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Posts Tagged ‘gun control’

The Mexican Gun Control Model


Rather than focusing on the real problems Mexico faces with gang violence, criminal activity and law enforcement, the anti-gun website “The Trace,” recently blamed U.S. firearms retailers for the region’s struggles. Far from being news (or accurate), we hear time and time again that a significant percentage of the firearms misused by the drug cartels […]



$25 Million More to Anti-Gun Group will Fund a Lot of Astroturf


Everytown for Gun Safety and its billionaire founder and funder, Michael Bloomberg, recently have pledged to spend $25 million on anti-gun efforts.



Memo to Gov. Hickenlooper: Help Colorado Economy by Reversing Some Gun-Control Policies


Colorado could benefit by scrapping the gun control policies that have already cost the state millions of dollars in revenue.



Gun Control Activists Rush to Download Data for Biased Reports


President’s Trump ascension to the White House has sent shock waves rippling through anti-gun groups. The activists that seek to undermine the Second Amendment rights of Americans and put the firearms and ammunition industry out of business see the new administration as a threat to their goals.



The Usual Suspects are Shouting about Suppressors Instead of Listening to the Facts


Gun control advocates want to make sure their latest attack on suppressors is heard loud and clear. They now claim the sound of gunfire actually is a safety feature.



Poll Shows Three-Quarters of Law Enforcement Officers Support Gun Rights


A recent Pew Research Center survey found that law enforcement officers overwhelmingly say it is more important to protect the rights of Americans to own guns than it is to control gun ownership. By a margin of 3-1, officers supported rights over gun control (74 percent to 25 percent).



Washington Post Misses the Mark: Gun Control was No Win for Democrats in 2016


The Washington Post’s recent choice to list “gun control” among state political battles won by Democrats in 2016 is laughable — and completely off the mark.



Active Shooter? Biased Media


The shots fired at Ohio State University came from the Ohio State police officer who was responding to a report of a gas leak when he came upon the horrific scene of a knife-wielding attacker [or an attacker wielding a butcher knife], who expressed terrorist sympathies on-line.



NSSF Issues Post-Election Day 2016 Statement


The American people have spoken. We have elected a president who has pledged to protect our Constitutional rights and a majority of both houses of Congress that will work to ensure that our individual right to keep and bear arms will be preserved.



This Election, Make Your Vote a #GUNVOTE!


Election Day is next week and your #GUNVOTE is more critical than ever. We're asking all voters to visit GUNVOTE.org to be informed on candidates’ positions.



Second Presidential Debate: What you Heard, Didn’t Hear, but What a Leaked Email Confirms


Hillary Clinton’s brief response to a question on Supreme Court nominations during Sunday night’s presidential town hall style debate were enough for her political base to hear that she had checked the box for more gun control.



Would Hillary Clinton Support Australian Style Gun Confiscation?


Hillary Clinton has said publicly that she sees Australia’s gun confiscation as a successful model that should be considered in the United States. But Victoria, Australia Parliament Member Jeff Bourman describes his country’s firearm confiscation program as wasteful and ineffective and explains why Americans should remain alert to attacks on their Second Amendment rights.



NSSF Responds to Harvard, Northeastern University Survey Coverage


Our experience tells us that it is impossible that just 3 percent of gun owners would hold 50 percent of the guns in America.



What you Find When You Unpack Mrs. Clinton’s ‘Basket’


We believe Mrs. Clinton would gladly place "gun owners" into her "basket of deplorables."



Hillary Clinton Wrongly Blames (a Few) Gun Stores


Facts are not stopping Hillary Clinton from misrepresentation and vilification in pursuit of her gun-control agenda and playing to her political base.



Memo to Mrs. Clinton: More Americans Support Second Amendment; Believe Gun ownership Protects, Not Endangers


A new poll by the Pew Research Center, “Opinions on Gun Policy and the 2016 Campaign,” shows Americans’ increased support for gun ownership.



Hollywood’s Hypocrisy on Guns


What do rogue government assassin Jason Bourne and elite hitman Deadshot have in common? The actors who portray these characters in their respective current Hollywood films are hypocritically anti-gun.



House Democrats ‘Sit-in’ Fund-Raising Draws Ethics Complaint


An official ethics complaint has been filed against the Democrats for sending out fundraising emails using images of their “sit-in.”



VIDEO: Semi-automatic AR-15 is a ‘Weapon of War’? – #GUNVOTE


Fact is, the AR-15 is a semi-automatic civilian rifle and NOT a "Weapon of War." Arm yourself with the facts.



Conn. Is in Tough Fiscal Shape, but Gov. Malloy Always Has Time for Anti-Gun Politics


Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy always seems to find the time to for gun control politics and gestures.