proposed laws

PA Bill Number: SB1000

Title: To provide from the General Fund for the expenses of the Executive and Judicial Departments, the State Government Support Agencies and the General ...

Description: To provide from the General Fund for the expenses of the Executive and Judicial Departments, the State Government Support Agencies and the Genera ...

Last Action: Bill, together with Governor's Veto Message, laid on the table

Last Action Date: Sep 29, 2015

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FOAC Monthly Meeting - October - 2015 - 10/11/2015
Scott Township Municipal Building 301 Lindsay Road, Carnegie, PA 15106

FOAC Monthly Meeting - November - 2015 - 11/8/2015
Scott Township Municpal Building 301 Lindsay Road, Carnegie, PA

Quote Of The Week

If the representatives of the people betray their constituents, there is then no resource left but in the exertion of that original right of self-defense which is paramount to all positive forms of government, and which against the usurpations of the national rulers, may be exerted with infinitely better prospect of success than against those of the rulers of an individual state. - Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 28, 1787

CPRC-Umpqua Community College Mass Shooting is yet another in a gun-free zone-UPDATED :: 10/03/2015

With at least 10 dead and 20 injured, we have had yet another mass public shooting in a gun-free zone.


Top 10 Misleading Obama Statements After Oregon Shooting That Was Praised by ISIS as an Act of Jihad :: 10/03/2015

On October 1, 2015, the nation witnessed another tragic shooting -- this one at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon. The President shortly took to a national platform to address the killings.


Would Gunman Have Chosen Umpqua Community College if Students Could Shoot Back? :: 10/02/2015

After Chris Harper Mercer opened fire on the Umpqua Community College (UCC) campus, killing 10 people on October 1, Breitbart News reported that the UCC was a gun free zone—a zone that is so gun free even the security guards were not allowed to carry guns.


Oregon shooting reignites gun debate: Hear from two men on opposite sides of the issue :: 10/02/2015

MILWAUKEE -- From Washington to right here in Wisconsin, people on both sides of the gun debate are calling for change after a gunman entered the Umpqua Community College in Oregon -- shooting and killed 10 people and wounding seven others.


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Right On: John Roberts Is Playing the Long Game :: 10/01/2015

Aghast at the decisions of the last Supreme Court term, conservatives caricatured John Roberts as a leftist. He most certainly is not.


Father of Marysville school shooter convicted of gun charges :: 10/01/2015

The father of the teen who killed four classmates at Marysville-Pilchuck High School last fall was convicted Tuesday of illegally possessing a half-dozen firearms, including the one his son used in the shooting.


Court refuses gun rights appeal of man with misdemeanor record :: 09/30/2015

A federal court this week dismissed the case of an Ohio man who sought to have his firearms rights restored after a misdemeanor domestic violence charge 18 years ago.


Judge favors ATF in Sig lawsuit: It's a silencer :: 09/26/2015

A federal judge denied gun maker Sig Sauer’s claim that the government “acted in an arbitrary and capricious manner” when it labeled its product a silencer.


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Georgia Self-Defense: Intruder attacks two sisters before one fatally shoots him :: 10/02/2015

A man was shot to death after he broke into a Folkston, Georgia, home Tuesday night and attacked two sisters who proved not to be such easy targets when they fought back.


Idaho Self-Defense: Woman shot Priest River husband in self-defense :: 10/02/2015

SPIRIT LAKE, Idaho -- The Bonner County Sheriff released the identity of the man shot and killed during a domestic battery on Tuesday at around 11:00 p.m.


Texas Self-Defense: Driver shoots man who was trying to smash his windshield at Arlington apartments :: 10/01/2015

A man was shot in the leg in Arlington overnight after police say he tried to break the shooter’s windshield.


Texas Self-Defense: Prior-Service Marine Stops Four Man Home Invasion With Handgun :: 09/30/2015

You never need a gun, until you do. If you don’t have a gun when you need a gun, there’s a good chance never need anything ever again.


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