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The media is out of control in its push for gun control

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 17:54
Fact checkers are out of control, and on the issue of guns they no longer even try to pretend impartiality. Especially on social media, this is becoming a serious problem. Facebook has been working with organizations such as PolitiFact, Snopes and to filter news. Stories deemed “false” by these organization are labeled as false and are much more difficult to spread virally.
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Navy SEAL Congressman Has Brutal Comeback When Asked Why He Needs "High-Capacity" Magazines

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 17:47
Rep. Scott Taylor (R-Va.) commented on a tweet posted by Tim Kaine, and he did not hold back. Taylor, a former Navy SEAL serving Virginia's 2nd District, is extremely supportive of the NRA and Second Amendment freedoms.  
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Delaware: House to Consider Radical Gun Control Legislation Tomorrow

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 16:20
Tomorrow, the Delaware House will consider anti-gun legislation, House Bill 330.
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Tennessee: Pro-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings this Week

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 14:48
Tomorrow, the House Civil Justice Subcommittee is scheduled to consider House Bill 2208, House Bill 2129, and House Bill 1602.
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Missouri: Anti-Gun Attempt to Hijack Bill Fails

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 13:37
Last week, an attempt was made to hijack House Bill 1350 with an anti-gun amendment offered by Senator Jill Schupp (D-24) to criminalize private firearm transfers.  HB 1350 is a bill related to background check requirements of in-home service providers and personal care attendants, and is completely unrelated to firearms.
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Florida Alert: Anti-gun CRC Members Want Gun Bans in the Florida Constitution

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:59
Some of the members of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) are very anti-gun and they are proposing and pushing gun ban and gun control amendments to put in the Florida Constitution.  Commissioners will be voting on these amendments soon. 
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Ohio: Join Us for the Pittman-Robertson Grants Announcement—Wednesday, March 21!

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:32
You are invited to join Aurelia Skipwith, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks for the U.S. Department of the Interior to announce the disbursement of the Pittman-Robertson grants to Ohio. This year the grants total over $1.1 billion. Ohio will be receiving $23,356,598.
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Pennsylvania: Join Us for the Pittman-Robertson Grants Announcement—Wednesday, March 21!

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:10
You are invited to join David Bernhardt, Deputy Secretary for the U.S. Department of the Interior to announce the disbursement of the Pittman-Robertson grants to Pennsylvania. This year the grants total over $1.1 billion. Pennsylvania will be receiving $36,729,255.
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Colorado: Join Us for the Pittman-Robertson Grants Announcement—Tuesday, March 20!

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:02
You are invited to join Downey Magallanes, Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy for the U.S. Department of the Interior to announce the disbursement of the Pittman-Robertson grants to Colorado. This year the grants total over $1.1 billion. Colorado will be receiving $29,015,796.
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Florida: Join Us for the Pittman-Robertson grants announcement—Tuesday, March 20!

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 11:51
You are invited to join Greg Sheehan, Principal Deputy Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, for the announcement of the disbursement of the Pittman-Robertson grants to Florida. This year the grants total over $1.1 billion. Florida will be receiving $26,588,009.
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Wisconsin: Join Sec. Zinke as he announces Pittman-Robertson grants—Tuesday, March 20!

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 11:07
You are invited to join Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to announce the disbursement of the Pittman-Robertson grants to Wisconsin.  This year the grants total over $1.1 billion. Wisconsin will be receiving a check for $34,966,603.
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Florida Alert: We Were Born at Night But It Wasn’t Last Night, Mr. Speaker

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 09:01
Speaker of the House Richard Corcoran (R) is adding insult to injury by calling the betrayal of law-abiding firearms owners “one of the greatest Second Amendment victories we’ve ever had.”  
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California: Firearm-Related Hearings Scheduled for Next Week

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 19:28
On Monday, March 19, the California Department of Justice (DOJ) will be hosting a public hearing on the proposed regulations regarding the serialization of home-built firearms.  On Tuesday, March 20, there are several firearm-related bills scheduled to be heard in their respective policy committees.  
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Chicago students trash Walmart during walkout over gun violence

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 18:10
Chicago police are trying to identify the dozens of students from Simeon Career Academy who they say took part in a vandalism spree while they were supposed to be protesting guns.
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Kroger censors gun magazines

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 18:09
Kroger confirmed that it will stop selling assault rifle-themed publications, while noting it would continue to sell other gun magazines.
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Resident objects to gun-toting school mascot

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 18:08
“If they see a statue with a gun they’re going to think, ‘Okay, that’s appropriate, we can do that to our other schools,’” said Linda Virissimo, who lives in San Diego. “If other kids see that they’re going to think that’s okay for their schools to have a gun, but it’s not.”
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Student with ‘Trump’ flag assaulted by mob during National School Walkout

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 18:07
A student at a Minneapolis high school was assaulted by a mob of students after he carried a pro-Trump flag during the National School Walkout on Wednesday, police said.
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California High School Teacher On Leave After Questioning Walkout

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 17:10
A Rocklin High School teacher is on paid administrative leave over her views about the national school walk out. The teacher says all she did was open up a debate about the politics of the protest in her classroom.
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The Science of Gun Policy

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 16:48
The Rand Corporation, a “research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier, and more prosperous,” released an ambitious review of existing firearms-related research earlier this month. This was the culmination of two years and a million dollars of effort.  The “Rand researchers evaluated thousands of studies to assess the available evidence for the effect of 13 common gun policies on a range of outcomes…” 
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Disgust With Hollywood’s Antigun Activism Unifies Americans in Nationwide Poll

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 16:45
Based on the results of a Zogby Analytics poll released earlier this month, Second Amendment supporters may have a counter-intuitive message for virtue-signaling Hollywood heavyweights pledging their support for restrictive firearm laws: keep up the good work!  Gun control is gaining renewed social currency in some circles in the wake of the Parkland, Fla. tragedy. Hollywood, to no one’s surprise, has eagerly jumped on the bandwagon, with stars, starlets, and studio honchos displaying their usual self-importance and grasping desire for the spotlight. 
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