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Philadelphia Daily News  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Police: Gun owner saved cop from attack

Police are crediting a vigilant gun owner with saving the life of an Upper Darby cop Friday after he saw the officer being attacked and surrounded by a large group of teens.

Panama City News Herald  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Florida senators target records about hunters

The Senate Governmental Oversight and Accountability Committee on Tuesday backed a measure (SB 1364) that would create a public-records exemption to shield personal information — such as names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, addresses ...

Chicago Tribune  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Illinois: Judge dismisses amended lawsuit against proposed Niles gun shop

An amended lawsuit filed by a Skokie-based gun control advocacy group against the village of Niles and the owners behind a proposed gun shop and range was dismissed by a Cook County judge Tuesday afternoon.

Idaho State Journal  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Idahoans’ love of firearms supports lots of businesses

With roughly 180 firearms and ammunition manufacturers and the second most firearm-industry jobs per capita, Idaho’s economy leans heavily on the making and selling of guns, according to a study done by the financial website ...

Brisbane Times (Australia)  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Australian Gun Control: Queensland Police seize Townsville Crocs t-shirt launcher

For more than a decade an air-powered piece of PVC pipe has, without fear or favour, fired t-shirts into a delighted crowd at home games of the Townsville Crocodiles.But no more.The National Basketball League team ...

Financial Times  

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Michael Bloomberg says he is eyeing 2016 run for the White House

Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire media owner and former New York mayor, has stated for the first time that he is considering a run for US president, a move that would dramatically reshape the 2016 race ...

The Hill  

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Rape survivor’s open letter to Florida State Sen. Diaz de la Portilla on campus carry

I am typing this letter from a Starbucks in Tallahassee, where I am situationally aware, trained, and well armed. Although I do not expect anything drastic to happen today, I am still prepared if something ...

MetroNews  

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

West Virginia: House passes permitless conceal carry bill

The bill (HB 4145), approved 68-31, eliminates the permitting process currently operated through county sheriff’s departments. The permit process, which includes training and a background check, will still be a requirement for those 18-21, according ...

KNXV-TV  

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Arizona: Bill advances for tax credit for concealed carry

Arizona residents are one step closer to getting a tax credit for attending a firearms safety class after Republican lawmakers passed a measure offering a dollar-for-dollar credit for concealed carry permit holders on Monday.

Washington Examiner  

Monday, February 8, 2016

Bloomberg says 'all the options' open when asked about White House run

"Along with his success in media, Bloomberg has made a name for himself by being a proponent of anti-gun legislation and government-led efforts to restrict consumer access to certain commercial products, including cigarettes and large sodas. His position ...

NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.