PA Bill Number: HB1452
Title: In hunting and furtaking licenses, providing for a volunteer instructor license.
Description: In hunting and furtaking licenses, providing for a volunteer instructor license. ...
Last Action: Laid on the table
Last Action Date: Jan 27, 2016
Washington County President Day Republican Dinner - 02/10/2016
Bella Sera 414 Morganza Rd., Canonsburg, PA
FOAC Monthly Meeting - February - 2016 - 02/14/2016
Scott Township Municipal Building 301 Lindsay Road, Carnegie, PA
FOAC Presentation - Citizens for Liberty - March - 03/2/2016
King of Prussia VFD 170 Allendale Rd., King of Prussia
Quote Of The Week
"Patriots are 'not' revolutionaries trying to overthrow the government of the United States. Patriots are Counter-Revolutionaries trying to prevent the government from overthrowing the Constitution." - Author Unknown
CPRC: Clinton and the gun control lobby get it wrong :: 02/05/2016
Hillary Clinton has made gun control a major part of her presidential campaign, at least in New Hampshire.
Marco Rubio's 7 Top Achievements in U.S. Senate :: 02/05/2016
As The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza writes, a “major part of the problem is that Rubio doesn’t have all that many accomplishments in the Senate.”
Crapo (US Senate) bill protects second amendment rights of social security beneficiaries :: 02/05/2016
Idaho Senator Mike Crapo today introduced legislation with nine other cosponsors that would protect Social Security beneficiaries from being stripped of their Second Amendment rights because of determinations used by the Social Security Administration about the management and payment of an individual’s benefits.
Aspiring NJ Cop Finally Gets His Firearms Privileges Restored :: 02/05/2016
A small but important Second Amendment victory was handed to one aspiring cop in New Jersey last week. A former private security guard, Josey-Davis had his firearms privileges restored on January 29, 2016, after a being arrested in September 2013 and subsequently charged with a felony.
Deadline for Fast & Furious Docs Passes. Where's the Info? :: 02/05/2016
“On Jan. 19, federal Judge Amy Berman—an Obama appointee—ordered the administration to produce the [ATF’s Fast & Furious gun running] documents demanded,” the NRA’s americas1stfreedom.org reminds us. “The deadline Berman set for the administration to comply was this past Tuesday, Feb. 2.” And . . . ? Crickets chirping. I wouldn’t hold my breath for news of the big reveal. As we reported, Judge Berman . . .
Ruling In Maryland’s "Assault Weapons" Case Could Gut Gun Control Nationwide :: 02/04/2016
In what has to be viewed as a major victory for gun owners, the United States Court of Appeals for 4th Circuit ruled that lower court judge in Kolbe V. Maryland must apply the standard of strict scrutiny in reviewing the case about Maryland’s “assault weapon” ban, duplicitously called the Firearms Safety Act (FSA).
Florida 'Docs vs Glocks' case vacated and sent back for retrial :: 02/04/2016
The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday agreed to rehear a case challenging Florida’s law prohibiting health care workers from asking about their patient’s firearms.
Fourth Circuit Strikes Down Maryland's 'Assault Weapon' and 'High Capacity' Magazine Bans :: 02/04/2016
“In our view, Maryland law implicates the core protection of the Second Amendment—’the right of law-abiding responsible citizens to use arms in defense of hearth and home,’ District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570, 635 (2008), and we are compelled by Heller and McDonald v. City of Chicago, 561 U.S. 742 (2010), as well as our own precedent in the wake of these decisions, to conclude that the burden is substantial and strict scrutiny is the applicable standard of review for Plaintiffs’ Second Amendment claim.”
Active Shootings Are Just This Fast :: 02/07/2016
How do you think you’d respond in the event of a so-called “active shooter” situation?
Oklahoma Self-Defense: OKC Police - Burglary Suspect Arrested After Being Shot By Homeowner :: 02/06/2016
OKLAHOMA CITY - An alleged burglar was arrested Friday morning after police say he broke into a residence on the 6500 block of E. Wilshire in Oklahoma City, suffered a gun shot, and fled the scene.
5 Questions Women Should Ask Before They Get a Gun :: 02/05/2016
It seems that after almost every article I write on self defense for women, people write, "Get a gun! Get a gun!" Yes, I agree, a gun is an excellent tool to deter crime and to prevail in a violent encounter. I teach gun safety and the Conceal and Carry class in my state and well over half my students are women. Here are five questions I go through with them to help determine whether they are ready to purchase their firearm.
Massad Ayoob: Gunfighting Fact vs. Fiction :: 02/05/2016
Sometimes, what seems like good advice at the time is proven later to be not so great. The record shows that decades ago, when more adult Americans smoked than not, popular magazines carried ads in which physicians endorsed this or that brand of cigarette. Brand A was an excellent aid to digestion after meals, one doctor said. The menthol in Brand B was soothing to a sore throat, another physician opined.