Meet the people who word every day to defend your right to keep and bear arms!
Lehigh Acres, FL -(AmmoLand.com)- Florida Carry is honored to serve as this year's state host for the Second Amendment Foundation and Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms' 2016 Gun Rights Policy Conference in Tampa, September 23 – 25, at the Doubletree by Hilton Tampa Airport – Westshore.
Each year the nation's top Second Amendment scholars, activists, attorneys, politicians, gather with gun owners at the Gun Rights Policy Conference to promote education and outreach regarding our gun rights and responsibilities. If you are interested in meeting many of the the most influential people in the pro-gun movement nationally and from Florida, register FREE for GRPC.
This is your once-a-year chance to network, get an insider look and plan pro-gun rights strategies for the coming year. Past GRPCs have outlined victory plans and made public the latest firearms trends. They allow you a first-hand chance to hear pro-2A movement leaders and make your voice heard. This year we'll take a look at critical issues such as: city gun bans, “smart” guns, concealed carry, open carry, federal legislation, legal actions, gun show regulation, and state & local activity.
The full roster of GRPC 2016 speakers has not yet been set. Past speakers include: Alan M. Gottlieb, Joseph P. Tartaro, Eugene Volokh, Wayne LaPierre, Michael Reagan, Larry Elder, Rep. Bob Barr, John Lott, Mark Walters, Sandy Froman, Rick Patterson, Gene Hoffman, Tim Schmidt, AWR Hawkins, Massad Ayoob, Sean Caranna, Eric Friday, Richard Nascak, Tom Gresham, Alan Gura, G. Gordon Liddy, Larry Pratt, Emily Miller, and many others.
The final details are still being determined, but the conference times are:
- Friday, September 23rd :
- Evening reception only (7 pm – 9 pm)
- Saturday, September 24th:
- Conference all day (8 am – 6 pm) (Lunch Provided)
- Evening reception (6:30 pm – 8:30 pm)
- Sunday, September 25th:
- Conference half day (8 am – 1 pm)
Special hotel rates for conference attendees
As a registered conference attendee, you're eligible for special discount rates at the hotel. You will receive an email shortly after registration with details.
Florida Carry Board of Directors, General Counsel, prominent FL speakers at GRPC
That's right, we'll be there! Come by and say hello! Florida Carry will have a table at this year's GRPC, so if you've been waiting for that “special moment” to join, come do it in person! Everyone gets a free gift from Florida Carry, while supplies last! The founders and executive directors of Florida Carry, Sean Caranna and Richard Nascak will be in attendance, as well as our entire board of directors – Chris Wagoner, Jim Dykes, and Scott Whigham. Additionally, Florida Carry's top Florida firearms lawyer, Eric J. Friday will also be in attendance.
Although the speakers list has yet to be finalized, Sean Caranna, Richard Nascak, and Eric Friday are on the agenda. We are making final arrangements for prominent pro-gun rights leaders from FL law enforcement and the Florida legislature to share their unique perspectives on the current turmoil over gun control efforts right here in our state.
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About Florida Carry, Inc.:
Florida Carry, Inc. is a non-profit, non-partisan, grassroots organization dedicated to advancing the fundamental rights of all Floridians to keep and bear arms for self-defense as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution and Article I, Sections 2 and 8 of the Florida Constitution. Florida Carry stands to represent our supporters, members, and millions of defensive arms owners of Florida. We are not beholden to any national organization’s agenda that may compromise that mission. Florida Carry works tirelessly toward striking down ill-conceived gun and weapons control laws that have been proven to provide safe havens to criminals and be deadly to law-abiding citizens.
For more information, please visit www.FloridaCarry.org.