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Connecticut: Committee Votes Today For Gun Bills

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:58
On March 20th, the Connecticut state Joint Judiciary Committee will be voting on a number of bills before them that would affect your Second Amendment rights, including bills to continue the never-ending push for more gun control in Connecticut.
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The Real Reason Connecticut's Decision About Remington and Sandy Hook Doesn't Make Sense

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 09:30
Gun control activists joyously celebrated a court decision Thursday, claiming that the ruling will be a massive step towards ending gun violence.
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Data Review Contradicts Hickenlooper Claim on Colo. Gun-Check Law

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:28
A review of Colorado data on gun background checks contradicts recent claims by former Colorado governor and Democratic presidential hopeful John Hickenlooper. Hickenlooper has repeatedly touted his signature on a universal background check measure. He has said the law was important because background checks in Colorado have prevented people from purchasing guns and that the system in place beforehand didn't require checks on half of all gun sales.
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Firearms Reporter Takes Kirsten Gillibrand to the Woodshed Over Her Anti-Gun Remarks

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 12:46
It’s not that they don’t know. I’m sure they do know by now. They have to, but for the sake of the narrative, they need to peddle straight garbage about firearms to get their base drummed up.
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What Does Beto O’Rourke Believe?

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:22
There has been a debate, both in the run-up to and since last week’s launch of Beto O’Rourke’s presidential campaign, about his ideology and policy positions. It has two dimensions.
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Colorado: Senate Committee Rapidly Passes “Red Flag” Bill to the Senate Floor With Little Notice

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 10:09
With less than 12 hours-notice to the public, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed gun control legislation, House Bill 1177, this morning.
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Maryland: House Passes Multiple Gun Control Bills to the Senate

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 09:59
Last night, the Maryland House passed multiple gun control bills.  House Bill 786 was passed by a 90 to 49 vote, and House Bill 740 was passed by a 94 to 45 vote. 
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Maryland House of Delegates OKs bills requiring long gun background checks, banning 3D-printed guns

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 09:41
The Maryland House of Delegates gave final approval Monday to bills that would ban 3D printed guns and require background checks for all sales of long guns, such as shotguns and rifles. The bills are among the priorities of gun-control advocates, but just as strongly opposed by gun-rights supporters.
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Rhode Island lawmakers consider gun control bills

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 09:39
Lawmakers are set to take up a number of bills related to gun control. Among them, is a measure that would raise the age to buy a gun in Rhode Island.
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Iowa: Remind Your Representative to Support The Family Defense Act

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 08:01
Under current law, Permit to Carry Weapons (PCW) holders are left defenseless when they choose to pick-up or drop-off their loved-ones at school or have to comply with the anti-self-defense policies their employer sets for parking lots.  Legislation is currently sitting in the Iowa state House of Representatives awaiting further action that would ensure law-abiding citizens can defend themselves and their families as they go about their daily activities.
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Nevada: Omnibus Anti-Gun Bill Introduced, Legislator Bill Introduction Deadline Extended

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 20:41
Today, Assembly Bill 291 was introduced by Assemblywoman Sandra Jauregui (D-41).  This omnibus anti-gun legislation is a threat to both gun owners residing in Nevada and those who are visiting. 
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Proposed legislation calls for a firearms registry in Pennsylvania

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 14:50
tate lawmakers are proposing new legislation that would create the Firearms Registration Act, which would force gun owners to turn over thorough personal information to State Police. Not only would each of their firearms need to be registered, but Commonwealth citizens would have to re-up that registration annually -- paying a non-refundable fee to PSP each time.
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Hawaii: Senate Committee to Hear Anti-Gun Legislation

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 14:46
Tomorrow, March 19th, the Hawaii state Senate Committee on Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs will hear anti-gun legislation, House Bill 720.
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Bill requiring background checks for private long gun sales moves forward in Maryland House of Delegates

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 14:15
The Maryland House of Delegates is moving forward a bill that would require background checks for all purchases of long guns, including shotguns and rifles. The measure is a priority of gun control advocates and, after receiving preliminary approval Saturday, it is set for a final vote Monday.
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Alert! Look Out ALABAMA! Here comes D.J. Parten's Bait & Switch

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 13:34
It looks like D.J. Parten is making a move on Alabama.  We’ve heard that he’s trying to establish himself in another state – Alabama.  So, if you know people in Alabama, forward this email to them to give them a heads-up. Alabama is our neighbor, be neighborly!
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Gun Controllers Don't Really Want That "Conversation"

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:52
Time and again, we hear from those advocating for more gun control laws who intone with a sense of moral superiority that we need to have a “conversation” on guns. The goal, they say, is to reduce violence, suggesting that they are somehow more evolved. Yet, just this week, some anti-gun activists and politicians were caught red-handed fantasizing about wanting to shoot politicians and gun rights advocates as well as suggesting the “doxing,” or publicly posting private information, on gun owners.
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Exodus: As Bay Area Moves Left, These Conservative Voters Move Out

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:47
Retired engineer Stewart Tagg spent four decades in the Bay Area — appreciating the blue skies, good schools and strong economy.  But in recent years, his home changed too much for his liking: higher taxes, an open immigration policy and no end in sight to the state’s liberal direction. 
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Beto O’Rourke: Ban AR-15 Sales in America

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:45
During a weekend interview presidential hopeful Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke said AR-15 sales should be banned in America.
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Italy Eyes Stand Your Ground-Style Law for Lethal Firearm Use

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:42
Italian leaders are eyeing a Stand Your Ground-style law that would offer protections for Italians who perceive a threat and kill someone in their home.
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Minnesota Can be a National Leader on CWD

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:37
Like many area residents, I was extremely concerned when the DNR revealed last month that a wild deer in Crow Wing County had tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease.
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