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West Virginia: Don’t Allow Your Rights to be Slowly Stolen Away

| January 28, 2013

West Virginia: Don’t Allow Your Rights to be Slowly Stolen Away Although the 81st Legislature of West Virginia stands adjourned until February 13, the barrage of attacks being waged against your Second Amendment rights has continued with overwhelming intensity.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Wisconsin sheriff urges residents to arm themselves

| January 27, 2013

Wisconsin sheriff urges residents to arm themselves A sheriff who released a radio ad urging Milwaukee-area residents to learn to handle firearms so they can defend themselves while waiting for police said Friday that law enforcement cutbacks have changed the way police can respond to crime.In the 30-second commercial, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Jr. […]

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Virginia: Gun-related homicides and injuries down as firearm sales soar

| January 27, 2013

Virginia: Gun-related homicides and injuries down as firearm sales soar Gun-related homicides and serious injuries from gun assaults in Virginia have been trending downward for at least six years, and a new survey suggests the state’s booming gun sales have not triggered an increase in the proportion of people slain by a gun or who […]

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Mamet: Gun Laws and the Fools of Chelm

| January 27, 2013

Mamet: Gun Laws and the Fools of Chelm Karl Marx summed up Communism as “from each according to his ability, to each according to his needs.” This is a good, pithy saying, which, in practice, has succeeded in bringing, upon those under its sway, misery, poverty, rape, torture, slavery, and death. * ‘In announcing his […]

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The assault weapon myth

| January 27, 2013

The assault weapon myth Gun grabbers aren’t subtle. Flanked by uniformed police officers and a wall of black rifles, Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Thursday unleashed the most restrictive ever national “assault weapon” ban in the Senate. The California Democrat and the assembled anti gun officials directly referenced last month’s horrific shooting of children at Sandy […]

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Gun control advocates giving up on the term

| January 27, 2013

Gun control advocates giving up on the term The phrase “gun control” may be disappearing from the American debate, jettisoned by the very people who have long favored gun control.Initiatives are now described as attempts to promote “gun safety” or prevent “criminal access to guns” or pass “gun violence legislation.” View full story Originally posted […]

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NRA members strongly oppose new gun restrictions, poll finds

| January 27, 2013

NRA members strongly oppose new gun restrictions, poll finds Strong majorities of National Rifle Association members reject newly proposed gun restrictions, according to a survey released Thursday by the gun advocacy organization.The poll finds more than eight in 10 NRA members oppose bans on high capacity ammunition clips and semi automatic assault weapons, with at […]

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Gun control advocates march on Washington

| January 27, 2013

Gun control advocates march on Washington Thousands of demonstrators rallied Saturday in Washington to demand tougher gun control laws, many describing themselves as first-time capital marchers who've had enough of gun violence. View full story

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Filmmaker Pens Scathing Column on Gun Control: ‘A Political Appeal to the Ignorant’

| January 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Posted at: USACarry.com Pulitzer Award-winning author, producer and director David Mamet has been extremely open about his conversion from “brain dead liberal” to conservative, and in the wake of President Obama’s latest push for stricter gun control measures, Mamet has penned yet another column setting the record straight as he sees it. In an article […]

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Who Is The Gun Lobby? Me For Sure; Maybe You Too?

| January 27, 2013

Who Is The Gun Lobby? Me For Sure; Maybe You Too? Pressing for new gun control laws in a January 16th article he released in the Connecticut Post, President Obama knew exactly where to place much of the blame for the Newton, Connecticut massacre which took the lives of 20 children and six adults at […]

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Gun control advocates march as nation reels from school shootings

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control advocates march as nation reels from school shootings Thousands of demonstrators rallied Saturday in Washington to demand tougher gun control laws, many describing themselves as first-time capital marchers who've had enough of gun violence. View full story

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Gun control advocates march in D.C.

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gun control advocates march in D.C. Thousands of demonstrators, many carrying black-and-white placards bearing the names of victims of gun violence, rally for tougher gun control laws. View full story

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Does UN arms trade treaty figure in Obama administration’s gun control plans? | Fox News

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

One day after President Barack Obama won re-election, his Administration agreed to a new round of international negotiations to revive a United Nations-sponsored treaty regulating the international sale of conventional arms, which critics fear could affect the Constitutionally protected right of U.S. citizens to purchase and bear firearms. via Does UN arms trade treaty figure […]

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Maze of gun laws in U.S. hurts gun control efforts

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maze of gun laws in U.S. hurts gun control efforts WASHINGTON — There is a legal avenue to try to get any gun you want somewhere in the U.S., thanks to the maze of gun statutes across the country and the lack of certain federal laws. View full story

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Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 4 01/25/2013

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Grassroots Alert: Vol. 20, No. 4 01/25/2013 View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maze of gun laws undermines control

| January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maze of gun laws undermines control The wide variety from state to state is cited by advocates pushing for a federal standard. View full story

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In Virginia, Biden pitches White House's gun-control plan

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Virginia, Biden pitches White House's gun-control plan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Vice President Joe Biden took the Obama administration's case for gun control to the gun-friendly state of Virginia on Friday, part of a White House strategy to urge the public to pressure Congress into passing laws aimed at curbing firearms violence. "We're going to […]

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Maze of state laws complicates gun control efforts

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maze of state laws complicates gun control efforts WASHINGTON — Military-style rifles, gangster-style Tommy guns, World War II-era bazookas and even sawed-off shotguns — somewhere in the U.S., there is a legal avenue to get each of those firearms and more. This is thanks to the maze of gun statutes ar… View full story

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Emanuel: Stop lending to gun makers

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Emanuel: Stop lending to gun makers Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday asked big banks to stop lending to gun makers as a way to pressure the industry to support tougher gun control laws. View full story

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Maze of gun laws in US hurts gun control efforts

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Maze of gun laws in US hurts gun control efforts WASHINGTON (AP) — Military-style assault weapons, gangster-style Tommy guns, World War II-era bazookas and even sawed-off shotguns — somewhere in the U.S., there is a legal avenue to get each of those firearms and more. View full story

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