For Immediate Release: February 12, 2014
Contact: Matt Mowers, (603) 225-9341
NHGOP STATEMENT ON DEFEAT OF HB 1589
Concord – New Hampshire Republican State Committee Chairman Jennifer Horn released the following statement today on the defeat of HB 1589, a bill that would have infringed on Second Amendment rights by creating onerous new gun regulations.
“The defeat of HB 1589 is a victory in the fight to protect our Constitutional rights and serves as a reminder that we live in strongly pro-Second Amendment state. This flawed bill would have created onerous new gun regulations that would have infringed on the rights of law abiding gun owners. We are proud that a bipartisan group of lawmakers came together to reject this legislation and reaffirm the right the right to bear arms in New Hampshire.”