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Anti-gun groups ramp up midterm efforts

5 hours 23 min ago
Giffords PAC is going to spend nearly $1.5 million on a TV and digital ad targeting vulnerable Colorado Republican Rep. Mike Coffman.
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Florida: In Broward to talk about guns, Andrew Gillum deflects questions about Sheriff Israel

5 hours 24 min ago
Andrew Gillum came to Broward County Friday to raise money and talk about guns.Sheriff Scott Israel helped him with one, but not so much the other.
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NRA Endorses Duncan for Georgia Lieutenant Governor

5 hours 35 min ago
Fairfax, Va. – On behalf of our six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Geoff Duncan for lieutenant governor of Georgia. 
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Bloomberg to make 2020 election decision after midterms

5 hours 40 min ago
Former Mayor Mike Bloomberg said he’ll decide whether to mount a 2020 challenge to President Trump after the midterm elections.
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Feinstein distorted facts about AR-15, aka 'America's rifle,' NRA says

5 hours 41 min ago
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein has drawn the ire of the National Rifle Association over claims that the AR-15 – which the group calls “America’s rifle” – is not “in common use.”
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Pennsylvania: Potential for Gun Control as Legislators Come Back to Harrisburg

8 hours 49 min ago
This week, with the Pennsylvania House of Representatives coming back from their summer break, it is possible that House Bill 2227 may be up for a vote.  HB 2227 would allow the seizure of firearms with little or no access to due process.
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New Jersey: Committee Takes Redundant, Unnecessary Bill and Makes It Worse

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 15:36
On Monday, September 17, the Assembly Judiciary Committee gave approval to A.3129 and made amendments to the bill.  As is typical in Trenton, things only got worse.
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Gun Tax Politician Toni Preckwinkle launches run for Chicago mayor

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:16
“Because I can” isn’t exactly “Yes, we can,” but Preckwinkle’s no-frills 20-minute speech reflected a no-nonsense approach she’s long brought to bear, first as a schoolteacher and gun control advocate and later as a Hyde Park alderman and the county’s chief executive.
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2016 gun buyer measure heads to Nevada high court

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:16
Backers of a voter-approved gun buyer screening initiative that passed in November 2016 but was never enacted have filed notice they'll ask the Nevada Supreme Court to overrule a judge who decided the measure was fatally flawed and could not be enforced.
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Co-Founder Of March For Our Lives Cameron Kasky Explains The Mistakes He’s Made & Why He Left March For Our Lives

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:15
I'm very regretful of a lot of the mistakes that I've made along the way. One of the things I never really did was watch myself.
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Shoddy Science and Shaky Assumptions: Court Invalidates California’s Handgun Ad Ban on First Amendment Grounds

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:14
Earlier this month, a federal court invalidated California’s ban on premises advertising relating to handguns (but not other firearms), disparaging the state’s proffered justification for the law as nothing more than “mere speculation and conjecture.” 
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Gun Control Twist: Saving One Life “Does Not Justify” Right-to-Carry

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:07
Gun control advocates often use some version of the phrase “if it saves one life” in order to justify their ineffective proposals. This week, the anti-gun editorial page of the Chicago Sun-Times offered a different take. Fearful that the Right-to-Carry was getting too much good publicity in the wake of an Illinois concealed carry permit holder’s heroic actions, the Sun-Times editorial board felt it necessary to lecture its readers, “One brave rescue of a Cicero cop doesn’t justify concealed guns.”
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Bloomberg Presidential Run? Maybe. Bloomberg Effort to Buy the Midterms? Definitely.

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:18
Billionaire gun control financier and former-New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is once again floating a presidential run.
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New Industry Statistics Underscore Popularity of “America’s Rifle”

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:10
Senator Dianne Feinstein has spent the last 26 years pushing gun control at the federal level and earlier this month demonstrated her willingness to distort facts and Supreme Court precedent in her ongoing effort to restrict your Second Amendment rights. During a confirmation hearing for President Trump’s latest Supreme Court nominee, Feinstein ludicrously claimed that semiautomatic rifles like the AR-15 – long heralded as “America’s Rifle” – are not “in common use.” 
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NRA Endorses Kemp for Georgia Governor

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:22
Fairfax, Va. – On behalf of our six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Brian Kemp for governor of Georgia.
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NRA Endorses Kobach for Kansas Governor

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:06
Fairfax, Va. – On behalf of our nearly six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Kris Kobach for governor of Kansas.
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Nebraska: Attend Lincoln City Council Meeting to Oppose Gun Control

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:38
An anti-Second Amendment group is planning to attend the Lincoln City Council meeting on September 24th in order to urge them to adopt a gun control ordinance that would make firearms unavailable for self-defense.  They are working in coordination with Councilwoman Leirion Gaylor Baird to further restrict law-abiding gun owners' right to protect themselves and their families.
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California: Ventura County Fair Board to Consider the Future of Gun Shows at the County Fairgrounds

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 07:56
The Ventura County Fair Board will be meeting on Tuesday September 25 and the topic of gun shows is on the agenda. As seen up and down the state, anti-gun activists have been making a push to ban gun shows at publicly owned venues, and Ventura is no different.
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Texas Republicans Flip Long-Held Democratic State Senate Seat

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 15:27
Texas Republicans refuted talk of a coming "blue wave" on Tuesday by flipping a state senate seat that had long been held by the Democratic Party. Republican Peter Flores, a retired game warden, pulled an upset win in a special election for Texas’s 19th Senate District over the Democratic nominee, former congressman Pete Gallego. The district, which contains all or parts of 17 counties and spans 35,000 square miles—400 of which are on the border between the United States and Mexico, is one of the largest legislative jurisdictions in the country and until recently one of the most Democratic in Texas.
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NRA Endorses Bill Lee for Governor of Tennessee

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 14:47
On behalf of our six million members across the country, the National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) today endorsed Bill Lee for governor of Tennessee.
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