As Hurricane Michael Nears, Here are the Applicable Florida Emergency Gun Laws

With Hurricane Michael bearing down, Governor Scott has declared a state of emergency for 26 Florida panhandle counties via Executive Order 18-276. If a mandatory evacuation order is issued, residents in the affected counties can carry concealed firearms without a CCW permit in accordance with Florida Statute 790.01 Unlicensed carrying of concealed weapons or concealed […]

Florida Sen. Bill Galvano Sold Out Second Amendment Rights for $200,000

In an email blast from Marion Hammer, Florida’s current National Rifle Association lobbyist and former NRA president, the NRA-ILA is blasting incoming Florida Republican Senate president Bill Galvano for accepting a $200,000 donation to his Innovate Florida political action committee from Everytown for Gun Safety. That’s the civilian disarmament operation owned, operated and funded by former New […]

Florida Gun Owners Have Until September 30 to Get Rid of Their Bump Stocks

Effective October 1, any Floridian in possession of a bump fire stock or similar accessory commits a third degree felony thanks to the capitulation of Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Republican Party. §790.222 Bump-fire stocks prohibited — A person may not import into this state or transfer, distribute, sell, keep for sale, offer for sale, possess, or give to another person a […]

Florida Primary Elections Results From a Gun Rights Perspective

Florida’s primary elections were held today and the results — some surprising — have significant potential impacts for gun owners. So let’s look at the results. First, lets looks at the Republican side. Ron DeSantis winning the nomination for governor is a big win for Florida gun owners. He has the congressional background and pedigree to […]

Florida Gubernatorial Candidate Ron DeSantis Supports Both Open and Campus Carry

Florida Carry’s legal eagle, Eric Friday, met with numerous Republican candidates for office at the Republican Party of Florida’s Sunshine Summit and here’s a summary of what occurred. First and foremost is the primary for governor. Ron DeSantis is one of two Republican candidates running. DeSantis Supports both open carry and campus carry. Florida Carry […]

Gun Control-Supporting Florida Republicans Running in Tomorrow’s Primary

Tomorrow is primary election day in Florida. This past Legislative session, the majority of the Florida Republican party sided with gun-grabbers and pushed SB 7026 through into law. The post-Parkland bill will strip Floridians between eighteen to twenty-one years of age of their Second Amendment rights, impose a mandatory waiting period on long gun purchases, and […]

Florida Election Follies: One Candidate Lied, One Charged With Assault, and Another Told to Tone it Down by the NRA

As the November election approaches, things just get curiouser and curiouser here in the Sunshine State. Melissa Howard, a Republican running for the Florida State House of Representatives has been caught lying about her supposed degree from Miami University of Ohio and about receiving an ‘A’ rating from the National Rifle Association. This all started […]

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