Devin Kelley Passed Background Check When Buying AR, Killed Himself After High Speed Chase

“Devin Patrick Kelley, the 26-year-old suspect in the attack on a Texas Baptist Church in which 26 people were killed and 20 wounded, is believed to have killed himself following a high-speed chase, Wilson County Sheriff Joe Tackitt told CBS News on Monday.” As we mentioned earlier, the first responders outside the Sutherland Springs First […]

First They Came for the Bump Fire Stocks. Then They Came for “Military-Grade Night Vision Gear.” Then . . .

When a reporter asked California Congresswoman (and former concealed carry licensee) Nancy Pelosi if her bump fire stock ban bill was a slippery slope to great gun control, she replied “I certainly hope so.” As the feds continue to wrangle over bump fire stocks, the Huffington Post is eagerly waiting for some new gun control slope […]

IMI Systems Quote of the Day: Behold, a Pro-2A Gun Control Bill – Enter to Win 1000 Rounds of IMI 9mm Ammo

“This is an anti-criminal, pro-Second Amendment bill. Background checks are the first line of defense in our efforts to keep guns from criminals, domestic abusers and the dangerously mentally ill. The American people have had enough of thoughts and prayers. They want leaders to act. Congress should immediately take up and pass our bipartisan bill […]

Massachusetts Enacts Bump Fire Stock Ban: Possible Life Imprisonment for Simple Possession

“Massachusetts became the first state to enact a ban on bump stocks following the mass shooting at a Las Vegas music festival,” reports. “Republican Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito signed the bill Friday in her capacity as acting governor because Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is on vacation in California.” The bill’s penalties are beyond harsh […]

National Shooting Sports Foundation to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel: Don’t Blame Gun Dealers for Chicago Crime Wave

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, today issued the following statement [via]. Gun Trace Report 2017 issued at the direction of the Chicago Mayor’s Office outlines a comprehensive public safety strategy, certain elements of which the firearms industry would endorse including increasing the number of […]

Evidence Trumps Agitprop for Some Anti-Gunners

By the Canadian Shooting Sports Association via U.S. anti-gun writer Leah Libresco took a radical approach. She researched the effectiveness of gun control laws in the United States. What she discovered caused a 180-degree shift in her stance on gun control. She analyzed 33,000 deaths caused by firearms over a three-month period. When her […]

Gun Control Advocates Rebrand. Again. Still.

Never interrupt your enemy when they’re making a mistake. So please, gun control advocates, feel free to rename yourselves. Yet again. Although I have to say I’ll miss “gun safety advocate.” Because armed Americans can’t hear the words “gun safety” enough. As for the term’s failed replacement — “gun reform advocate” — I liked that […]