes Lifetime Carry Permit Bill

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 15:04
Today, the House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee voted to advance Senate Bill 308 to the House floor.
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Pittsburg Joins Philadelphia In Suing Pennsylvania Over Supposedly Racist Gun Law

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 14:59

The city of Pittsburg has joined the city of Philadelphia along with several individual defendants in a lawsuit alleging that the state’s preemption law keeps local governments from addressing “gun violence” that “disproportionately ravages communities of color.”

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Zev Tech Announcing the Return of the Mega Maten

Gun Reports - Special Reports - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 14:53

All of these new parts are priced in-line with the original Mega Maten lineup and of course will be in huge demand.

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Connecticut: Firearm Seizure Bill Moves to the House

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 12:47
Earlier this week, the Connecticut state Joint Judiciary Committee voted to pass House Bill 6355, which will take away the constitutional rights of individuals, without adequate due process.
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New Hampshire: Senate Judiciary Committee to Consider Self-Defense Bill

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 12:26
Earlier this week, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a public hearing on House Bill 197, and in the coming weeks they will vote on this self-defense legislation.
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Wyoming: More Pro-Gun Legislation Headed to the Governor’s Desk

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 12:11
Yesterday, the Wyoming House concurred on Firearms Financial Discrimination legislation, House Bill 236, giving it final legislative approval.
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North Dakota: Stand Your Ground Legislation Passed out of Senate Committee

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 11:51
Today, the Senate Judiciary Committee passed Stand Your Ground legislation, House Bill 1498, by a 5 to 2 vote. 
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West Virginia: Senate Passes Bill to Create Nonresident Carry Permit

NRA-ILA News - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 11:48
Today, the Senate voted 34-0 to pass House Bill 2793, to create the option of a nonresident West Virginia concealed carry permit.
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