Quote of the Day: Firearms Training for School Personnel Means More ‘Gun Violence’

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“I have spoken to many women and moms in these rural schools and I haven’t heard one say ‘Well, we need to arm our school secretaries. They want better internet…

BREAKING: Florida Open Carry Dead?

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A TTAG reader who wishes to remain anonymous writes: I just got off the phone with Senator Greg Steube’s office. Tomorrow is the Judiciary Committee meeting. The open carry bill, SB…

Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: How I’d Rather Think of Schools

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“I’ve been a student. I have children who are students. I also own guns. And from my perspective, I’d rather think of schools as gun-free zones. There’s just no good…

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Daily Digest: Obama’s Gun Control Legacy, a Bankruptcy of Ideas, and a New York Catch-22

4 Years After Sandy Hook, Obama Leaves a Legacy of Little Progress on Gun Laws – “Four years ago today, the president had what must have been one of the…

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Springfield Armory Daily Digest: Expanding the Universe, Weaponized Tears, and Ultra-Deep Concealment

Everyone is welcome . . . Unexpected buyers flood post-election gun market – “Gun sales usually surge going into the holidays, but this year, experts expect a shift in buyer demographics….

Springfield Armory Daily Digest: The Clown Contingency, the Spousal Suspicion, and Fun Without Guns

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  What caliber for clown? Some Florida parents plan to arm themselves while going trick-or-treating over clown concerns – “Kimberly Kersey told Florida Today that she plans to carry a gun while…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: The Risk of Second Amendment Rights in Schools

“In school districts, it’s very politically driven and school district administrators get pressured by boards and communities to do one thing or the other, and that’s generally driven through the…

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Springfield Armory Daily Digest: Top Guns, Mouse Guns, and Campus Guns

Betcha can’t guess what number two is: Top Guns: What Americans Are Buying – “Gun sales are hitting the bullseye. Gun manufacturers, sports retailers, and even the FBI have noted a…

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Springfield Armory Daily Digest: Original Meaning, A Temporary Ban, and the Agony of Regret

Clinton’s Missed Opportunity on Guns – “Compared with the rest of the third presidential debate Wednesday night, the opening conversation about the Constitution was practically Lincoln-Douglas-like as the candidates answered questions and…

Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: Most Floridians Favor Armed Teachers and Staff in Schools

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When I was at the Gun Rights Policy conference in Florida last month, one of the presentations covered the FASTER (Faculty/Administrator Safety Training & Emergency Response) program in Ohio. The…

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Guns On Campus: LBGT Students in Houston Fear The Bogeyman

Those who dislike guns and oppose gun rights often base their antipathy upon fears and emotions, not facts or logic. True to form, a group of LBGT students at the University of…

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University of Central Florida Police Chief Richard Beary: Why I Oppose Campus Carry

From a securityinfowatch.com interview with University of Central Florida Police Chief Richard Beary: To get a concealed weapons permit in the State of Florida, all you have to do is go to…