May 2018

Gun Control Hearings - Action Needed - Tell Committees to BLOCK HB585 and SB288!

The committee hearings for Governor Kasich’s gun-control omnibus bills (HB585 and SB288) are happening tomorrow morning, and both committees need to hear from you right away. So I’ll cut right to the point and ask you to do two things: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]?subject=Publicly%20OPPOSE%2C%20Block%20and%20Vote%20NO%20on%20HB585!&body=Dear%20Members%20of%20the%20House%20State%20and%20Local%20Government%20Committee%2C%20%0A%0AAs%20an%20Ohio%20gun%20owner%2C%20House%20Bill%20585%20is%20an%20egregious%2C%20long-term%20attack%20on%20my%20Second%20Amendment%20Rights%20that%20will%20not%20stop%20violent%20criminals.%20%0A%0AI%E2%80%99m%20emailing%20the%20members%20of%20this%20committee%20to%20urge%20you%20to%20publicly%20oppose%2C%20block%20in%20committee%20and%20vote%20NO%20on%20this%20legislation.%0A%0AViolent%20criminals%20willing%20to%20use%20a%20firearm%20in%20the%20commission%20of%20a%20crime%20couldn%E2%80%99t%20care%20less%20about%20additional%20laws%20preventing%20them%20from%20doing%20so.%20%0A%0AThat’s%20why%20they’re%20criminals.%0A%0ATo%20see%20what%20a%20failure%20expanding%20the%20Federal%20gun%20owner%20database%20is%20at%20stopping%20crime%2C%20all%20one%20needs%20to%20do%20is%20look%20at%20states%20or%20cities%20that%20have%20already%20done%20it%2C%20like%20Chicago%2C%20California%20or%20Maryland.%20%0A%0AThe%20sad%20fact%20is%2C%20tragedies%20like%20Las%20Vegas%2C%20Orlando%2C%20Newtown%2C%20Aurora%2C%20Charleston%2C%20Chattanooga%2C%20Fort%20Hood%2C%20San%20Bernardino%20and%20the%20Maryland%20high-school%20shooting%20prove%20just%20what%20a%20failure%20this%20system%20is%20at%20stopping%20killers.%0A%0AI%E2%80%99m%20also%20monitoring%20your%20actions%20on%20HB585%20for%20purposes%20of%20the%20coming%20election%20season%20because%20of%20the%20bill%E2%80%99s%20creation%20of%20%E2%80%9Cex%20parte%E2%80%9D%20gun%20confiscation%20hearings.%0A%0AProtection%20orders%20aren%E2%80%99t%20worth%20the%20paper%20they%E2%80%99re%20written%20on%20to%20a%20violent%20criminal%20%E2%80%93%20and%20everyone%20knows%20it.%0A%0AGun%20voters%20also%20know%20that%20destroying%20our%20Second%2C%20Fourth%2C%20Fifth%20and%20Fourteenth%20Amendment%20Rights%20isn%E2%80%99t%20going%20to%20make%20anyone%20safer%2C%20either.%20%0A%0ABut%20these%20bills%20aren%E2%80%99t%20about%20public%20safety%2C%20nor%20are%20they%20intended%20to%20be.%0A%0AIf%20public%20safety%20was%20the%20goal%2C%20this%20committee%20would%20be%20considering%20Stand-Your-Ground%20law%20or%20ways%20the%20legislature%20can%20encourage%20school%20districts%20to%20arm%20teachers%2C%20staff%20and%20qualified%20adults%20with%20firearms%20so%20they%20can%20shoot%20back%20and%20stop%20a%20killer.%0A%0ABut%20since%20this%20committee%20isn%E2%80%99t%2C%20I%E2%80%99m%20urging%20you%20to%20publicly%20oppose%2C%20block%2C%20refuse%20to%20allow%20consent%2C%20call%20for%20a%20record%20vote%20and%20vote%20NO%20on%20HB585.%20%0A%0AOhio%20Gun%20Owners%20is%20watching%20your%20actions%20closely%20in%20order%20to%20report%20the%20results%20to%20me%20and%20thousands%20of%20gun%20owners%20so%20we%20can%20make%20better%20decisions%20in%20the%20coming%20elections.%0A%0APlease%20publicly%20oppose%2C%20block%20and%20vote%20NO%20on%20HB585.%20″>First, please email the members of the House State and Local Government Committee and demand they OPPOSE HB585! [email protected], [email protected], [email protected],

Gun-Control Hearings Wednesday - ACTION NEEDED!

