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Willamette Valley Arms Collectors Association
State of Oregon and National Gun News


  The Willamette Valley Arms Collectors Association (W.V.A.C.A.) Gun News section is a compilation of news stories from the NRA-ILA and various gun legislation news sources, listed here for your benefit. The NRA_ILA news links in this section are updated each week on Friday. For the most current daily news posting go to the legislation link listed below in the NRA-ILA National News section.


NRA-ILA: IN THE NATIONAL NEWS

FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018
Parkland Student Emma Gonzalez Says ‘Go Join the Army’ if You Want to Shoot an AR-15

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
New Secret Government Watch List Targets Uncooperative Travelers

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
New York: Bill to ban high school rifle teams just makes NRA’s case

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Virginia: Congressional candidates say NRA a "terrorist organization" and that it should be disbanded

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Colorado: Boulder City Council passes semi-auto ban

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Illinois considers changing gun transfer rules

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Minnesota: Eden Prairie leader presses gun shops to voluntarily restrict sales

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Communities need more programs that teach firearm safety

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Kent State graduate celebrates by strolling campus with her AR-10

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Illinois House approves plan to replace armed officers in schools with mental health professionals

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
'F*** the NRA' Candidate Endorsed by Moms Demand Action Doesn't Know a Thing About Guns, But Does Know What It's Like to Drive Drunk

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
The NRA vs. Authoritarianism

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
Trump administration releases plan to shift gun export approvals

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
Debbie Wasserman Schultz: The NRA Is ‘Just Shy Of A Terrorist Organization’

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
State lawmakers trying to license Illinois gun stores again after Gov. Rauner vetoed last attempt

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
Ohio Governor John Kasich enlists Parkland parent to push gun control

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
UK Press Targets Crossbows

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
NRA Sues New York for Punishing Financial Institutions Doing Business With Group

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Trump administration moves to shift small arms gun export approval from State Department to Commerce

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Civilians with Guns Intervening in Active Shooter Incidents -- the 2016 and 2017 Data

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
NRA targets Austin-based Yeti Coolers with stickers, urges members to cover up logo

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
2 New Court Decisions Are Quietly Eliminating Californians’ Second Amendment Rights

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Colorado: Boulder's preparing to pass a new gun law. But can it be enforced?

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Florida: NRA must publicly name plaintiffs fighting anti-gun law, despite high risk of 'harassment,' judge rules

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
School district shuts down information after Stoneman Douglas shooting

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
No gun troubles yet, say Arkansas colleges

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
Oklahoma governor vetoes permitless carry bill

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
Dick’s walks risky line on guns

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
NRA sues New York governor, alleging 'blacklisting campaign'

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
New Jersey: Quick release of gun data called trailblazing and troubling


Contributor: NRA-ILA

Note: Many news sites archive stories after a short period of time. If the link above is expired please contact the site for information about accessing this story.

For a list of current National News & Issues visit the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action

 


NRA-ILA Legal Update

FEDERAL LEGISLATION UPDATES

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018
Some Police Officials Betray Their Constituents on Right-to-Carry Reciprocity

FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2018
A Pro-Gun Majority in U.S. House Will Preserve American Freedom

FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018
Antigun Politicians Aim for America’s Most Popular Firearms With Expansive Ban

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018
What Is The 'Fix NICS' Bill Congress Keeps Talking About?

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018
Cutting the Data: Strong Interest in Suppressors Continued in 2017

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2018
What the Media Doesn’t Want You to Know: Enactment of National Reciprocity is Closer than Ever!

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017
The Washington Post Exposes Pelosi Lie on National Reciprocity

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017
Military Funding Bill Establishes Mandatory Program to Sell Historic Pistols to the Public

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017
Concealed Carry Reciprocity Passes U.S. House of Representatives!

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017
Burlington Police Chief Puts New York Politicians Before Vermonters

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2017
House Passes Concealed Carry Reciprocity

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2017
FACT CHECK: Rep. Thomas Massie Spreading Misinformation About Comprehensive Self-Defense Legislation Pending in Congress

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2017
State Attorneys General Back National Reciprocity

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2017
House Judiciary Committee Green Lights Reciprocity Bill

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2017
Concealed Carry Reciprocity is on the Move: Your Lawmakers Need to Hear from You NOW!

