National Rifle Association

7:18 am
Tue March 5, 2013

TFA: TN GOP ‘Will Pay’ for Passing Restricted Guns-in-Trunks Law

The Tennessee Firearms Association is again looking for a fight. The organization is unhappy with Republicans who passed a more restrictive guns-in-trunks bill than the TFA would have liked.

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2012 Tennessee General Assembly
9:03 am
Tue April 24, 2012

Tennessee House GOP Rejects Gun Proposal

A member of the Tennessee House Republican caucus says his colleagues have rejected a floor vote on a contentious proposal to guarantee workers the right to store firearms in vehicles parked on company lots regardless of employers' wishes.  The lawmaker spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity Monday because members agreed to keep the caucus’ internal deliberations secret.  According to the legislator, the secret ballot was overwhelmingly against a vote on the gun bill.  The bill is backed by the National Rifle Association but opposed by business groups on property rights