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Constitutional Carry "Interested Party" Hearings Review - and the Path Forward!

As most of you know, Tuesday the 20th was the third hearing on H.B. 201, the Ohio Gun Owners Constitutional Carry bill authored by Rep. Ron Hood. For those of you who were able to make it and attend in person, I wanted to extend a heartfelt thanks, especially to those who stayed around and talked afterwards! We didn’t get a chance to meet all of you, and we promise

Yesterday's hearings on Constitutional Carry

As you know, yesterday was the third hearing on H.B. 201, the Ohio Gun Owners Constitutional Carry bill authored by Rep. Ron Hood. For those of you who were able to make it an attend in person, I wanted to extend a heartfelt thanks, especially to those who stayed around and talked afterwards! We didn’t get a chance to meet all of you, and we promise we will try harder

Progress: Constitutional Carry Moving Across America!

Texas legislators want to call a special session to pass it. North Carolina voted it through their House yesterday. The Wisconsin Senate had their first public hearing on it just last week. And our neighbors in Michigan are making us look bad by passing it through committee and sending it to the House for a full vote. “It” is Constitutional Carry, it’s on the move across the country, and it

Constitutional Carry Makes Successful First Move!

It may only have been introduced on Wednesday of last week, but Constitutional Carry just took a huge step forward!You already knew that Constitutional Carry has 24 sponsors. And you already knew that we were waiting to find out which committee it would be assigned to. Now, just yesterday, H.B. 201 was assigned to the House Federalism and Interstate Relations Committee! But here’s the good news: NINE of the thirteen

Constitutional Carry Cosponsorship deadline delayed

Since the Ohio legislature is on break until next week, Constitutional Carry sponsor Representative Ron Hood has decided to keep the co-sponsorship window open another week! That means your state representative can still sign on as a cosponsor to Constitutional Carry! Gun rights are moving everywhere: ▶▶ Iowa gun owners just passed Stand-Your-Ground law after a 6-year battle with their legislature. ▶▶ North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum just signed Constitutional

Video Update on Constitutional Carry Co-Sponsors

I shot this short video update for you while I was at the Statehouse yesterday talking with legislators about the Constitutional Carry bill. As our Constitutional Carry bill sponsor Representative Ron Hood explains in the video, we need gun owners like you to call your state representative TODAY! To find out who your representative is, click here.There isn’t much time before the window for co-sponsorship closes. This is a great way

Time to move pro-gun bills at the Statehouse

With the Ohio General Assembly now well underway, and Rep. Ron Hood (R-Ashville) moments away from introducing the Ohio Constitutional Carry Bill, gun-grabbers are beginning to panic. They know Constitutional Carry is on the march all over the country. They know this is best opportunity Second Amendment supporters have had in years to GO ON THE OFFENSE with pro-gun reforms. And they’re worried that Ohio — the perennial presidential battleground

It's time to push, gun owners

Momentum for Constitutional Carry legislation is beginning to build all across the Buckeye state! Thousands of Ohioans are signing petitions for OGO to deliver at the Statehouse in Columbus, as well as making calls and sending emails to their Representative. And this is before the final draft is even completed! We’re going over the draft language with a fine-tooth comb, and should have the final draft language shortly. But gun