Will gun control sink Connecticut’s Democratic governor?

Noah Rothman Hot Air 8/28/2014

Statewide elections, gubernatorial elections especially, turn on a number of issues; the local economy, transportation matters, sales and property taxes, scandals and controversies, and sometimes social issues. More often than not, a combination of these contentious matters leads to an incumbent party losing or retaining a governor’s mansion. In Connecticut, […]

Gun Rally Brings Thousands of Supporters to State Capitol

CBS Local News Connecticut 4/5/2014

HARTFORD (CBS Connecticut) _ An estimated crowd of more than 3,000 gun rights supporters rallied outside the State Capitol Saturday in opposition to gun control measures passed a year ago in response to the Sandy Hook School Tragedy.

Among those attending the rally was Bill Stevens, a Newtown father who says […]

Conn. police refuse to enforce new gun laws

Anthony Martin Conservative Examiner 3/8/2014

A showdown is developing between a sizable number of Connecticut state police officers and the politicians who passed into law highly restrictive gun control, gun bans, and bans on high capacity magazines.

Gun rights legal expert and activist David Hardy reported Friday that 250 law enforcement officers in Connecticut have signed an open letter stating […]

CT Gun Group Says ‘Bring It On’ As Fears Grow Of Confiscation, Arrests

Mass Tea Party YouTube 3/6/2014

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Related:  We believe Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. Paul Vance needs to spend more time with his family. In America the police are not your “masters.”

Conn. officer says woman sounds ‘anti-American’ for questioning gun control law  (video)

Later, after Ashley said Lt. Vance works for the people of […]

Bypassing Congress™, DOJ to Announce Expansion to Gun Background Checks

Awr Hawkins Breitbart.com Big Government 2 Mar 2014

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is preparing to announce an expansion of background checks based on executive orders president Obama issued in January 2013.

According to The Hill, the expansion consists of “three changes to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).”

Two of the changes “will […]

Bad News for Gun Rights Advocates in Connecticut

Associated Press via The Blaze 1/30/2014

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge upheld Connecticut’s gun control law on Thursday, saying the sweeping measure is constitutional even as he acknowledged the Second Amendment rights of gun owners who sued to block it.

The law, which Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed last […]