PA Bill Number: HB234
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms.
Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms. ...
Last Action Date: Jan 23, 2021
Gun Control Groups Pushing Ban On Open Carry :: 01/18/2021
While Virginia Democrats appear reluctant to push for new gun control laws in the state this year, given the fact that statewide elections will take place in November, gun control organizations Everytown for Gun Safety, Brady, Giffords, and the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence are urging lawmakers in the state to approve at least one new restriction on the right to keep and bear arms; a ban on open carrying of firearms across the state.
Gabby Giffords Turns To Hollywood To Promote Gun Control :: 01/17/2021
The cozy relationship between the entertainment industry and the gun control movement has existed for decades now, and organizations like Everytown for Gun Safety and Brady have specific initiatives like the Everytown Creative Council that are designed to use the influence and amplifying powers of celebrity to boost their gun control messaging and calls to action. Now, in a new interview with Variety, Gabrielle Giffords says wants to use Hollywood to advance her her own agenda.
New Rule Prohibits Big Banks From Denying Services To Gun Industry :: 01/17/2021
A little-known government agency just delivered a big message to financial institutions in the United States: quit discriminating against companies and industries you don’t like. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency released the final language of the rule on Thursday, just a few months after the proposal was first made public.
Rioters who love their guns could lose them if convicted of felonies in US Capitol siege :: 01/17/2021
MILWAUKEE – As charges pile up against people who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, one of the consequences defendants could face is the loss of the right to have guns.
WaPo: Why's It Always About Guns With These Gun People? :: 01/17/2021
The mainstream media has a big problem when it comes to gun owners. Well, and with gun owners too. This column by author and researcher Jennifer Carlson in the Washington Post is a fantastic example of the inability by the vast majority of the mainstream national media to approach gun ownership as a normal activity. It’s something that “they” do, not something that “we” do, and Carlson’s piece is full of us-versus-them speak. It reminds me of Jane Goodall describing the behavior of primates to an audience of rapt listeners.
Major Twist in US Capitol Storming Might Have Gutted the Democrats' Narrative on Trump Impeachment :: 01/16/2021
President Trump was impeached yesterday by a mostly party-line vote. Ten House Republicans did cross the picket line to back the Democratic Party’s unhealthy fetish with impeaching this president. They did it using the Ukrainian quid pro quo sham which was pretty much was an offshoot of the wider Russian collusion hoax. Both were tied to a similar narrative. Both had next to nothing in terms of hard evidence. Now, with this riot that erupted on Capitol Hill last week, we're back to this urge to remove Trump days before he's set to leave office.
Montana House of Representatives Pass Permitless Carry Bill :: 01/16/2021
HELENA- The Montana House of Representatives voted 66-31 today to pass House Bill 102 by Representative Seth Berglee (R-Joliet). House Bill 102 removes state barriers to individuals exercising their constitutional right to carry a firearm for self-defense. It allows individuals who are lawfully allowed to open carry a firearm to carry concealed in the same areas without a permit. Additionally, HB 102 ensures that young adults on our college campuses aren't denied their fundamental right to self-defense.
National Rifle Association Leaves New York for Texas by Filing for Bankruptcy :: 01/16/2021
Revisiting the Capitol Mayhem :: 01/16/2021
If you believe, as we do, that Impeachment 2.0 was a farce, you’re about to become even more convinced.
A Review of Politics in the New Year, 2021 :: 01/15/2021
It is hard to understand the politics of 2020 and 2021. We know some of the actors but we don’t know who is manipulating them. When you see people act in unexpected ways then you know there are people in the game you have not identified yet.
Build Back Better?: Biden's Gun Control Push Will Further Divide Us :: 01/15/2021
America is hurting. Tensions are high. Coming together and having meaningful dialogue seem impossible. People are tired of politics creeping into everyday life. Worst of all, self-righteous "unifiers" uninterested in unity continue to fan the flames of division.
Dorsey: 'This Is Going to be Much Bigger Than Just One Account' by Bronson Stocking :: 01/15/2021
In a new video provided to Project Veritas by an unidentified Twitter employee, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey warns of further censorship following Twitter's recent ban on the president of the United States.
Philly DA's Office detective has his gun taken away after saying he's 'ready to go to war' over rigged elect :: 01/15/2021
A detective in the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office has been placed on restricted duty and had his gun taken away after posting on social media that he’s “ready to go to war” over the false claims that the presidential election was rigged.
Do not fall for a plot to entrap Second Amendment–supporters :: 01/14/2021
A flyer has been circulating on the internet urging people to attend an "armed march on Capitol Hill and all state capitols [sic]" on January 17. It's framed in terms of standing up for liberty. DO NOT ATTEND. There is a 99.99999% certainty that this is a trap intended to give Democrats an excuse to destroy the Second Amendment and, quite possibly, to cordon off from society all Republicans and conservatives.
High political tensions keep Pa. gun sales booming :: 01/14/2021
(Harrisburg) — Gun dealers across the commonwealth are dealing with a high demand for firearms and ammunition amid the coronavirus pandemic and tensions over the impending inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
The Systemic Redlining of 1st and 2nd Amendment Rights :: 01/14/2021
Last week was the most difficult and discouraging first week of any new year in my lifetime — maybe just about any week in memory. And I have been alive for almost 25% of the years since the American Revolution.
What Does "Freedom" Mean? There Are Many Different Answers. :: 01/14/2021
Those of us who follow Mises and Rothbard think that freedom means “freedom from.” In Rothbard’s view, rights are negative. People aren’t at liberty to use force or threats of force against you or your property; but there are no positive enforceable rights to come to your assistance. Annelien de Dijn, a Dutch historian who specializes in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century French political thought, argues that this conception of freedom, and others like it, is a modern innovation. (By “modern,” she means the time since the American and French Revolutions. She says,
Anti-Gun Provisions Passed in 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act :: 01/13/2021
With nearly all news-watching Americans concentrating on how many millions of dollars Congress would send Pakistan for gender studies in the so-called COVID Stimulus Bill, an even bigger measure was passed that has far more longstanding repercussions.
LATimes Demands Open Carry Ban In Response To Armed Protests :: 01/13/2021
The prospect of armed protests at state capitols this coming weekend should prompt a flurry of new gun control legislation, according to the editors of the Los Angeles Times. The editorial board claims that the potential for more unrest and violence is enough of a reason to crack down on the Second Amendment rights of Americans.
Shannon Watts Want Your Credit Card To Monitor Your Buys :: 01/13/2021
Anti-gunners know that passing the kind of gun control legislation they want is an uphill battle. They have to take things in small chunks and that’s if they’re lucky. In a lot of cases, though, they haven’t been able to do much of anything over the years.
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