We have seen a generation of gun-grabbers rise and fall. The new generation of gun-grabbers are pushing for the same tired and baseless policies that won’t so much as inconvenience criminals. We understand the emotional response to violence and the des…Continue reading →
On August 28, 2018, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau instructed Bill Blair, his minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction, to examine the feasibility of “a full ban on handguns and assault weapons in Canada.” A government website …Continue reading →
Writing for Editor & Publisher, freelance journalist Angela Morris asked recently, “Do Journalists Deserve Some Blame for America’s Mass Shootings?” A review of the evidence summarized by Morris should serve as a stark warning for journalists who c…Continue reading →
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This week, U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) introduced HR8. According to the title, the bill is “To require a background check for every firearm sale.” The bill does that–and a great deal more.
HR8 requires that loans, gifts, and sales of fi…
This week two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called “universal” background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, are being misleadingly described as simply requiring background checks on all sales of firearms, but this is just a small pa…Continue reading →
On behalf of our more than 5 million members across the country, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today applauded the introduction of S. 69, The Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019, sponsore…Continue reading →
The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) is backing two bills in the Indiana State Legislature that would give law-abiding Hoosiers greater opportunities to defend themselves.Continue reading →
Maxine Waters has taken over the House Financial Services Committee
California Democrat Maxine Waters is the new chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee. To judge from the party’s past behavior and the various proposals emanating from the …
Democrats lead by U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday rolled out their most sweeping assault weapons ban proposal since 1994.
The planned Assault Weapon Ban of 2019 targets the sale, transfer, manufacture, and importation of “military-style assault…
Cheeseburgers with Piquant Sauce Recipe from The Cincinnati Enquirer Thursday, February 13, 1947 Did you know Newspapers.com is filled with delicious recipes that are easy to make? Cheeseburgers were just as popular and tasty in 1947 as they are today!…Continue reading →
The Republican lawmaker from Southwest, who supports the Second Amendment, said Governor Northam’s gun control bills were “dead on arrival” and did not expect any of them to advance to the House floor.Continue reading →
While the New Mexico Legislature will not convene for its 60-day Regular Session until January 15, anti-gun lawmakers who support Bloomberg’s radical gun control agenda have already started pre-filing unprecedented attacks on your Second Amendment righ…Continue reading →
Today, members of the Congressional Western Caucus released statements rebuking the introduction of H.R.8, Speaker Pelosi’s gun control bill.Continue reading →
The U.S. Department of the Interior in September asked states what it could do to “restore trust and be a good neighbor.” Alaska’s acting wildlife commissioner has provided a long list of suggestions.Continue reading →
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf supports legislation to ban semi-automatic weapons such as the AR-15 rifle, which was used in the recent mass shootings including in Las Vegas in 2017 and at a synagogue in Pittsburgh last year.
During an interview with K…
Connecticut U.S. Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal this week detailed legislation mandating universal background checks for gun purchases. The Background Check Expansion Act is Murphy’s first bill of the 116th Congress.
Under the bill, whic…
Virginia Republicans, the National Rifle Association, and a state-based gun-rights group announced their opposition this week to a gun-control package recently unveiled by Democratic governor Ralph Northam.
Kirk Cox, the Republican speaker of Virginia’…
Democrats’ long-pledged push to tighten the country’s gun laws will take center stage when lawmakers introduce legislation Tuesday aimed at expanding background checks on gun sales.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.), Rep. Mike Thompson (D., Calif…
A recent Federal Commission on School Safety report tackled issues related to school shootings. Among the findings, officials concluded age limits on gun purchases would have little deterrent effect, but that encouraging people to report disturbing stu…Continue reading →
Connecticut’s two Democratic senators are reintroducing legislation expanding federal background checks for firearms sales.
U.S. Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal acknowledge it will be challenging to pass the bill in the Senate, but they’re op…
On the eighth anniversary of the day when then-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head and nearly assassinated, U.S. House Democrats are set to introduce legislation to expand background checks to nearly every gun sale.
Giffords, D-Ariz., who serv…
As House Democrats embark on an effort to expand background checks Gabby Giffords is making clear that it is only the “first step” in a larger push for gun control.Continue reading →
Grilled Fish Tacos Recipe from The Signal Thursday, June 15, 1995 Did you know Newspapers.com is filled with delicious recipes that are easy to make? It’s raining cilantro, hallelujah! These Grilled Fish Tacos are a fresh and easy meal for one—or a fea…Continue reading →
Ancestry New Years AncestryDNA Facebook and Instagram Competition Terms and Conditions The Promoter of the competition is Ancestry Ireland Unlimited Company, 70 Sir John Rogerson Quay, Dublin 2. The competition is open to Canadian residents aged 18 or …Continue reading →
On January 8th at 10:00AM, the Lake County Council will be considering amending Ordinance No. 1314B regulating the discharge of firearms in unincorporated areas of the county.Continue reading →
Today, Monday, January 7th, the California Legislature reconvened in Sacramento for the 2019 legislative session. Lawmakers are wasting no time introducing bills to limit your Second Amendment rights in the Golden State.Continue reading →
The Texas Legislature convenes in Austin for its 86th Regular Session on Tuesday, January 8.Continue reading →
Democratic Governor Ralph Northam rolled out a gun control package which could be bad news for the Boy Scouts: it bans the common .22 rifle on which many young people learn to shoot.
