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Governor McAuliffe announces new proposal to curb gun violence

RICHMOND, Va. — Friday governor Terry McAuliffe announced a plan designed to curb gun violence in Virginia.

Flanked on both sides by democrats and republicans, Governor Terry McAuliffe introduced a series of proposals, the group said will create sensible gun laws. 237 more words


You Should Attend Lobby Day to Fight for Gun Rights

One week ago, I joined over a thousand activists from all over Virginia via Virginia Citizens Defense League (VCDL) to lobby for greater gun rights in Richmond. 501 more words


'Gun lobby day' brings calls to impeach by some and pleas for change by others

RICHMOND, Va — The debate over gun control in Virginia has drawn national headlines over the past few months.  Monday, advocates of greater gun restrictions claimed more needs to be done; while hundreds of gun owners worried their constitutional rights are being squeezed. 421 more words


Attorneys general to discuss regional cooperation on guns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys general from Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia are getting together to talk about ways they can reduce gun violence in the region. 75 more words


WOS Article: VCDL is Leading Fight Against Gun Control in Virginia

Below is an excerpt:

In wake of recent illegal executive orders coming out of Richmond, Virginia, the Virginia Citizens Defense League (VCDL) is leading the fight to hold the capital accountable.

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RTD Column: Herring's Anti-Gun Edict Won't Make Virginia Safer

I’ve penned an editorial piece up at Richmond Times-Dispatch today and apparently have managed to piss off a lot of gun control alarmists. Below is an excerpt: 167 more words


"Virginia’s Struggle With Guns": Taking A Stand On Gun Control To Dismay Of Gun-Rights Activists And Conservatives

Virginia is going through some soul searching on gun control although it is not necessarily related to the wave of mass shootings plaguing the country. 485 more words

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