The committee hearings for Governor Kasich’s gun-control omnibus bills (HB585 and SB288) are happening Wednesday morning, and both committees need to hear from gun owners right away! So I’ll cut right to the point and ask you to do two things: First, please email the members of the House State and Local Government Committee and demand they OPPOSE HB585! Up to this point, we’ve been asking you to contact your

THREE Gun-Control hearings scheduled for this week!

please read this email and take immediate action! Friday afternoon, the Statehouse news services started pinging with notifications announcing more hearings for Governor Kasich’s gun-control bills this coming week. . . . . . THREE of them! House Bill 585 by Representative Mike Henne is scheduled for a hearing at 8:30am on Wednesday, May 16 in room 14. As you probably remember from previous emails, HB585 is the gun-control omnibus bill Governor

RAMROD: Second Hearing Scheduled for Gun-Control Bill!

With the primaries only hours behind us, Governor Kasich isn’t wasting any time resuming his agenda to cram his gun-control bill through the General Assembly! Web, we just received word that the “Proponent Testimony” on HB585, the gun-control bill by Representative Mike Henne, is likely going to happen this Tuesday, and I need your quick action to help stop it. Rep Mike Henne – and his commander Governor John Kasich – are running

Here's a list of pro-gun candidates

The polls are open, and here’s a list of all of the candidates running in the 2018 Republican Primary who have surveyed 100% pro-gun! Governor’s Primary – Mary Taylor OH Sen 1 – Bob Barker OH Sen 7 – Brad Lamoreaux OH Sen 13 – Ryan Sawyer OH Sen 19 – Andrew Brenner OH House 32 – Marilyn Tunnat OH House 40 – Phil Plummer OH House 42 – Sarah

Polls open at 6:30am - GO VOTE PRO-GUN!

Today is the Ohio Republican Primary Election, and the polls open at 6:30am, so I’ll be blunt. Please view our OGO Candidate Survey chart to find out how your candidate’s position on gun rights, and GO VOTE PRO-GUN! The polls are open all day and close at 7:30pm, so I hope you get a chance to cast your ballot. (Find your district number HERE. Find your voting location HERE.) Gun

BREAKING- DeWine Endorses Mike Henne's Gun-Control Bill?!

(Columbus) – In an alarming break from his campaign stump speech where Gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine usually claims he supports the Second Amendment, DeWine reverted back to his US Senate Stance and stated his support for gun-control Saturday afternoon. “We’re open to anything that is reasonable,” said DeWine when pressed by Ohio Public Radio’s Andy Chow! Red ALERT. What does “reasonable” mean? This is where it goes from bad to

BREAKING: DeWine Endorses Mike Henne's Gun-Control Bill?!

In an alarming break from his campaign stump speech where Gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine usually claims he supports the Second Amendment, DeWine reverted back to his US Senate Stance and stated his support for gun-control Saturday afternoon. “We’re open to anything that is reasonable,” said DeWine when pressed by Ohio Public Radio’s Andy Chow! Red ALERT. What does “reasonable” mean? Web, this is where it goes from bad to worse.

The pro-gun candidates in your Ohio Primaries are...

In less than 40 hours the polls open for the 2018 Ohio Primaries! The Ohio Primary is your opportunity to make the BIGGEST impact for gun rights of the entire election cycle. Simply put, the winners of the gubernatorial and legislative races will have a huge impact on gun rights for the next two or four years. That’s why I’m hoping you’ll take a few minutes to scan through our

2018 Pre-Primary Gun Rights Voter Guide!

The May 8th Ohio Primaries are just around the corner and I wanted to make sure you know where your candidates stand on the issues they’ll face at our Statehouse if elected. Ohio Gun Owners surveyed the candidates running in the 2018 election primary cycle for our Ohio Governor’s Mansion, the Ohio Senate and the Ohio House of Representatives. As you’ll see when you click the image below, we asked