Category: In the News

Mosquitos and Zika.

The World Health Organization has declared a public health emergency of international concern over the Zika virus. Terminix has put together a short video about symptoms.  It’s estimated that 75-80% will not develop symptoms.  Only about 1 in 5 people who are infected with the virus will actually get sick.  The virus has been related…
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Voters Do Not Support Firearm Lawsuits

A new study shows that 7 out of 10 American voters do not support lawsuits filed by crime victims when the guns manufacturers produce are used in illegal crimes.                                                    …
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Bills Moving Forward

On May 4th, the Public Safety Committee passed 4 anti-gun bills.  All 4 bills are schedule to be heard this Monday by the Senate Appropriations Committee. In summary, the bills are: AB 156 – Place unjustified and burdensome restrictions on the purchase of ammunition. AB 857 – Requires serial numbers to be requested from the…
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Committee Meeting

The Assembly Committee on Public Safety will have a hearing on Tuesday, April 12th at 9:00 am.  The following firearm-related bills are expected to be heard: AB 2459 – OPPOSE AB 2508 – SUPPORT AB 2340 – SUPPORT We encourage you to contact members of the committee and urge them to support AB 2508 & AB 2340,…
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Another Anti-Gun Bill

On March 8, Assembly Member Kevin McCarty introduced Assembly Bill 2450.  Clearly, it is Mr. McCarty’s goal to diminish gun ownership, as he and his gun control advocates are now going after gun stores.  To summarize: A prohibition on licensee business premises being on a residential property. A clear statement that localities may impose more restrictive…
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Sportsman’s Act

The U.S. House is about to get back to work on the SHARE Act aka Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2015.  The Act has a lot of benefits for fishermen. We encourage you to “take action” and encourage Congress to pass the SHARE Act. Benefits for Fishermen include: Protects traditional fishing equipment containing lead from unwarranted…
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“Smart Guns”

Setting the Record Straight  ‘SMART GUNS’ ARE NO SAFETY PANACEA . . . Responding to a Baltimore Sun editorial on authorized-user technology for firearms, NSSF’s Larry Keane writes the firearms industry has never opposed development or marketing of this technology, but does oppose mandates. “If individuals want to purchase a firearm so equipped, they should have the option…
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#GunVote

Perhaps you’ve seen #gunvote around? #gunvote is sponsored by the NSSF (National Shooting Sports Foundation); they refer to it as their educational site.  The site has all of the current candidates with links to their platform on gun control.  It also has information on what you can do to help protect the Second Amendment; register…
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