Sep
08
Harry Reid Trying to Use Constitutional Amendment to Silence NRA, its Members, and Free Speech

In January 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a key decision in the case of Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission.  The decision removed unconstitutional restrictions on the ability to speak freely at election time of grassroots groups like NRA and others. But now, some are trying to reverse the decision–and while they recognize that they must amend the Constitution to do so, their amendment would gut the First Amendment rights of organized political groups as we know them.
NRA-ILA News

Apr
06
Mississippi: NRA Members Score Major Victories During 2013 Legislative Session

The Mississippi Legislature adjourned sine die on Thursday, April 4, ending its 2013 legislative session.  Yet again, gun owners and sportsmen made significant gains thanks to the strong support of House Speaker Philip Gunn (R), Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves (R), key committee chairmen and pro-Second Amendment lawmakers in both state legislative chambers.  
NRA-ILA News

Apr
01
North Carolina: Contact Members of the Senate Judiciary I and II Committee in Support of Pro-Gun Reforms

House Bill 17, introduced by state Representative Justin Burr (R-67), passed in the state House this week on a strong  97-20 vote. H 17 would make information regarding permittees — including those who have acquired a permit to purchase a handgun and those who have obtained a Concealed Handgun Permit (CHP) — accessible only to law enforcement.
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