Congratulations David Kimes!

CRPA would like to congratulate board member, David Kimes, on his admission into the USA Shooting’s International Shooting Hall of Fame! David began shooting at age twelve with his father. From there, he progressed to the rifle team at the University of California, Berkeley, and was two-time All-American. After graduating, David was drafted into the … Continued

Help Stop AB 424

Your Local Superintendent Says You Can Carry, But Sacramento Thinks They Know Better… AB 424, which will strip your local school superintendent or those with equivalent authority of their right to give written authority for an individual to possess a firearm within a school zone, is the California State Senate floor and available for vote. It … Continued

AB 521 Delayed, But The Fight For Affordable Hunting is Far From Over

Hertzberg pushes to Delay Affordable Hunting Today, July 11, 2017, the California Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water failed to pass AB 521. The bill was intended to reduce the cost of elk hunting and increase youth participation in this highly coveted part of our state’s hunting tradition. However, Senator Hertzberg, the Democratic Chairmen … Continued

We need YOU to help protect Affordable Hunting

ACT NOW Tomorrow, the CA Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water will vote on AB 521, a bill that aims to reduce the cost of elk hunting and increase youth participation in our state’s hunting tradition. However, Senator Hertzberg, the Democratic Chairmen for the committee, has attempted to poison this bill. Senator Hertzberg wants … Continued

Affordable Hunting Under Fire, Help Us Protect It

Currently, the CRPA has a bill in the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water that aims to reduce the cost of Elk hunting, and increase youth participation in this crucial part of our state’s hunting tradition. As it is written now, AB 521 will reduce the cost for an Elk tag from $445, to $100 … Continued

Happy 4th of July from CRPA

Independence Day is arguably the most important day in American History. On July 4, 1776, this great nation declared its independence from Britain; ever since then, the United States has been a shining beacon of freedom to the world. Today we celebrate the hard-won rights and liberties that make this nation great, and honor those … Continued

Major Win: Federal Judge Strikes Down Magazine Ban

Proposition 63 Suffers First Defeat in Court: Federal Judge Grants CRPA’s Request in NRA Supported Case to Stay Enforcement of California’s Magazine Ban Yesterday, attorneys for the California Rifle & Pistol Association, supported by the National Rifle Association, obtained an important injunction in the case of Duncan v. Becerra, a federal lawsuit challenging California’s restrictions … Continued

CA Legislature Favors Criminals Over Law Abiding Gun Owners

Today, Assembly Appropriations passed SB 620 out of committee for a vote by the full chamber. SB 620 (Bradford) aims to reduce the punishment for criminals who use firearms while committing a crime. If passed, SB 620 will allow a court to dismiss the additional prison time currently mandated for gun crimes. This is an … Continued

Another CRPA/NRA Win: Politicians’ Proposed “Assault Weapon” Regulations Rejected

On Monday, June 26, the Office of Administrative Law formally rejected DOJ’s proposed regulations for the registration of newly classified “assault weapons,” which go far and above what is necessary by creating over 40 new definitions and improperly re-classifying certain firearms as “assault weapons.” If approved, California gun owners would have been subject to burdensome and excessive requirements in … Continued