gun rights

This Is How You Disarm America (But Only The Law-Abiding Part)

Caleb Howe, RedState

Obama has set the precedent for executive action on guns. The Ninth Circuit has ruled that your right isn't really a right at all. The gun manufacturers and the NRA are openly targeted for government retribution. The Supreme Court is going to have a new face. And the propaganda machine has never been more active. Add that up.

Gun Owners, Hillary Will Soon Say ‘If You Like Your Guns You Can Keep Your Guns’

Jorge Amselle, Daily Caller

Is Hillary, the corrupt, secretive, power hungry, conniving political animal that she is, telling her supporters the truth when she says that enacting gun control will be her top priority? Or is this simply pillow talk for the gun haters and when push comes to shove she will just go through the motions and not be willing to expend the political capital necessary for any real change?

Poll: Over 90% of shooters, anglers, plan to vote

Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner

The 67 million Americans who hunt, shoot and fish are preparing to vote in record numbers in November, potentially giving them the key to the election. A new survey provided to Secrets shows that 94 percent of anglers and 92 percent of shooters are planning to vote, and picking someone who is friendly to their hobbies is a top priority.

Cruz In GOP Debate: Obama, Hillary United to Take Away Guns

AWR Hawkins, Breitbart

Presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz responded to moderator Neil Cavuto’s question on Obama and gun confiscation by pointing out that Obama demonstrated he was angling to take away guns from the moment he entered the White House.

Obama Throws Down The Gauntlet: GOP Leaders Pre-Surrender

Republican leaders will talk a good game for the next year, but don’t expect Obama to leave office with his agenda unfinished, because, as we explain here, Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell have already “pre-surrendered.”

Fed Up PAC Poll: Obama Inspires No Confidence in War Against Islamist Terrorists

Obama’s refusal to recognize that radical Islamic beliefs are the source of the terrorist threat was a concern for the overwhelming majority, with 94% saying it was important for the President to acknowledge this truth.  Only 5% expressed confidence in the Department of Homeland Security.

It’s Time To Call BS on Texas GOP Rep. John Culberson

This is going to play out exactly the same way Rep. Culberson’s cynical lies about stopping Obama's executive amnesty played out. Culberson will bluster, he will threaten, he may even hold a hearing or two, but absolutely nothing Obama does on guns is going to change because Culberson has already funded everything Obama plans to do right through September 2016. Please sign our open letter to Capitol Hill Republican leaders, tell them "If you won't stand with us to defend our Second Amendment rights, why should we stand with you on Election Day?"

Report From Real America: “Damn Obama, every time he goes on TV we sell out of ammo…”

“They say they’re buying because they don’t feel like the government is protecting us,” said the owner of a gun shop in Tennessee. “That’s a theme I didn’t use to hear.”

Thank Paul Ryan For Obama’s Gun Grab

When the details and the text of Obama’s gun grab become public don’t blame Obama – blame Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell and the spineless Capitol Hill Republicans who elected them, passed the Omnibus, and empowered Obama to spend his last year in office attacking constitutional liberty, stripping you of your rights and fundamentally changing America. Click the link to sign our open letter to Capitol Hill Republicans, tell Ryan and McConnell "If you won't stand with us to defend our Second Amendment rights, why should we stand with you on Election Day?"

Jeb Bush Says He Is Okay Taking Away Guns Without Due Process

Erick Erickson, Erickontheradio.com

The second amendment is a personal right and Bush would be willing to curtail that right without a due process hearing. That would be a pretty big incursion against our second amendment liberties. Denying someone the right to purchase a gun without due process is a really big deal.

Maryland Continues to Lead Anti-Gun Jihad

Bob Barr, TownHall

Rather than surrender this precious right to the bullies in gov't who twist & contort their authority in pursuit of a political agenda, we should take the fight to the courts and the voting booth. Out-of-state travelers can refuse to give MD revenue by avoiding the state altogether.

Senate Confirms Surgeon Gen. Despite Objection of NRA

Sarah Ferris, The Hill

Dr. Vivek Murthy was approved 51-43 as the nation’s top doctor despite opposition from the GOP for his support of gun control & ObamaCare. Three Dems voted against him, while Sen. Mark Kirk (Ill.) was the only Repub. to vote in favor.

Dem McAuliffe to Push New Gun Restrictions

Jenna Portnoy, Washington Post

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) on Monday will call for a package of gun restrictions, including a renewal of the state’s one-a-month limit on handgun purchases and a requirement that private vendors at gun shows perform background checks. 

Pew Poll: Support for Gun Rights Exceeds Gun Control

Kendall Breitman, Politico

For the first time in over 20 years, Americans support gun rights more than gun control. In a new Pew Research poll, 52% are in support of the protection of gun rights and 46% support gun control.

Christie Vetoes Bill Limiting Ammo Limits

Matt Friedman, The Star-Ledger

Gov. Chris Christie today vetoed a gun control bill that would have reduced the permitted size of ammunition magazines, saying it would do nothing to reduce gun violence.

The Democratic Assault on the First Amendment

Sen. Ted Cruz, Wall Street Journal

Congress has too much power already; it should not have the power to silence citizens.

House Takes Action on Gun Checks

Cristina Marcos, The Hill

The House approved an additional $19.5 million in funding for background checks. The vote represents one of the most significant legislative actions taken by the House on guns since the 2012 school shooting in Newtown, Conn.

Targeted? Gun Sellers Say 'High Risk' Label From Feds Restricts Business

Kelly Riddell, Washington Times

Gun retailers say the Obama administration is trying to put them out of business with regulations and investigations that bypass Congress and choke off their lines of credit, freeze their assets and prohibit online sales.

Sarah Palin: ‘If You Control Arms, You Control the People’

Richard Berkow, Biz Pac Review

At a NRA rally Sat. in Indianapolis, Palin ridiculed Obama for slashing the military budget and showing weakness abroad. She skewered Joe Biden for telling his wife to fire warning shots in the air if she’s attacked. And she bashed Eric Holder for suggesting that all gun permit holders wear ID bracelets.

NRA to Mark a Year of Victories at Convention

David Sherfinski, The Washington Times

The nation’s most powerful gun rights group is gathering in this heartland city this weekend in an upbeat mood, with NRA members and attendees at the group’s annual meetings emboldened by a slew of policy victories and ready to press for more.