DAILY ALERT FOR Thursday, February 12, 2015 LEGAL & LEGISLATION New Hampshire: Right to Carry Reform Legislation Passes State Senate, Heads to House of Representatives Today, the New Hampshire Senate passed NRA-backed Right to Carry reform legislation by a 14-9 vote. Sponsored by Senator Jeb Bradley (R-3), this important piece of legislation would expand your Second Amendment rights in the Granite State by: NEWS LEGAL & LEGISLATION NRA Backs Constitutional Concealed Carry Bill in U.S. Senate On behalf of its five-million members, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) announced its support for The Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2015, which was introduced today by U.S. Senator John Cornyn (TX). The legislation would respect the rights of individuals who possess concealed carry permits from their home state or who are not prohibited from carrying concealed in their home state to exercise those rights in any other state that does not prohibit concealed carry. LEGAL & LEGISLATION Kentucky: Pro-Gun Bills Pass through Committees This week, House Bill 91 and Senate Bill 67 both passed through their respective committees favorably with committee substitutes. LEGAL & LEGISLATION West Virginia: Pro-Gun Legislation Expected to be Heard in Senate Committee Next Week Next week, pro-gun bills Senate Bill 275 and Senate Bill 347 are expected to receive hearings in the Senate Judiciary Committee. If you donate do so to the local shelters and Rescues ONLY. HUMANE WATCH Only 1% of HSUS's budget goes to local pet shelters, where does the other 99% go? As we've previously reported, only about 1% of the budget of the deceptively named Humane Society of the United States goes to local pet shelters, and the organization doesn’t operate any shelters of its own. Not that you’d learn these facts from HSUS’s ads, which are full of dogs and cats. An examination of HSUS’s 2013 tax return (the most recent available) reveals that although the extreme animal-liberation group took in more than $130 million in revenues, very little went to local pet shelters. How much went to help pet shelters in your state? Take a look at the map below (PDF). The answer may shock you. LEGAL & LEGISLATION Kansas: Permitless Carry Legislation to be Heard in Senate Committee Tomorrow Tomorrow morning, at 10:30 A.M., the Kansas Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on Senate Bill 45, NRA-backed permitless carry legislation.