State Legislation

Stand Up for Stand-Your-Ground in Minnesota!

As Lee County Deputy Dean Bardes lay flat on his back on the side of the interstate being pummeled to the point of near unconsciousness by Edward Strother, he begged an armed citizen who stopped to offer help to shoot the suspect. Seconds later, the vicious attack on Deputy Bardes was ended as Ashad Russell opened fire with his lawfully carried concealed pistol, striking Strother three times in the chest.

Your Help Needed to Pass Gun Bills in St Paul!

With the Minnesota State Legislature well underway — and State Representative Cal Bahr’s (R-East Bethel) introduction of Constitutional Carry in the State House — gun-grabbers are steaming mad. They know Constitutional Carry is on the march all over the country. They know this is the best opportunity Second Amendment supporters have had in years to GO ON THE OFFENSE with pro-gun reforms. And they’re worried that Minnesota — the state

Video Update from the Capitol!

Constitutional Carry legislation is picking up steam in the Minnesota Senate! As you know, last week Senator Paul Utke introduced Senate File 649 and it’s time to take action to see Constitutional Carry become a reality here in Minnesota. Please watch this update from MGR’s Political Director Ben Dorr and take action by contacting the Senators listed and make sure they’ve signed on as co-sponsors to SF649! Please Contact: Senator

It's Our Time to PUSH!

Our time is NOW! If you’ve been reading our emails for the last few weeks you know that Constitutional Carry legislation is SURGING forward in the Minnesota legislature. No sooner had the 2017 session kicked off when 100% pro-gun Representative Cal Bahr introduced Minnesota Gun Rights’ Constitutional Carry bill, HF309, in the House! Since then, members of the Minnesota House have been bombarded by phone calls, emails and Facebook message

MN Senate gun-control vote TODAY!

Gun owners, we need your help. Please read this email in its entirety and take the IMMEDIATE action laid out below! Yesterday afternoon the Minnesota Senate Judiciary Committee had a public hearing on the “REAL ID” bill capitol insiders are trying to pass. As we monitored the hearing, testifier after testifier brought forward major concerns that REAL ID will have long-term negative ramifications for gun owners. In short, bringing Minnesota into “compliance” with REAL ID

HUGE Pro-Gun News for Gun Owners!

I have some HUGE pro-gun news for gun owners! Senator Paul Utke (R-SD2) just dropped the companion bill to Rep. Cal Bahr’s HF309, the Constitutional Carry bill! For years anti-gunners in the Minnesota Senate have been the warpath against our gun rights! First it was notorious anti-gun Senator Ron Latz pushing Michael Bloomberg’s Statewide Gun Registry, trying to track, trace and register every gun and gun owner. Then it was

Action Needed - Contact Your Representative!

Momentum for Constitutional Carry (HF309) is surging! Over the last couple of weeks, folks like you have been pouring phone calls into the capitol in St Paul with one message: support, co-sponsor and PASS HF309, Constitutional Carry legislation! And let me tell you, they’re starting to get the message. Just last week we told you that Representative Newberger and Howe signed on to HF309, thank to your calls and emails.

Has Your Representative Co-Sponsored HF309?

I’ve got great news! Because of all your phone calls and emails for the last week, momentum for Constitutional Carry is really picking up! In just the last few days Representatives Newberger and Howe have signed on as co-sponsors to HF309, Rep Cal Bahr’s Constitutional Carry bill! This is FANTASTIC news as it’s proof that your calls are having just the affect intended. That makes Rep Drazkowski, Hertaus, McDonald, Lohmer,

Take Action -- Contact Your Representative

I told you last week that HF 309, the Minnesota Constitutional Carry Act of 2017, was introduced in the Minnesota State House by Representative Cal Bahr. Initial supporters of the legislation include Reps. Drazkowski, Hertaus, McDonald, Lohmer, Newberger, Howe, Poston and Erickson. If you do not see your State Representative on that list, please click below on the image to find out who your legislator is. After clicking the link

What is Constitutional Carry?

“I keep hearing about Constitutional Carry – exactly what is it, and how does it restore our Second Amendment Rights?” We get questions like that literally every day from folks, whether they just signed up for our emails, just bought their first firearm or whether they just followed us on our Facebook page. That’s why I thought I’d take a moment here to explain what Constitutional Carry is and why