Christopher Dorr

2017 Gun Rights Legislative Wrap Up - Part 1

As the dust settles on the close of the 2017 legislative session, it’s a great time to look back and see what was accomplished in our fight to defend and advance the Second Amendment here in Minnesota. Obviously, we got Constitutional Carry introduced and went to war for Stand-Your-Ground law and a whole lot more — but that didn’t just happen on its own! In this three part series, we’re

Site, Stand-Your-Ground is on the brink!

The clock is running out fast and the legislature just isn’t getting the message. As you know, Minnesota Gun Rights relies on grassroots pressure to advance or defeat legislation in the Capitol and to hold legislators accountable at election time. With your help, anti-gun incumbents like Rod Skoe, Lyle Koenen, Will Morgan and many more have been booted from office by mobilized gun owners over the past few election cycles.

Breaking News: New Information on Stand-Your-Ground

We spent hours at the capitol yesterday talking with legislators (and their assistants) on the Rules Committee and delivering thousands of your signed petitions in support of Stand-Your-Ground legislation. But in talking with the sponsor of Stand-Your-Ground (HF238), we received some startling news. Because of all of the calls, emails and pressure that gun owners like you have been putting on the legislature to pass Stand-Your-Ground legislation, we’ve been told

Video Update on Stand-Your-Ground law -- Take Action!

It’s crunch time. Please take a moment and watch this quick update from our Political Director about the status of Stand-Your-Ground legislation and when you’re done – TAKE ACTION! Now that you’ve watched the video, please take a moment and contact the members of the House Rules Committee and tell them to vote HF238 out of committee and onto the House Floor with NO WEAKENING AMENDMENTS! Contact: Chair Joyce Peppin

Video Update on Stand-Your-Ground law

Stand-Your-Ground law needs your help! Because of all the pressure you and I have been pouring into the capitol for Constitutional Carry, and with leadership doing everything they can to block it, they’re trotting out a watered-down Stand-Your-Ground bill to try to dupe gun owners. Please take a moment and immediately watch the video from our Political Director and when you’re done, TAKE ACTION! As you saw in the video,

Don't let them water down Stand-Your-Ground!

The fight is on for Stand-Your-Ground law. As you know, Minnesota Gun Rights along with our members and supporters, have been fighting hard to pass REAL pro-gun bills in Minnesota. From our founding in 2013, restoring Constitutional Carry and Stand-Your-Ground law for gun owners have been our two primary policy objectives. And sometimes we find ourselves heavily on defense as we were in 2013-2016 as Senator Ron Latz tried to

Take Action for Constitutional Carry!

Representative Cornish is dragging his heels on passing HF309 (Constitutional Carry) out of his Public Safety Committee. Please read the previous post from Ben and when you’re done, call, email or Facebook Representative Cornish and tell him to pass HF309 out of his Public Safety committee and into the Rules Committee so we can get a vote in the House! Contact: Chairman Tony Cornish Phone: 651-296-4312 Email: rep.tony.cornish@house.mn Facebook: Go

They're playing games with your gun rights in St Paul!

Minnesota House Leadership just killed Constitutional Carry. As you know, Minnesota Gun Rights along with our members and supporters, has been fighting hard to pass Constitutional Carry (HF309) in Minnesota. From our founding in 2013, restoring Constitutional Carry for gun owners has been one of our two primary policy objectives. And along the way, it’s been our mission to kill any attempts made at attacking the gun rights of our members

Help Us STOP Anti-Gun HF1393!

Anti-gun politicians are fighting tooth and nail to pass HF1393, a bill that leaves us WIDE OPEN to attacks on our gun rights. For the details on what this bill would do, please watch the video from our Political Director below. When you’re done watching the video, call your representative and tell them to vote NO on HF1393. Tell them that instead of pushing back-door gun control, PASS Constitutional Carry

Constitutional Carry Needs Your Help!

It’s time for the next step in our fight for Constitutional Carry. While our primary focus since the start of the session has been getting a hearing in the House, we’ve also been working with pro-gunners in the Senate getting Constitutional Carry introduced and loaded up with co-sponsors. But now committee informants tell us that, with a one seat pro-gun majority in the Senate, Bloomberg controlled anti-gunners are pushing back