The failed push for stronger federal gun control laws after last December’s shooting rampage in Newtown, Conn., has left its proponents in Congress dejected, and leaves one of President Obama’s top policy goals without any clear path forward. 831 more words
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The Senate, on Monday, passed the House’s bill to extend the Undetectable Firearms Act by ten years.
Despite efforts by anti-gun senators, such as New York’s Charles Schumer, no additional gun control legislation was packed into the bill. 172 more words
Virginia to ban state enforcement of federal gun control laws
Sponsored by Del. Marshall, HB43 states that “no agency or political subdivision of the Commonwealth…or any employee or agent thereof acting in his official capacity, shall knowingly aid any employee or entity of the federal government of the United States in any investigation, prosecution, detention, or arrest or participate in any search or seizure relating to any criminal, civil, or administrative restrictions on firearms, firearm magazines, ammunition, or components thereof based on any federal statute enacted or any executive order or regulation issued on or after December 1, 2013. 11 more words
Despite having some weaker representation in DC than we would like, supporters of the 2A have had some good results in the legislative arena recently. Mind you this was earned through our hard work to make it known in DC that the 2A is not negotiable. 500 more words
Though momentum for anti-gun rights measures are stalled (for now), the issue is far from dead. 232 more words