TTAG Morning Digest: Restoring Felons’ Rights, Effective Thoughts and Prayers and a Symbolic Gun Rights Vote

If the’ve paid their debt to society, what’s the problem? . . . New Florida bill could help those with convictions restore voting and gun rights State Rep. Cord Byrd filed a bill Wednesday that allows those who’ve served prison and probation sentences for felonies to seek to have their voting and gun rights restored […]

Cornyn’s NRA-Backed Mental Health Bill Needs to Address Key Questions

“A+”-rated* Sen. John Cornyn has the National Rifle Association’s backing for a “modest” bill “that would reward states for sending more information about residents with serious mental problems to the federal background check system for firearms purchasers,” Fox News is reporting. The legislation is generating no small amount of debate among gun rights advocates, with […]