Oregon SB 925 Gun-Free Zone Expansion and HB 3265 Magazine Ban Bills Introduced

By NRA-ILA On March 4th, legislation was introduced to allow local governments and other entities to ban the carrying of firearms in public buildings and to ban firearm magazines with a capacity greater than ten. This comes less than a week after legislation was introduced to ban many commonly owned semi-automatic firearms used by countless gun owners […]

Go Figure: Gun Controllers Use Fuzzy Math to Push an Agenda That Doesn’t Add Up

By NRA-ILA There are a lot of things Second Amendment supporters and gun control advocates disagree on, including history, constitutional interpretation, the frequency of armed self-defense, and the role of human agency in violent crime. But one thing everybody should have a common understanding of is numbers and mathematics. Unfortunately, recent events show that even […]

GOOD NEWS: Bill That Would Have Shut Down Maine Shooting Ranges Is Defeated

By NRA-ILA This morning, the Maine State and Local Government Committee held a public hearing on Legislative Document 489, which would have allowed noise ordinances to be used to shut down local shooting ranges. At the sponsor’s request and after hearing input from citizens, the committee opted to protect Maine’s sport shooting ranges and voted unanimously “ought not to pass” in […]

Anti-Gun Legislators Trying to Shut Down Maine Shooting Ranges

By NRA-ILA On February 25th, the Maine State and Local Government Committee will hold a hearing on Legislative Document 489, which would allow noise ordinances to be used to shut down local shooting ranges. Please contact members of the State and Local Government Committee and urge them to OPPOSE LD 489. Click here to contact members of the […]