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AlertTELL YOUR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS TO OPPOSE “UNIVERSAL” BACKGROUND CHECK BILLS

Recently two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called "universal" background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, are being misleadingly described as simply requiring background checks on all sales of firearms, but this is just a small part of what these overbroad pieces of legislation would do.

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Know Your State's Gun Laws

Whether you're traveling interstate, have recently moved, or are a long-time resident, knowing your specific state's gun laws is an important part of gun ownership.

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Massachusetts: Hearing for Bill on Gun Rationing Scheme

Friday, December 15, 2017

Massachusetts: Hearing for Bill on Gun Rationing Scheme

On December 19, the Massachusetts state Joint Committee on Public Safety & Homeland Security will be hearing Senate ...

Friday, December 15, 2017

Florida Action Report! Florida Supreme Court Justice Pariente avoids Recusal

The Florida Supreme Court has dismissed the lawsuit against Governor Scott. This action keeps Florida Supreme Court Justice ...

The Science of Selling Gun Control: Picking the Right Data

News  

Friday, December 15, 2017

The Science of Selling Gun Control: Picking the Right Data

In a Science Magazine article titled, “Firearms and accidental deaths: Evidence from the aftermath of the Sandy Hook school shooting,” ...

Arizona: Comment period extended to January 12th on management plan for Tonto National Forest

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Arizona: Comment period extended to January 12th on management plan for Tonto National Forest

The Forest Service has extended the comment on the preliminary proposed management plan for the three million-acre Tonto ...

VV Daily Press  

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Fires ravage LA-area shooting ranges

Most of the range facilities at the Angeles Shooting Ranges in Little Tujunga Canyon, including the Moore N’ ...

Press Republican  

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Permit deadline looms for tens of thousands of N.Y. gun owners

A little known section of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's New York SAFE Act is causing big headaches for some ...

WILX  

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Debate over concealed carry reciprocity continues in Washington

A Republican quest for gun reform is underway on Capitol Hill. The efforts center around honoring concealed carry ...

NRA Statement on Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act

News  

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

NRA Statement on Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act

National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action executive director, Chris W. Cox, released the following statement on Tuesday ...

Washington Post  

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Three Pinocchios: Pelosi’s claim the House GOP is ‘inviting’ violent criminals to carry concealed weapons

Pelosi’s tweet inspired such anger because responsible gun owners believe their rights are being curtailed, even if they ...

Des Moines Register  

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Iowa Poll: Most believe more gun control won't reduce mass shootings

A majority of Iowans believe increased controls on gun purchases won't reduce mass shootings, according to a new ...

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