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Louisiana: Once Again, House Committee Scheduled to Hear Bill to Repeal Self-Defense Law this Tuesday

This coming Tuesday, May 6, the House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee will consider House Bill 826.  Sponsored by state Representative Wesley Bishop (D-New Orleans), NRA-opposed HB 826 would repeal Louisiana’s “stand your ground” statute and tip the scales in favor of criminals who attack law-abiding citizens in public.  Make no …
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Michigan: Senate Judiciary Committee to Consider Second Amendment Legislation Tuesday

On Tuesday, March 25, the Michigan Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to consider Senate Bill 789 and the Firearms Records Confidentiality Package.  …
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Florida CRITICAL! SB-448 — Threat of Force to Stop Attackers Up on Tuesday 3/4

SB-448 by Senator Greg Evers is on the agenda for the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 8:00am.  It is CRITICAL that you contact members of this Committee IMMEDIATELY and tell them to SUPPORT SB-448. Getting the bill out of this Committee is EXTREMELY IMPORTANT.  SB-448 by Senator Greg Evers is a bill to stop abusiv…
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Florida Report on Committee Action Held on Tuesday 2/11 and Wednesday 2/12

Thank you for your help this week.  Senate Bill 448  by Senator Greg Evers was heard by the Senate Judiciary Committee. House Bill 209 by Representative Heather Fitzenhagen was heard in the House Criminal Justice Committee …
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Florida Urgent! SB 448 Threat of Force to Stop Attackers Up on Tuesday, February 11

SB-448 by Senator Greg Evers is on the agenda for the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 10:00am.  We need you to contact members of this Committee IMMEDIATELY.  SB-448 by Senator Greg Evers is a bill to stop abusive prosecutors from using 10-20-LIFE to prosecute people who, in self-defense, threaten to use deadly…
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Florida: Report on Committee Action Monday 2/3, Tuesday 2/4 and Wednesday 2/5

We had great success this week and that success simply would not have been possible without your help in responding to our Alerts and YOU taking the time  to contact Committee members.  Please don’t ever underestimate the power of your voice in speaking to elected officials.  The more emails they receive, the more they listen.  Thank you for yo…
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New Hampshire: “Universal” Background Check Bill Scheduled for Possible House Committee Vote on Tuesday

On Tuesday, January 28 at 1:15 p.m., the state House Commerce and Consumer Affairs Committee is scheduled to hold an Executive Session on House Bill 1589, a misguided anti-gun bill which would mandate “universal” background checks.  This session will take place in Room 302 of the Legislative Office Building in Concord….
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Kentucky: Concealed Carry Reform Bill to be Heard Next Tuesday

On Tuesday, January 28, Senate Bill 60 is scheduled to be heard in the state Senate Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations Committee….
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California: Senate Appropriations Committee to Consider Anti-Gun Legislation on Tuesday

The 2014 legislative session has convened in Sacramento and the anti-gun assault has already begun.  It is now time for gun owners and sportsmen to call their state legislators urging them to oppose any and all anti-gun legislation.  Senate Bill 199 and Senate Bill 808 are scheduled to be heard in the state Senate Appropriations Committee on Tue…
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Texas: Travis County Commissioners Court to Vote on Tuesday on Future of Saxet Gun Shows at Expo Center

This Tuesday, January 7, the Travis County Commissioners Court is scheduled to consider and vote on whether to allow Saxet Gun Shows to continue holding events at the Travis County Expo Center in 2014 and beyond….
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Ohio: House Committee to Vote on Self-Defense and Right-to-Carry Reform Bill Next Tuesday

On Tuesday, November 19, the state House Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee will consider and likely vote on House Bill 203, a measure that seeks to make common sense improvements to Ohio’s current concealed carry and self-defense laws.
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Ohio: House Committees to Receive Public Comment on Important Hunting and Right-to-Carry Reform Bills on Tuesday


On Tuesday, October 29, two NRA-backed bills of importance to gun owners and sportsmen will be up for public comment in their respective state House committee.
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Iowa: Dubuque City Council to Hold Hearing on Anti-Gun Ordinance on Tuesday


On August 18, the Dubuque City Council voted 5 to 2 in favor of a city zoning ordinance amendment that would prohibit legitimate firearm sales in residential areas.  A second hearing on this issue is scheduled at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 3 at the Historic Federal Building on 350 West Sixth Street in Dubuque.  It is possible that a final vote will be taken at this time.
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Minnesota Update: Public Testimony Addressing Ban on Permit-Holder Carry in the State Capitol on Tuesday


On Tuesday, August 20, the Advisory Committee on Capitol Security will meet from 10:00 am to 11:30 am in Room 15 of the State Capitol, located at 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in St. Paul.  The purpose of this Committee is to discuss and consider changes to current standards regulating firearms on the State Capitol complex.  The outcome of this meeting will determine whether or not this Committee will recommend to the state Legislature a policy change, which would be a solution in search of a problem.
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Why Were DHS Agents Seemingly Monitoring Multiple Tea Party IRS Protests Across the Country on Tuesday?

There were multiple reported sightings of agents with the Department of Homeland Security at several Tea Party-led IRS protests in states like Missouri, Florida, Illinois and Indiana. The rallies that occurred across the country on Tuesday were sparked by the IRS’ unfair targeting of conservative groups — one of the several scandals the Obama administration is dealing with.

What is unclear though is why federal officials felt the Tea Party presence required more than the attention of local law enforcement.