Early yesterday morning the Special Session of the Minnesota Legislature adjourned. Thanks to Speaker Daudt, House Majority Leader Peppin and the rest of the leadership team, not a single gun bill made it to the floor of the House for a vote this session. It was crystal clear as I sat in the House gallery and watched Speaker Daudt slam the gavel down and adjourn sine die, that he was
At midnight tonight the 2017 session of the Minnesota Legislature will adjourn. That means you have just a few more hours to burn down your Rep’s phone line and DEMAND they bring Stand-Your-Ground to the House floor for a vote, even in this final hour. To find out who represents you – Go Here. MGR staff is headed to the capitol today to make sure that everything that can be
You’re not going to believe this. I just got off the phone with Speaker Daudt’s office and I’m afraid I have some alarming news for you. While I was not able to get the Speaker on the phone, I did ask his spokesperson why on earth Stand-Your-Ground isn’t being scheduled for a vote in the House? Instead of giving a straight answer, the Speaker’s staff went on and on about
Good news! Only hours ago, with MGR staff looking on, the House Rules Committee voted to pass HF238 out of their committee and onto the General Register! That means that Stand-Your-Ground is now ready to be put on the floor of the House for full debate and passage. Make no mistake about it, the only reason this bill was ever brought forward in the Rules committee was because of YOU.
We have some important news! I just got off a conference call with Speaker Daudt and Rep. Tony Cornish where they both apologized for blocking and waylaying HF309, Constitutional Carry! Even better, they’ve promised to move HF309 out of Chairman Cornish’s Public Safety Committee and into the Rules committee to make it immune to the committee deadlines! Lastly, they crossed their hearts and said they’re gonna blast it out onto
As Minnesota Gun Rights members know, MGR has been fighting tooth and nail to stop Senator Ron Latz’s Senate File 1289, the gun-control bill of the year. Minnesota Gun Rights staff and volunteers spent last week putting boots on the ground going house to house in Senator Latz’s district, exposing his treachery to his constituents to stop this bill cold before it impacts all of Minnesota. If passed, Senate File