The Assembly will soon take up a legislative package pushed by the state’s powerful Senate President in an effort to beat Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom’s ballot initiative to a gun control knockout blow.
The Democrat-controlled state Senate Appropriations Committee on Monday gave a rubber stamp to a sheaf of measures that would change the landscape of gun laws in California.
Taking advantage of the resignation of an Assembly lawmaker, Democrats moved in this week and gutted five of his bills, replacing language directed towards environmental issues with that taking on guns.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is backing a sweeping ballot measure to regulate guns, while Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León is pushing his own list of bills through the Legislature.
Democrats on the Senate Public Safety Committee were able to push through six gun-control bills in what opponents are calling “GunMegeddon.”
A simple tool designed by sailors and a staple of handcraft artists in Florida has been decriminalized for the first time since 1868 with the support of Second Amendment advocates.
Citing a recent terror attack in the state, an Assembly Democrat is seeking to change how California classifies unfinished firearm frames or receivers.
Love your AK carbine but secretly wishing for AR conveniences? The company showcased a line of modular components to outfit the tactical AK at last week’s SHOT.
Legislation introduced with the backing of the state attorney general would require semi-auto rifles to have their magazines permanently affixed in CA.
As part of a long-promised toughening of rules on guns, the Obama administration is lifting the requirement for Chief Law Enforcement Officer certifications.