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NY Suspends SAFE Act’s Background Checks for Ammunition Purchases

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 12, 2015 at 4:00pm 7/12/2015 at 4:00pm

New York’s unpopular SAFE Act takes another hit this week as Cuomo suspends a plan to require background checks for the purchase of ammunition.  The New York Times reports:

The decision, which the administration did not publicize, was the result of an unusual deal the governor’s office reached with the State Senate’s...

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Remington Moving Two Production Lines From New York to Alabama

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 7:00am 5/18/2014 at 7:00am

After New York State passed the “SAFE Act” gun control law, there were fears that Remington Arms, a major employer in the economically depressed upstate area would leave.

Slowly, that appears to be happening.  First, Remington announced it was opening a plant in Alabama, for future expansion.  But politicians assured us that...

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Why did NY GOP lawmakers fund the SAFE Act?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 9, 2014 at 11:33am 5/9/2014 at 11:33am
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Republican lawmakers created quite a stir earlier this week, when they complained to the New York Post that the recently passed budget contained secret funding for the SAFE Act.

Two senators who wished to remain anonymous, told...

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Rifle used by Detroit Mom to defend family is illegal “Assault Weapon” in NY

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 21, 2014 at 9:15am 2/21/2014 at 9:15am
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I saw the videotape below at Ace of Spades HQ, as well as at Hot Air, regarding a Detroit mother at home with her children when three men, at least one...

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NY SAFE Act becomes issue in NY-23 swing race

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 31, 2014 at 8:07pm 1/31/2014 at 8:07pm

NY-23, my home district, is a focus for both parties for 2014 because it is one of only a few competitive districts.

The district is geographically enormous, a mostly rural area running along the Southern Tier of upstate New York. Once you leave Ithaca, it’s a whole other country.

Which is why incumbent...

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