gun rights

Why States Are Backing Gun Rights

Bruce Parker, Daily Caller

The state-led movement to preserve the 2nd Amendment is good news. Combined with the hundreds of sheriffs nationwide who are refusing to enforce gun control out of loyalty to their constitutional oaths, a pushback by states has the power to end federal overreach — and perhaps end federal gun control altogether.

Why the Founders Gave Us the 2nd Amendment

Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., The Washington Times

Who would have believed America could ever reach a day in which our leaders would ignore the will of the people?

Liberty Voters: Send Them A Message – Vote Cuccinelli

Please forward this to your libertarian friends and contacts in Virginia. If you love liberty and want to send a message to Richmond and Washington that you want the power and intrusiveness of government curtailed there is only one candidate in the race for Governor of Virginia who may be relied upon to oppose the expansion of state power and to actually win fights for liberty, and that’s Ken Cuccinelli. 

Poll: Less Believe in Gun Control

Jacqueline Klimas, The Washington Times

The call for stricter gun control has waned since the Newtown, Conn., school shooting at the end of 2012, a Gallup poll released Friday found. The country now is split nearly evenly on whether gun control laws need to be stricter. 

Virginia Governor’s Debate: Terry McAuliffe – All Puppy, No Plan

The third and final debate between Ken Cuccinelli and Terry McAuliffe was a stark reminder of just what is at stake in the Virginia governor’s race – the liberty of Virginians protected by Ken Cuccinelli vs. a nanny state on steroids run by Terry McAuliffe and his cronies and enforced by an army of liberal bureaucrats in Richmond.

Dem Warns: TeaParty May Use Violence

Jeff Poor, Daily Caller

Rep. Alan Grayson doesn't think his fundraising email, containing a burning cross, went too far, citing the presence gun-toting Tea Partiers at presidential events

Bloomberg Gives Millions to TMac

By David Sherfinski, The Washington Times

Liberal Terry McAuliffe wants to severely restrict your 2nd Amendment rights. He now has the backing of Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun group (Independence USA PAC) to the tune of $1.1 million.

IL Law to Restrict Guns in Public

Awr Hawkins, Breitbart

In a bid to fight against criminal and gang possession of guns on the street, Illinois state rep. Mike Zalewski (D-21st Dist.) is set to propose legislation that basicly labels all firearm possession outside the home illegal.

Gov Leakers to Get A Firing Squad?

Kellan Howell, Washington Times

The Justice Department finds itself on the defensive after a training manual surfaced suggesting federal agents could face a firing squad for leaking government secrets.

Why the Heck was This Ship Unarmed? Ben Hart Reviews “Captain Phillips”

I give ‘Captain Phillips’ a “B-minus” grade as entertainment -- though the crew says the movie is a complete lie -- plus throughout the movie I kept wondering why there was not a single gun on the ship, not so much as a pistol.

Beware of Fake Gun Rights Orgs

Chris Cox, Exec. Director, NRA's Institute for Legislative Action, Daily Caller

There’s nothing new about elitist gun control supporters banding together to push their agendas. But the idea of attempting to conceal the anti-gun agenda behind a pro-gun façade has already been tried, repeatedly, and has always failed.

The U.N. Threat to the Second Amendment Becomes Real

Given Obama’s record of ignoring the Constitution, let alone the laws Congress passes, we urge you to call or e-mail your Senators (the Capitol switchboard is 1-866-220-0044) to demand that they vote "NO" on ratification and be vigilant against any Obama action to implement the UN Arms Trade Treaty through executive orders or other extra-constitutional means.

Palin: Gun Control Is Freedom Control

Sarah Palin, National Review Online

"Beware of politicians who exploit our emotions in an attempt to pass laws that even they admit wouldn’t have prevented the violence."

52 Felons Gained Access to Bases

Breitbart News Staff

A new Inspector Gen. report reveals that convicted felons have gained access to US military facilities on a regular basis. It states that, "the problems in vetting contractors were related to budget cuts."

Actor Politicizes Navy Yard Shooting

Christian Toto, Breitbart

It's a sad celebrity ritual. Tragedy strikes in the U.S., and a lib. actor uses Twitter to politicize it for their pet cause.

CO Anti-Gun Dems Kicked Out

Ross Kaminsky, American Spectator

Despite thousands of out-of-state dollars, including a reported $350,000 from Bloomberg, two Dem state senators John Morse and Angela Giron were recalled.

MD Gun Owners Privacy Shot

Emily Miller, Washington Times

Lib. MD Gov. O’Malley recently released the confidential info. of those applying for gun purchases. Some see this as a big step closer to a national gun registry.

MO GOP Biting Back at Lib Laws

Awr Hawkins, Breitbart

The GOP-led Missouri House Maj. Leader John Diehl (R) wants to override all of Gov. Nixon's (D) vetos, including ones on gun rights, tax cuts, and restrictions on unions.

CO Recall Election Turns Violent

Dana Loesch, Red State

Could the voilence against citizen journalists and activists outside of polling places ahead of Colorado’s recall be a big sign that Dems are scared? WIthout a doubt.

Gun Control Rally Turns Pro-Gun

MinuteMenNews.com Staff

Six members of Mayors Against Illegal Guns hosted a pro-gun control OH rally, but 50+ pro-gun supporters swiftly took over.