Feb
15
Gun owners will ‘stand and fight’ for freedom, NRA chief says in Nashville

The head of the National Rifle Association vowed to fight new gun legislation and renewed his call for armed guards in schools on Thursday, speaking before the National Wild Turkey Federation’s annual convention at Gaylord Opryland Hotel.NRA CEO and Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre heavily criticized President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address for not mentioning school safety.
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Feb
03
Virginia Delegate Scott Lingamfelter to Get NRA Carter-Knight Freedom Award

On January 11, the NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund voted to award Virginia Delegate L. Scott Lingamfelter with the Carter-Knight Award.  Delegate Lingamfelter is chairman of the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Committee.  He was the chief patron of legislation last year that repealed Virginia’s gun rationing (one-gun-a-month) statute.  In addition, Delegate Lingamfelter is the founder and co-chairman of the Virginia Legislative Sportsmen Caucus.

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