Disgraceful gun bill endangers veterans: Army vet

by Lindsey Donovan, USA Today, March 29, 2017 [All 3 Chester County congressmen--Reps. Costello (R-6), Meehan (R-7) and Smucker (R-16)--voted for the bill, which passed the US House on March 16 and went to the Senate. See Tom Buglio's comment on HR 1181 here.]. This isn't about the Second Amendment. It's about protecting those who … Continue reading Disgraceful gun bill endangers veterans: Army vet

Federal Legislation: Call and ask your Congressional Rep to OPPOSE HR 1181.

What: HR 1181 -- would undo the Veterans Administration Process that leads to some military veterans being put on the prohibited gun purchaser list. The bill would also remove more than 170,000 names from the existing list. Why: Every day, 22 U.S. Veterans commit suicide; double the rate for the civilian population. The majority of … Continue reading Federal Legislation: Call and ask your Congressional Rep to OPPOSE HR 1181.