Rifle & Pistol Association
March 2, 2014 Meeting
Bass Pro, Frontage Road, Little Rock, Arkansas
The meeting was called to order by Chuck Gaines.
Chuck Gaines introduced himself and said we were
trying to get more people interested in our fight to
uphold our 2nd amendment rights.
Roll was not call in favor of taking names from
sign-in sheet. In attendance were Ken Fairless, Jim
Lee, Paul Davis, David McClellan, Mike Nevins, James
W. Harris, Chuck Gaines, Ann Fairless, James Taylor,
Ann Clemmer and Alex Reed.
Minutes were read and accepted as written and handed
Chuck said we need to get more active on Gun Carry
Laws. A discussion was held about what different
counties would prosecute as open carry. Chuck would
like to see us get a bill that clarifies open carry
and define a journey. Stand your ground law also needs
Ann Clemmer, who is running for US Congress and is now
a State Rep in Saline County spoke about her stand on
gun rights. In our question and answer session with
her it was brought up that we would like to know how
all the candidates stand on the second amendment. Ann
said we could send a survey out to everyone running
and that the following Monday was the deadline for
filing to run for office.
Motion to make up a committee to make up survey Motion
make and approved. Ann Clemmer said to ask if
candidate has filled out NRA questionnaire. We need to
ask candidates to write a two paragraph essay on their
view. David McClellan, James Lee and Chuck Gaines will
make up the committee.
Concern over getting new members. Our web site needs
to have a place to voice comments on web site and a
notification will be sent to all who are members. It
was said that we need to have a Facebook page (which
Ann later told them we had). Also we need our web site
to be more active and up to date.
James Lee was appointed in charge of Facebook page.
We are going to sponsor a Harley Poker Run. Run should
be May 10th.
Chuck Gaines made a recommendation for meeting to be
adjourned. Seconded by Ann Fairless.