New York State Rifle & Pistol Association
Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they're keeping gun info private
Opting in or out, Cayuga County officials say they're keeping gun info private - Cayuga County Clerk Sue Dwyer and Sheriff David Gould are encouraging every pistol permit holder in the county, all 10,000, to file a form to keep their information private. And if they don’t, Dwyer said she’ll keep the information private anyway.
Energized residents target gun control law
Energized residents target gun control law - Gun rights activists, hunters and others unleashed a fusillade of criticism Monday night for the state's sweeping new gun control law and rallied behind the call of one Hilltowns county lawmaker to repeal it. The overflow crowd spilled out of the gallery and up the aisles the County Legislature's chamber in the County Courthouse as Legislator Deborah Busch, a Berne Republican, circulated a proclamation condemning the NY SAFE Act and calling for its repeal.
Gabby Giffords's Husband Buys AR-15
Gabby Giffords's Husband Buys AR-15 - Mark E. Kelly, gun-control proponent and husband to former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, recently purchased an AR-15 (an "assault weapon," he called it)—which he now says he intended as an illustration of the need for more stringent gun laws. Kelly reportedly bought the AR-15 and a 1911-style semi-automatic pistol at a gun store in Tucson, Arizona.
NRA News in Albany February 28, 2013
Assemblyman Al Stirpe admits using 'f-bomb' in gun control meeting
Assemblyman Al Stirpe admits using 'f-bomb' in gun control meeting - Assemblyman Al Stirpe confirmed he "lost it for a brief second" and directed an "f-bomb" at several pro-gun constituents during a heated moment in his Albany office last week. It occurred during a late morning meeting Thursday at a time when the capital was flooded with protesters for a rally protesting the state's new Safe Act, which puts into place the toughest gun control laws in the country.
Jefferson County Residents Applaud Gun Law Opposition
Jefferson County Residents Applaud Gun Law Opposition - Jefferson County residents who oppose the New York SAFE Act got up one by one to speak at the county legislature meeting Tuesday night. The legislators voted unanimously to oppose the state law that puts tighter restrictions on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. The audience applauded.