Articles Tagged 'gun rights'
Assault weapons ban picks up steam in Congress
An assault weapons ban is picking up steam in the House and on the 2020 campaign trail as Democrats search for a way to respond… READ MORE
Toomey-Manchin background check measure faces obstacles
A Senate measure to expand background checks would seem headed for quick passage following the recent string of mass shootings and President Trump’s interest in… READ MORE
California gun owners splurge on ammo as new background check law takes effect
Gun owners in California are stocking up on ammunition as the state’s new law requiring background checks to purchase ammo takes effect.
The new law,… READ MORE
New NRA president targets Dem Rep. Lucy McBath, says gun lobby will back anyone running against her
The newly elected president of the National Rifle Association (NRA) pledges to endorse any candidate who opposes the gun-control policies of U.S. Rep. Lucy McBath,… READ MORE
Trump says Cuomo, Letitia James trying to ‘destroy’ NRA
President Trump accused Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state Attorney General Letitia James of trying to “destroy” the National Rifle Association as a leadership fight inside… READ MORE
Florida returns to its Second Amendment roots after launching gun-control movement
Florida may have become the unlikely launchpad for modern gun-safety activism in the wake of one of the country’s worst school shootings, but the Sunshine… READ MORE
State rep wants Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto impeached over gun legislation; mayor responds
A Pennsylvania state representative said he was moving to have Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto impeached after the mayor signed new gun legislation in the city… READ MORE
North Georgia Republican files bill to allow permitless carry of guns
A North Georgia Republican is getting a head start on what could be flurry of proposals to expand access to guns.
State Rep. Matt Gurtler,… READ MORE
Proposed state law would require NY pistol owners open up social media and online searches
New Yorkers applying for handgun licenses or renewing existing licenses could potentially have to submit to a state review of their social media histories and… READ MORE
Voters in 10 Oregon counties to vote on gun rights ordinance
PORTLAND, ORE.–Voters in 10 Oregon counties will decide on Second Amendment Preservation Ordinances this Election Day. The ordinances state that county residents have the right… READ MORE