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Washington State Carry Ban and Magazine Ban Bill Introduced

Washington State legislature is already introducing magazine and carry bans. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Next week, anti-gun legislation, Senate Bill 5078 and Senate Bill 5038, are scheduled for hearings in the Senate Law and Justice Committee.  New year, same old tired attempts to further wring your right to self-defense away from you.  Please contact committee members and ask them to OPPOSE anti-gun legislation, SB 5078 and SB 5038. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION On Monday, January 25, the...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Washington State, Senate Law and Justice Committee, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Washington State Carry Ban, Senate Law and Justice


North and South: Anti-gunners Targeting State Preemption Statutes

Lawmakers in at least three state capitals are considering laws to repeal state preemption statutes. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Anti-gun lawmakers in at least three states are pushing legislation to undo state firearms preemption statutes in an effort to return to the days when gun owners could easily fall victim to legal rat traps by crossing an invisible line between two jurisdictions with gun laws that might conflict with one another. Legislation has been introduced in Florida, Oregon, and W...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Washington, Oregon, Senate, White House, US, San Francisco, Joe Biden, Chicago, House, Portland, Capitol Hill, Hackney, Bill, Seattle


Constitutional Carry Coming to Utah? The Outlook is Positive

Constitutional Carry Coming to Utah? The Outlook is Positive U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The outlook for Utah passing a form of Constitutional Carry in 2021 is positive. Representative Walt Brooks has sponsored HB60 as the vehicle for the long-sought reform. From deseret.com: Rep. Walt Brooks, R-St. George, is sponsoring HB60 in the Utah Legislature’s upcoming 2021 general session, set to begin Jan. 19. The bill’s language mirrors legislation he filed in the final days of the 2020 session, whic...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Senate, Department Of Defense, House, Arizona, Cox, Brooks, Deseret News, Herbert, Jennifer Napier Pearce, Utah Legislature, Spencer Cox, Gary R Herbert, Subsection, Gun Rights News


Iowa House Committee Hearing Right to Bear Arms Constitutional Amend

Yesterday, Iowa’s Senate passed the Range Protection & Preemption Bill. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Today the House Judiciary Committee will hear House Study Bill 9 to propose an amendment to the state Constitution affirming and recognizing the right of Iowans’ to keep and bear arms as a fundamental individual right. Please contact committee members and ask them to SUPPORT HSB 9. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION This is a multi-year, multi-session effort. In the 2019-2020 General Assembly, bot...
Tags: New York, Guns, Senate, House, Iowa, General Assembly, House Judiciary Committee, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Iowa s senate, California Maryland Minnesota New Jersey


Virginia Stops Online Carry Courses Despite Promoting Social-Distancing

Virginia has provided a stark example of how gun control is aimed at harassing law-abiding gun owners. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Virginia has provided a stark example of how gun control is aimed at harassing law-abiding gun owners rather than improving public safety. As part of Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and the General Assembly’s sweeping attack on gun rights in 2020, anti-gun lawmakers enacted legislation that made it more difficult for gun owners to obtain the required training f...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Virginia, America, University Of Virginia, General Assembly, Administration, National Rifle Association, House of Delegates, Fairfax County, IMG, JOHN LOTT, Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles, College of William Mary, Ralph Northam, Northam


President Trump’s Executive Order Expands LEOSA Carry Rights

Trump filed an executive order to expand LEO carry rights. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- On January 18th, President Trump signed an “Executive Order on Protecting Law Enforcement Officers, Judges, Prosecutors, And Their Families.” The order aims to provide for more federal law enforcement officers, prosecutors, and judges to be able to carry firearms for personal protection. The order implements several policy changes, but the primary change is “to remove any undue obstacle preventing cu...
Tags: Guns, Senate, United States, Biden, Trump, IMG, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA


Montana House Passes Bill with Constitutional Carry

Montana House Passes Bill with Constitutional Carry, Removal of Gun Free Zones U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The Montana House of Representatives has passed major gun law legislation, HB102, by more than a 2-1 margin, 66 for, 31 against. The bill is the accumulation of a decade and a half of struggle against Democrat Governors, who have repeatedly vetoed reform legislation passed with large majorities in the legislature. Numerous sections in the bill show the Montana legislature has learned the le...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Senate, Department Of Defense, University, Arizona, Bill, U S Supreme Court, McDonald, Legislative, Heller, Greg Gianforte, Montana House, Gun Rights News, Constitutional Carry, Dean Weingarten


'Kamala's Way': A new biography explores how Harris played Trump's game, using confidence and unapologetic ambition to grab the spotlight

