Kentucky Constitutional Carry Back in the Running

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A week ago, the Kentucky Senate pulled a bill for permitless or Constitutional carry. Pols claimed they didn’t have the votes; the Republican leadership didn’t want to risk a loss. Senate bill…

Iowa House Introduces Omnibus Gun Law Reform Bill

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Iowa House Study Bill 133 is an omnibus weapons law reform bill. The authors of the bill appear to have searched through various weapons laws enacted in the United States in…

SilencerCo’s CEO Josh Waldron on the Suppressor Export Act

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Suppressors are currently under the jurisdiction of the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC). That means suppressors may not be sold to individuals overseas, only to approved governments. Suppressors aren’t…

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Montana Governor Bullock Vetoes Constitutional Carry…Again

Governor Steve Bullock (D) of Montana has vetoed constitutional carry again. The bill, HB 262 was struck down on Thursday afternoon. In an nbcmontana.com article, Governor Bullock stated that individuals can’t be trusted…

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Campus Carry Compromise Considered in Arkansas

The campus carry bill being debated in the Arkansas legislature has undergone a considerable evolution. It started as HB 1249, a bill requiring campus administrators to allow staff with a…

Domestic Violence: More Guns, Less Injury

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A new study shows that only 17 of 35,413 domestic violence incidents resulted in a gunshot wound. The study was based on police reports collected in Philadelphia in 2013. From psychcentral.com:…

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New Hampshire: Governor Sununu Signs Constitutional Carry Bill Into Law

Governor Chris Sununu has just signed SB12, the “permitless” or Constitutional carry bill for New Hampshire in a signing ceremony this morning. From Governor Sununu’s facebook page: Signing #SB12 into law…

States Rolling Back Electronic Weapons Bans

Howard County, Maryland has introduced an emergency bill to remove the current ban on electronic weapons. The bill is in response to a lawsuit challenging the ban as violating the…

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Montana Governor Set to Torpedo Constitutional Carry: Third Time Unlucky

Montana has “permitless” or Constitutional Carry for areas outside of city and town limits, which accounts for more than 99 percent of the state. Bills to extend Constitutional Carry to the…

Weingarten: NRA Ballot Amendment Will Diminish Members’ Power

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I’ve been pleased with the direction the NRA has taken in the last decade. As an organization, they’re more protective of our rights than they were in the 1980’s and…

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.22 Availability Up, Prices Down

I’ve been monitoring the local WalMart to see if the .22 bubble shows any sign of deflating. I haven’t seen any .22 long rifle for months. This afternoon was different….

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Hearing Protection Act’s Not A Done Deal: SilencerCo CEO Josh Waldron

Josh Waldron (above) is the CEO of SilencerCo. As you’d expect, Mr. Waldron was instrumental in getting the Hearing Protection Act (HPA) introduced into Congress. Speaking with TTAG, the founder of the American…