Gun control

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Jeff Katz
January 09, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Gov. Ralph Northam outlined the priorities for Virginia Democrats in the upcoming General Assembly session. Northam presented an 11-point plan that he and other Demcoratic leaders have called the "Virginia 2020 Plan." Among the topics included pushing what Northam calls "common sense" gun laws,...
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Jeff Katz
January 07, 2020 - 12:34 pm
And so it begins. Virginia Democrats have introduced a bill that would make owning and operating an indoor shooting range illegal. HB 567, brought forward by Del. Dan Helmer (D-40th District) is summarized as follows: "Prohibits the operation of an indoor shooting range, defined in the bill, in any...
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Jeff Katz
January 04, 2020 - 10:04 am
Although Gov. Ralph Northam is hell bent on taking away guns from law-abiding citizens and using your tax dollars to do it, he is all in on protecting illegal aliens. According to a report from the Washington Free Beacon , Virginia turned down hundreds of thousands of dollars from the federal...
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Jeff Katz
January 03, 2020 - 9:37 am
Gov. Ralph Northam's war on guns is getting all too real. In the wake of numerous counties and municipalities in Virginia declaring themselves "gun sanctuaries," Northam has now requested an 18-officer team to enforce his proposed confiscation of "assault style" weapons, according to the Washington...
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Jeff Katz
December 16, 2019 - 6:03 pm
Rep. Donald McEachin (D-VA) suggested that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam should deploy the National Guard to enforce strict gun control laws in counties that have declared themselves "Second Amendment sanctuaries." McEachin told The Washington Examiner, "Ultimately, I’m not the governor, but the...
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Jeff Katz
December 10, 2019 - 4:40 pm
And so it begins. Gov. Ralph Northam announced Monday that his ban on "assault weapons" means that AR-15 owners will either have to register their guns with the government or hand them over. According to the Virginia Mercury , Northam spokesperson Alena Yarmosky said in a statement, "The governor’s...
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Jeff Katz
December 02, 2019 - 6:32 pm
Virginia Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-10) is calling on banks and credit card companies to monitor and flag gun purchases that may signal an individual is planning to carry out a mass shooting, the Times-Dispatch reports. Wexton has introduced a bill that would instruct an agency of the Treasury...
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Jeff Katz
November 27, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Virginia Democratic State Senator L. Louise Lucas (18th District) is proposing a bill that would prohibit firearms instruction of any kind. Senate Bill No. 64 would make it a Class 5 felony to give any type of instruction or training involving a firearm and demonstrate using guns of any kind, as it...
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Jeff Katz
November 25, 2019 - 6:46 pm
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg officially entered the 2020 Democratic presidential race and is kicking off his campaign by buying $34 million in tv ads this week, Breitbart News reports. Bloomberg announced his campaign, and in typical Bloomberg fashion, is spending $34M in TV ads his...
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Jeff Katz
November 25, 2019 - 6:22 pm
Amelia County Sheriff Ricky L. Walker says he will not enforce unconstitutional gun laws even if ordered to do so by a judge. Sheriff Walker spoke to Amelia County residents last week on impending gun control laws as Democrats prepare to take over the Virginia legislature. The Washington Post...
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