Vice President and Kamala Harris and husband Doug Emhoff arrive to the inauguration at the US Capitol on January 20, 2021. Alex Wong/Getty Images The following is an exclusive excerpt from "Kamala's Way," a new biography by Dan Morain. In it, he explores how the first female VP "rose above the din" in Washington, where her unapologetic ambition and focus made her a star. One Senate colleague described her like this: "She cooks. She shares recipes. She invites senators over for small dinner...
Tags: Books, Politics, News, Obama, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Intel, Fbi, David, United States


Where Things Stand At The Federal Level

U S Capital Building Congress United States/Washington DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- There is no sugar-coating it: Second Amendment supporters are in a tough spot at the federal level. The fact of the matter is that anti-Second Amendment extremists have taken the Presidency and have very narrow margins in the House and Senate. This is not an impossible situation, but Second Amendment supporters should be under no illusions about the difficult fights in the next four years. There is good news: Califor...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, Senate, Georgia, Reagan, House, Mitch McConnell, Nancy Pelosi, Nra, Harold, Schumer, Chuck Schumer, Joe Manchin, Institute for Legislative Action, Jon Tester


Democrats Imposing Measures on Citizens They Condemn for ‘Undocumented’ Foreigners

Madam Speaker makes sure she'll be protected. You, not so much. (Nancy Pelosi/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Following the January 6 insurrection, a seven-foot, non-scalable fence was added around the Capitol Hill complex,” Business Insider reveals in a Sunday article on “ramped up” security for the Biden inauguration. “Barbed wire sits atop the fence, providing an additional barrier to entry to the grounds.” “This morning while in that half-awake /half-asleep state, out of nowhere I th...
Tags: Facebook, Voting, Guns, Supreme Court, Washington, Senate, Virginia, Joe Biden, Fbi, Chicago, United States, Washington Dc, House, Kabul, Capitol Hill, Associated Press


Congress 101 – Confirmation, Impeachment, Oversight, And Spending

Congress 101 – Confirmation, Impeachment, Oversight, And Spending, iStock-1154438278 United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Congress, of course, doesn’t just pass legislation. According to the Constitution of the United States, it carries several other crucial powers. These powers are useful for Second Amendment supporters to understand – after all, we never know when we might have need of their proper use to protect our rights. One of those powers, under Article I, is the impeachment of those hold...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Defense, Reagan, Joe Biden, United States, House Of Representatives, Treasury, Mitch McConnell, George W Bush, Nra, Antonin Scalia, Harold, ATF, Chuck Schumer


Mississippi: Senate Judiciary Committee to Vote on Preemption Legislation

Jackson Mississippi continues to deal with politicians who see their rights as a nuisance. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Tuesday, Senate Judiciary B Committee will take up preemption legislation, Senate Bill 2107.  Please contact committee members and ask them to SUPPORT SB 2107. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION Senate Bill 2107 enhances Mississippi’s preemption laws by adding state agencies to the list of entities that are prohibited from restricting the Second Amendment rights of Mississippi c...
Tags: Mississippi, Guns, Senate, Senate Judiciary Committee, Jackson Mississippi, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Senate Judiciary B Committee, Preemption Legislation


Montana: House Passes Permitless Carry Legislation

Montana passes open carry laws. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Yesterday, the Montana House passed self-defense legislation, House Bill 102, by a 66 to 31 vote.  Having now passed out of the chamber of origin, HB 102 will be sent to the Senate and may be referred to the Judiciary Committee for further consideration. Please contact committee members and ask that they SUPPORT House Bill 102. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION House Bill 102 will strengthen Montana’s self-defense laws by allowing law-...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Senate, House, Senate Judiciary Committee, IMG, Judiciary Committee, Montana House, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA


2021 Gun Bills Filed in Florida – SO FAR…

Official Communication by Marion P. Hammer Unified Sportsmen of Florida Executive Director NRA Past President 2021 Gun Bills Filed in Florida – SO FAR… Florida – -(AmmoLand.com)- As Legislators begin to file bills for the 2021 Florida Legislative Session, we are getting questions about various bills due to media reports on gun bills. The list below is a partial list of bills we will be dealing with during the 2021 Legislative Session. The deadline for filing bills for the 2021 Session is no...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Senate, House, Cabinet, Nra, Legislature, Marion, Tallahassee Florida, DACS, Linda Stewart, Gun Rights News, Democrats War on Guns, Marion P. Hammer, Annette Taddeo, Christine Hunschofsky


Knife Rights: Washington State “Spring Blade” Ban Repeal Bill Introduced

Knife Rights: Washington State “Spring Blade” Ban Repeal Bill Introduced U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- A bipartisan “Spring Blade” Ban Repeal bill, HB 1224, has been introduced by Washington State Representatives Kelly Chambers and Mike Chapman. HB 1224 would repeal the ban on sales and civilian possession of “spring blade” knives, as well as specifically exclude them from the definition of “dangerous weapon.” HB 1224 is identical to the bill that passed the Senate last year, but which never recei...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Senate, America, House, Washington State, Second Amendment, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Knife Laws, SwitchBlade, Mike Chapman, Mike Vellekamp, About Knife Rights Knife Rights is America, Washington State Representatives Kelly Chambers


