Pennsylvania Long Rifle

(File photo of the Pennsylvania capitol dome in Harrisburg.  Credit: KYW Newsradio)

Pa. House OKs Bill Naming State’s Official Firearm

A weapon that helped early Pennsylvania settlers survive and prosper is closer to being designated the state’s official firearm after a vote in the Legislature.


Clayton’s Hunting and Fishing in Horsham. (credit: Michelle Durham)

Philadelphia Lawmaker Rails Against Official ‘State Firearm’

The state House overwhelmingly approved an amendment that would declare the Pennsylvania long rifle the official firearm of the Commonwealth.