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Mostly False: Important distinction lacking in actress’ tweet about gun sales in Texas

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:32
Federal law does require background checks when a firearm is sold or transferred by licensed gun dealers, importers, and manufacturers. That includes long guns.
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Left just can’t give up gun control, no matter how futile or dangerous

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:31
If anything can be said about our friends on the Left, it is this: No matter how lousy the idea they hatch, no matter how ridiculous or dangerous to our hard-won constitutional freedoms, they never give up.
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Lawmakers seek new legislation on fake guns

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:31
Connecticut lawmakers are pushing for new legislation to help distinguish fake guns from real guns.
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Indiana legislative staff face some limits on carrying guns

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:30
Hundreds of legislative employees can now carry handguns at the Indiana Statehouse and adjacent state office buildings, but with some limitations.
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California: Another Holiday Gift to Gun Owners — DOJ Proposes Regulation Regarding “Assault Weapon” Definitions

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 17:58
Today, November 22 — the day before Thanksgiving — the California Department of Justice officially notified the public of its intent to adopt a new regulation regarding the definitions of certain terms used to identify “assault weapons” under California law. If adopted, the regulation would take existing definitions of terms relating to “assault weapons” currently being challenged by NRA and CRPA in state court, and apply them to the identification of “assault weapons” pursuant to California law. 
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The American Indian foundation of American gun culture

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:48
It is widely agreed that the United States has an exceptional gun culture. Although Great Britain is America’s “mother country,” the two nations have very different arms cultures. Why so? Historically, two reasons were especially important in the early colonial period:
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S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson to Congress: Let Right-to-Carry permits cross state lines

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:47
South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson on Tuesday urged Congress to pass legislation that would make states recognize one another’s concealed weapon permits, arguing every citizen's right to self-defense is at risk without it.
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Standing Guard | More Americans Stand By The NRA As Liberal Elites Try To Foist Their Values On Everyone

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 07:31
The heart and soul of America is at stake.
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The Pittman-Robertson Act’s Support to Wildlife

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:47
It may be hard to believe today, but in the 1930s the sighting of even one whitetail deer was a notable event. Expansion of the U.S. population into game habitat areas and unregulated hunting led many populations of game species to plummet. Today, however, the nationwide deer population is nearly 32 million strong. Similar increases have taken place among many species, including ducks, wild turkeys, and other game birds and furbearers.  These wildlife successes, enjoyed by all Americans, are the direct result of decades of hard work and funding provided by the nation’s hunters and shooters.
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New York: Deadline approaches to re-up pistol permits

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:08
Those with New York pistol permits dating back prior to 2013 will soon have re-certify or face having their license automatically revoked.
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Lawmakers exhibit selective outrage when it comes to money in politics

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:07
For Democrats and their many stenographers in the mainstream media, money is the scourge of politics. Right up until it isn’t.
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This church has a warning for visitors: ‘WE ARE HEAVILY ARMED — The Pastors’

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 09:07
Senior Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne of the River at Tampa Bay Church posted a photo of the signs on his church doors: “WE ARE HEAVILY ARMED — ANY ATTEMPT WILL BE DEALT WITH DEADLY FORCE — YES WE ARE A CHURCH AND WE WILL PROTECT OUR PEOPLE.”
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Would-be burglar attempts a break-in. A gun-toting pastor is waiting for him.

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 08:26
According to WXIA-TV, a local pastor shot a 19-year-old man who was breaking into the pastor’s home — which he shares with his wife and three children — in the early hours of Thursday morning.
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Gun-toting homeowners thwart 2 burglaries, detain suspects

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 08:23
Two separate weekend incidents saw men accused of burglary enter local homes and be held at gunpoint by residents. 
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Chris Matthews diagnoses the Democratic Party’s ‘deplorables’ problem

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 07:57
“You make fun of people, you look down on them? They get the message. You call them 'deplorables'? They hear it. You bet they hear it. You say they cling to their guns and their religion? 'Oh yeah, I cling to my religion. Okay. I’m a little person, and you’re a big person. Thank you. I’ll be voting for the other guy this time.' "
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Uber driver shoots passenger after being attacked

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:30
A man was arrested after deputies say he attacked an Uber driver who ended up shooting him in self-defense Thursday night. 
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Bills would strip Attorney General Maura Healey's authority to regulate 'copycat' rifles

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:57
Last July, Healey decided to interpret the state's assault weapons ban, which covers copies of assault rifles, to apply to additional types of guns, which had not previously fallen under the ban. The move angered gun owners who had no notice of the change and questioned her interpretation.
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Michigan: State Board of Education divided on wading into Right-to-Carry in schools debate

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:57
An effort by Democrats on the State Board of Education to issue a statement critical of legislation that would allow concealed guns in schools was defeated this week, after the board's Republicans abstained from the vote.
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Pennsylvania: Auditor general plans review of Pennsylvania's gun laws

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:55
State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced Wednesday that his department will review how Pennsylvania implements its gun laws to see how the state can better protect its citizens.
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Gun Controllers Choose to Ignore Cases of Good Guys with Guns

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 14:37
Less than three hours after the tragedy at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) was looking to score political points. As is his custom, Murphy fired off a tweet admonishing his colleagues for their refusal to submit to the gun control lobby’s agenda. 
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