proposed laws

PA Bill Number: SB851

Title: In human trafficking, further providing for definitions; repealing provisions relating to appropriate implementation for minor victims of human ...

Description: In human trafficking, further providing for definitions; repealing provisions relating to appropriate implementation for minor victims of hum ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: May 28, 2015

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upcoming events

Utah Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Course - 05/30/2015
Eagle Arms Oaks Gun Show-Philadelphia Expo Ctr 100 Station Ave., Oaks PA

Utah Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Course - 05/31/2015
Eagle Arms Oaks Gun Show-Philadelphia Expo Ctr 100 Station Ave., Oaks PA

Concealed Carry Seminar - Rep. Tallman - Adams/Cumberland County - 06/4/2015
East Berlin Fish & Game 1808 Fish and Game Rd., East Berlin

Quote Of The Week

"[A] constitution of government once changed from freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever." - John Adams, letter to Abigail Adams, 1775

"Common sense" and other logical fallacies :: 05/29/2015

Gun control advocates have a favorite way of describing their proposals:  common sense or sensible.  Take, as examples of this, Rosie O’Donnell debating guns with Tom Selleck or Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaking about the NY SAFE Act.


US House bill would require gun owners to have liability insurance :: 05/29/2015

House Democrat Rep. Carolyn Maloney (N.Y.) has introduced a bill that would require gun owners to carry liability insurance.


More Lethal Help from the Federal Government- More Gun Control :: 05/29/2015

There were 27 shootings in Baltimore over the Memorial day weekend. 19 people were robbed in New York City’s central park. Chicago had 12 people shot to death and an additional 47 shot and wounded over the same weekend.  Our oh-so-caring Obama administration had to show remorse for this flood of blue-city blood.  Josh Earnest, the White House press secretary, called for more gun control.


Report: Deciphering California's assault weapon ban list :: 05/29/2015

Obtained through a public records requests, analyzed the California Department of Justice’s assault weapon list of some registered 145,253 firearms, as well as the politics of the ban.


Judge Denies Stay, DC 'Forced' to Issue Concealed Permits Now :: 05/29/2015

On May 28, Judge Frederick J. Scullin Jr. denied the District of Columbia’s request for an administrative state in the ruling against the “good reason” provision in DC’s concealed carry permitting process. 


Bad day in courts for Beltway progressives :: 05/29/2015

Both the Obama administration and the District of Columbia went to court today to defend themselves from lawsuits over policies that arguably overreach their authority — and neither came out unscathed. The district tried to get a stay on a recent ruling that overturned a gun-license prerequisite that made the district the sole arbiter of a “good reason” for a resident to exercise the right to bear arms, and … it didn’t go well, says the Free Beacon’s Stephen Gutowski:


D.C. not going down without a fight after court rules against its gun law :: 05/28/2015

Last week, a federal judge reaffirmed an earlier ruling that declared Washington, D.C.’s regressive handgun permitting ordinance unconstitutional.


Second Amendment Foundation Seeks Contempt Against DC for Stalling CCW Case :: 05/28/2015

BELLEVUE, WA –-( The Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) is asking the federal court to force the District of Columbia to abide by a May 18 2015 ruling requiring the city to drop its requirement to show a “good reason” before issuing concealed carry permits, or find the city in contempt.


Alabama Self-Defense: No charges expected for Alabama woman who shot boyfriend :: 05/29/2015

A domestic disturbance in Huntsville, Alabama, early Tuesday morning ended with a 32-year-old man in the hospital with a gunshot wound, but authorities say the woman who pulled the trigger isn’t likely to face any charges.


Concealed Carry Myths: Double-action Handguns Suck for Self-defense :: 05/29/2015

Recently, there has been much rekindled and rehashed debate on whether striker-fired guns are the spawn of Satanic fire-breathing seahorses or the most effective self-defense technology ever to grace a holster.


North Carolina Self-Defense: No Charges To Be Filed After Two Brothers Shot In Wednesday Night Dispute :: 05/29/2015

No charges will be filed against the shooter in a domestic dispute Wednesday night in which two brothers were shot. The magistrate found no probable cause to file charges against 28-year-old Joshua Edwards. It has been determined that the shooting was in self defense.


Open carry versus concealed carry: Size matters :: 05/29/2015

On Tuesday the Women’s Defense League of New Hampshire held a press conference to discuss the results of a poll they conducted. The poll proves that a majority of Granite Staters are against allowing the state-sanctioned discrimination of the current pistol license law to continue.