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2 suspects reportedly in custody after shooting at Lone Star College in Houston | Fox News

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

2 suspects reportedly in custody after shooting at Lone Star College in Houston | Fox News.

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Live Coverage: Three shot at Houston community college | kvue.com Austin

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Live Coverage: Three shot at Houston community college | kvue.com Austin.

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NRA Withdraws from Eastern Sports & Outdoors Show Due to Reed Exhibitions Decision to Ban Modern Sporting Rifles

NRA Withdraws from Eastern Sports & Outdoors Show Due to Reed Exhibitions Decision to Ban Modern Sporting Rifles

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

NRA Withdraws from Eastern Sports & Outdoors Show Due to Reed Exhibitions Decision to Ban Modern Sporting Rifles Due to Reed Exhibitions’ refusal to reconsider their decision to ban Modern Sporting Rifles from the February 2-10 Eastern Sports Show in Harrisburg, PA, the National Rifle Association has decided to withdraw from the show. View full […]

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Gun control: Ariz. legislators move to exempt state from federal laws

Gun control: Ariz. legislators move to exempt state from federal laws

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control: Ariz. legislators move to exempt state from federal laws PHOENIX — Gun control. It's the debate that is rippling across the country. While lawmakers in Washington try to hammer out what should be done, if anything, some Arizona lawmakers are saying "No thanks." Five state representatives — Steve Smith (R, District 11) , […]

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Maryland: Contact Your State Legislators Immediately! Legislation Introduced to Ban Commonly Owned Firearms and Restrict Magazine Capacity, Severely Tighten Registration Requirements

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maryland: Contact Your State Legislators Immediately! Legislation Introduced to Ban Commonly Owned Firearms and Restrict Magazine Capacity, Severely Tighten Registration Requirements Governor Martin O’Malley has made targeting the rights of law-abiding gun owners a legislative priority this session, and his proposals could soon be considered, pass and become law.  His anti-gun legislation has been introduced as Senate Bill […]

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Virginia: Legislative Committees Scheduled to Consider and Vote on Numerous Consequential Gun Bills This Week

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Virginia: Legislative Committees Scheduled to Consider and Vote on Numerous Consequential Gun Bills This Week The Senate Courts of Justice Committee and the House Militia, Police and Public Safety Subcommittee 1 will meet again this week to consider and vote on several bills of importance to Virginia gun owners, sportsmen and supporters of the Second […]

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Connecticut: Make Plans to Attend Upcoming Public Hearings to Protect Your Second Amendment Rights

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Connecticut: Make Plans to Attend Upcoming Public Hearings to Protect Your Second Amendment Rights Since the Connecticut General Assembly convened its 2013 legislative session, anti-gun legislators have been aggressively pursuing arbitrary and unconstitutional legislation that would victimize law-abiding gun owners.  However, you have a chance to stand up for freedom and voice your opposition to […]

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Gun Background Checks Need Fixes, Experts Say

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun Background Checks Need Fixes, Experts Say One of President Obama's gun control proposals appears to have widespread support — universal background checks for gun purchases. Some experts on mental health and gun violence find problems with the current laws, and they say the system doesn't do a very good job of predicting and preventing […]

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Wyoming Senate Committee Approves Pro-Hunting Reform

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wyoming Senate Committee Approves Pro-Hunting Reform The Wyoming Senate Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources Committee voted 4 to 1 in favor of a pro-hunting reform authored by Senator Ogden Driskill (R-1).  Senate File 132 would repeal the state prohibition on hunting with sound suppressors (which are additionally regulated under federal law) while providing additional penalties […]

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Do gun control laws work?

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Do gun control laws work? The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts. View full story

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Mitch McConnell Gun Control Email: You’re ‘Literally Surrounded,’ They’re ‘Coming For Your Guns’

Mitch McConnell Gun Control Email: You’re ‘Literally Surrounded,’ They’re ‘Coming For Your Guns’

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Read Full Story: Mitch McConnell Gun Control Email: You're 'Literally Surrounded,' They're 'Coming For Your Guns'. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) addressed supporters in a frantically toned email on Monday, warning them of a looming effort to snatch up their guns. “You and I are literally surrounded. The gun-grabbers in the Senate are about […]

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Do gun control laws control guns?

