Competitors Not Admitted: NRA Bans USCCA from Next Week’s Annual Meeting

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In the following press release just sent out by the United States Concealed Carry Association, USCCA boss Tim Schmidt says he’s perplexed by the NRA’s move to ban his organization…

USSOCOM Seeking 3-Caliber Advanced Sniper Rifle (ASR)

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The U.S. Special Operations Command is “seeking sources” for a commercial sniper rifle system that can switch between three specific calibers, is suppressor-compatible, and meets certain size, weight, and accuracy…

Knife Company Sues Blogger…TTAG Next?

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If you’re not a dyed in the wool knife knut, this will probably seem awfully inside baseball to you. One knife company virtually duplicating the design of another company’s blade…

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Illinois Gun Dealer Licensing & Gun Rationing Up For a Vote

The Illinois Senate will vote this next week on SB1657, a bill that would license gun dealers in Illinois and ration gun owners to nine firearm transfers per year. Yes,…

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Requiring CCW for Employees: A Smart Move

In a recent defensive gun use story from Cleveland, Ohio, a man said that he had a concealed carry permit because his past employer required it. From cleveland.com: He said…

NRA-ILA: What ‘Trump Slump’? Gun Sales Up!

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The NRA-ILA writes [via ammoland.com]: We’ve covered – and debunked – the claims that firearms sales are significantly declining under the Trump Administration. The latest FBI report on NICS checks…

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Missouri House Committee Hears Testimony on Gun-Free Zone Liability Bill

Missouri House Bill 96 is the kind of tort reform that gun owners could get behind. Stealing an idea suggested by Prof. Glenn Reynolds at the NRA convention in 2015,…

YouTube Ad Policy Killing Gun Channels?

According to TFB TV, YouTube is now classifying all gun-related content as “age restricted.” Producers of gun-related content can no longer monetize their video through YouTube’s ad generation engine. The…

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Delta’s New Checked Baggage Firearm Policy Has Nothing to Do With Safety

As some of you may know, I am a hybrid firearm/aviation enthusiast and recently TTAG ran a story about Delta’s changes in their firearm transportation policy. So I did a…

The New ‘Easy’: Black Rifle Coffee’s ISIS Button

The folks at Black Rifle Coffee Company do more than just coffee and neat coffee mugs. When Starbucks recently pledged to hire 10,000 refugees, BRCC matched that pledge. Only instead…

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Colt Competition Goes Out of Business – First of Many?

Last year, Colt Competition manufactured and sold some forty thousand AR-15s. When Donald Trump was elected, sales dropped like a stone. The gunmaker has been struggling to sell 500 rifles per month…

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The Truth About the Gun Sales ‘Trump Slump’

“In the gun industry, politics and fear matter,” NPR reports. “And they matter a lot. Over the last two years, there was plenty of both to go around amid terror…