Category Archives: Gun Control

North Texas lawmaker aims to get rid of gun-free zones

Representative Drew Springer, R-Muenster,  TX, has authored a bill – laid out Tuesday before a House committee – that will lift most restrictions on where the state’s nearly 826,000 concealed handgun license holders can carry their pistols.  Details here…

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Another Ammo Plan Being Pushed

 This from the NRA-ILA… You didn’t need a crystal ball to see this one coming. On Monday, a week after the BATFE withdrew its plan to ban M855 as “armor-piercing ammunition,” U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) announced that he intends … Continue reading

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Bill would shut Michigan open-carry gun loophole

A bill to prevent open carry in gun-free zones would allow concealed carry with proper training is in the works.   Details here…

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Is gun ownership really down in America?

John Lott lays out the facts about trends in America relative to gun ownerships in this Fox News piece here…

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CCRKBA Blasts Anti-Gun Dems for “Pouring Gas on Grassroots”

BELLEVUE, WA – Anti-gun Capitol Hill Democrats just couldn’t resist further provoking the nation’s law-abiding gun owners with yesterday’s renewed push to ban ammunition even after the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives had temporarily stepped back from such … Continue reading

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Potterfields Donate $100K to NRA After M855/SS109 Decision and Issue Two Twenty Three Challenge

Larry and Brenda Potterfield, owners of MidwayUSA, will make a $100,000 donation to the NRA/ILA National Endowment for the Protection of the Second Amendment. The donation is being made in honor of NRA/ILA’s hard work in rallying NRA members and … Continue reading

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CCRKBA to ATF Director: “Step Down or Be Dismissed”

BELLEVUE, WA – In the wake of what can only be called a colossal blunder by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in its effort to ban popular rifle ammunition, ignoring the fact that the round was exempted … Continue reading

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ATF Rectreats, Will Not Move Forward on M855 Ammo Ban

Thank you for your interest in ATF’s proposed framework for determining whether certain projectiles are “primarily intended for sporting purposes” within the meaning of 18 U.S.C. 921(a)(17)(C). The informal comment period will close on Monday, March 16, 2015. ATF has … Continue reading

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SAF Launches National Media Effort To Battle Obama Gun Control

BELLEVUE, WA – The Second Amendment Foundation yesterday launched a nationwide television and radio effort to prevent President Barack Obama from using executive action to erode the right to keep and bear arms, which is the embodiment of a current … Continue reading

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California Gun Dealers Fire Back at AG With First Amendment Lawsuit

SACRAMENTO, CA — A number of California firearm retailers are firing back in a federal civil rights lawsuit against Attorney General Kamala Harris and the State’s Department of Justice. The case was filed last November after the DOJ cited a … Continue reading

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