PROVIDENCE, RI. (Feb. 27, 2016) – A Rhode Island bill would bill would bar state cooperation with any future federal gun control measures, effectively blocking them in practice within the state. Continue reading Rhode Island Bill Takes on All Future Federal Gun Control
RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 10, 2016) – A bill introduced in the Virginia House would prohibit state and local law enforcement from enforcing – or helping the feds enforce – any executive orders or actions related to firearms, ammunition, or components or combination thereof that has not been made law by an act of Congress. Continue reading Virginia Bill Would Help Thwart Obama’s “Sensible Gun Laws”
Nashville, TN (Jan. 18, 2016) – A “Constitutional Carry” bill – to support the right of carrying a handgun openly or concealed without a state-issued permit – has been filed in the Volunteer State. Continue reading “Constitutional Carry” Filed in Tennessee
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Jan. 8, 2016) – A “Constitutional Carry” bill – to support the right of carrying a handgun without a carry license or permit – has been filed in Indiana. Continue reading Indiana “Constitutional Carry” Bill Introduced
By now we’ve all heard that President Obama is calling for more federal gun control and has issued “New Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence and Make Our Communities Safer”. In addition, a group of Democrats in Congress recently introduced H.R.4269 – the Assault Weapons Ban of 2015.
What are the 31 Republican-controlled state legislatures going to do about it? Continue reading Will Red States Tell Obama to Pound Sand Regarding Latest Gun Control Efforts?!
BATON ROUGE, La (Jan. 4, 2016) – a bill proposing a constitutional amendment that would make Louisiana the 8th “Constitutional Carry” state has been introduced in the Bayou State. Continue reading Bill Seeks to Strengthen the Right to Keep and Bear Arms in Louisiana
I recently spoke with ‘The Dignitary’ Jacob Isbell about the constitutionality of federal gun control legislation.
A couple of noteworthy takeaways: Continue reading Gun Control and the Constitution: There are No Exceptions to “Shall Not Be Infringed”
The Constitution of the United States does NOT give the federal government the power to restrict guns or gun ownership. The only congressional power relating to weaponry is found in Article 1, Section 8 where Congress is given the power “To provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining, the Militia.” Continue reading ZERO: The Number of Federal Gun Control Measures that are Constitutional
A bill intended to “invalidate and nullify all federal laws and regulations restricting ownership or possession of firearms” has been pre-filed in the Bluegrass State. Continue reading Kentucky State Rep. Files Bill to Block Enforcement of All Federal Gun Control
As expected, the recent tragedy in Oregon has prompted more hysteria from gun grabbers including Hillary Clinton and President Obama. Their answer to gun violence – as usual – stricter gun “laws.” The response to their efforts, however, is more resistance to such plans on a state and local level. Continue reading The Remedy to the Latest Gun Control Hysteria from DC