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    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today , during the 45th annual March for Life Rally in Washington, D.C., the U.S. House of Representatives passed 241-183, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivor’s Protection Act, the bill which requires that appropriate medical care be given to any child who survives an attempted abortion. Known...
    MICHAEL HAMMOND, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA If you haven’t seen Star Wars: The Last Jedi, don’t worry, I’m not going to give away any spoilers! But it’s comical how close-to-real-life a Science Fiction movie can be.  And, how it can hold significant warnings for American gun owners. In The Last Jedi, two of the...
    MICHAEL HAMMOND, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA I can't recall anything like this in recent memory. Some pro-gun supporters are clamoring for legislation that has the "who's who" of the anti-gun Democrat movement cosponsoring it. I'm talking about S. 2135, the anti-gun Fix NICS bill, where Democrat Senators Dianne Feinstein, Chuck Schumer and...
    MICHAEL HAMMOND, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA The Senate held its first hearings Wednesday on the most serious gun control threat in over a decade. The bill is the Cornyn-Schumer-Feinstein-Blumenthal-Murphy legislation, S. 2135.  And it would bribe the states and force federal agencies to send every possible eligible name to the national...
    ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Yesterday, the House Rules Committee voted to combine the reciprocity and anti-gun "Fix NICS" bills (H.R. 38 and H.R. 4477). The combined bill now goes to the House floor, with votes scheduled for today. Because of the united push from gun control groups, the NRA and many House...
    ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA This is the big week. It looks like at long last, the House will finally vote on a concealed carry reciprocity bill, H.R. 38, which includes protections for residents of Constitutional Carry states. The expected vote could come Wednesday or Thursday. If the Constitutional Carry reciprocity bill...