Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc.

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Gun ownership, gun owner rights, Second Amendment, concealed carry, self-defense

Lobbying Interests:
Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc. may attempt to influence hunting and sporting issues related to gun ownership, passage of concealed carry legislation, range protection, and firearm safety issues.

Title:
Executive Director

Contact
CG
Corey Graff
PO Box 329
Waupaca, WI 54981
(888) 202-1645
executivedirector@wisconsingunowners.org
http://www.wisconsingunowners.org

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Corey Graff Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 1/7/2015 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 13
Assembly Bill 13
Relating to: the return of a seized firearm to the person who owns the firearm. (FE)

Bill Text and History

2015 Wisconsin Act 141

Against
Notification Date
10/27/2015
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.
Comments
Proposed legislation will lengthen the petition process for return of seized firearms, create additional hurdles for return of illegally seized property, and place respondents under an assumption of guilt despite no warrant for seizure in the first.
http://www.wisconsingunowners.org
Assembly Bill 49
Assembly Bill 49
Relating to: waiting period for handgun purchases.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
2/23/2015
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.
http://www.wisconsingunowners.org
Assembly Bill 960
Assembly Bill 960
Relating to: grants for firearm buyback programs and making an appropriation. (FE)

Bill Text and History

Against
Notification Date
3/7/2016
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.
http://www.wisconsingunwoners.org
Senate Bill 35
Senate Bill 35
Relating to: waiting period for handgun purchases.

Bill Text and History

2015 Wisconsin Act 22

For
Notification Date
2/23/2015
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.
http://www.wisconsingunowners.org

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Support - Wisconsin School Zone Empowerment Act, Sen. Lazich and Rep. Brooks. Allowing concealed carry on school grounds.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Support - Wisconsin School Zone Empowerment Act, Sen. Lazich and Rep. Brooks. Allowing concealed carry on school grounds.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
1/18/2016
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Comments
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OPPOSE - LRB−3635/1, by Rep. Lisa Subeck, relating to: ban on semiautomatic weapons and providing a criminal penalty.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
OPPOSE - LRB−3635/1, by Rep. Lisa Subeck, relating to: ban on semiautomatic weapons and providing a criminal penalty.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
11/11/2015
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Comments
@item.ExternalURL

Supporting the 'Campus Carry Act' under circulation by State Rep. Jesse Kremer, R-Kewaskum, and State Sen. Devin LeMahieu, R-Oostburg.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Supporting the 'Campus Carry Act' under circulation by State Rep. Jesse Kremer, R-Kewaskum, and State Sen. Devin LeMahieu, R-Oostburg.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
10/13/2015
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Comments
@item.ExternalURL

Constitutional Carry - improving Wisconsin's concealed carry weapons law, making carry-by-permit optional for purposes of reciprocity with other permit states only.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Constitutional Carry - improving Wisconsin's concealed carry weapons law, making carry-by-permit optional for purposes of reciprocity with other permit states only.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative matter

Notification Date
3/23/2015
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal do not intend to communicate on this matter.

Comments
@item.ExternalURL

Total Lobbying Effort

  2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2015
January - June
$38,494.11
2015
July - December
$40,126.10
2016
January - June
$35,829.91
2016
July - December
$32,120.27
Total $146,570.39
Total Hours Communicating 2015
January - June
1.50
2015
July - December
0.00
2016
January - June
0.00
2016
July - December
2.50
Total 4.00
Total Hours Other 2015
January - June
274.25
2015
July - December
265.75
2016
January - June
260.75
2016
July - December
245.00
Total 1045.75

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: waiting period for handgun purchases.
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
25 %
2015
July - December
25 %
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 13 %
Relating to: waiting period for handgun purchases.
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
25 %
2015
July - December
25 %
2016
January - June
25 %
2016
July - December
Total 19 %
Relating to: the return of a seized firearm to the person who owns the firearm. (FE)
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
10 %
2016
January - June
10 %
2016
July - December
Total 5 %

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
50 %
2015
July - December
5 %
2016
January - June
25 %
2016
July - December
50 %
Total 32 %
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
10 %
2016
January - June
15 %
2016
July - December
50 %
Total 18 %
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
25 %
2016
January - June
10 %
2016
July - December
Total 9 %
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
15 %
2016
July - December
Total 4 %

Minor Efforts

No minor efforts found.

Other Matters

No other matters found.

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures