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Article first appeared on Ammoland.com U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- 27 years ago, Washington state passed a bill requiring the Washington State Police to sell valuable firearms rather than destroying them. Provisions were made for the destruction of firearms which could not be legally owned. For political reasons, local law enforcement agencies were …

Tomorrow, the House Judiciary Committee will consider a pair of gun control measures that punish law-abiding gun owners and licensed firearm dealers instead of focusing on criminals.  Please contact committee members and ask them to stop targeting law-abiding Maryland residents, and to oppose House Bill 910 and House Bill 1257. …

Today, February 25, at 1:30 pm, the San Jose City Council will consider their Council Policy Priority Nominations.  Please contact Mayor Sam Liccardo and the City Council and urge them to OPPOSE the “Gun Harm Reduction” nomination. One of Mayor Sam Liccardo’s priority nominations is of utmost concern to law-abiding gun owners.  This nomination …

Yesterday, multiple gun control measures were either defeated or held from passage during their committee consideration.  Those measures include: House Bill 115 defines “firearm custodian” and makes them liable for the illegal actions of others.  This measure could make law-abiding gun owners liable if their firearms were stolen and then used …

On Thursday, February 27th, the Minnesota House of Representatives will consider House File 8 and House File 9, anti-gun bills carried over from the 2019 Legislative Session.  At the end of last year, anti-gun lawmakers attempted to roll these measures into an omnibus bill but failed to garner enough votes …

On February 26th, the House General Laws Committee will hear House Bill 1722 to ensure law-abiding citizens may carry firearms for self-defense on public transit. Please contact committee members and ask them to SUPPORT HB 1722. House Bill 1722, sponsored by Representative Adam Schnelting, removes the prohibition on law-abiding citizens carrying …

Friday, February 21, was the bill introduction deadline in the California legislature. We anticipate the legislature will make another aggressive push at our Second Amendment Rights and hunting heritage in the Golden State.  At this time, the full picture of what we can expect from the introduced bills is not …

Last week, hundreds of NRA Members and Second Amendment supporters attended the Judiciary Committee hearing, which included two extreme gun control measures.  Thanks to your steady opposition, neither of the proposed gun control bills were prioritized before the deadline and won’t advance this session.  Those bills include: Legislative Bill 816, …

On Thursday, February 27th, the Connecticut Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee has scheduled a public hearing for House Bill 5040, an additional tax on the purchase of ammunition. The hearing will take place in Room 2E of the Legislative Office Building at 1:00 PM. Please contact members of the committee and urge …

Today, the Georgia House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee approved House Bill 787, and it now heads to the House floor for further consideration. It is a critical bill to expand the ability of law-abiding citizens to defend themselves and their families both within Georgia and in other states. Please …