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NRA Statement on Walmart's Decision to Change Firearms Policy

Tue, 09/03/2019 - 13:13
Fairfax, Va.— The National Rifle Association released the following statement today regarding Walmart's decision to change its firearms and ammunition policies:"The strongest defense of freedom has always been our free-market economy. It is shameful to see Walmart succumb to the pressure of the anti-gun elites. Lines at Walmart will soon be replaced by lines at other retailers who are more supportive of America’s fundamental freedoms. The truth is Walmart’s actions today will not make us any safer. Rather than place the blame on the criminal, Walmart has chosen to victimize law-abiding Americans. Our leaders must be willing to approach the problems of crime, violence and mental health with sincerity and honesty."
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Walmart to stop Alaska handgun sales, end sales of short-barrel rifle and handgun ammo nationwide

Tue, 09/03/2019 - 12:12
Walmart is set to end sales of handguns in Alaska and will discontinue the sale of short-barrel rifle and handgun ammunition in stores nationwide, the super chain's president and CEO announced Tuesday afternoon.
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Senate Republicans Rebuke Colleagues for Threatening SCOTUS

Mon, 09/02/2019 - 19:20
On Thursday, all 53 Republican Senators signed onto a letter encouraging the Supreme Court to ignore an amicus curiae brief from five Democrat Senators that threatened the high court with restructuring if it did not rule the way those Senators wished.  
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California: Anti-Gun Legislation Passes Appropriations Committees and Heads to the Floor

Mon, 09/02/2019 - 13:23
On August 30, both the Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees took up their respective suspense files and passed anti-gun legislation that will now head to the floor in each chamber for votes. It's imperative that NRA members contact their legislators in the final weeks of session and urge their opposition to these anti-gun measures.
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The Texas Legislature Passed Ten Bills Protecting Your Second Amendment Rights During the 2019 Session. These Measures All Take Effect on September 1.

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 14:00
The Texas Legislature Passed Ten Bills Protecting Your Second Amendment Rights During the 2019 Session.  These Measures All Take Effect on September 1.  
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Florida Alert! How Much Are David Dell'Aquila's Gun Rights Worth?

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 11:31
Are David Dell'Aquila's gun rights worth $100,000?  Worth more than $100 million?  Worth whatever it takes to defeat the anti-gun agitators and enemies of the Second Amendment? You're damned right!  Whether he donates money to NRA to fund the fight or not - NRA is fighting for his rights and yours.  Help fund the fight!  Go here:  https://donate.nra.org/donate 
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Florida Alert! New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu VETOES 3-Gun Control Bills

Wed, 08/28/2019 - 10:17
You won't read this in the mainstream media and we thought you should know that common sense and loyalty to the Constitution and the Bill of Rights is alive and well in the New Hampshire Governor's office. 
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Concealed Carry Fashion Show Returns to the NRA Personal Protection Expo in Ft. Worth

Wed, 08/28/2019 - 09:19
FAIRFAX, Va. – The NRA Personal Protection Expo welcomes back the Concealed Carry Fashion Show on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at the Ft. Worth Convention Center in Ft. Worth, TX. This is no ordinary run-of-the-mill fashion show – models will showcase the Expo’s top concealed carry products – and demonstrate the features and benefits to an audience of firearm enthusiasts and international media.
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Reeves wins GOP nod for Mississippi governor

Wed, 08/28/2019 - 08:59
Lt. Gov Tate Reeves will be the GOP nominee for governor in Mississippi after winning a Republican primary runoff on Tuesday. Reeves defeated former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller in the runoff, 54 percent to 46 percent, according to The Associated Press, with nearly all precincts reporting. Reeves will now face Democratic state Attorney General Jim Hood in the Nov. 5 general election.
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Massachusetts: Gun Bills to be Heard Wednesday

