gun sales

‘Expanded Background Checks’ A Fake Solution To Mass Shootings

Expanding background checks would not have prevented a single mass public shooter in recent history from obtaining firearms. Would-be mass public shooters rarely have disqualifying criminal or mental health histories—meaning, they often can and do pass background checks when legally purchasing their firearms.

Ohio State Representative Candice Keller Was Right

In the wake of the Dayton, Ohio mass murder Ohio state Representative Candice Keller put up a Facebook post that has provoked fury from establishment Republicans and liberal Democrats alike, primarily because what she said was so undeniably true.

Bozell: Public Officals Should Boycott CNN El Paso Town Hall

CNN has announced that Chris Cuomo will host a townhall event tonight, which is being billed as America Under Assault: The Gun Crisis. Due to CNN's blatant bias on the issue, our friend L. Brent Bozell, III, Founder and President of the Media Research Center, quickly called upon public officials to boycott tonight’s townhall in El Paso, Texas.

What Democrats Really Mean When They Attack ‘White Nationalism’

When the Left demands that President Trump or other Republican politicians denounce “white nationalism” remember, in their ideological language they are not talking about skinheads, Neo-Nazis, Klansmen and the like, they are talking about the American societal core of capitalism, free markets, limited government and American traditional culture and values.

Five Lessons From The Weekend’s Mass Killings

When the inevitable gun ban and gun confiscation bills are introduced, and when the politicians decry “gun violence,” don’t apologize or feel guilty if your initial thought when you heard the news of the mass killings in El Paso and Dayton was “I should buy a gun.” You were right.

Boom: Record 27 million guns bought in 2016

Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner

Driven by terror threats and a potential Hillary Clinton administration, sales of guns in America soared to record levels in 2016, according to the FBI. Just released FBI background check numbers, which roughly equate gun sales, totaled some 27,538,673, 4 million more than in 2015 and nearly double the number in President Obama's first year.

Arms industry on edge, urges election eve gun purchases

Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner

With Election Day nearing, the 162-store Gander Mountain chain has launched a huge "Election Sale" on firearms, promoting the industry's bid to keep Hillary Rodham Clinton and other anti-gun Democrats from office.

As Gun Grabbing Fever Grips Dems, AR-15 Sales Go BALLISTIC

Caleb Howe, RedState

When politicians talk about taking away guns, the American people respond with dollars. Across all sorts of demographics. The fact is, we mean to defend ourselves. Whether from ISIS terrorists from abroad, or nannies here at home.

Obama’s Agenda Backfires, 2013 Gun Sales Soared

Emily Miller, Washington Times

The FBI reported that it performed an astounding 21,093,273 background checks for the year ending Dec. 31, which is 8% higher than 2012. It was also a huge year for gun sales leading up to the election.