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, […]

Top 3 ‘Must-Haves’ For Carrying Outside-the-Waistband

I carry outside-the-waistband (OWB). I find it the most comfortable way to carry a handgun and the best carry method for a quick, efficient draw. Obviously enough, it’s not the most discreet way to schlep a gat. Even those of us fortunate to live in open carry states still need that discretion; there are plenty of places that […]

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 […]

Question of the Day: NRA New York Times Attack Ad Says Nothing About Guns. What Does That Say About the NRA?

Donald Trump promised to get rid of “gun-free zones” on day one of his presidency. Yes, well, ditching Bush the Elder’s Gun Free School Zones Act requires an act of Congress. So we’ll give him a pass — for now. For now, President Trump has yet to take any specific action to restore Americans’ gun rights, or […]

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 […]