Tue, 08/27/2019 - 17:22
On Wednesday, August 28th, the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security will be holding a public hearing at 10:00 AM to discuss numerous bills pertaining to firearm laws in the state.  It comes as no surprise that many of the proposals before the Committee are anti-gun measures that would place further burdens on law-abiding gun owners and sportsmen.
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Washington: Tacoma to Repeat Seattle’s Mistakes with Proposed Gun Tax

Tue, 08/27/2019 - 06:43
On August 27th, the Tacoma City Council will be hosting a study session to consider an ordinance that would allow the city to levy a tax on all firearms and ammunition sales. 
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Florida Alert! Senate clears Marion Hammer of wrongdoing after compensation reporting probe

Mon, 08/26/2019 - 09:40
Although some news outlets have reported stories that have attempted to show that Marion Hammer did something wrong, we thought you should see one story that attempted to be fair and accurate.  
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Virginia Hunters Raise $17,684.89 to Feed the Hungry

Mon, 08/26/2019 - 05:27
It is a fact that hunters are the world’s top conservationists and do more for wildlife than any other group. But what many people don’t know is how much we hunters care about our fellow man and how proactive we are in helping people in our own communities to fight hunger. For nearly 30 years, we have been helping to feed those less fortunate through the Hunters for the Hungry (HFTH) movement, sharing the wild game we harvest through state-based programs where we hunt and live. By donating and in many cases also paying to process the meat, we are providing a high-protein, low-cholesterol meat source to those who otherwise would go hungry.  
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Divide and Conquer: Giffords (Formerly LCAV) Looks to Split Gun Owners to Enact Controls

Mon, 08/26/2019 - 05:24
Divide et impera; divide and rule; divide and conquer. For millennia political actors have understood that one of the most effective means of defeating your enemy is to divide them and set the component parts against each other. For what seems nearly as long, gun control supporters have sought to separate gun owners from their rights by using this strategy.
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Flag on the Play: Media Promotes Gun Confiscation Laws by Exaggerating “Study” Results

Mon, 08/26/2019 - 05:20
“Researchers from the University of California, Davis, have found that, in the three years since California implemented the nation’s first law allowing guns to be taken from individuals who pose an extreme risk, the so-called red flag orders have prevented at least 21 mass shootings. 
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Marching Toward Gun Confiscation: Prohibition Advocates Released Unhinged Gun Control Plan

Mon, 08/26/2019 - 05:16
This week, March for Our Lives – the gun control group that arose in the wake of the criminal mass attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. – released a lengthy plan outlining its vision for firearm regulation in America. Reduced to its essence, the plan is to discourage gun ownership through numerous layers of red tape, fees and government mandates.
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Parkland father Andrew Pollack: Daughter's murder made me 'pro-Second Amendment'

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 13:27
Andrew Pollack, the outspoken father of one of the students killed during the Parkland, Florida, mass shooting, said Wednesday that he was never a big gun-rights supporter until he realized how defenseless his daughter was when she was gunned down at school last year.
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Journalist Attempts To Buy Guns At Walmart, Ends Up Collapsing The Left’s Anti-Gun Narrative Instead

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 11:55
After the devastating shooting that took place in an El Paso, Texas, Walmart that left 22 people dead and 24 injured, the left began to do its usual pattern of never letting a crisis go to waste. Instead of taking a moment to mourn the fallen, they immediately launched into the process of making it an agenda item.
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'Progressive' Fantasies About Guns

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:54
The idea that Americans have a constitutional right to own and possess firearms appalls today’s progressives. They believe that if they could just rid the nation of guns, then armed robberies, gang violence, mass shootings, rape, violent crime and maybe even suicide would vanish and we could all live peacefully ever after.
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Guns are a significant part of American society. Taking them away won't help.

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:46
Gun control is not the answer; universal background checks will do nothing to stop these mass shootings. Joe Biden, when Vice-President admitted this and said so. In all the recent mass shootings, the killer purchased the weapon(s) legally with a background check. Likewise, so-called red flag laws would not have stopped these as well.
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