nra http://kbia.org en Nieves, Nasheed Say NRA Misrepresents Language In Nullification Bill http://kbia.org/post/nieves-nasheed-say-nra-misrepresents-language-nullification-bill The National Rifle Association is taking some heat from two Missouri state senators over legislation to nullify federal gun control laws within the state.<p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.nraila.org/legislation/state-legislation/2014/2/missouri-de-facto-gun-owner-registry-legislation-moving-in-missouri-senate-call-your-senators-now.aspx">The NRA is publicly opposing</a> <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/14info/bts_web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&BillID=27723646">Senate Bill 613</a>, the Second Amendment Preservation Act, because of new language to require a 72-hour period for Fri, 14 Feb 2014 14:55:58 +0000 Marshall Griffin 48168 at http://kbia.org Nieves, Nasheed Say NRA Misrepresents Language In Nullification Bill Nixon signs gun-safety course for first-graders http://kbia.org/post/nixon-signs-gun-safety-course-first-graders <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed legislation allowing a gun safety course sponsored by the National Rifle Association to be taught to first-graders. Fri, 12 Jul 2013 22:32:21 +0000 Associated Press 36987 at http://kbia.org Nixon signs gun-safety course for first-graders Is Missouri on board with Obama's new gun proposals? http://kbia.org/post/missouri-board-obamas-new-gun-proposals <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gun control is going to be at the top of President Obama’s agenda this year, and Missouri’s US Senators are divided on what to do about it.</span></p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 19:00:20 +0000 Scott Pham 27429 at http://kbia.org Is Missouri on board with Obama's new gun proposals? Mo. lawmakers want to ban gun bans http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-want-ban-gun-bans <p><span style="font-size: 8.5pt;">President Barack Obama's call for greater gun restrictions is being met with opposition in the Missouri Legislature.</span></p><p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 00:06:15 +0000 Associated Press 27400 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmakers want to ban gun bans McCaskill urges NRA to help stop future mass shootings http://kbia.org/post/mccaskill-urges-nra-help-stop-future-mass-shootings <p>U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is circulating an online petition urging the National Rifle Association to "make their voice a part of the solution" to prevent future mass killings like the one last week in Newtown, Connecticut. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 23:15:22 +0000 Associated Press 26241 at http://kbia.org McCaskill urges NRA to help stop future mass shootings NRA endorsing Attorney General Chris Koster http://kbia.org/post/nra-endorsing-attorney-general-chris-koster <p>Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster is touting an endorsement from the National Rifle Association.</p><p> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 21:50:14 +0000 Associated Press 22092 at http://kbia.org NRA endorsing Attorney General Chris Koster After Colorado shooting, Missouri lawmaker wants to restart conversation on gun laws http://kbia.org/post/after-colorado-shooting-missouri-lawmaker-wants-restart-conversation-gun-laws <p>After the shooting in Aurora, Colorado early this morning that left at least 12 people dead, one lawmaker in Missouri is calling for stricter gun laws.</p><p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 21:58:23 +0000 Jacob Fenston 17948 at http://kbia.org After Colorado shooting, Missouri lawmaker wants to restart conversation on gun laws