Thank you for tuning in to Pennsylvania Reloaded, a brand-new podcast designed to grow the Pennsylvania Second Amendment community and activate patriots to stand for our most sacred right, the right to keep and bear arms.
Constitutional Carry Stalls on House Floor
House Republican Leadership stalls Constitutional Carry (HB 659) on the House floor and attempts to throw the bill’s prime sponsor, Representative Aaron Bernstine (R-10), under the bus for being an outspoken champion for this important bill. Listen as what transpired in the Capitol is explained. Also, a quick update on where we stand with SB 624, Senator Doug Mastrano’s Right to Bear Arms Protection Act.
Vote on HB 979: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/CFDOCS/Legis/RC/Public/rc_view_action2.cfm?sess_yr=2021andsess_ind=0andrc_body=Handrc_nbr=294 (https://www.legis.state.pa.us/CFDOCS/Legis/RC/Public/rc_view_action2.cfm?sess_yr=2021andsess_ind=0andrc_body=Handrc_nbr=294)
Take Action on Constitutional Carry: https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/07092021/ (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/07092021/)
Legislative Update on Constitutional Carry, Strengthening Preemption, and the Right to Bear Arms Protection Act
Dr. Val gives us an insider view of the House Judiciary Committee meeting on May 25th where HB 659 (Constitutional Carry) and HB 979 (Strengthening Preemption) bills were reported without amendment on a 14-11 vote. Anti-gun Republican Todd Stephens voted with the Democrats.
Take Action on Constitutional Carry: https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/05262021/ (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/05262021/)
Take Action on Right to Bear Arms Protection Act (check to see if your Senator’s name is on the list at the top of the alert before sending): https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/?p=969andpreview=true (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/06012021/)
Dr. Val gives the highlights on the recent Pennsylvania primary elections along with some important information about why GOA endorses in primaries.
Senator Mastriano Press Conference on SB 624 and GOA Sues Philly over Illegal “Ghost Gun” Ban
In this episode, Dr. Val discusses the recent press conference on the Capitol Steps with Senator Doug Mastriano and GOA’s lawsuit against the City of Philadelphia over their homemade firearms and 3-D printed gun bans.
Senator Mastriano Press Conference on SB 624: https://senatormastriano.com/2021/05/12/news-conference-right-to-bear-arms-act-sb-624/ (https://senatormastriano.com/2021/05/12/news-conference-right-to-bear-arms-act-sb-624/)
If you live in Senator Jake Corman’s district, send him a message to move SB 624: https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/?p=920andpreview=true (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/05182021/)
GOA Press Release on Philly “Ghost Gun” Lawsuit: https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/goa-gof-sue-philadelphia-for-illegal-ghost-gun-ban/ (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/goa-gof-sue-philadelphia-for-illegal-ghost-gun-ban/)
“On Target,” a new series on gun legislation produced by Representative Matt Dowling and the House 2A Caucus: http://www.repdowling.com/2Acaucus (http://www.repdowling.com/2Acaucus)
Right to Bear Arms Protection Act filed in PA Senate (SB 624)
Senator Doug Mastriano’s bill to make the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania a Second Amendment Sanctuary was filed on Monday, May 3rd. The bill number is SB 624. Listen as Dr. Val explains the main features of the bill to block enforcement of any new federal gun control laws.
Right to Bear Arms Protection Act: Send a message to your state senator: https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/05032021/ (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/05032021/)
Indiana County Second Amendment Rally (Saturday, May 8th): https://www.facebook.com/events/1351983475164463 (https://www.facebook.com/events/1351983475164463)
PCN Call-In. Val Finnell faces off with Adam Garber of CeaseFire. Call in so that gun owners have a strong showing: https://pcntv.com/callin/ (https://pcntv.com/callin/)
Libertarian Mises Caucus (Pittsburgh): https://www.facebook.com/events/263768098549605/ (https://www.facebook.com/events/263768098549605/)
Constitutional Carry Filed in PA Senate
Senator Cris Dush (R-25) has filed SB 565, the GOA-endorsed Constitutional Carry bill in the PA Senate. Listen as Dr. Val explains where we are with this bill and the challenges it faces to get it through committee and passed.
Take Action: Send a pre-written letter to your state senator to co-sponsor, report, and pass SB 565, “Constitutional Carry” : https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/04192021/ (https://pennsylvania.gunowners.org/04192021/)
Absolutely outstanding Dr. Finnell !
I’m a concerned firearms owner in Pennsylvania and these podcasts from Dr. Val Finnell are an invaluable resource to not only keep informed, but also motivate us to get involved in protecting our gun rights.
Good job Val, this is needed!
Scott from the Union County SASO
Off to a Good Start
Thanks for helping keep us informed.