On December 21st, the Michigan Legislature adjourned sine die from the 2018 Legislative Session.Continue reading →
In my five years as opinion editor at the Washington Times, I cannot claim that we never published an op-ed or column that wasn’t totally accurate. But we never knowingly did so, and we rejected many authors’ works for factual inaccuracy.Continue reading →
A firearms law will change in favor of gun owners and the Ohio General Assembly is getting pay raises, thanks to a rare, post-Christmas session lawmakers held Thursday to override vetoes by Gov. John Kasich.Continue reading →
– AUSTRALIAN SCOUTS PREPARE FOR THE AIR – RADIO SCOUTS IN U.S. EYE PERMANENT STATIONS – CALIFORNIA TECH FIRM FINED $900,000 OVER SATELLITES – NEW FREQUENCIES OK’D FOR WEST COAST CITY’S PUBLIC SAFETY – NEW NET FOR CHRISTIAN AMATEUR RADIO FELLOWSHIP – F…Continue reading →
Rep. Eric Swalwell said in an interview that aired Monday on “Rising” that House Democrats will be ambitious on tackling issues such as immigration, gun control and climate change when they officially take control of the lower chamber next month.Continue reading →
Despite legal developments that arguably make Americans more free from government censorship than they ever have been before, fewer Americans actually feel empowered to speak their minds. Why? Because, thanks to the toxic combination of online shaming …Continue reading →
Billionaire Mike Bloomberg is prepared to spend well over the $100 million he put into his last campaign for New York City mayor if he runs for president in 2020. And he does not plan to accept any outside money from political action committees if he j…Continue reading →
Today, the Ohio House of Representatives and Senate voted 67-22 and 21-11, respectively, to override Governor John Kasich’s veto of self-defense legislation, Sub. House Bill 228.Continue reading →
Hempstead, New York, officials, citing concerns for the safety of children, not only warned parents off buying toy guns as gifts this Christmas — but also took the over-the-top step of hosting a toy gun buyback event.Continue reading →
There’s a lot of brouhaha over actor Christ Pratt hunting. He’s not the only A-lister to harvest his meat.Continue reading →
Recently, the second annual RVA Delta Waterfowl Ladies Hunt took place along the James River, on land in Hopewell’s Tar Bay area owned by the Carraway family.Continue reading →
After the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service filed its intent to appeal the decision to the return of the Greater Yellowstone grizzly bear to Endangered Species Act protection, Cody’s Loren Grosskopf predicted that side, which includes the state of Wyoming…Continue reading →
Some of the Ohio legislative session’s testiest issues – guns, abortion and outgoing Republican Gov. John Kasich’s Medicaid expansion – may yet see reversals before year’s end.
Lawmakers reconvene Thursday for rare post-Christmas floor sessions where s…
More than 200 pieces of legislation signed in 2018 will become law Jan. 1.
State Rep. C.D. Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville said that the laws vary from the mundane, such as dictating when certain departments have to have their vehicle’s oil changed, to hel…
Tomorrow, the Ohio Legislature will convene for a Veto Session where it is scheduled to hold an override vote on Sub. House Bill 228.Continue reading →
Anti-gun organizations and their sycophants would have you believe that the 2018 midterm elections were a referendum on gun rights. Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi “vows to fight” for “bipartisan, common sense” gun control and announced gun control “will be…Continue reading →
This week, the Department of Justice announced that it would soon be releasing a final rule classifying “bump-stock-type-devices” as “machineguns” under the National Firearms Act.Continue reading →
With the 2019 Missouri legislative session to start in a few weeks, legislators have been busy pre-filing both pro and anti-gun legislation. The following bills have been introduced to date and we expect more in the coming weeks.Continue reading →
During the Christmas of 1914, some French, British, and German soldiers along World War I’s Western Front informally ceased hostilities in order to celebrate the holiday. The truce offered the combatants a brief moment to celebrate their shared humanit…Continue reading →
Americans are often encouraged by anti-gun politicians to embrace United Kingdom-style gun control. This would entail restrictive gun owner licensing, a near total ban on all handguns (handguns are permitted but heavily restricted in Northern Ireland),…Continue reading →
Residents of New York have long been deprived of important rights protected by the Second Amendment.
But they gained at least one more option for self-defense last Friday when a federal judge in Brooklyn invalided the state’s 1974 ban on nunchucks, a m…
Florida Congresswoman Val Demings’ (FL-D) phony, anti-gun, anti-self-defense. deceitful distortions about Florida’s Stand Your Ground are dismantled (perhaps too politely) by Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-R)Continue reading →
I am a hunter. I write and speak about hunting. I take images and record videos of hunting. I interact with hunters.
Hunting is a major part of both my personal and professional lives.
