2nd Amendment Under Fire
Colt Competition, which makes AR-15-type rifles for Connecticut-based Colt’s Manufacturing Co., will move its operations from Oregon to Texas, parent company Bold Ideas revealed Monday. The change comes after a strong courtship effort by Texas Governor Rick Perry to roll out a friendly welcome mat to gun manufacturers frustrated by recent and drastic gun control […]
If it weren’t so frightening, it would be funny: Representative Diana DeGette (D-Colo.), the leading sponsor of a bill that would impose a Federal ban on high capacity magazines, has no idea what magazines actually are. During a forum on gun control sponsored by The Denver Post on Tuesday, DeGette was asked to give specific […]
Second Amendment advocates breathed a heavy sigh of relief when it became apparent that Senator Dianne Feinstein’s (D-Calif.) assault weapon ban bill has little chance of legislative success. But those Americans who value their right to bear arms haven’t yet won the battle against gun grabbers. President Barack Obama is giving a speech at the […]
The National Rifle Association and other organizations advocating for the 2nd Amendment are opposing President Barack Obama’s formal endorsement of a treaty limiting the sale of small arms among members of the United Nations.
The Democrat-controlled Connecticut Legislature is likely to approve a series of gun-control measures that, if approved by the Governor, would give the State broad and comprehensive power over individuals’ acquiring, owning and keeping track of firearms.
A group of Congressional Democrats has come up with yet another outlandish gun control proposal: requiring all gun owners to carry mandatory liability insurance. Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) presented the “Firearm Risk Protection Act” last month with the support of eight Democratic cohorts; she lauded the legislation as “the first bill to require liability insurance […]
Alabama State Representative Joe Mitchell (D-Mobile) is in hot water after a mass email sent by Alabamian Eddie Maxwell to legislators in the State at 10:54 p.m. on Jan. 27 was made public this week. Maxwell, a white Alabama voter, simply stated in the email to all of his legislators that he felt any attempt […]
Senators Rand Paul (R-Ky.), Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) have hinted that another old-school filibuster may be in store if lawmakers attempt to push any new gun-control legislation.
Mass murders like the December 2012 shooting in Connecticut may provide perverse political fodder for gun-control advocates to push for more restrictive Federal gun-ownership laws; but in the eyes of the American public, it appears their gun-grabbing agenda is losing momentum.
Do you refuse to patronize establishments that ban guns? Well, thanks to a new app, you can avoid places that are posted gun-free zones and find gun-friendly alternatives.