Much of the anti-gunners’ focus will continue to be on so-called “universal” background checks—their code for criminalizing many private firearm transfers and creating the foundation for firearm registries.
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Every January, most state legislators return to their respective capitals to start a new legislative session. For gun owners, this means we have to be ready to make our voices heard in support of our Second Amendment rights.
Last year, we faced unprecedented attacks at every level. But thanks to the hard work and dedication of millions of NRA members, we beat back most of these attacks. Anti-gun legislation was defeated in the United States Senate in April, as well as throughout the year in many state legislatures.
That truth is very important for gun owners to remember. Even in the face of the most strident anti-gun attacks from the media, President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and a host of other radical opponents of liberty, we won far more battles than we lost. In addition, pro-gun bills were passed in 30 states, with many jurisdictions enacting multiple pro-gun measures.