Florida Carry strongly supports the current legislation, HB-543 & SB-150, & we have always supported any advancement in the right to bear arms.
Under the proposed bills, the concealed weapon and firearm licensing program administered by the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is still in place and is virtually untouched.
The only thing The Daily Beast story got right was a comment about former NRA president & current board member, Marion Hammer who hung up on them.
Florida’s Governor Ron DeSantis (R) has signed into law, HB-259 Church Carry. The bill took effect immediately.
Churchgoers, who are licensed by the state to carry firearms for self-defense, are currently being deprived of the same rights. This bill fixes that.
Not surprisingly, 64 Florida Sheriffs that I personally spoke with, 62 of them overwhelmingly SUPPORT the bill despite Democrats’ efforts to disarm churches.
As Legislators begin to file bills for the 2021 Florida Legislative Session, we are getting questions about various bills due to media reports on gun bills.
The NRA is our nation’s leader in teaching firearms safety to children and firearms education and training to adult gun owners. We have a proud history of protecting the Second Amendment for freedom-l
Around the country, professional rioters and violent protesters have been destroying private property. These acts of violence are soon followed by looters who help themselves to what’s left.
Let me be clear. I write this not to urge or convince you to sing Wayne LaPierre’s praises — although you should. Or, to discourage anyone from applying for his job.
LESS THAN 1% of crime guns were purchased at gun shows while almost half of all guns used in crimes were purchased illegally from the underground/street black market.
“Bill Galvano is trying to give Bloomberg his moneys worth by shoving this gun control bill down the [FL] Senate’s throat. That is not what a true conservative does. He is a RINO. Floridians deserve..
When RINOs (Republican In Name Only) vote like Anti-gun Democrats, one has to wonder how many real Republicans are left in the Florida Senate.
Be very clear, these gun banners want to put a GUN BAN IN THE FLORIDA CONSTITUTION so that when their scheme is exposed as a fraud, it can’t be fixed by the legislature.
Common sense and loyalty to the Constitution and the Bill of Rights is alive and well in the New Hampshire Governor’s office.
Innocent, law-abiding people will be caught in a trap of confusion if this goes on the ballot. That confusion could lead to unintentional violations and subsequent felony convictions which would cost
All semiautomatic rifles and shotguns “capable” of using a detachable magazine or fixed magazine would be banned. Unless you register them with the government.
In the petition filed July 26th, Attorney General Moody informed the Florida Supreme Court that the “Assault Weapons Ban” ballot language is “misleading” and is “clearly & conclusively defective.”
A Leon County, Florida Circuit Court judge has just given rogue, anti-gun public officials a “get-out-of-jail-free card.”
The Florida legislature included a special section in the law to protect the rights of FL. citizens against anti-gun activities by the agency. The law is apparently being ignored by the Commissioner.
I want to share some important history of our Association. There are many things about NRA’s past of which many may not know, simply because members haven’t been involved in NRA until more recently.
Committee assignments are the prerogative of the President of the National Rifle Association of America. The assignment process is taken very seriously.
The numbers weren’t extraordinary if one looks at it from a one-year perspective, so the Washington Post lumped three years of reports together to make the amounts look larger and more lucrative.
The amendment is intended to stop out-of-state millionaires and billionaires from crafting amendments to change Florida’s Constitution for the benefit of out-of-state special interests.
Churches have repeatedly, for over 3 years, prayed & urged the legislature to correct the provision in Florida law that usurps the right of churches to provide safety and security on their property.
Florida’s Governor Ron DeSantis signed SB-7030 within hours after receiving it. SB-7030 contains the language that authorizes local school boards to allow classroom teachers to go through training and
“I am proud and humbled to have been re-elected to the NRA Board of Directors for another 3-year term. I can’t express enough thanks to those of you who have honored me with your votes….”
The story of the day was the arrogance and lack of professionalism by Bloomberg’s Moms Demand Action lobbying group and their “lobbyist of the day.”
This is certainly not the first time Moms Demand Action have given inaccurate testimony but it is the first time Committee members (both Democrat & Republican) have taken them to task.
Any claims by the Gifford gun control advocacy organization about polling of NRA members is patently untrue. Let me say that another way: in all probability, it is an intentional and calculated lie.