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Lawmakers aim to repeal Safe Act

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COOPERSTOWN — State Sen. Jim Seward, R-Milford, is sponsoring legislation that is aimed at repealing and amending the controversial NY SAFE Act gun control legislation enacted two years ago. 375 more words

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Gun Advocates Call For lifting Ban On Silencers In Illinois

(CBS) –Gun enthusiasts are hoping law makers will pull the trigger and lift the ban on silencers. Our neighbors to the east and west allow silencers. 239 more words

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White House: AR-15 Ammo Ban Would Save Cops' Lives

The White House says a proposed bill that would ban a popular ammo for the AR-15 assault rifle would help protect police officers.

“We are looking at additional ways to protect our brave men and women in law enforcement, and believe that this process is valuable for that reason alone,” White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Monday, according to… 391 more words

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Due process? LOL no - "Schumer: Close Loophole Allowing Possible Terrorists To Buy Guns In US"

For me, gun rights is the equivalent of the old time “canary in the coal mine” – if a politician doesn’t trust you to own firearms, they really aren’t going to care much about any of your other civil rights either.   198 more words

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New gun safety legislation could expand background checks

Lawmakers are set to introduce new legislation today that would expand background checks to prevent criminals and people who are mentally ill from buying guns. 69 more words

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Gun Owners Buying Up 'Green-Tip' Bullets That May Be Outlawed

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – A proposed federal ban on a popular ammunition has prompted gun owners to stock up on so-called “green-tip bullets.”

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives wants to end the sale of the armor-piercing 5.56-millimeter rounds, commonly used in AR-15 semiautomatic rifles. 254 more words

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Green Tips? What and Who have really threatened the 2nd Amendment

As a born and reared Southern boy, I have no problems with guns. They are tools which can be beneficial when used correctly and cause harm when used incorrectly. 1,400 more words

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