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Action Alert: Ask Governor Dayton to Veto Bill Legalizing Silencers

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 18:31
Dear [[First_Name]], Over the weekend a conference committee at the Capitol approved a final version of the omnibus Public Safety Finance and Policy Bill. Included in the bill is a provision legalizing the use of silencers in Minnesota. Protect Minnesota strongly opposes such a measure. Please

It's Good to Know Who Your Friends Are

Mon, 05/04/2015 - 12:22
Dear [[First_Name]], Last week the Minnesota House of Representatives passed an omnibus public safety finance and policy bill, remarkably without any measures to increase safety for the public related to gun violence. The bill, which includes over $2 billion in spending, passed on a vote of 115-

'You Deserve to Die'

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:47
Dear [[First_Name]], I received an email this morning from a "Mary" who was offended that I had started a petition opposing the lowering of standards for recognizing pistol permits from other states, and opposing the legalization of silencers. Here is what she said: "Go f*** yourself you blo

Major Gun Vote Thursday! Act Now!

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 14:32
Dear [[First_Name]], Having failed with shady tactics last week, the gun lobby now plans to introduce an amendment on the floor of the Minnesota Senate tomorrow, Thursday, April 23, to ram silencers down our throats AND weaken our pistol permit law at the same time! Please take two actions now:

Protect MN Strongly Opposes the Nullify-All-Gun-Laws Amendment

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 16:56
For Immediate Release Contact: Heather Martens, Executive Director (612) 205-7142 March 2, 2015 *PROTECT MINNESOTA STRONGLY OPPOSES CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO NULLIFY ALL GUN LAWS* Proposal would jeopardize public safety SAINT PAUL -- HF 1289, a proposed constitutional amendment introduce

Stop the Repeal of MN Gun Checks - Join Us Feb. 23

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:55
Dear [[First_Name]], The gun extremists have pulled out all the stops. They've introduced a bill to *repeal all permitting and background check requirements to buy and carry firearms.* The gun extremists tried to repeal our life-saving Minnesota law before, and we stopped them -- but we couldn't

Say No to Secret Guns at the Capitol: Join Us Feb. 23

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 13:16
Dear [[First_Name]], The first dangerous bill has been introduced: H.F. 372, a bill to allow people to carry loaded guns at the Capitol without having to notify public safety officials. Apparently the safety of school groups and families touring the Capitol isn't a high priority for gun extremi