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Boquist Gun Confiscation Bill Passes

07.06.17 Today the Oregon House approved one of the most dangerous, hateful and mean spirited pieces of legislation ever introduced. SB 719 A, the product of Republican Senator Brian Boquist’s collusion with the most militant anti-gunners in the legislature, will now allow the police to come to your home and confiscate your firearms and “deadly […]

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Last Chance To Stop The Insanity

07.05.17 Senate Bill 719, Brian Boquist’s gun confiscation bill, is scheduled for a vote on the House floor tomorrow. This is an incredibly dangerous bill that serves no purpose except to attack the gun owners that Oregon’s Democrats and Republican Senator Brian Boquist hate so much. While providing no help for a troubled person and […]

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DON’T START CELEBRATING

07.03.17 Senate Bill 719, Brian Boquist’s gun confiscation bill, has been passed out of the House Rules Committee with NO public hearing and virtually NO notice. We expect this bill to be on the House floor on Wedesday. This mean spirited and vindictive bill is designed to punish gun owners, pit family members against each other […]

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State Police Confirm Blocking Transfers

  07.03.17 The Oregon State Police have confirmed that they are “delaying” all sales of “Shockwave” and “Tac-14” shotguns  firearms. It appears this new policy started on Friday. They said they are awaiting a decision from the Department of Justice on whether these firearms are “legal” under Oregon law. ATF has already determined that these […]

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Watch Their Hands

06.22.17 You know in any confrontation, the most important thing to do is watch your opponent’s hands. Their words can’t hurt you, their actions can. Although the Democrats in the Oregon Legislature announced that the close of the session was “imminent” at the end of May, there is no sign that they will be going home […]

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The Most Dangerous Time

5.31.17 The Oregon Legislature has announced that “sine die” is “imminent.” “Sine Die” means the last day of the legislative session. (Literally “without a date.”) While this does not mean we actually have an announced day for closing the circus down, it does mean the rules change.  Once this announcement has been made, the notice […]

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Late Session Omnibus Anti-Gun Bill Introduced

05.22.17 The legislature’s three leading gun grabbers have introduced yet another omnibus anti-gun bill. This one, SB 1065 includes language from several previous anti-gun bills that died due to a procedural error made by Floyd Prozanski, a sponsor of this bill. The bill is a 26 page monstrosity, but here are the lowlights. Among many […]

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They Never Give Up

05.16.17 They’re back. After the failure of their last bill that sought to force gun dealers into the mental health business, House Rep (and gubernatorial hopeful) Knute Buehler and anti-gun extremist Senator Elizabeth Hayward are back with a watered down version. HB 3460, introduced today, would require the Oregon Health Authority to create “a firearm safety […]

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Boquist/Burdick Gun Confiscation Bill Sent To Rules Committee.

05.09.17 Senate Bill 719, Brian Boquist’s gun confiscation bill has been assigned by Speaker Tina Kotek to the House Rules Committee. Under normal circumstances this bill would have gone to the House Judiciary Committee, but Kotek, fearing that the Chair of that committee, Democrat Jeff Barker, was not sufficiently anti-gun to guarantee the bill’s passage […]

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Mike Strickland Sentenced

05.03.17 Today Mike Strickland was sentenced for the crime of defending himself against a mob of Portland’s state protected thugs. If you are not familiar with the story, you can catch up here. Mike was sentenced to 40 days in jail, community service, probation and fines. He has had his right to work as a […]

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Gun Confiscation Bill Passes Senate. Battle Moves to the House.

05.01.17 On the  communist holiday of “May Day” the Oregon Senate passed, on an almost party line vote, the Boquist/Burdick gun grab, SB 719A. Senator Betsy Johnson was the only Democrat voting “no.”  Boquist was the only Republican voting “yes.” The Democrats immediately issued a press release calling the vote “non-partisan.”  Senator Boquist’s floor speech revealed a very […]

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BOQUIST/BURDICK GUN GRAB SCHEDULED FOR VOTE

4.26.17 Senate Bill 719A  is currently scheduled for a vote in the Oregon Senate on May 1st. You will recall that this bill started life as a bill requiring the State Court Administrator to study methods to improve efficiency. Under the skillful hands of Senator Floyd Prozanski it became a bill to deprive people of their […]

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One Bad Bill Dead, One Really Bad Bill Moving.

04.18.17 Today in the legislature one anti-gun bill died and one was advanced out of committee. House Bill 2526, a bill sponsored by anti-gun Democrat Senator Elizabeth Hayward and Republican Knute Buehler, was declared deceased in the House Judiciary Committee. This bill would have required the Department of Justice to create material on suicides and […]

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TIME IS RUNNING OUT.

04.17.17 Today the Senate Judiciary Committee heard three anti-gun bills and the House Judiciary Committee heard one. For info on the three Senate bill please see this alert. The anti-gun groups packed the room largely with people they had shipped in from out of state. As the result of a procedural error it appears that […]

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UPDATE ON ANTI-GUN BILL HEARING

04.15.17  Since yesterday’s alert concerning the anti-gun bills being heard in the Senate on Monday, new amendments have been proposed to two of the bills. The “dash 4” amendment has been proposed for SB 764. You will recall this was the one paragraph “place holder” bill that Prozanski wants to amend to virtually eliminate the […]

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