Kepert and Browning To hold Press Conference and Address Community on Pine Barrens Commission Decision to Assert Jurisdiction Over Gun Range

Kepert and Browning To hold Press Conference and Address Community on Pine Barrens Commission Decision to Assert Jurisdiction Over Gun Range Farmingville, NY – Councilwoman Connie Keppert and Suffolk County Legislator Kate Browning will hold a press conference and address the community on the long-awaited Pine Barrens Commission decision to assert jurisdiction over the Suffolk County Trap, Skeet and Sporting Range. It is expected that dozens of local residents and civic leaders from the area will also attend to show their support for the decision. When: Saturday, June 19 at 9:30 am SHARP Where: Directly in front of the Trap and Skeet facility at 165 Gerard Road, Yaphank, NY 11980 Directions: From LIE take Exit 67 Yaphank Rd. South, go .9 miles & go left on Gerard Rd. From Sunrise Highway take Exit 57 North, turn right on Horseblock Rd. and make left onto Gerard...

NYAGV trying to intimidate Golden

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence is trying to intimidate Sen. Martin Golden and get him to vote for the microstamping bill. Sen. Golden’s Albany office number is 518-455-2730.  His Brooklyn office is 718-238-6044.  He needs to hear from people, especially from current and retired law enforcement...

Microstamping bill laid aside

S-6005A has been laid aside for now. The bill was brought to the floor.  Senators Eric Schneiderman, Dan Squadron, Craig Johnson, Eric Adams, Liz Krueger, Velmanette Montgomery, Bill Perkins, Ruben Diaz, Malcolm Smith and Suzi Oppenheimer spoke in favor of it. A slow roll call was called for. Voting began. When they were getting to the end of the alphabet, the bill was laid...

Bloomberg pushing microstamping in Albany

On Tuesday, June 15, Mayor Mike Bloomberg and members of his Mayors Against Illegal Guns coalition will be holding a press conference in Albany in order to push for passage of S-6005A in the State Senate.  This mandatory microstamping bill will effectively prohibit the sale of all new pistols sold in New York State. Everyone needs to keep calling all members of the Senate.  If you’ve called once before, do it again.  Here is a complete listing of all members of the state legislature with phone, fax and...

Contact your State Senators

The microstamping bill has advanced to 3rd Reading in the Senate.  Eric Schneiderman thinks he has the votes because the Republicans cannot keep their conference together, especially Frank Padavan and Tom Morahan who is retiring. Keeping calling everybody in the...

Contact your State Senators

Microstamping could come to the floor for a vote at any time.  All gun owners need to contact their State Senators and tell them to oppose S-6005A. You can lookup your Senator’s contact information by ZIP code at the Senate website.  A complete listing of all Albany representatives with office number, phone, fax and e-mail address can be found at the Legislative Gazette’s website...
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