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‘Epitome of classy’: Laura Bush has heartfelt message for expectant grandparents Bill and Hillary

First-class lady.
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Tennessee: House Subcommittee Chairman Removes Park Carry Bill from Schedule

Last night, House Bill 1407, sponsored by state Representative Tilman Goins (R-10), was removed from the hearing notice in the House Finance, Ways and Means Subcommittee.  Please contact Chairman Mike Harrison immediately and urge him to return HB 1407 on his subcommittee calendar….
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Tennessee: House Subcommittee to Hear Park Carry Bill Early Next Week

Having awaited passage of the state Budget, House Bill 1407 is expected to be considered in the House Finance, Ways and Means Subcommittee as early as Monday, April 14.  It is imperative that you contact subcommittee members TODAY and respectfully urge them to vote “YES” on HB 1407….
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Maryland: Hunter Protection Bill Sent to Governor

Last night, the Maryland House of Delegates passed Senate Bill 231 by a 120 to 9 vote.  Sponsored by state Senator George Edwards (R-1), SB 231 would allow bowhunters, who are otherwise authorized to carry a handgun, to carry a handgun for protection while hunting in Deer Management Region A.  While afield, bowhunters are vulnerable to outdoor cr…
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Legislators Introduce Bill to Return Custody of Justina Pelletier to Her Parents

Massachusetts state legislators have filed a bill that would force state officials to return custody of Justina Pelletier to her parents. Justina Pelletier’s medical condition has dramatically worsened since her wrongful imprisonment and mismanaged medical care by the Massachusetts’ Department of Children and Families. So supporters of her fami…
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Virginia: Pro-Hunting Bill Signed into Law

Last Friday, April 4, another pro-hunting bill was signed into law by Governor Terry McAuliffe (D).  House Bill 307, sponsored by pro-gun Delegate Scott Lingamfelter (R-31), permits local school boards to provide after-school hunter safety education programs for students grades seven through twelve, at the cost of the participant….
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Kansas: Comprehensive Pro-Gun Bill Passes State Legislature, Sent to Governor

Today, the Kansas House of Representatives passed House Bill 2578 (previously reported on here) by a 102-19 vote.  It passed in the state Senate yesterday by a 37-2 vote.  HB 2578 will now be sent to Governor Sam Brownback (R) for his expected signature….
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Bill Maher’s Comments on Mozilla-Gay Marriage Controversy May Not Be What You’d Expect

‘I think there is a gay mafia…”


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Louisiana: House Passes NRA-Backed Bill Expanding Use of Suppressors While Hunting Game

This week, the Louisiana House of Representatives passed NRA-supported House Bill 186 by an 82 to 15 vote.  Sponsored by state Representative Cameron Henry (R-Metairie), HB 186 would allow for the use of lawfully-owned suppressors while hunting all game animals.  HB 186 now goes to the state Senate for its consideration. …
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Colorado: Bill to Repeal Restrictions on Rifle and Shotgun Purchases Passes House and Heads to Governor

Today, Senate Bill 135 passed the Colorado House of Representatives by a 61-1 vote and now heads to Governor John Hickenlooper’s (D) desk for his consideration.  SB 135, sponsored by state Senator Greg Brophy (R-1), would repeal restrictions in state law relating to the purchase and sale of rifles and shotguns in non-contiguous states, and perm…
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Nebraska lawmakers advance ‘emergency powers’ gun bill

Nebraska lawmakers have given initial approval to a bill that would prohibit governors from restricting gun sales in a declared state emergency….
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Bqhatevwr: Bill Clinton confounds with April Fools’ Day tweet [pic]

@SladeHV @billclinton i honestly don't understand what his tweet even means— Ben Dreyfuss (@bendreyfuss) April 01, 2014 @bendreyfuss not even remotely— Slade Sohmer (@SladeHV) April 01, 2014 We’re not entirely sure either, but it sure is popular. That Bill Clinton photo is blowing up my timeline. Just blowing. up.— Hale…
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Connecticut Bill to Legalize Assisted Suicide Defeated in Committee

Because the Public Health Committee is not meeting today–their deadline–the Assisted Suicide bill will be officially dead at 5 pm. We told you that defeating the Assisted Suicide bill in Committee was the highest legislative priority of the Family Institute of Connecticut Action in 2014. Today, for the second year in a row, FIC Action […
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West Virginia’s “Pro-Life” Governor Vetoes Bill Banning Abortions After 20 Weeks

Democratic Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, who describes himself as pro-life and campaigned as a pro-life candidate, has vetoed a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. West Virginians for Life, the statewide pro-life group, tells LifeNews it is disappointed in Governor Tomblin’s veto of HB 4588, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Prote…
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Pennsylvania: Firearms Preemption Bill Scheduled for Possible House Floor Vote on Monday

The state House of Representatives is expected to consider House Bill 2011 when is reconvenes on Monday, March 31.  Sponsored by state Representative Mark Keller (R-86), HB 2011 would strengthen Pennsylvania’s firearms preemption law to further ensure that firearm and ammunition laws are consistent throughout the state. …
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