Mississippi: Join House Speaker Philip Gunn at an Event Near You

Thank Him for Working to Place a Constitutional Right to Hunt and Fish Amendment on the November 4 Ballot.

Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn
Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn

Charlotte, NC –-(Ammoland.com)-  This week, Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn will conduct a listening tour across the state, seeking input on a wide range of issues from concerned citizens, including Mississippi gun owners and sportsmen.

Speaker Gunn is a staunch and outspoken supporter of our Second Amendment rights and the state’s rich hunting heritage.  He provided key leadership to ensure passage of NRA-supported House Concurrent Resolution 30 in 2012 by state Representatives Bubba Carpenter, Charles Busby and Scott DeLano, and state Senator Giles Ward.  HCR 30 placed an amendment on the 2014 general election ballot establishing an individual constitutional right to hunt and fish.

This important safeguard will ensure that future wildlife conservation and management decisions are based on sound science and will protect the state’s strong sporting heritage for generations to come.  For more information on Amendment 1, visit www.nraila.org/RightToHuntMS.

Please attend one of these events near you and thank Speaker Gunn for standing up for Mississippi sportsmen and for his critical role in supporting this important NRA-backed measure through the legislative process.  Each meeting lasts one hour and is open to the public and media.

Monday, September 22

8:00 a.m. — Ridgeland, Ridgeland City Hall
Address: 304 U.S. 51, Ridgeland, MS, 39157

11:30 a.m. — Pearl, Community Room, next door to Pearl City Hall
Address: 2420 Old Brandon Road, Pearl, 39208

Tuesday, September 23

9:00 a.m. — Cleveland, Cleveland City Hall
Address: 100 North Street, Cleveland, MS, 38732

1:00 p.m. — Senatobia, Haraway Center, NWCC Room 104
Address: 4975 Hwy. 51 N., Senatobia, 38668

Wednesday, September 24

9:00 a.m. — Tupelo, Tupelo City Hall, City Council Chambers, Second Floor
Address: 71 East Troy Street, Tupelo, 38804

1:00 p.m. — Louisville, Louisville City Hall
Address: 200 South Church Avenue, Louisville, 39339

Thursday, September 25

9:00 a.m. — McComb, Golden Corral conference room
Address: 200 Anna Drive, McComb, MS, 39648

1:00 p.m. — Picayune, City Council Chambers
Address: 203 Goodyear Boulevard, Picayune, 39466


Paid for by National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the “lobbying” arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Visit: www.nra.org