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BREAKING ALERT NEXT VOTE ON ILLINOIS SEMI AUTO BAN WILL TAKE PLACE SUNDAY, JANUARY 6
Illinois State Rifle Association ^ | January 5, 2013 | steelers6

Posted on 01/04/2013 11:07:39 PM PST by Steelers6

LATE BREAKING ALERT – NEXT VOTE ON SEMI AUTO BAN WILL TAKE PLACE SUNDAY YOUR IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED

After getting nowhere in the Senate, the gun controllers have taken their campaign to destroy your rights to the Illinois House. Earlier today, Amendment #1 to SB2899 was introduced in the Illinois House of Representatives. Sponsored by rabidly anti-gun Rep. Eddie Acevedo, the amendment would do two things to you:

1. It would pick your pocket to pay for the confiscation and destruction of your own guns.

2. It would ban more than 50% of the rifles and more than 80% of handguns owned by Illinois citizens.

THIS BILL WILL BE VOTED ON BY THE HOUSE JUDICIARY 1 COMMITTEE ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON – YOU MUST ACT NOW!

To help save your guns, please contact the following Representatives and politely tell them that you are a law-abiding firearm owner and that you do not support SB2899 and that you expect them to vote the amendment down.

1. Rep. Elaine Nekritz,. (217) 558-1004 and (847) 257-0450

2. Rep. John Bradley, (217) 782-1051 and (618) 997-9697

3. Rep. Jill Tracy, (217) 782-8096 and (217) 223-0833

4. Rep. Michael Connelly, (217) 782-8028 and (630) 579-4848

5. Rep. Dwight Kay, (217) 782-8018 and (618) 307-9200

6. Rep. Lou Lang, (217) 782-1252 and (847) 673-1131

7. Rep. Sid Mathias, (217) 782-1664 and (847) 222-0061

8. Rep. André M. Thapedi, (217) 782-1702 and (773) 873-4444

9. Rep. Arthur Turner, (217) 782-8116 and (773) 277-4700

10. Rep. Ann Williams, (217) 782-2458 and (773) 880-9082

11. Rep. Michael Zalewski, (217) 782-5280 and (708) 442-6500

REMEMBER – THE AMENDMENT TO SB2899 WILL BE VOTED ON IN COMMITTEE SUNDAY AFTERNOON – START CALLING THESE REPRESENTATIVES BEGINNING SATURDAY AND CONTINUE CALLING THRU SUNDAY

Please make a donation on-line here , or over the phone at 815-635-3198. If you would like to mail or fax a donation, we have a printable form here .

If you're not an ISRA member, now is the time. You can join on-line , or over the phone at 815-635-3198. You can download a printable application form here .


TOPICS: Activism/Chapters; Breaking News; Constitution/Conservatism; Editorial; US: Illinois
KEYWORDS: assembly; awb; banglist; gunban; il2013; illinois; sunday
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Sneaky Lame duck tricks, just like the fiscal cliff nonsense. Have votes and most likely noone to take calls. Gun rights people will probably have to show up at the Capitol to be heard. Staffs normally not in on Sunday but we'll see.
1 posted on 01/04/2013 11:08:00 PM PST by Steelers6
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To: Steelers6

If this somehow passes when will the 1st “Shot heard across the country take place??”


2 posted on 01/04/2013 11:36:33 PM PST by eak3
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To: eak3

It will likely be the first shot to limit gun rights and the first lawsuit will be filed when the act is enforced.


3 posted on 01/05/2013 12:24:05 AM PST by Liaison
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To: Steelers6

Remember to tell them to vote NO on homosexual marriage, too.

These are the Usual Suspects.


4 posted on 01/05/2013 3:25:39 AM PST by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: Steelers6

Ping for reference


5 posted on 01/05/2013 5:27:59 AM PST by Springfield Reformer (Winston Churchill: No Peace Till Victory!)
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To: Steelers6

Why do see visions of the books “Unintended Consequences” or “Term Limits” becoming more and more likely?


