Oklahoma legislation to restore permitless or “Constitutional” open carry to the state is almost ready to be sent to Governor Fallin.
Wednesday night, the Oklahoma Senate passed House Bill 3098 by a 37-9 vote.
Open carry in Dallas, Texas has become an accepted part of the landscape. There is no blood in the streets or waste of police resources.
Most TSRA members are aware of the 2015 passage of SB 273 by Sen. Donna Campbell (R-New Braunfels) and Rep. Ryan Guillen (D-Rio Grande City) but you may not recall the background which…..
Open carry will be legal at the NRA Annual Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky. It was legal last year in Knoxville, and many members used it to support the Second Amendment.
My personal philosophy of appearing in public revolves around always projecting a low profile…
Do you put yourself in harms way with the public as an African American because you have a gun?
There is no constitutional, statistical or rational basis to disallow open carry in Florida. According to the U.S. Department of Justice’s own data…
Shall not be infringed surely means you don’t have to hide your free exercise and expression of a fundamental human right.
Senator Diaz de la Portilla used his power as a committee chairman to deny senators and the public the opportunity even to discuss the issue of open carry and vote for or against the bill.
Republican Senate Judiciary Chairman Miguel Diaz de la Portilla is a happy guy. He single-handedly, with the approval of Republican Senate President Andy Gardiner, killed SB 300…
An open carrier had his firearm stolen after dark in Newport News, Virginia. Here is where it happened.
Three FL politicians have a hand in holding up the Open Carry Bill, they are: Governor Rick Scott, Senate President Andy Gardiner, & Senate Judiciary Chairman Miguel Diaz de la Portilla..
Do you know why Florida’s Open Carry (SB 300) and Campus Carry (SB 68) bills have been stalled in the Senate Judiciary Committee since last October?
Florida State Senator Portilla, R-Miami, is threatening to kill open carry restoration for the second year in a row.
Brooks Place BBQ in Houston, Texas, offers a discount for patrons who openly carry firearms.
In what appears to be a freedom hating tantrum, a few Florida House Democrats have filed at least 20 amendments in an attempt to kill pro-carry and bipartisan bills by Reps. Gaetz, Steube, and…..
Senator Portilla R-Miami is holding the Open Carry bill in the Florida Senate Judiciary committee. Otherwise, the prospects for open carry look good.
URGENT: HB-163 Open Carry by Rep. Matt Gaetz is on the agenda for the House Judiciary Committee Tomorrow (Thursday, January 28th, 2016) at 9:00am.
Video of a chilling police encounter in Connecticut, where police appear to concoct charges against an open carrier to “cover their ass”.
As Texas joins the rest of the nation in varying degrees of freedom to bear arms in public, I advise caution while the kinks are worked out…
A Connecticut gun carrier shows that police must have a reason to ask to see his permit.
A common refrain anytime the state or local police in Connecticut screw up and arrest, detain or harass law-abiding citizens is that ‘the law is confusing’.
Gun rights supporters will counter rally the “Shout Out for the Executive Action.” The rally will start at the intersection of Providence Rd and Baltimore Pike in Media, PA at 1pm on January 16…..
Moms Demand claimed a pro-gun billboard in Chicago was taken down because of the group’s opposition to it. In reality the company paying for it had only rented the billboard for two months…
On December 21st, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued 4 opinions (see links below) which directly impact SB 11 Campus Carry, HB 910 Licensed Open Carry and the implementation of SB 273.
To celebrate the law change, Open Carry Texas & Texas Carry will be holding an “Official Uncovering of the Handgun Rally” at the state Capitol at noon on New Year’s Day…
On Monday, Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) released four opinions relating to the ability to carry on campus and individuals with Licenses to Carry (LTCs, formerly known as Concealed Handgun…..
Open carry at the Immanuel Baptist Church in Rice Lake, Wisconsin is welcome and becoming popular.
Both citizens and police are unnecessarily placed at heightened risk by hysterical and/or malicious 911 calls.
Sheriff Gualtieri is setting up armed conflict between Deputies and Law-Abiding Gun Owners.
The push to reform Florida gun laws to restore open carry rights has gained significant momentum in the last few weeks.
Acknowledging “momentum” behind a proposal that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to openly carry guns, the Florida Police Chiefs Association said Thursday its board of…..
While we appreciate free speech and we believe the Second Amendment protects the First; all Texas gun owners must look at what might be gained or lost with this action…
Open carry in medical facilities in Yuma is common and accepted. It was accepted in the doctors office, dentist office, two labs and the eye center.
Anytime You Carry Concealed, You Are In Danger Of Being Arrested, Charged And Prosecuted Like A Criminal For Violating The Ban On Open Carry Of…
On Wednesday, Nov. 18th, at 1pm the House Justice Appropriations Subcommittee will hear the Licensed Open Carry bill. Committee members need to hear from you now.
Open carry did not delay police response the the Colorado Springs rampage shooting. The 911 tape clearly shows this to be the case.
An armed biker displayed his carry gun to an open carrier in Yuma, Arizona. The encounter involved bibles and guns…
DPD officers are charged with falsely arresting a black man for carrying a concealed weapon. The gun was carried openly. In Detroit open carry is legal…