• Rhode Island: Immediate Action Required on Gun Control Bill June 28, 2017
    Anti-gun groups are bombarding Senators with text messages, emails and phone calls, urging them to support H.5510a/S.405.
  • Sapulpa Woman Fires Gun During Dog Attack June 28, 2017
    A woman walking her dog in Sapulpa fired shots when she said a loose dog attacked her and her pet, according to police. The woman was in a neighborhood in the 1400 block of North Main when she told police a dog escaped its fence and went after her dog around 2 p.m. Tuesday, June […]
  • Woman in wheelchair scares off burglars by showing gun June 28, 2017
    A woman, who lives on Cleveland’s west side, said she felt safe in her home until last week. “It was last Monday morning around 10:30,” Melinda Vandal told Fox 8. “I looked at the door and there was a man, right there, right outside looking like he was going for my door.”
  • How news organizations unintentionally misinformed the public on guns June 28, 2017
    Here is the unfortunate story of how a couple of teams of researchers and a whole bunch of news organizations, including this one, unintentionally but thoroughly misinformed the public.
  • House ethics panel launches inquiry of two lawmakers, plus aide June 28, 2017
    The Foundation for Accountability and Civic Trust, a conservative-leaning watchdog group, filed a complaint last year that Lujan and other Democrats violated ethics rules by using the House chamber to raise money for campaign purposes. Specifically, the group Lujan and others sent campaign emails featuring photos of themselves during the June 2016 sit-in.The House ethics […]
  • California Regulators Block Proposed Semi-auto Rules June 28, 2017
    California regulators announced Tuesday that they have temporarily blocked proposed new rules on assault weapons.The state's Office of Administrative Law released a two-paragraph notice, without explanation, rejecting the proposed regulations submitted by the state Department of Justice in May.
  • State, Federal Authorities Partner to Fight Violence Perpetrated with Firearms June 28, 2017
    The effort will focus on the "Triggerlock" program. That's where high-priority gun offenders arrested by municipal or state authorities are referred for prosecution by the U.S. Attorney's Office under federal law, which carries lengthier prison terms.
  • California: Governor Brown Signs AB 103 and Anti-Gun Bills Pass Public Safety Committees June 28, 2017
    Today, June 27, Governor Brown signed the state budget along with budget trailer bills including AB 103.  Also today, the Assembly and Senate Public Safety Committees heard anti-gun bills SB 464, SB 497 and AB 424. All three bills passed by party-line votes and will be sent to the respective Appropriations Committees.  
  • North Carolina Action Needed: Pro-Gun Omnibus Bill May be Considered in Senate Rules Soon! June 27, 2017
    House Bill 746, the omnibus bill that would make many pro-gun reforms to North Carolina’s gun laws, could be considered in the Senate Rules Committee at any time!  It is imperative that you contact members of the Senate Rules Committee TODAY and urge them to support HB 746!  Also, click here to find a list […]
  • Vermont: Veto Session Officially Concludes 2017 Session June 27, 2017
    Lawmakers returned to Montpelier on June 21 to pass the state budget and wrap up the 2017 legislative session.
  • California: DOJ’s Proposed “Assault Weapon” Regulations Rejected by Office of Administrative Law June 27, 2017
    On Monday, June 26, the Office of Administrative Law (OAL)  formally rejected DOJ’s proposed regulations for the registration of newly classified “assault weapons,” which go far and above what is necessary by creating over 40 new definitions and improperly re-classifying certain firearms as “assault weapons.” 
  • NRA Official Q&A with U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke June 27, 2017
    Read the full Q&A with U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke.
  • A New Day for the Second Amendment: Donald Trump Addresses the NRA June 27, 2017
    The drumbeat of fake news continues as the elites disappointed by the 2016 election dedicate themselves to “resisting” the Trump administration. Among their many false narratives is that Americans are no longer interested in firearms now that Barack Obama is out of the White House. At least two big groups of people didn’t get that […]
  • Castaic woman shoots suspect during burglary attempt June 27, 2017
    A Castaic homeowner shot a man who forced entry into her residence in the early morning hours Monday, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies. Deputies said the suspect, a Hispanic male, entered the woman's home through a rear door. The homeowner was armed with a handgun and after a confrontation with the suspect, she […]
  • Homeowner stops intruder after home invasion June 27, 2017
    Around midnight on June 25th, Krystal Kasprytzki and her husband were in their home, when the door swung open. They called out for who they thought was her father, but no one answered. When they walked toward the entrance to the home, they noticed an unknown man walking into the house. Krystal was able to […]
  • North Carolina: Pro-Hunting Bill on Senate Calendar Today June 27, 2017
    Today, June 27, House Bill 559 is scheduled for second reading in the North Carolina Senate.  HB 559, introduced by state Representative Chris Millis (R-16), would remove unnecessary and arbitrary restrictions on hunting in North Carolina.  This bill directs the Wildlife Resources Commission, which is tasked with managing hunting in the Tar Heel State, to […]
  • Supreme Court declines to review California concealed-weapon law June 27, 2017
    The Supreme Court will not intervene in a lower court’s decision that the Second Amendment does not protect the right to carry a concealed weapon in public.Gun-rights advocates had asked the court to review a California law that gives local sheriffs power to require that those seeking concealed-carry permits show a particular need, such as […]
  • Supreme Court refuses to hear right-to-carry-guns case, Justices Thomas and Gorsuch say there is such a right June 27, 2017
    Federal appellate courts and state high courts are split on whether the Second Amendment secures a right for law-abiding adults to carry guns outside the home, and not just possess them in the home. Several federal appellate courts have generally held that states may, if they want to, sharply limit such carrying (e.g., by giving […]
  • Mayors group opposes GOP ‘concealed carry’ gun bills June 27, 2017
    The U.S. Conference of Mayors has come out in opposition to House and Senate GOP proposals to allow "concealed carry" gun license holders to carry weapons into other states that allow it.