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Before the tear gas clouds had cleared from this week’s siege at the U.S. Capitol, the campaign to derail America’s next major gun rights demonstration was already underway. Gun haters shrieking on Twitter immediately escalated their activity, with Virginia’s ‘Gun Saves Lives’ mega-event kicks off in a little more thanRead More →


  Over the past 19 years, VCDL’s Lobby Day protests in Richmond—an annual event on MLK Day when special interest groups, predominantly ones with conservative ties, advocate to the General Assembly—were relatively mild affairs, with about 600 to 800 attendees. But this year it attracted more than 20,000 and theRead More →

According to the Weirton Daily Times a West Virginia judge has ruled that an anti-gun-rights lawsuit may proceed: A federal judge said Wednesday a lawsuit brought by an organization representing domestic violence victims challenging a 2018 law prohibiting businesses from banning guns from parking lots can move forward. This isRead More →

Shannon Watts

Shannon Watts Uses Fabricated Photo to Attack Virginia GOP House Candidate – The Truth About Guns [Republican candidate Nick] Freitas responded to the attack Thursday, accusing Watts of engaging in “politics of slander” to bolster her candidate. “Not only is this ‘tweet’ verifiably fake, but she used it to slander myRead More →

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (AP Photo/Steve Helber) By Larry Keane A new Virginia proposal is closer to receiving the governor’s signature and announcing loudly and clearly: assaulting a law enforcement officer is now more acceptable to legislators in the Commonwealth. The bill, which downgrades the penalty for assaulting a police officerRead More →