It’s a dark Friday night. Allison is leaving her evening classes, which came after an already-long workday. She trudges, exhausted, to her car, parked at the far side of a dark parking lot.Continue reading →
Although election results are still coming in as I write this, the overall picture of the 2018 midterm elections has emerged. Democrats made substantial – though not historic – gains in the U.S. House, retaking a majority and likely handing the speaker…Continue reading →
– BREAKING NEWS: ARREST MADE IN CALIFORNIA HAM’S KILLING – IN NEW ZEALAND, MORE TIME TO OPERATE ON 60 METERS – CANADA PREPARES TO CELEBRATE ITS PARKS – HAMFEST INDIA TO FEATURE A YL FORUM – RSGB SEEKS NOMINEES FOR POSTS – SOUTH CAROLINA AMATEUR HONORE…Continue reading →
Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he wants a better gun bill from the state’s GOP-controlled Legislature, calling their unwillingness to consider a red flag law “baffling and unconscionable.”Continue reading →
Last week, the California Legislature convened for an organizational session and swearing in ceremonies for legislators, and considering that California politicians consist almost entirely of left-leaning, anti-Constitutional and anti-gun legislators, …Continue reading →
It was a white-tailed deer, running from right to left across the cow pasture behind the barn. A real deer!
Yes, that’s exactly what it was. The sight was amazing and forever stamped in my memory.
Whether you are opening a gift or meeting someone new at a party, the holiday season can be a time of revelation and surprise. But, as much as the season is about discoveries, it is also a time of reflection and offers a great opportunity to connect w…Continue reading →
Today, in a speech to the Columbus Metropolitan Club, outgoing Ohio Governor John Kasich told the crowd, “Why would I sign a bill that gives more power to the gun advocates?”Continue reading →
The National Rifle Association’s Virginia State Director released the following statement following Ronnie Campbell’s election to the Virginia House of Delegates. Campbell will represent Virginia’s 24th House of Delegates District, which was vacated fo…Continue reading →
A federal lawsuit was filed Monday against three Putnam County deputies and the Putnam County Commission after a Scott Depot man, who was legally carrying a gun in plain view, was arrested for obstruction of justice.Continue reading →
A Florida lawyer representing 15 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students says he is “exploring all of our options” after a federal judge ruled that law enforcement and school officials had no legal duty to protect students during a Valentine’s Day rampa…Continue reading →
When Regina King started down the path to discover her ancestors, she knew their history may include some hardships. She was ready to face those hardships, because she believes “uncomfortable conversations are where solutions live.” During Regina’s jou…Continue reading →
Chris W. Cox, executive director of the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, released the following statement on Tuesday:Continue reading →
In Who Do You Think You Are?, Matthew Morrison uncovered fascinating ancestors, each with their own tales of hardship and triumph. For some time, however, roadblocks stood in the way of discovering his ancestor’s stories. Only a tight combination of hi…Continue reading →
With the preliminary detection of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in white-tailed deer in western Tennessee, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission reminds deer hunters of a new rule that prohibits the importation of whole deer carcasses and restricts th…Continue reading →
Arkansas’ Republican governor is backing an effort to cut in half the license fees for carrying a concealed handgun.Continue reading →
It isn’t every day three women in their seventies walk into a gun store.
Stephanie Nugent is the rookie, a first-time shooter who before today had never held more than a water gun.
When I was born, World War II was a couple of months from ending. My father was stationed at Barksdale Field outside of Bossier City, Louisiana, as a high-altitude physiologist and trainer of B-26 bomber crews on the oxygen systems in the airplane.Continue reading →
House Democrats are planning to move several high-profile bills to combat gun violence soon after they take power in January, underscoring their belief that the political landscape has shifted dramatically on an issue that’s plagued American society fo…Continue reading →
If you’re thinking of venturing outside your home today, the news may change your mind. “Gun deaths in U.S. reach highest level in nearly 40 years, CDC data reveal,” blared Thursday’s headline on CNN’s website. A news release from Everytown for Gun Saf…Continue reading →
– JOURNEY OVER FOR AMSAT’S FOX-1 SATELLITE – NORTH CAROLINA HAMS CHANGE GIFT-GIVING TRADITION – HISTORIC TRANSMITTER RETURNS TO AIR FOR HOLIDAY – LONG ISLAND CLUB HOSTS 2 SEASONAL ON-AIR EVENTS – WHEN A QSL CARD BRINGS CALLSIGN DEJA VU – YLRL AWARDS S…Continue reading →
The NRA has received copies of what are reported to be draft ordinances being considered by the Pittsburgh City Council to enact sweeping gun control measures within the city.Continue reading →
Ann Arbor can continue to sterilize deer but the state would be prohibited from issuing new sterilization permits until 2022 under legislation approved early Thursday morning by Michigan’s Republican-led House.Continue reading →
Carson City held a public information meeting Wednesday to provide updates on the partial closure of the City’s Rifle and Pistol Range.
As a result, the City is only opening the range to law enforcement, military members and certified gun clubs Monday…
An enduring Washington truth: When a politician uses multiple clauses in a sentence, the opening words are camouflage soon to be contradicted by what comes later.
Here are a few typical examples of this rhetorical shell game:
When a Democrat begin…Continue reading →
A Florida state commission investigating the February shooting at a Parkland, Fla., high school that left 17 people dead recommended on Wednesday that teachers who undergo proper training be allowed to carry firearms at schools.Continue reading →
We all know the script by now: A mass public shooting occurs. Grief and anger ensue. Calls for stricter gun laws soon follow.
Given how incredibly upsetting these crimes are, and how deeply they shake their communities—and the nation itself—such calls …