Anti-gun SB 941 hearing Weds in House Committee on Rules

Oregon House Republican Office Oregonians Will Have Opportunity To Testify From 3:00 pm To 10:00 pm On Wednesday, April 22 Salem, OR – It was announced Monday that Senate Bill 941, legislation to expand background checks to the private sales … Continue reading

Posted by at 06:31 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, OR 78th Legislative Session, Oregon House | 4 Comments

Senate Dems pass ineffective, partisan background check bill

Oregon Senate Republicans Senate Democrats Refuse to Increase Funding for Critical Mental Health Services on Party-Line Vote Salem, OR – Yesterday, Senate Democrats rejected a common-sense bill to invest in community mental health programs across Oregon. SB 763, which would … Continue reading

Posted by at 08:45 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, OR 78th Legislative Session, Oregon Senate | 5 Comments

Anti-gun SB 941: More feel-good Dem incompetence

by NW Spotlight We’re used to Oregon Democrats having grandiose ideas and being utterly incompetent at implementing those ideas – much to the detriment of taxpayers. Think Columbia River Crossing where $200M was spent and NO BRIDGE WAS EVER BUILT … Continue reading

Posted by at 10:48 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, OR 78th Legislative Session | 1 Comment

Opposing voices on anti-gun bill shut out by Sen. Floyd Prozanski

House Republican Office Senate Republican Office Just 19% of Opposing Witnesses Allowed To Testify While 94% of Supporting Witnesses Allowed To Testify Salem, OR – On Wednesday, April 1, dozens of Oregonians from across the state traveled to the Capitol … Continue reading

Posted by at 06:34 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, OR 78th Legislative Session | 8 Comments

House GOP calls for thorough and fair discussion of anti-gun bill

Oregon House Republican Office Salem, OR – In response to the rushing of Senate Bill 941 through the Senate, House Republican Leader Mike McLane (R-Powell Butte) Thursday called for a thorough and extended discussion of the bill in the House … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, OR 78th Legislative Session, Oregon House | 2 Comments

Senate GOP amplifies call for more public testimony on anti-gun bill

Oregon Senate Republicans Salem, OR – Today, Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli (R-John Day) amplified the call to extend discussion on a bill that expands background checks on private sales of firearms in the state. The Committee Chair allowed only … Continue reading

Posted by at 04:33 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, OR 78th Legislative Session | 1 Comment

Gun rights: Unlike Oregon, Vermont Dems follow constitution

by NW Spotlight A tale of two Democratic state Senate Judiciary chairs Vermont Vermont’s Senate Judiciary Chairman, a Democrat, doesn’t see a need to expand background checks on gun purchases. Additionally, he sees state background checks as being at odds with … Continue reading

Posted by at 09:30 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control | 4 Comments

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