National Reciprocity: 45 Weeks and Counting. Where’s Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell?

Texas Republican Senator John Cornyn introduced the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 some 45 weeks ago. Three-hundred-and-twenty-three days have passed since the introduction of Senate Bill 446 on March 1, 2017. Nothing. You can thank Kentucky Republican and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . . . Sen. McConnell campaigned heavily on a pro […]

NRA 2018 Board Candidate Adam Kraut to Marion Hammer: I Am Not the Enemy of Firearms Freedom

NRA Board Member candidate Adam Kraut writes: Yesterday, I became aware of Marion Hammer’s commentary on the 2018 NRA Board Election. After reading the editorial, it was clear that she believes I am the “enemy”. For those wondering how that conclusion was drawn, allow me to explain. Marion states “…some of the candidates on this year’s ballot […]

The Heckler & Koch SLB 2000: Obscure Object of Desire

At the start of the 21st Century, Heckler & Koch introduced a new commercial hunting and target rifle to the shooting world. The Selbstladebüchse 2000; otherwise known and marketed as the SLB 2000 . . . H&K designed the rifle from the ground up to be a modular platform; users could swap barrels, accessories, and chamberings […]

Florida GOP Firing Legislative Blanks – Will 2018 Be a Repeat of 2017’s Defeat?

While Florida’s sixty-day regular legislative session won’t begin until January 9 the honorable Senator from Florida’s 23rd District, Greg Steube (R), has again introduced an open carry bill (SB 148) and a number of other pro-Second Amendment measures. In a GOP-controlled state, prospects for the bills should be good. But already there’s trouble brewing in […]

Did Massachusetts FFL The Gun Parlor Help the Mainstream Media Demonize Online Ammo Sales?

According to members of NorthEastShooters.com, Justin Gabriel, owner of The Gun Parlor collaborated with WCVB 5 News in taking out an ammunition mail order competitor. Apparently, the Massachusetts FFL shut down his store and range to give WCVB 5 News a set and props for their hit piece on online ammunition orders. A member on NES stated: They allowed themselves […]