Second Amendment http://wrvo.org en Tenney says gun rights support will help her in primary race against Hanna http://wrvo.org/post/tenney-says-gun-rights-support-will-help-her-primary-race-against-hanna <p></p><p><em>The race for central New York's 22nd Congressional District, which spans from Binghamton to Utica, is heating up. Incumbent Rep. Richard Hanna and Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney are competing head-to-head for the Republican Party's nod in June's primary election. WRVO's Gino Geruntino recently spoke with Tenney to learn about why she's decided to challenge Hanna.</em></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 10:06:34 +0000 Gino Geruntino 55981 at http://wrvo.org April 15 marks assault weapons registration deadline http://wrvo.org/post/april-15-marks-assault-weapons-registration-deadline <p></p><p><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_302257651" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">April 15</span></span>, besides being tax day, is the first day that owners of semi-automatic weapons will be required to register their guns with the state police.&nbsp;</p><p>The head of the New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, a gun owners and pro-Second Amendment rights group, says his members don’t like the new requirement that they register any assault weapons they own under the state’s gun control laws. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:31:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 54266 at http://wrvo.org April 15 marks assault weapons registration deadline Onondaga County takes measures to shorten wait for pistol permits http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-county-takes-measures-shorten-wait-pistol-permits <p>The Onondaga County Sheriff's Department has received the go-ahead to do whatever necessary to ease the pistol permit backlog that's mushroomed in central New York, because of the dramatic increase of the number of permit applications coming into the Syracuse office. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 13:53:26 +0000 Ellen Abbott 34400 at http://wrvo.org