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Ben Carson tries to get right on gun rights

If we had any doubts that Ben Carson was running for president, I’m pretty sure they can be laid to rest now.  A person who planned on either continuing their work as a neurosurgeon, going into the ministry or just retiring wouldn’t be hosting a conference call ahead of a trip to Iowa to assure […] Read More →

Anti Gun Laws Gut Museum’s WWII Exhibit

Michael Schaus,  Clearly, Washington State is a much safer place now that they are implementing universal background checks on all private firearm transfers. Oh, you want proof? Just look at Lynden, Washington… Thanks to the new law, a handful of antiquated WWII rifles (used in the Pacific theater) will be stripped from the dangerous hands […] Read More →

Gun Control Documentary: There Are ‘Limits to Every Right Articulated in the Constitution’

Breitbart | AWR HAWKINS “The whole country… [has] a gun problem.” Director Jessica Solce’s new documentary, No Control, premieres November 15 and carries a clear message: “There [are] limits to every right… articulated in the Constitution,” and gun rights should be no exception. And while the Huffington Post claims No Control offers a balanced look at the pro-Second Amendment versus […] Read More →

Professor Hopes to Repeal “Outdated” 2nd Amendment

Michael Schaus,  Mary Margaret Penrose, a full time professor of Law with Texas A&M University, has called for the full repeal of the Second Amendment. Utilizing her unquestioned exercise of the First Amendment, the Texas Professor insisted the Constitution was outdated, and needed some substantial re-writing.  Penrose was speaking in Connecticut (at a gun-control symposium) […] Read More →

Holder Backs Interstate Gun Sale Ban

Courthouse News  FORT WORTH (CN) – The federal ban on sale of handguns outside of a person’s state of residence does not violate the Second Amendment, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said in a legal brief. Federally licensed firearms dealer Frederic Russell Mance Jr. of Texas, and gun buyers Tracey and Andrew Hanson of Washington, […] Read More →

Will Guns Help Settle The 2014 Midterms?

 The fight over gun control isn’t finished. Last month’s school shooting in Washington appears to have solidified support for a ballot initiative in the state calling for stricter background checks on gun buyers. It’s also an issue in the Colorado gubernatorial race, where a mass shooting in a theater led to stricter gun-control legislation. In Georgia, a Democratic […] Read More →

The NRA’s Risky Ratings Stunt

 The NRA dropped Connecticut Republican Mark Greenberg’s rating from an A down to an F earlier this month after he said that he would support universal background checks. This type of thing helps the NRA get attention, but it could do more damage than good in the long term. The NRA shouldn’t go after candidates […] Read More →

UN Gun Grab Enters New And Dangerous Phase

Bob Barr,  Those wild and crazy bureaucrats on the banks of the East River are at it again. The United Nations – a bureaucracy so bloated and byzantine that it makes the United States Senate appear efficient by comparison – is poised to begin tossing legal monkey wrenches into international firearms transactions; and indirectly affecting […] Read More →

California Gun Owners And Liberty Lovers Won’t Like This Edict

Doug Giles,  Ah, California. The land of beautiful mountains, amazing desserts, awesome surfing, the Motion Picture Industry, fake boobs and the first ever gun law that allows courts to seize your weapons if a close relative thinks you’re cracked. Yep, as of last Tuesday, your moody, manic, anti-Second Amendment, Castro-loving, eco-terrorist, tree-humping, Prius-driving twisted sister […] Read More →

Ex. Congresswoman Unleashes Nasty Ads Against Pro-Second Amendment Candidates

Matt Vespa,  Gabby Giffords has unleashed a few anti-gun ads that some are calling downright “mean.” After her attempted assassination by the mentally unbalanced Jared Lee Loughner, the former Arizona congresswoman has become one of the leaders in this renewed effort to promote gun control through her Americans for Responsible Solutions (via Politico): Gabby Giffords, irreproachable […] Read More →

Newspaper Calls For Mandatory Gun Confiscation

Govtslaves – by Bob Owens  NJ.com, a consortium of reliably left-wing newspapers in the Garden State, has published an op-ed calling for the scrapping of the Second Amendment: Having fewer guns lying around could mean they won’t end up in the hands of a curious child, abusive spouse or suicidal person. Having a gun at home makes […] Read More →