June 2018

Does Your Legislative Candidate Support the Second Amendment?

The gun-grabbers smell blood in the water here in Missouri. And Governor Eric Greitens’ recent resignation is only one reason why . . . After shocking the political world in late 2016 by passing both Constitutional Carry and Stand-Your-Ground over Governor Jay Nixon’s veto, our state legislators in Jefferson City have gone soft. Despite being rewarded by Missouri voters for standing strong for our gun rights in the November 2016

Will They Fight for You?

The gun-grabbers smell blood in the water here in Missouri. And Governor Eric Greitens’ recent resignation is only one reason why . . . After shocking the political world in late 2016 by passing both Constitutional Carry and Stand-Your-Ground over Governor Jay Nixon’s veto, our state legislators in Jefferson City have gone soft. Despite being rewarded by Missouri voters for standing strong for our gun rights in the November 2016

One More Week!

I just wanted to let you know that the timeline for your legislative candidates to complete their 2018 Gun Rights Candidate Questionnaire is coming to a close. The deadline to complete this survey is a week from today. Remember, almost every candidate in Missouri claims to be a supporter of the Second Amendment during election time. But the rubber really meets the road once candidates are elected and safely in

Eric Burlison and Jered Taylor Stand Up for Gun Rights!

As we get closer to the end of the window for candidates to sign their Missouri Firearms Coalition candidate survey, some of you are hearing from incumbents who think that they should get a pass. ‘I voted for gun bills in the past,’ they say, ‘I don’t have to sign your survey.’ Of course that is ridiculous, as pro-gun lawmakers flip their views all the time — just look at

Excuses, Excuses

“He told me he’s pro-gun, but said he wasn’t going to sign a survey…” This was what one MOFC member told us a few days ago via a Facebook message, after he met with one of two candidates seeking the GOP nomination in his legislative district and asked him to sign his Gun Rights Candidate Questionnaire. You may be hearing something similar. As a reminder, in our previous update we

Gun Rights Questionnaires Are in the Mail!

As a member of the Missouri Firearms Coalition, I wanted you to be the first to know that the 2018 MOFC candidate surveys are in the mail! If you don’t know what I’m talking about, our survey program is where we get to ask the candidates the tough questions about where they stand on the Second Amendment. Of course, as a membership driven organization, these questions are the culmination of