6 posted on 01/05/2013 5:44:42 AM PST by voicereason (The RNC is the "One-night stand" you wish you could forget.)
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Damn...poor grammar first thing in the morning doesn’t set a good pace for the rest of the day.


7 posted on 01/05/2013 5:46:29 AM PST by voicereason (The RNC is the "One-night stand" you wish you could forget.)
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For reference.


8 posted on 01/05/2013 5:48:35 AM PST by traderrob6
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To: Steelers6

God that state is pathetic.


9 posted on 01/05/2013 5:51:20 AM PST by Wildbill22 (They have us surrounded again, the poor bastards- Gen Creighton Williams Abrams)
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To: eak3

If this somehow passes when will the 1st “Shot heard across the country take place??”

Illinois is not a state to lay down their guns.


10 posted on 01/05/2013 6:26:42 AM PST by stars & stripes forever (Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord!)
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But what happened to this story?

Democrats pull plug on gun, ammo bans, January 04, 2013 5:00 am
http://qctimes.com/news/state-and-regional/illinois/democrats-pull-plug-on-gun-ammo-bans/article_32f17fc4-55db-11e2-a7a7-001a4bcf887a.html
11 posted on 01/05/2013 7:12:55 AM PST by Cheerio (Barry Hussein Soetoro-0bama=The Complete Destruction of American Capitalism)
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Read. They pulled it in the Senate but introduced it in the House.


12 posted on 01/05/2013 7:28:17 AM PST by ez (When you're a hammer, everything looks like a nail.)
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So, correct me if I’m wrong, but if passes in the House but not the Senate it can’t be signed into law. Is that correct? If so, then why try and pass it in one house and not the other?


13 posted on 01/05/2013 7:48:28 AM PST by ducttape45 (Can you tell I'm angry?)
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To: Steelers6

14 posted on 01/05/2013 8:04:38 AM PST by E. Pluribus Unum ("More law, less justice." --Cicero)
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To: ducttape45; All

They are pulling out the stops to get this though by hook or crook. They can be stopped if voters put enough fear in those who were reelected.

They are desperate because they have a court order to institute a concealed carry permit system, and they see this as a last ditch to disarm the citizens.

Defeat them here, and they will be disheartened on the national level. This is the time to push hard, when we have lots of cards to play with and numbers and time on our side.

Use your phone now, to prevent Churchillian alternatives later. A phone call or two is easy. Trying to repeal a draconian law is hard.


15 posted on 01/05/2013 8:05:57 AM PST by marktwain
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To: Steelers6

Bump.


16 posted on 01/05/2013 8:14:54 AM PST by EternalVigilance (Real republicans are loyal to the core principles of the republic. www.aprealrepublicans.com)
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To: Steelers6

I think anyone that voted for Obama should not be allowed to to own guns. Guns should be kept out of the hands of those who are mentally incompetent. We have seen where this leads and it must be stopped.


17 posted on 01/05/2013 8:16:07 AM PST by Gabrial (The nightmare will continue as long as the nightmare is in the Whitehouse.)
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To: Steelers6

The limousine elites with their personal entourages of highly armed private contractor security are behind the agenda and push to disarm average law abiding Americans. They want the power and they want your money and pensions too, and they want you to be totally dependent on an unanswered 911 call for your security.


18 posted on 01/05/2013 10:20:07 AM PST by apoliticalone (Honest govt. that operates in the interest of US sovereignty and the people, not global $$$)
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To: Steelers6
Don't these Godless people take the Sabbath off?
19 posted on 01/05/2013 11:00:31 AM PST by Road Warrior 04 (I miss President Bush! (Oathkeeper))
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To: Steelers6
My state rep warned me the other day that the Dem's would try to sneak this one in --- he was right.

Copied and pasted to an email to my entire email list. We'll be burning up the phones and faxes!

20 posted on 01/05/2013 11:12:58 AM PST by usconservative (When The Ballot Box No Longer Counts, The Ammunition Box Does. (What's In Your Ammo Box?))
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