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017
Muzzleloaders Now Targeted by “Giffords” Gun Prohibition Lobby

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Dianne Feinstein Wants to Ban Commonly Owned Semi-Autos, Again!

Friday, November 3, 2017
Congress Needs to Hear from YOU on National Right to Carry!

Friday, October 27, 2017
Gun Banners Forward Ambitious Anti-Gun Agenda

Friday, October 20, 2017
Anti-Gun Congresswoman Introduces Magazine Ban, Aims Slippery Slope at the Gun on Your Hip

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
Your Help Is Urgently Needed to Ensure Congress Acts on Pro-gun Legislation!

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
Gun Control Lobby Seeks to Thwart SHARE Act with Hysteria, Fear Mongering

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Anti-Gun Politicians: Blocking Out The Facts About Suppressors

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
Reuniting The United States With Reciprocity

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
House Committee Passes SHARE Act by Wide Margin

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
National Reciprocity Bill Nears Goal Line in the House but Needs Your Support to Reach the End Zone

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017
NRA Backed SHARE Act Passes Committee

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
NRA Applauds Reintroduction and Expansion of SHARE Act

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
Shocking News as Governor of Virgin Islands Orders National Guard to Seize Americans’ Firearms

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2017
Americans for Responsible Solutions Claims NFA Isn’t Burdensome



NRA-ILA Legal Update


 

STATE LEGISLATION UPDATES

FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018
Minnesota: Contact Your Legislators in Opposition to Anti-Gun Legislation

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Oregon: NRA Files Comments Against Initiative to Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018
Illinois: Senate Passes Another Bill to Shut Down Your Gun Store Despite Veto of Previous Two

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Iowa: General Assembly Adjourns Sine Die

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
ALERT! We’re Fighting Back – NRA Sues New York Governor Cuomo & New York

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
California: Legislation Requiring Background Checks on Firearms Parts to Be Heard in Appropriations Committee

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Illinois: Committee to Hear Bill Again to Shut Down Your Gun Store

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Rhode Island: Committee Vote On Pair of Gun Control Bills Thursday

TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Illinois: Tell Your Representative Not to Override Veto on Waiting Period Bill

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018
Colorado: Boulder City Council Prepares to Approve Gun Ban Ordinance

FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018
Governor Fallin Vetoes Important Self-Defense Bill

FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018
Louisiana: Urgent Action Needed, Pro-Gun Bill to be Heard Tomorrow

FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018
Oregon: NRA Files Comments Against Firearm Ban Initiative

THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018
Colorado: Legislature Adjourns from Legislative Session

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2018
Iowa: Vote to be Held Tomorrow on Arbitrarily Restricting Hunting Firearms

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2018
Louisiana Set To Consider Pro-Gun Legislation Tomorrow and Next Week

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2018
Oklahoma Action Needed: Constitutional Carry Legislation Awaits Governor Fallin’s Signature

WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2018
Delaware: Magazine Ban Legislation to be Heard Today in House Committee

TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2018
Rhode Island: House Judiciary to Consider Fix To Last Year's Domestic Violence Bill

TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2018
ALERT! Can't Wait for Your YETI Cover Up Stickers?

TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2018
Colorado: Gun Control Legislation Dies in Senate Committee

TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2018
Connecticut: Gun Control Bills Move as Deadline Approaches

MONDAY, MAY 7, 2018
Colorado: Senate Committee Could Soon Consider Gun Control Legislation

MONDAY, MAY 7, 2018
Kansas: Pro-Gun Legislation Dies as Legislature Adjourns

MONDAY, MAY 7, 2018
Oklahoma: Self-Defense Legislation Heads to Governor’s Desk as Legislature Adjourns



OREGON & WASHINGTON NEWS


NRA-ILA Legal Update

OREGON UPDATES

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2018
Oregon: Another Initiative Filed to Restrict Your Right to Self-Defense

TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2018
Oregon: Initiative would create firearm storage rules, make owners liable for harm

TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018
Oregon: Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2018
Oregon: House Committee Passes Bill Expanding Firearm Prohibitions

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017
Oregon: Gov. Brown Announces New Anti-Gun Push for 2018

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17, 2017
Oregon: Governor Signs Anti-Gun Bill into Law

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017
Oregon: Update on Multiple Hunting Bills

THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Hunting Organizations Attempt to Hijack Bill

WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bill Assigned to Committee

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017
Oregon: Bill to Expand Hunting Opportunities Passes Senate Committee

TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017
Oregon: State Amends “No Firearms” Policy for Employees

MONDAY, MAY 1, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bill Passes Senate, Heads to House

MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017
Oregon: Senate Committee to Consider Expanding Hunting Opportunities

FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled in Committee

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5, 2017
Oregon: Bill to Expand Youth Hunting Opportunities Passes Committee

MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017
Oregon: Another Bill Introduced to Infringe on Right to Self-Defense

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2017
Oregon: Gov. Kate Brown backs new gun control measures

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017
Oregon: Gov. Brown & Anti-Gun Legislators Back Bill to Infringe on Your Rights

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2017
Oregon: Legislative Session Convenes Next Week with Anti-Gun Bills Pre-Filed

THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2017
Oregon: State Employees Left Defenseless by New “No Firearms” Policy

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2016
Pastor runs afoul of Oregon firearm transfer law during anti-gun stunt

THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016
Oregon Legislature Adjourns 2016 Session

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2016
Oregon: Anti-Gun Bill Narrowly Passes House Vote

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Oregon: House Judiciary Committee Passed Legislation to Delay Your Second Amendment Rights

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29, 2016
Oregon: Two Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings Next Week

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2016
Anti-Gun Bill Rears its Ugly Head Before Oregon’s 2016 Legislative Session Convenes

 


NRA-ILA Legal Update

WASHINGTON UPDATES

TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018
Washington: Seattle to Consider Legislation to Make Firearms Unavailable for Self-Defense

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018
Washington: Anti-Gun Bill May be Amended

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2018
Washington: Additional Gun-Control Bill Fails Deadline, Others Still Moving

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018
Washington: CPL Permit Confidentiality Bill Introduced

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018
Washington: Trigger Modification Ban Passes Committee

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2018
Washington: Senate Law & Justice Committee to Hear Anti-Gun Bills Next Monday

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2017
Washington: Attorney General Bob Ferguson Renews Gun Ban Push for 2018

FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017
Washington: Recreational Shooting Meeting for Tahuya State Forest

FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017
Washington: Gun Bills on the Move in Olympia

THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017
Washington: WDFW Creates Advisory Committee to Address Target Shooting Concerns in Central Washington

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2017
Washington: Anti-Gun Legislation Could be Heard on the Floor Next Week

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Washington: One Anti-Gun Substitute Dies in Committee, Another is Headed to the House Floor

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017
Washington: Gun Control Proponents Attempting to Amend Gun Ban Bill

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2017
Washington: Numerous Bills Moving Through Washington House Committee

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2017
Washington: Lawmakers and Gov. Inslee push for more statewide gun measures

TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2017
Washington: Due Process Violation Legislation Heard in House Committee

FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017
Washington: House proposal would require semi-automatic owners obtain annual licenses, complete gun safety course

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
Washington: Spokane Valley could become a Second Amendment sanctuary city under councilman’s proposal

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Washington: Anti-Gun AG Promises Firearm and Magazine Ban Legislation Next Year

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2016
Washington: All Anti-Gun Bills Stall in the House Judiciary Committee

TUESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2016
Washington: 2016 Legislative Session Convenes With Misguided Anti-Gun Legislation Introduced

 


 

Willamette Valley Arms Collectors Association

 

2019 Collectors Display and Gun Show
Eugene, OR

 

Saturday - March 16th, 2019 - 9am to 5pm
Sunday - March 17th, 2019 - 9am to 3pm

 

At the
LANE COUNTY EVENT CENTER & FAIRGROUNDS
IN THE PERFORMANCE HALL BUILDING
FREE PARKING

For more information and table reservations
Call John at (541) 954-8460
wvacashow@outlook.com