Sheriff Urges Citizens To Carry Firearms Following Texas Mass Shooting

Sheriff Urges Citizens To Carry Firearms Following Texas Mass Shooting

POLK COUNTY, FLORIDA — Sheriff Grady Judd tweeted that their county offers active shooter scenario training shortly after the massacre at a Texas church, and encouraged citizens to attend and to arm themselves if they are legally able to do...
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Law signed making attacks on police in Texas a hate crime

Law signed making attacks on police in Texas a hate crime

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott last week gave his approval to the Police Protection Act which ups the penalties for crimes against law enforcement officers. The measure, HB 2908, was proposed by Rep. Todd Hunter, R-Corpus Christi, and passed the legislatu...
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Student with concealed handgun stops mass stabbing at Texas college

Student with concealed handgun stops mass stabbing at Texas college

One student has died and multiple others were seriously injured during a stabbing attack at the UT Austin campus. According to The Tab, eyewitnesses report that the death toll would have been higher had it not been for another student...
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Texas “Illegal Knife” Repeal Bill Unanimously Passes Committee

Texas “Illegal Knife” Repeal Bill Unanimously Passes Committee

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House committee approves modified permitless carry legislation

House committee approves modified permitless carry legislation

After a similar bill failed at the Capitol in 2015, a measure that would allow Texans to carry a firearm without a permit could be headed to the full Texas House. The House Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee on Tuesday approved...
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Texas bill could make getting a concealed carry license free

Texas bill could make getting a concealed carry license free

The National Rifle Association is applauding a bill pre-filed in Texas that would reduce the cost of obtaining a license to carry a concealed handgun. There’s a move by lawmakers to go beyond just reducing the fees to carry a...
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America’s Largest Shotgun Maker Shifts More Jobs to Texas

America’s Largest Shotgun Maker Shifts More Jobs to Texas

America’s largest shotgun manufacturer, O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc., decided not to expand in Connecticut. Sure it was founded there 1919 and still has its corporate headquarters in North Haven. But in 2013 Connecticut rushed through legislation to ban so...
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