BREAKING: Virginia Senate Committee Votes to Postpone ‘Assault Weapon’ Ban Bill Consideration Until 2021 Session

TTAG contributor and Patriot Picket founder Jeff Hulbert is in Richmond this morning and in the room with the Senate Judiciary Committee. The reason for all the attention is the committee taking up the Senate version of HB 961, the much-reviled “assault weapons” sales ban bill that would also ban “high capacity” magazines and end […]

Thai Soldier Killed 26, Wounded 57 in Mall Rampage

Yesterday a Thai soldier murdered his commanding officer, shot other soldiers, then stole guns and a vehicle and went on a shooting spree in the northern Thailand city of Nakhon Ratchasima. He holed up in a shopping center for hours before finally being taken out by Thai special forces. Here’s the Associated Press’s report . […]

‘Criminal Justice Reform’ Traced to Seven Horrific Chicago Crimes in the Last 60 Days

An 18-year-old felon (pictured above) out on $200 bail for attacking police officers (allegedly) shot his Michigan State University girlfriend in the face with a handgun, killing her. Cops say another man also free on $200 bail emptied his illegally possessed revolver into another man, killing him. Then there’s the 19-year-old out on $500 for […]

Virginia Democrats Advance Bill to Ban Sale of ‘Assault Weapons,’ Suppressors, Mandate ‘High Cap’ Magazine Destruction

The Virginia House Public Safety Committee passed HB961 today in a hearing room that was packed with gun rights supporters…until they were ejected. As the AP reports . . . A state House committee on Friday advanced legislation backed by Gov. Ralph Northam to ban the sale of certain semiautomatic firearms, including popular AR-15 style […]