Congressional Legislation 101 – The Magic Numbers And The Floors

Congressional Legislation 101 – The Magic Numbers And The Floors, iStock-1154438278 United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Getting legislation through Congress is a lot harder than it sounds. In the 116th Congress, a total of 14,000 bills were introduced. About one percent became laws. But even after they get past the committee, these bills still have to survive the floor votes. For the sake of discussion, let’s discuss a bill that originates in the House of Representatives. In the House of Represe...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Reagan, United States, House, Nra, Harold, Institute for Legislative Action, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison, Soldier of Fortune, 116th Congress, First the Senate, Congress About Harold Hutchison


Rep. Boebert Votes “NO” on Impeachment Charade

Rep. Boebert Votes “NO” on Impeachment Charade, iStock-542578026 Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- Today, U.S. Congresswoman Lauren Boebert (CO-03) released the following statement: “Impeachment isn’t a tool that should be used to virtue signal. But that’s exactly what occurred this week. Democrat hypocrisy was on full display with their article of impeachment, censure bills, an unconstitutional 25th Amendment removal attempt, and other attacks to try and punish Republicans for false accusat...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, America, United States, Washington Dc, House, House Of Representatives, Trump, Capitol, University of California Santa Cruz, Shooting Industry News, America First, Boebert, Lauren Boebert, Rep Boebert


NSSF Applauds OCC Finalization of Fair Access Banking Rule

The NSSF applauds recent rulings to prevent discrimination against gun owners and firearm-related industries. IMG iStock-515708952 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- NEWTOWN, Conn. — The NSSF, the firearm industry’s trade association, applauded the finalization of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) rule to end discrimination by financial service providers against the firearm industry and others. NSSF worked closely with the OCC, members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S....
Tags: Texas, Guns, Congress, Senate, IMG, OCC, U S House of Representatives, Richard Hudson, Newtown Conn, NSSF, Gun Rights News, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Lawrence Keane, Andy Barr R Ky Rep Roger Williams


Congressional Legislation 101 – Committees, Subcommittees, and Chairmen

Congress Freshman – NSSF United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- As the 117th Congress kicks off, there will be a lot of legislation introduced. In fact, we noted over 14,000 bills were introduced in the 116th Congress. This leads to one big question: How does Congress deal with so much legislation? Hard for every member of Congress to read every bill, then cast a vote… in fact, impossible. So, while that might seem like good news, it really is more of a mixed blessing. Why? Because loyal Ammoland r...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Reagan, United States, House, House Of Representatives, Nra, Harold, National Rifle Association, Senate judiciary, House Judiciary Committee, Institute for Legislative Action, John Dingell, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison


Arkansas: Stand Your Ground Scheduled for a Committee Hearing

NRA-backed Stand Your Ground legislation, Senate Bill 24, has been introduced in Arkansas. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- As previously reported, NRA-backed Stand Your Ground legislation, Senate Bill 24, has been introduced in the Land of Opportunity and is scheduled for a hearing by the Senate Judiciary Committee today.  Click below to contact committee members and urge them to support Senate Bill 24. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION Senate Bill 24would eliminate the duty to retreat for victims ...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Arkansas, Bill, Nra, Senate Judiciary Committee, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Committee Hearing


Questions on a Trump impeachment and invoking the Twenty-fifth Amendment

The past few weeks have been a tumultuous time in US politics and a historic second impeachment for President Trump could be on the cards at the end of a presidency that has often been hard to predict. Taken from Impeachment: What Everyone Needs to Know ®, we look at some of the key questions surrounding such an action to remove him from office: If President Trump is incompetent, may he be impeached for that? There is a general expectation that most issues pertaining to a president’s performance...
Tags: Books, Politics, Featured, Congress, Senate, US, US politics, House, Social Sciences, Trump, Watergate, Tyler, John Tyler, What Everyone Needs to Know, Impeachment, Congress Section


Kamala's Way: A new biography explores how Harris played Trump's game, using confidence and unapologetic ambition to grab the spotlight

"Kamala Harris comes to play every day," said Oregon senator Ron Wyden. Carolyn Kaster/AP Photos The following is an exclusive excerpt from Kamala's Way, a new biography by Dan Morain. In it, he explores how the first female VP "rose above the din" in Washington, where her unapologetic ambition and focus made her a star. "She cooks. She shares recipes. She invites senators over for small dinners. She wears Chuck Taylors. She has an interesting family. She loves basketball," is how one Sena...
Tags: Books, Politics, News, Obama, California, Washington, Oregon, Senate, White House, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Intel, Fbi, David


