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PA Bill Number: SR377

Title: A Concurrent Resolution calling for an amendment to the Constitution of the United States via a Convention of the States, pursuant to Article V of ...

Description: A Concurrent Resolution calling for an amendment to the Constitution of the United States via a Convention of the States, pursuant to Article V of ...

Last Action: Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT

Last Action Date: Sep 17, 2020

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Senator Grassley Presses DOJ's Holder for ATF's Gun Runner Response :: 05/21/2011

WASHINGTON - Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Chuck Grassley is reiterating the need for a timely response from Attorney General Eric Holder to his Questions for the Record for Holder during the Attorney General's May 4th appearance before the Judiciary Committee.

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Hard for Citizens in Mexico to Arm Themselves :: 05/21/2011

So what do you do if the government can't protect your from crime? Well, in Mexico, it is pretty hard for you to do much of anything, legally.

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Some gun owners in Mexico defy the law to defend themselves :: 05/21/2011

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico - Despite strict gun-control laws in Mexico, crime scenes are riddled with bullet holes. Both drug cartels and common criminals have guns. Now more private citizens are arming themselves for protection, even if it means breaking the law. . . . . . Earlier this month, federal police raided a home in an upscale neighborhood in Ciudad Juarez looking for kidnapping victims. Instead they found a well-stocked arsenal that included three anti-aircraft guns, a grenade launcher, dozens of grenades, AK47s and several machine guns.

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DEA accidentally finds guns from ATF "gunwalker","dea-accidentally-finds-guns-from-atf-qgunwalkerq :: 05/21/2011

CBS News has learned that the DEA has confiscated a stash of assault rifles connected to ATF's Fast and Furious operation. It's a major seizure of weapons in the controversial ATF case that's the subject of at least two investigations. Sources say it's believed the suspects intended to take the guns to Mexico.

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Patriot Act Extension Imminent :: 05/21/2011

Capitol Hill insiders report that a vote in the Senate is to happen as soon as this coming Monday on at least a four year extension of the Patriot Act .

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Walgreens Fires Armed Worker :: 05/20/2011

BENTON TOWNSHIP - A photograph of four children tucked in a thank-you card from a coworker reminds Jeremy Hoven he did the right thing. But doing "the right thing" cost the night shift pharmacist his job at the Walgreens drugstore at Napier Avenue and M-139. The national pharmacy chain fired Hoven on Monday, eight days after he fired his handgun to foil an armed robbery and a potentially deadly hostage situation at the store.

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DEA seizes '50 to 60' AK-style firearms; ATF 'scrambling' :: 05/20/2011

Within the past few days DEA in Phoenix was surveilling what they believed to be a dope load. A traffic stop was executed. The haul was not drugs but instead 50 to 60 AK-47's, wrapped in cellophane and intended for Mexico that were purchased during Fast and Furious.

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DARYL METCALFE: Law would restore right to self-defense :: 05/19/2011

The Pennsylvania Castle Doctrine legislation, House Bill 40, is necessary to restore our rights that have been violated by current law, which is not aligned with our constitutionally-affirmed God-given right to defend our lives, loved ones and property with lethal force when necessary.

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Arizona Former Combat Marine-Jose Guerena-Shot 60 Times During SWAT Raid :: 05/19/2011

A sheriff's department in Arizona is investigating exactly what happened during a SWAT raid that left a former Marine dead -- shot 60 times.

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Federal Lawsuit Takes Aim At Illinois' Ban On Concealed Guns :: 05/19/2011

Federal Lawsuit Takes Aim At Illinois' Ban On Concealed Guns

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Concealed carry may pass in Illinois, but shouldn't without safeguards :: 05/19/2011

Illinois may well be the last state standing when it comes to saying "no" to citizens being able to carry guns on their person - right now Wisconsin is the only other - but one gets the sense that it will happen eventually.

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US Supreme Court Challenges Maryland on 2nd Amendment :: 05/19/2011

US Supreme Court asks Maryland why 2nd Amendment applies only to one's home

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Anti-gun groups assail Castle Doctrine :: 05/19/2011

Max Nacheman post some misleading and uninformed information in the Moring Call on HB40 / SB273. He writes:

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2011_FOAC Pri Voters Guide Zone 2 :: 05/16/2011

FOAC Zone 2 Voter's Guide - 2011 - Primary Election

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Rep. Rick Saccone Open House This Friday :: 01/27/2011

Rep. Rick Saccone is holding an Open House this coming Friday the 28th from 4p.m. to 8p.m. All FOAC members are invited to attend this event and to talk with Rep. Saccone about their thoughts and the upcoming session in Harrisburg.

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ATF Source Confirms Walking Guns to Mexico to Pad Stats :: 01/09/2011

“Coming next will be more info on what the agents refer to as the Phoenix ATF office ‘walking across’ ARs and AKs to pad their statistics,” this column reported on Monday, citing a December reference to allegations made on the CleanUpATF.org forum that approval/direction was given for “more than 500 AR-15 type rifles from Tucson and Phoenix cases to be ‘walked’ to Mexico.”

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Deer Mismanagement Overview :: 12/31/2010

Deer Mismanagement Overview:

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PA Hunters Betrayed! - Is the Right to Bear Arms the REAL Target? :: 12/31/2010

John Eveland's presentation to the Dormont Mt.Lebanon Sportsmens' Club was a real eye-opener for all sportsmen and hunters.

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New Gun Control Fights Starts In Pa. :: 10/03/2010

A report naming Pennsylvania as one of the main sources of guns used in crimes in other states has triggered calls for a law requiring lost or stolen handguns to be reported.

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The Myth of 90 Percent: Only a Small Fraction of Guns in Mexico Come From U.S. :: 04/02/2009

EXCLUSIVE: You've heard this shocking "fact" before -- on TV and radio, in newspapers, on the Internet and from the highest politicians in the land: 90 percent of the weapons used to commit crimes in Mexico come from the United States.

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