Daily Digest: NRA-ILA on Cornyn’s Bill, Shooting at Pipelines and Sleeping with Guns in New Jersey

Fairfax is on board with Cornyn’s bill . . . NRA Backs Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill in U.S. Senate – “On behalf of its five-million members, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today applauded the introduction of S. 446, The Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, sponsored by Senator John Cornyn (TX). ‘The […]

Winchester Awarded MHS Ammo Supplier Contract

As you certainly know by now, SIG SAUER won the Army’s Modular Handgun System (MHS) contract with a version of their P320. TTAG regularly reminded readers that the MHS contract wasn’t only about a pistol, it was about a pistol system that included suppressors (plus relevant parts like threaded barrels and tall sights) and ammunition, […]

French Police Sniper Shoots Himself in the Foot During French Prez’s Speech: Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day

“A police sniper has accidentally fired a pistol during a speech by French President Francois Hollande – wounding himself and a waiter,” the sun.co.uk reports. “The bizarre accident happened in Villognon, western France, as the head of state opened the new high-speed train line between Paris and Bordeaux.” Needless to say, there was a bit of post-ND […]

Gun Review: Beretta APX Full-Size Striker Fired Pistol

SIG SAUER set the standard for modularity with their P320. Not to be outdone — although they were for the Army’s MHS contract — Beretta has released their first-ever full-size striker-fired pistol: the APX. Like the P320, the Beretta’s APX has an internal serialized chassis that accommodates different external frames of various colors and sizes. Has Beretta […]