SAF on Offense, Launching TV Ad, Ramping Up Media Marketing

The Second Amendment Foundation is going on offense with a hard-hitting television ad appearing on several different networks. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- With Capitol Hill now under Democrat control and Joe Biden preparing to fulfill a lifelong dream of being president Jan. 20, rough times may be ahead for the firearms community, so the Second Amendment Foundation is taking an aggressive posture “to protect the Second Amendment” from Biden and Kamala Harris. The two-pronged effort began with th...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Washington, Senate, US, America, Joe Biden, Capitol Hill, Biden, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Nra, Olympia, HARRIS, Capitol, Legislature


Biden to Nominate Anti-Gun Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General

Anti-2A judge Merrick Garland is Biden's likely pick for Attorney General. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- At a news conference on January 7th, President-elect Joe Biden announced he will nominate U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General. Biden’s choice of a noted Second Amendment opponent to lead the Department of Justice is an overt assault on gun rights and gun owners. Following the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin ...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Department Of Justice, Biden, District Of Columbia, Nra, Antonin Scalia, Parker, U S Supreme Court, Scalia, Garland, U S Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, NICS, Heller


Senate Bean Soup

A while back, John expressed a wish for Senate Bean Soup--something I've made in the past and not liked all that much. But I made some on Tuesday and it was our supper on Wednesday night--a fitting meal for a day in which the Democrats won back the Senate (oh, yes, and there was an attempted coup in DC.) The soup was surprisingly good--though like the Senate, it does tend to produce a lot of gas. SENATE BEAN SOUP 1 pound dried Great Northern beans 2 smoked ham hocks (or 1 meaty ham bo...
Tags: Gardening, Senate, John, Vicki Lane, Senate Bean Soup


Josh Hawley lost his book deal, haw haw

Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri lost his book deal one day after flashing fascist fist-pumps at the Trump Riot mob, and arguing against the counting of legal votes on the Senate Floor later that day. Simon & Schuster said on Thursday it will cancel the publication of an upcoming book by Hawley, one of several Congress members who were trying to overturn the results of the presidential election which Donald Trump lost. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Books, Politics, News, Congress, Senate, Missouri, Donald Trump, Hawley, Simon Schuster, Josh Hawley, Trump Riot


What a Day!

Ivanka called them patriots. I call them terrorists and looters. And traitors.   "You're very special. We love you," said the President (but not for long!) of the United States to the mob he had summoned to DC and then incited to storm the Capitol, before retreating to his bunker to watch on television the mayhem that ensued. These disgusting low-lifes had a field day, snapping selfies and carrying off souvenirs before they were finally removed. Were any arrested? Query: What would have ...
Tags: Gardening, Senate, America, Georgia, United States, Capitol, Ivanka, Vicki Lane, Stacy Abrams


Woman Shot Dead Inside U.S. Capitol After Rabid Trump Supporters Breach Building During Electoral Vote Congressional Hearing

UPDATE (10:28 P.M. ET): Trump Supporter Ashli Babbitt Identified As Woman Shot & Killed During U.S. Capitol Siege UPDATE (6:23 P.M. ET): The woman who was shot inside the U.S. Capitol has died, Fox 5 D.C. reports. The woman shot inside the Capitol has died per @DCPoliceDept https://t.co/gvZgHJnYQ2 — Lindsay Watts (@LindsayAWatts) January 6, 2021 A woman was reportedly shot in the neck inside the U.S. Capitol after thousands of rabid Donald Trump supporters stormed the building and breach...
Tags: Videos, Politics, Wtf, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Senate, Joe Biden, Daily Mail, Washington Dc, House, Jazz, Nancy Pelosi, Dc, Biden


Congressional Legislation 101 – Types Of Measures

U S Capital Building Congress United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- With the 117th Congress in session, there will be a flurry of legislation introduced. But what exactly does an introduced measure do? What do those combinations of letters and numbers in front of a bill mean? For starters, any Senator or Representative can introduce a piece of legislation. For the most part, they will be numbered in the order received – a bill with a lower number was introduced earlier in the Congress than one wit...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Reagan, United States, House, House Of Representatives, Harold, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison, Soldier of Fortune, Con Res, 117th Congress, H Res, U S Capital Building Congress United States, S Res


James Comey: Donald Trump should not be prosecuted after leaving office

Fired FBI director: next attorney general must ‘foster trust’President has insulted Comey and threatened him with jailDonald Trump should not be prosecuted once he leaves the White House no matter how much evidence has been amassed against him, the former FBI director James Comey writes in a new book. Related: Trump call to Georgia secretary of state electrifies voters in Senate runoffs Continue reading...
Tags: Books, Senate, White House, Georgia, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Fbi, Culture, US politics, Donald Trump, James Comey, Trump, Comey, Trump Administration, Politics books



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