Trump and Pence are scheduled to speak at a noon event on Friday at the convention center.
Authorities in Dallas say they are prepared for large protests as the National Rifle Association kicks off its convention in the downtown area. "Can someone explain this to me?"
"Wait wait wait wait wait wait you're telling me to make the VP safe there aren't any weapons around but when it comes to children they want guns everywhere?" Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Cameron Kasky wrote on Twitter that "The NRA has evolved into such a hilarious parody of itself".
Pence will speak at the NRA Institute for Legislative Action leadership forum on May 4.
Licensed handguns (both concealed carry and open carry) are permitted on premise, as allowed by state law, unless the type of event being held at the [Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center] falls under an exception that would prohibit a person with a license to carry a handgun at the event.
Iowa poised to enact toughest abortion law
However, amendments passed loosened the bill's abortion restrictions, allowing the bill to garner extra votes it needed to pass. Iowa enacted a 20-week abortion ban last session after Republicans gained a unified government in the 2016 elections.
NRA banned nothing. The media does this every year.
A White House official said Monday that Trump will attend Friday.
The FBI is investigating whether Alexander Torshin, the deputy governor of the Bank of Russian Federation, illegally funneled money to the NRA, of which he is a paid lifetime member, to assist the Trump campaign in 2016.
Oregon, Washington Suing EPA Over Vehicle Emission Standards
The rules were set six years ago when California and the Obama administration agreed to a single nationwide fuel economy standard. The states argue the EPA did not give evidence to support its decision to weaken the rule and they are now asking the U.S.
As Liasson reported, the NRA spent more than any other outside group on Trump's presidential campaign - more than $30 million. Trump brought up the possibility of raising the age to buy a long gun from 18 to 21, and the administration is moving to potentially implement a ban on bump stocks.
"The eight-year assault on your Second Amendment freedoms has come to a crashing end", Trump told the crowd.
Xiaomi applies for IPO in Hong Kong with dual-class shareholding structure
The papers, which appeared on the bourse's website, did not indicate how much Xiaomi is potentially looking to raise in the IPO. The company has posted a net loss of 43.9 billion yuan in 2017 while the revenue increased by 67.5 percent past year .