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Bloomberg gun control group enters Oregon governor and state Senate races

NRA Feed - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:00
Everytown for Gun Safety -- the gun control group funded by billionaire Michael Bloomberg -- is running ads in favor of Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber and attempting to unseat state Sen. Bruce Starr, R-Hillsboro.
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Second Amendment Vs. Islamic State In Oklahoma

NRA Feed - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:00
The Islamic State's call for "lone wolf" attacks on Western infidels might have met its match in the Second Amendment, as an armed man saves lives by shooting a jihadist wannabe bent on heeding that call.
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Pennsylvania could give the NRA the right to sue cities

NRA Feed - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:00
Cities in Pennsylvania may have to think carefully before passing ordinances relating to guns and gun control in future years: Doing so could land them in legal trouble with the National Rifle Association.
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Virginia: Virginia Beach City Council Draft 2015 Legislative Agenda to Include Anti-Gun Legislation Recommendation

NRA Feed - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 09:55
At their October 21 meeting, the Virginia Beach City Council is expected to consider and may vote to include recommendations to the Virginia General Assembly that they pass legislation in 2015 requiring victims of crime to report lost or stolen firearms within 48 hours of discovery of the loss or crime.
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Armed mother defends home from intruder, WKMG, Orlando, Fla. 09/26/14

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
Lizette Rosario was inside her home in Orange County, Fla. when her son alerted her to an attempted break-in. Rosario retrieved a 9mm pistol and went to confront the intruder, who fled behind a shed in the yard. With the help of her son, Rosario was able to hold the man until police could arrive.
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California: Three More Anti-Gun Bills Signed into Law Today and One Anti-Gun Bill Vetoed

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
On the final day of Governor Jerry Brown’s deadline to act on pending legislation, he signed into law three more anti-gun bills and vetoed one anti-gun bill.
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NRA launches new round of anti-Bloomberg ads

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
The advertising war over gun control is about to escalate.On Tuesday, the National Rifle Association will begin airing an emotional, 30-second commercial featuring a Colorado crime victim who had been assaulted in her apartment by a stranger. In the ad, Kimberly Weeks said she once had been afraid of owning a gun. That changed, she said, after enduring two hours of "evil" at the hands of her assailant.
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Colorado's Second Amendment wildfire

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
Last year, in the wake of the Sandy Hook school shootings in Connecticut, the Obama administration and then-New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg worked to put together a "coalition of the willing" to join them in a war on the Second Amendment and hit upon Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper as a likely recruit.
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Data divulges racial disparity in Chicago’s issuance of gun permits

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
In Chicago's South Side earlier this month, a 16-year-old boy was shot dead, the seventh person killed this year in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.The boy was able to give his name and reportedly pleaded with the responding police officers, "Please don't let me die."If you live in 60624, the ZIP code where the shooting took place, you don't expect your streets to be safe. In the last 30 days, that neighborhood has recorded more homicides, robberies, assaults, thefts and narcotics charges combined than any other ZIP code in Cook County when measured on a per capita basis. Its population is 98 percent black and averages a median income just above the poverty line.It also is one of the ZIP codes that registers the fewest active concealed carry firearms permits per capita in the county, according to concealed carry numbers obtained under the Freedom of Information Act by The Washington Times.
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New Jersey: Jersey City to only buy guns from 'socially responsible' manufacturer, officials say

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
A Pennsauken-based weapons and ammunition supply company is set to win a $500,000 contract to provide firearms and ammo to Jersey City police under new rules that Mayor Steve Fulop has said will help "shape the dialogue" on gun control nationwide.
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Changes to New Hampshire’s concealed carry license application trigger concern from gun rights activists

NRA Feed - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:00
The Department of Safety is reissuing the state’s concealed carry gun license application for the second time in two months after complaints from gun rights activists prompted the department to withdraw some of the changes it made to the form this summer.
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California: One More Day to Urge Governor Brown to Veto Anti-Gun Bills

NRA Feed - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:00
Governor Brown has until tomorrow, Tuesday, September 30 to sign or VETO four anti-gun bills.  Please call, e-mail and fax the Governor today and tomorrow respectfully urging him to VETO the four pending anti-gun bills below.  He can be reached at (916) 445-2841, by e-mail here (https://govnews.ca.gov/gov39mail/mail.php).
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Will jihad-style attack boost 'bring gun to work' laws?

NRA Feed - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:00
Vaughan Foods Chief Operating Officer Mark Vaughan, a reserve sheriff's deputy, used his personal handgun that he brings to work to stop a beheading attack by recently converted Muslim Alton Nolen on Friday in Oklahoma.
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A prosecutor’s war on a mom

NRA Feed - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:00
Apparently NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell isn’t the only official involved in the Ray Rice saga who’s reversed course.Jim McClain, chief prosecutor for New Jersey’s Atlantic County, has now done a full 180 in a case in which he tried to throw the book at a young, single working mother.
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New Jersey prosecutor fumbles justice

NRA Feed - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:00
Justice isn’t always blind, and prosecutors are sometimes so dazzled by a high-profile defendant they lose sight of their responsibility to lock up a menace to society and cut a break to someone who makes an honest mistake.
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Obama's UN speech reveals why Arms Trade Treaty is so dangerous

NRA Feed - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:00
Addressing the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday, President Obama said that all nations “must meet our responsibility to observe and enforce international norms.” What he meant by that wasn’t exactly clear, starting with what those norms are, and who gets to define them. But that kind of thinking on the president’s part is precisely why the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) is so bad for the United States.
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Mississippi: Governor Phil Bryant Urges Mississippians to Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. Sportsmen are Encouraged to Support Amendment 1 on November 4

NRA Feed - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:35
Governor Phil Bryant (R) issued a press release today encouraging Mississippians to celebrate “National Hunting and Fishing Day” this Saturday, September 27.
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Colorado: Bloomberg Already Sets His Sights on Next Year’s Legislative Session

NRA Feed - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:32
Those who support the Second Amendment and the individual liberties protected by our Bill of Rights won’t soon forget the all-out assault waged against their freedoms during the 2013 legislative session.
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Presence of Armed Citizen Prevented More Death Says Oklahoma County Sheriff

NRA Feed - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:00
Earlier today, police reported that two women were brutally attacked in Oklahoma City on Thursday at their workplace. One of those women died, her head severed from her body in the gruesome assault. The other woman survived, her attacker having been stopped by a citizen carrying a concealed handgun. Without the weapon, Traci Johnson might be laying in the morgue instead of recovering at the same hospital where her attacker is being treated today.
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