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Do gun control laws control guns? The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts. View full story

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Gun Background Checks Need Fixes, Experts Say

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun Background Checks Need Fixes, Experts Say One of President Obama's gun control proposals appears to have widespread support — universal background checks for gun purchases. Some experts on mental health and gun violence find problems with the current laws, and they say the system doesn't do a very good job of predicting and preventing […]

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Bill Clinton to Democrats: Don’t trivialize gun culture

Bill Clinton to Democrats: Don’t trivialize gun culture

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/bill-clinton-to-democrats-dont-trivialize-gun-culture-86443_Page2.html#ixzz2IgINdIKp Former President Bill Clinton warned a group of top Democratic donors at a private Saturday meeting not to underestimate the passions that gun control stirs among many Americans. “Do not patronize the passionate supporters of your opponents by looking down your nose at them,” Clinton said. Read full story: http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/bill-clinton-to-democrats-dont-trivialize-gun-culture-86443_Page2.html#ixzz2IgINdIKp

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Northern Illinois gun control event blows up in the faces of sponsors

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at: http://www.gunssavelife.com It was a bad Sunday for sponsors of an meeting to create a grassroots chapter of the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence at the Glenview, IL Police Station Auditorium failed miserably as supporters of the Constitution and civil rights took part in the event. In the end, unsubstantiated assertions by the gun […]

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Sen. Ted Cruz: Gun show loophole ‘doesn’t exist’

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2013/01/20/sen-ted-cruz-gun-show-loophole-doesnt-exist/?wprss=rss_campaigns Posted by Sean Sullivan on January 20, 2013 at 11:31 am Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) said Sunday that the “gun show loophole” doesn’t exist, pushing back against gun control advocates’ call for background checks in all guns sales. “You know, there actually isn’t the so-called ‘gun show loophole,’” Cruz, a gun-rights advocate, […]

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US Senator: Gun Background Check Bill Possible Within Next Few Weeks

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

From: http://www.bernama.com/bernama/v6/newsindex.php?id=923125 WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Bernama) — US Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer said a bill for universal background checks is just around the corner, Xinhua news agency reported. “I am talking to pro-gun Democrats and Republicans. And I think you’re going to see in the next week or two a proposal that has broad support […]

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Family uses firearm to stop attempted home invasion

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

From: http://www.woai.com/news/local/story/Family-uses-firearm-to-stop-attempted-home/KNzixXd2SUyiCB2B1qCX9w.cspx?rss=68 1/20 6:28 pm SAN ANTONIO – A scary situation for a family on the Northeast Side. Just before 10 am Sunday morning Bexar County Sheriff’s Deputies say someone tried to kick-in the front door at a home on Sunlit Trail. We’re told the mom called 911 and the son fired one shot through […]

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Fox News poll: Twice as many favor more guns over banning guns to reduce crime

Fox News poll: Twice as many favor more guns over banning guns to reduce crime

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/01/18/fox-news-poll-twice-as-many-favor-more-guns-over-banning-guns-to-reduce-violent/#ixzz2Ig3qzgGX Nearly twice as many voters say there would be less violent crime if more law-abiding Americans owned guns, than if guns were banned. In addition, while American voters generally favor strengthening gun laws, 71 percent do not think tougher laws can stop shootings like the one last month in Newtown, Connecticut. Some […]

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Gun Background Checks Need Fixes, Experts Say

| January 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun Background Checks Need Fixes, Experts Say One of President Obama's gun control proposals appears to have widespread support — universal background checks for gun purchases. Some experts on mental health and gun violence find problems with the current laws, and they say the system doesn't do a very good job of predicting and preventing […]

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