News Slice 2-17: Customs Officially Backs Off

In a letter to Representative Kurt Schrader (D-OR), Customs has officially backed off their proposed revocations in recognition of the Amendment that was passed by the Senate (see below), at least until the Homeland Security Appropriations Bill is acted upon in Conference Committee. You... Read More

URGENT ACTION ALERT: Write Your Senators NOW to STOP Customs’ Pocket Knife Grab!

NOTE: Progress is being made on this issue. For the very latest news please click here for more information. The letter has been deleted as it is no longer necessary. Amendment Revising Federal Switchblade Act Introduced, Supported by the Administration. We now have a a bi-partisan amendment that has the critical support from the Senate committees which have responsibility for the FSA and which is endorsed by the Administration (Customs and Border Production have signed off on it). That gives it a very good chance of making it through the process, but first we have to get it voted into the Homeland Security Appropriations Bill. We're going to ask you to write yet again, because your letters and emails and faxes are WORKING. You are the ones who have made this happen. Read on...... Read More