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Lobby Day and WV 3-22 Carry!


Lobby Day 2015!

Charleston, WV - Thursday, January 15th, 2015 - The West Virginia Legislature began yesterday, and that means that Lobby Day is quickly approaching. West Virginia Citizens Defense League's Lobby Day is the biggest day of the year for gun rights in West Virginia. We fill the galleries. We fill the halls. This is the day YOU can show your legislators that you and the rest of the WVCDL membership is active. This year has been historic for West Virginia politics and with several anti-gun legislators retired and others out of positions of power, the stage is set for significant progress in reclaiming gun rights in West Virginia. This will be the Lobby Day you'll tell your grandchildren about. Join us in your black WVCDL shirt as we overflow the galleries and make history. Meet us under the Rotunda at 8:00am on February 16th.

WVCDL is pleased to announce this years top Legislative priority as WV 3-22 Carry. Why WV 3-22? Because, WVCDL's WV 3-22 Carry bill captures the spirit and letter of the West Virginia's Constitutional right to bear arms clause, which reads:

"3-22. Right to keep and bear arms. A person has the right to keep and bear arms for the defense of self, family, home and state, and for lawful hunting and recreational use."

Click here to learn more about WV 3-22 Carry and read the full text of the bill.

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About Us

The West Virginia Citizens Defense League (WVCDL), West Virginia's largest pro-gun lobbying group, is a non-partisan, non-profit, all-volunteer, grassroots organization of concerned West Virginians who support our individual right to keep and bear arms for defense of self, family, home and state, and for lawful hunting and recreational use, as guaranteed by Article III, §22 of the West Virginia Constitution and the Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States.

WVCDL is proud of it's accomplishments and remains the largest West Virginia-based gun rights organization.

The WVCDL seeks to promote legislation in the West Virginia Legislature to eliminate unfair restrictions on law-abiding citizens' right to keep and bear arms and promote public awareness of the lawful use of firearms in self-defense.

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