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Wednesday’s Newsbits:

Guns:

Jurisprudence:

Legislation:

NRA:

Politics:

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Ithaca Mayor joins #localgovs4gunsafety

I believe Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick is the first local to jump on this “new” bandwaggon:

This is unlikely to succeed for two reasons:

  1. It was done before and nearly bankrupted Smith & Wesson.
  2. The market share of even large cities can dry up and blow away with negligible impact on the firearms and ammunition manufactures.
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Pete King signs onto new AWB

Shocking news: Pete King is the first (RINO) Republican to sign on to the new “assault weapons” ban.

The bill in question is H.R.1186.

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Newsbits

Monday’s Newsbits:

Armed Citizen:

Elections:

Jurisprudence:

Legislation:

NRA:

Politics:

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Antigun rallies across the state

Co-ordinated gun control rallies organized by Mayor Bloomberg’s proxy Everytown are taking place across the country and state.

Here is some media coverage of the one in Rockland:

Here is coverage from Buffalo:

All of this is staged with the help of a willing media in an attempt to convince squishy Republicans to allow a vote on one or more bills in the Senate.

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Declared #NY19 candidates

Incumbent Congressman Antonio Delgado continues to shill for more gun control:

So far three Republican challengers have declared their intent to seek the party’s nomination to run against him next year in CD-19. Anthony German appears to be the most serious among them. I do not know his position on 2A.

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