Oklahoma Looks Likely to Pass ‘Defensive Display’ Bill

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The vast majority of defensive firearm uses involve the defensive display of the firearm…without ever pulling the trigger. In some states, it’s illegal to display a gun for defensive purposes…

Representative John Lewis to Moms Demand Action: Sit Down to Stand Up!

John Lewis is the U.S. Representative for Georgia’s 5th congressional district. He’s held the seat for 30 years. Speaking at today’s anti-NRA rally by Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America,…

Shannon Watts and Her Moms Protest at (Well, Near) the NRA Convention

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Shannon Watts vowed that her Moms will not be silenced. Toward that end they’ve arrived in force in Atlanta, storming the Georgia World Congress Center and getting in the faces…

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Mediaite Slams The Blaze Gun Giveaway (Fake News!)

medialite.com is as anti-gun rights as any mainstream media outlet. Actually, more. As evidenced by their headline In Other News, TheBlaze is Now Seemingly Handing Out Free Guns. True story. The Blaze is…

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Cleveland Gun Control Laws Struck Down by Appeals Court

Back in 2014 the city of Cleveland proposed some strict new gun control regulations. It read like a gun control activist’s Christmas wish list, including things like a “gun offender registry”…

The Road to Atlanta: Gun Rights Progress in the Last 40 Years

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I drove to the NRA Meeting in Atlanta this week.  I had been visiting family in Dallas, Texas, so it was only 800 miles. On the way, I reflected on the…

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Statement From Springfield Armory CEO Dennis Reese Regarding IFMA’s Deal on Illinois Anti-Gun Legislation

Read our earlier post here on the deal cut today by the Illinois Firearms Manufacturers Association (IFMA). In exchange for dropping its opposition to SB-1657, IFMA secured a carve-out from the bill’s…

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Springfield Armory, Rock River Arms Trade Opposition to Illinois FFL Licensing Scheme for Carve-Out

Earlier today, the Illinois State Senate passed bill SB-1657 by a one-vote margin. While its prospects are still unsure in the House, if signed by Governor Bruce Rauner, the new…

D’oh! CA Law Requires ‘Assault Rifle’ Registration, but State Registration Web Site Doesn’t Work

This seems about right. It appears that the dedicated public servants running the glorious operation otherwise known as the California state government hired the same people to build their “assault…

Illinois Appellate Court Protects Second and Fourth Amendments

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Here’s a man bites dog lead: an Illinois appellate court has recently upheld the Fourth and Second Amendments, they did so rather apologetically. The events in question — regarding the search…

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Every Democrat Should Support the Right to Keep and Bear Arms. Oh Wait . . .

“Every Democrat, like every American, should support a woman’s right to make her own choices about her body and her health,” Democrat Party Chairman Thomas Perez announced in a statement last…

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Westerly, Rhode Island Upholds Concealed Carry in Schools – But Only Just

“As a parent of a Westerly school child, are you aware that although guns are not allowed in Rhode Island schools, there is an exception in our state law?” Nina…