Springtime Progress Report: Early this year, we learned that Utah was considering a bill to name a Browning pistol its official state firearm. Meanwhile in Washington, Senator Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey was pushing for a bill that would make it more difficult to sell guns to people on the terror watch list. I am excited to report that one of these pieces of legislation finally has been passed into law.
Lautenberg’s bill, meanwhile, has gone nowhere whatsoever. Read the full article here: Introducing the Things of Spring – NYTimes.com.