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Staffers laud McCaskill for hiding gun views in undercover video: 'She's really good about strategy'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:22
The latest Project Veritas video accuses Sen. Claire McCaskill, Missouri Democrat, and her campaign staffers of hiding their views on gun control and President Obama from the state’s conservative voters.
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NRA campaigns for Marsha Blackburn in Tennessee's U.S. Senate race

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:21
Backed by the National Rifle Association, GOP Senate hopeful Marsha Blackburn pledged Monday to work to protect gun rights and warned that her opponent will support judges who could threaten an individual's right to have a firearm in their home.
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Michael Bloomberg Can Buy Popularity, but Can He Buy the Presidency?

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:20
Here's the premise: A white, by then 78-year-old New Yorker, who built his fortune on Wall Street and is one of its most vocal defenders, and who’s had issues with African Americans and women, is the answer to what’s going on in the Democratic Party right now.
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Baltimore’s gun offender registry is a misfire

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:19
Gun registries are reflective of gun control measures generally which have racially disparate outcomes.
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With Kavanaugh on court, gun laws could be targeted

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 08:29
At a minimum, Kavanaugh appears to be a vote for the Supreme Court to consider cases involving the court’s landmark Heller decision, in which the justices said the Second Amendment includes the right to own a handgun inside the home for self-protection.
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Tennessee: White male 'gun nuts' are 'biggest terrorist organization on the planet,' Bredesen ally wrote online: report

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 08:28
A spokesman for a Democratic group that is supporting former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen in his run for a U.S. Senate seat referred to “white male” gun owners as "Murican gun nuts" in response to a Facebook post asking people to identify “the biggest terrorist organization on the planet,” according to a report.
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Kansas parade won't bar Kobach's replica gun

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 08:27
Organizers of a small-town Kansas parade decided Friday night that they won't stop Republican candidate Kris Kobach from having a replica machine gun on a jeep after initially objecting to a key symbol of his campaign for governor and support for gun rights.
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New York: Hit for voting against gun control bills, Molinaro says it's more important to get to the root of violence

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 08:26
Molinaro, speaking to reporters Friday at the state Capitol, said it’s more important to look at the root cause of the violence, such as a generational poverty, a failing education system, and what he deemed a decades-long dismantling of mental health services.
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Round Two: Gun Rights Groups Prevail (Again) in Second Challenge to Firearm Restrictions in Delaware’s State Parks, Forests

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 14:59
Gun rights groups, including the NRA’s Delaware affiliate, the Delaware State Sportsmen’s Association, scored an encore legal victory this week when the Superior Court of the State of Delaware invalidated parts of newly promulgated regulations imposed by the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) and the Delaware Department of Agriculture (DDA) on firearms in state parks and forests.
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Politics over Data: The Rhode Island Working Group

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:10
Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo convened a task force focused on “gun safety” last April, comprised predominantly of members drawn from “the judiciary, the Attorney General’s Office, state and local law enforcement agencies, gun violence prevention advocates, mental health advocates, public health experts, educators, and other community members, including affected families and youth.” A number of university professors are included in the ranks.
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Who’s BS’ing Now? Gonzalez Argues for Gun Confiscation but Insists She’s “Pro Second Amendment”

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:24
Gun control advocates are constantly looking for the right messenger to push an agenda that boils down to law-abiding Americans giving up their freedoms, their security, and their property without expectation of affecting the behavior of criminals. It’s a tough pitch, which is probably why it has always been difficult for its adherents to sustain any lasting intensity in the public debate.
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Jamie Lee Curtis “Proves” She is Not Anti-gun by Stating her Support for Banning Guns?!?!

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:21
Actors and actresses should generally stick to what they know best; repeating the lines others have written for them. Jamie Lee Curtis recently decided to try to explain, in her own words, how much she really supports the Second Amendment, but ended up showing how dependent she is on her screenwriters.
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Bloomberg Finds Home in Today’s Democratic Party

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:18
In what observers have pegged as a preparatory step for a presidential run in 2020, on October 10 billionaire gun control financier and former-New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg registered as a Democrat. Bloomberg ran as a Republican in his 2001 and 2005 mayoral campaigns. In 2009 Bloomberg ran for reelection as an independent. Despite having spent the better portion of the last two decades working to dismantle various freedoms guaranteed by the Bill of Rights, the would-be oligarch claimed he rejoined the Democrats to stand “as a bulwark against those who threaten our Constitution.”
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Montana: Judge rules in favor of Missoula ordinance that criminalizes private gun transfers

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:52
"The state respectfully disagrees with the court's ruling and maintains that Montana law does not allow cities to enact a patchwork of firearm regulations," Department of Justice spokesman John Barnes said.
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Nebraska: Gun-storage law would be ineffective, unconstitutional

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:51
A radical gun-control group, Lincoln-based Nebraskans Against Gun Violence (NAGV), is seeking to punish Lincoln’s honest hard-working gun owners for the acts of criminals.
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Pennsylvania: National gun control group pouring $500,000 into Gov. Tom Wolf's campaign

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:50
As part of its efforts to push gun control measures in statehouses across the country, the political arm of Everytown for Gun Safety announced Friday it will spend $500,000 in support of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf before the Nov. 6 midterms.
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Politics as the New Religion for Progressive Democrats

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 08:52
They may sign petitions on or follow the Facebook page of the U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke, even though they don’t live in Texas. Maybe they attended the Women’s March two years ago, or the March for Our Lives this spring.
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Former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg officially returns to the Democratic party

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 08:51
Bloomberg, 76, announced Wednesday that he had re-registered as a Democrat for the first time since leaving the party in 2001, in what some are interpreting as a sign that he may run for president under that party's banner in 2020.
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Showdown at the midterm corral

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 08:50
A flood of money from a few wealthy individuals who would like American freedom restricted is pouring into this midterm election.
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