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Friday, July 31, 2015

Minnesota: Pro-Gun Omnibus Legislation Takes Full Effect Tomorrow

Tomorrow, August 1, all remaining pro-gun provisions of Senate File 878 will now be in effect.  Starting tomorrow, ...


Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Major Airline Lifts Misguided Restrictions on African Hunting Trophies

On Monday, following the release of Cargo Policy and Procedures Advisory No. 278, South African Airways (SAA) effectively ...


Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Florida: New Hunting Opportunities Under Consideration in the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge

A land swap with the South Florida Water Management District has given the US Fish and Wildlife Service ...


Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Kentucky: Bear Hunting Changes Approved by Subcommittee

Yesterday, the Administrative Regulation Review Subcommittee met to consider modifications to expand the bear hunting season, quotas, and ...


Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Massachusetts: Several Sunday Hunting Bills Pending in the State Legislature

Four bills regarding Sunday hunting have been introduced in the 189th General Court in Massachusetts


Monday, July 13, 2015

Massachusetts: Suppressor Legislation to Be Heard in Committee

Important NRA-backed suppressor legislation,House No. 1305, will be heard in the Joint Committee on the Judiciary tomorrow, July 14, ...


Friday, July 10, 2015

Kentucky: Committee Hearing on Important Changes to Bear Hunting Needs Your Support!

On Tuesday, July 14th, the Administrative Regulation Review Subcommittee will be considering modifications to expand the bear hunting ...


Thursday, July 9, 2015

Oregon: 2015 Legislative Session Adjourns

On Monday, the 2015 Legislative Assembly adjourned sine die.  This was a difficult session for gun owners across ...


Wednesday, July 8, 2015

North Carolina: Big Win for North Carolina Hunters as Governor Signs the Outdoor Heritage Act

Thanks to the hard work of NRA members and pro-hunting legislators,Governor Pat McCrory signed House Bill 640, the Outdoor ...

Lexington Herald-Leader  

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Proposal to expand bear hunting in Kentucky sparks debate

The Humane Society of the United States is objecting to a proposed expansion of bear hunting in Kentucky. The group says the state's black bear population is still small and needs time to expand.

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