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Gun Control Lobby Seeks to Thwart SHARE Act with Hysteria, Fear Mongering

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:26
The panic is now starting to set in amongst the gun control lobby, which is desperately searching for ways to smear a bill that has been around for years in various forms without attracting much attention from the usual anti-gun extremists. 
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Washington Post Employs Deceptive Tactic on “Children” and Guns

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:16
The Washington Post has surpassed the Brady Campaign and Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety to take a place alongside the New York Times as the premier anti-gun propagandists in the country.
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UK: Growing Support for Arming More Police

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:13
The UK’s fear of firearms, and potential weapons of all kinds, is well-documented. Subjects are urged not to carry any item, such as pepper spray, that might be adapted for self-defense. Officers take to social media to boast of “weapons sweeps” that turn up old kitchen knives, baseball bats, and sharpened sticks.
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Rhode Island: House Gives Final Approval to Gun Control Bill

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:13
House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello summoned lawmakers back to Providence in a rare September session, and the House passed an anti-gun bill Tuesday afternoon.  The session had abruptly ended in June with the budget and a handful of other issues unresolved.  Among the unfinished business was H.5510/S.405.  The bill, which was aggressively pushed by anti-gun groups Moms Demand Action and Everytown, falsely portrayed this bill as domestic violence legislation. 
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Join NRA-ILA at the 2017 "Firearms Law & The Second Amendment Symposium"

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:06
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Join Vice President Mike Pence This Monday for a Campaign Rally for Luther Strange!

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 10:16
This Monday, September 25th at 7:00 pm at HealthSouth Aviation in Birmingham, Vice President Mike Pence will be holding a rally for Luther Strange! Doors open at 4:00 pm. Please plan to attend!  For additional details about the rally and to register, please visit LutherStrange.com
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House GOP pushes to loosen gun rules

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:10
House GOP leaders are moving forward with plans to vote on two gun-related measures in the coming weeks, the first time Congress has taken up the controversial issue since Donald Trump became president.
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Secretary Zinke Declares October National Hunting and Fishing Month

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:10
Just days before National Hunting and Fishing Day – which is held on September 23rd every year - U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke declared October will officially be recognized as National Hunting and Fishing Month at the Department. Zinke championed the order to recognize the lasting and positive impact of hunters and anglers on wildlife and habitat conservation in America. This order comes on the heels of several major sportsmen actions from Interior including Wednesday's announcement of the addition of 600 acres of land in Arizona's Santa Teresa Mountains to make Wilderness Areas accessible for hunting and fishing.
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Albuquerque store clerk fired after shooting attempted robbery suspect

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:09
A Circle K clerk who shot a robber in the chest has been fired.The mother of three, Jennifer Wertz, was held up while working at the store near Eubank and Candelaria on Monday.
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Jeff Sessions warns gang members: 'We will hunt you down'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:08
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned gang members on Thursday that they will be hunted down and brought to justice so they can no longer terrorize communities.
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Canada: The gun registry's legacy - creating needless paperwork criminals

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:15
After the Chretien Liberal government spent years (and billions of tax dollars) trying to make criminals of every hunter, farmer, collector and target shooter with a gun, Canada’s firearms community has every right to worry the Trudeau administration intends to restore the reviled long-gun registry disbanded by the Conservative government more than five years ago.
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Gun buybacks get headlines, but there's no evidence they reduce crime, researchers say

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:15
Gun buybacks have been held in the United States since the early 1990s based on the premise that taking firearms off the street will help make communities safer.Academic research into the subject, however, has found no evidence that these events actually contribute to a reduction in crime.
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Kansas: No gun incidents reported following change in campus carry policy

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:14
July 1 marked the changeover of a policy regarding concealed weapons on campuses of public universities in Kansas. Residents 21 years and older with a clean record and a host of other requirements are allowed to carry concealed and legally-owned guns on campus.
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Ohio bill moves to cut notification penalty on concealed carry

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:13
Ohio lawmakers are looking at cutting the penalties for concealed-carry permit holders who don’t tell police that they have a weapon when they’re detained by authorities.
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Utah: Lawmakers to consider fee increases for Right-to-Carry permits

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:12
Utah lawmakers voted Wednesday to move forward with legislation that could potentially raise fees for drivers' licenses and concealed firearm permits.
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Anti-Gun Politicians: Blocking Out The Facts About Suppressors

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 08:02
As soon as the Hearing Protection Act was put forward on Jan. 9, 2017, leftists came out of the woodwork to criticize and misconstrue the goals of those who supported removing suppressors from the auspices of the National Firearms Act (1934). They did this by trying to control the language of the debate—using the word "silencer" instead of "suppressor."
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Reuniting The United States With Reciprocity

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:23
Most concealed-carry permit holders understand the potential pitfalls of traveling with a firearm, given the outrageous patchwork of state laws involved in even a short interstate trip. And while we haven’t posted much about reciprocity of late, important national concealed-carry reciprocity legislation is still in play and needs your help now to gain passage.
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Chris W. Cox: The Washington Post Gets It Wrong On New Gun Legislation

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:14
Law-abiding gun owners are tired of reading articles from elitist writers who want nothing more than to eliminate gun ownership in America. The latest example was Dana Milbank’s Sept. 11 piece, “The NRA’s idea of recreation: Assault rifles, armor-piercing bullets and silencers.”
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Trump administration prepares to ease export rules for U.S. guns

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 08:45
Aides to President Donald Trump are completing a plan to shift oversight of international non-military firearms sales from the State Department to the Commerce Department, four officials told Reuters.
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Right-to-Carry gun bill clears Wisconsin Senate committee

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 08:44
Concealed weapons could be carried in Wisconsin without a permit under a "right-to-carry" bill headed to the state Senate for a vote as soon as next month.
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