Among the bills in the sweeping proposal is one which the governor sa…
Days after reclaiming the House majority, Democrats are introducing gun control legislation timed for the anniversary of the shooting of former Democratic Rep. Gabby Giffords.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democrats will introduce a bill to expand bac…
State Sen. Dan Laughlin plans to reintroduce legislation this month that would permit hunting on some Sundays in Pennsylvania.
Laughlin, R-49th Dist., proposed similar legislation a year ago, but couldn’t get the support necessary to get it approved.
When hundreds of women were sexually assaulted on New Year’s Eve in several German cities three years ago, Carolin Matthie decided it was time to defend herself. The 26-year-old Berlin student quickly applied for a gun permit, fearing many women would …Continue reading →
Just before Christmas, an 8-year-old boy lost all his hunting gear to thieves, and he’s now finding out that good people outweigh the bad in the world.
Jayce Collum was devastated when his gear was stolen in December, but now people have been sending h…
With the start of 2019, one provision from Initiative 1639 has taken effect. I-1639 classifies semi-automatic rifles commonly owned for recreation and self-defense as “assault” weapons and prohibits young adults under the age of 21 from purchasing them.Continue reading →
On November 13, 2018, San Diego County Supervisor Dianne Jacob introduced a proposed ordinance to ban recreational shooting on land around Donohoe Mountain and Pink Gate. The land is managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), an agency of the US …Continue reading →
An article posted on FLORIDA POLITICS dated 12/25/2018 titled The 12 Days of Christmas …reported that NY Billionaire Mike Bloomberg’s anti-gun group “Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund” has hired the Smith Bryan & Myers lobbying team of Matt …Continue reading →
Treating nice people like criminals isn’t likely to enhance respect for the law.That’s a tough lesson anti-gun officials in New Jersey and Canada are learning now that deadlines are past or nearly arrived for certain newly-enacted gun control measures….Continue reading →
Gun controllers frustrated that their federal agenda has been repeatedly rejected by Americans through their elected representatives are seeking to restrict gun rights by way of the private financial system. The goal is to pressure financial services c…Continue reading →
House Democrats will introduce their proposal to require universal backgrounds checks for gun sales on Tuesday, the eighth anniversary of former Rep. Gabby Gifford’s shooting, according Democratic lawmakers and aides.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) an…
In July 2013, the Illinois legislature overrode the veto of then-Governor Patrick Quinn to eliminate the state’s status as the last holdout in refusing to issue concealed-carry permits. In moving from “no-issue” to “shall issue,” law-abiding citizens o…Continue reading →
Anti-gun organizations want you to believe that the next law, the next restriction on gun rights, the next burden for law-abiding gun owners will be the game-changer. Whenever gun control fails – and it always does – the answer is that the effort didn…Continue reading →
Here is a summary of the top stories brought to you in 2018 via the NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert. 2019 is certain to be a critically important year as new anti-gun leadership in the U.S. House and in many states will come after the Second Amendment with r…Continue reading →
Governor Ralph Northam has announced a comprehensive package of legislation that he claims will prevent gun violence and improve the safety of Virginia’s citizens and communities.
He said the package includes measures to require universal background ch…
With the House speaker’s gavel now in hand, Nancy Pelosi has a chance to sketch out a vision of how Democrats would govern if voters award them control of Congress and the White House in 2020.
Addressing the House chamber on Thursday, Pelosi ticked off…
Rep. Nancy Pelosi is about to make history. Again.The California Democrat broke new ground in 2007 when she became the first woman ever to ascend to the House Speakership. On Thursday, twelve years later, she’s poised to take the gavel once more, f…Continue reading →
Too often overlooked in the push to rewrite our gun laws is the irony of expecting evil to be chastened by an erosion of law-abiding citizens’ rights.Continue reading →
On Tuesday, January 8th, the Mississippi legislature convenes for the 2019 legislative session.Continue reading →
Chili Recipe from The Des Moines Tribune Thursday, September 28, 1933 Did you know Newspapers.com is filled with delicious recipes that are easy to make? If you’re craving some heat, a yummy bowl of chili will warm you up on these icy winter days…Continue reading →
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Carrot Cake Recipe from The Age Tuesday, April 4, 1989 Did you know Newspapers.com is filled with delicious recipes that are easy to make? This classic Carrot Cake—similar to a baked bread pudding—has a cream cheese lemon frosting, decorated with halve…Continue reading →