Standards of Scrutiny: Rebellion in the Courts of Appeal

Standards of Scrutiny: Rebellion in the Courts of Appeal Clayton Cramer’s Corner – Brought to you by Firearms Policy Coalition The U.S. Supreme Court handed down decisions in D.C. v. Heller (2008) and McDonald v. Chicago (2010) that recognized that the Second Amendment protected an... Read More

Beat Bloomberg >> JOIN. ACT. VOTE!

Gun control commander-in-chief and billionaire former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is pouring millions of dollars into key state and federal races across the country. He knows that 2016 is the make-or-break year for Second Amendment gun rights across the United States, with everything... Read More

NFA Freedom Alliance Statement on “The Hearing Protection Act of 2015”

From our friends at NFA Freedom Alliance: As the nation’s strongest advocacy organization for National Firearms Act issues and related Second Amendment rights, the NFA Freedom Alliance supports all efforts to advance the rights of law-abiding people to own and use all items regulated by... Read More

Firearms Policy Coalition Slams California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom Over Reported Gun Control Ballot Prop

The pending ballot prop, as reported by the Sacramento Bee, would “further restrict the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding Californians and force people to give up lawfully possessed personal property,” says the gun rights group. Today, civil rights advocates at Firearms Policy Coalition responded to a reported... Read More

BREAKING: Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Anti-Gun Senate Bill 707

SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Brown signed into law Senate Bill 707, prohibiting gun owners issued a license by their local police chief or sheriff from carrying handguns for self-defense on California school grounds. It also subjects those with a carry permit, issued only after passing a strict,... Read More

HILARIOUS (and also true): How to Create a Gun-Free America in 5 Easy Steps

Too much awesome, from our friends at Reason:... Read More

The Hill: Gun control push coming in Senate on Thursday

BE ON ALERT: Senate Democrats are planning to unveil a new gun-control proposal on Thursday in the wake of a shooting at a community college in Oregon. “We’ve had a number of meetings today with Democratic senators,” Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) told reporters. “So... Read More

BREAKING: Florida Bill to Legalize Open Carry Passes First Committee

On Tuesday, Oct 6th, the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee approved Rep. Matt Gaetz’s Open Carry and Strict Scrutiny bill. The bill passed committee mostly along party lines, with Rep. Chris Latvala (R-Pinellas) bucking his party to join House Democrats in opposing the Right to Bear Arms.... Read More

Over 40,000 Californians Ask California Gov. Jerry Brown to Veto Anti-Gun SB 707

SACRAMENTO – Earlier today, second amendment civil rights advocates at Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC) delivered over 40,000 individual letters from concerned Californians demanding that Governor Brown veto Senate Bill 707. The gun control bill would prohibit gun owners issued a license by their local police chief... Read More

BREAKING: California Governor Jerry Brown Vetoes Anti-Gun Senate Bill 347

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Jerry Brown has vetoed anti-gun Senate Bill 347, reports Second Amendment civil rights advocates at Firearms Policy Coalition. “We’re very pleased that Governor Brown agreed with us on this dangerous and unnecessary legislation,” said FPC President Brandon Combs. “This is a... Read More