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  • Conaway, Wenstrup Introduce Veterans Second Amendment Protection Act
    Posted in Press Releases on January 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans, Second Amendment – ALIGN

    WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Mike Conaway (R-TX) and Congressman Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) introduced H.R. 629, the Veterans Second Amendment Protection Act. Under current law, veterans who receive help navigating their benefits from a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) fiduciary are automatically labeled as “mentally defective” in the VA system. This incorrect label wrongly places them in the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), denying veterans their Second Amendm... Read more

  • Responsibility and Reality: A Gun Ban Will Do More Harm Than Good
    Posted in Blog on June 23, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment – ALIGN

    Repeated terror attacks in our homeland have Americans on edge, and understandably so. The pain and concern are palpable. Since 2009, we have seen terror attacks in Little Rock, Fort Hood, Oklahoma, Boston, Chattanooga, San Bernardino, and now Orlando. We have also seen mass shootings in Colorado, Connecticut, and Charleston. Some of these attacks were carried out with bombs and knives. In others, guns were used. But the obvious common thread running through all of them was this: mentally afflic... Read more