As the 2017 session comes to a close here in Jeff City, it’s important that gun owners take stock of what went right and what went wrong this session in the fight for the Second Amendment. Of course, 2016 was a fantastic year as we enacted not only Constitutional Carry legislation, but also Stand-Your-Ground law! This year, things moved at a slower pace. House Bill 630, our bill to end
Happy Independence Day from the board of directors of the Missouri Firearms Coalition! On this day, 241 years ago, our nation adopted its Declaration of Independence, telling England that we would be a sovereign nation forever more. During the run-up to the 4th of July, private individuals and loose affiliations of people began to purchase and store weapons fearing all-out war with England. Hearing that everyday men and women were
‘There is no way you’ll ever pass Constitutional Carry in Missouri in one year — Bloomberg will block you, the minority party will filibuster you, and the media will annihilate you. It can’t be done.’ That’s what one Capitol insider in Jefferson City told us back in January, when we began our fight to make Missouri the next Constitutional Carry state! And let me tell you, he wasn’t far off.