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August 13, 2004

Kerry Sharpens Aim on Gun Vote in Red States

Four years after Al Gore alienated gun owners with his tough talk and anti-gun record, this year`s Democrat presidential nominee has adopted a new strategy when it comes to firearms....
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August 13, 2004

This Is Reform?

You wanted campaign finance reform. You got campaign finance reform. McCain-Feingold promised to take the money out of politics. If you believed that, you deserve what you got.Read...
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August 13, 2004

Assembly Rejects Ban On Gun Sales At San Francisco`s Cow Palace

A proposed ban on gun shows at San Francisco`s state-owned Cow Palace failed to pass the state Assembly on Thursday, but backers will try again later this month.Read Original at: San...
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August 13, 2004

Kerry Looking For Votes Among Sportsmen Who Once Shunned Democrats

Four years ago, Democrats Al Gore and Bill Bradley argued the merits of licensing or registering gun owners and weapons, a debate that branded Gore as anti-gun. Now, Kerry leads Democrats...
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August 13, 2004

Kerry`s Cambodian Confusion

The Kerry campaign has acknowledged that John Kerry probably was not in Cambodia on Christmas 1968, contrary to the senator`s decades-old assertion. What are Americans to make of a...
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August 12, 2004

Cheney Says Kerry Lacks Convictions About Right And Wrong

Vice President Dick Cheney said Wednesday that Democratic Sen. John Kerry lacks "deeply held convictions about right and wrong" as he argued that voters would make a grave mistake if...
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August 12, 2004

Who Are The Real Gun Owners?

Firearms users often get an undeserving negative portrayal in the popular press and films. It`s time for the real story to be told. A new book and a DVD provide some much-needed balance.Read...
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August 12, 2004

New Terrorists On The Block

If you want to see the future of animal-rights/liberation (ARL) advocacy in America, you need only look across the pond to the United Kingdom. It isn`t a pretty picture. Increasingly,...
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August 12, 2004

Kerry Can`t Shoot Deer Or Stop Terror

"There`s a bumper sticker I see on a lot of Vermont cars these days: "BE PATRIOTIC – VOTE GEORGE BUSH OUT". The trouble is you can`t vote Bush out, you have to vote the other fellow...
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August 12, 2004

Close Reading, Open Mind

In "Recovering the Past," is a bright memoir that illuminates the craft of the historian and provides a spirited account of Forrest McDonald`s long-running battle against the unthinking...
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August 12, 2004

Unreality Activists

It`s official: The Left doesn`t believe that Islamic terrorism exists. According to the American Civil Liberties Union, terror watch lists are nothing more than the product of John...
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August 11, 2004

Book Torpedoes Kerry`s Strategy

John Kerry`s strategy of making his military service a centerpiece of his presidential campaign is under fire with the release of "Unfit for Command," which arrives in bookstores this...
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August 11, 2004

Strip Poker

It`s time for the U.N. to bare all and release its Oil-for-Food documents. A hallmark of the United Nations Oil-for-Food relief program in Iraq was secrecy, which served Saddam Hussein...
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August 11, 2004

Why Truth Matters

John Kerry has returned to Sept. 11, 2001, criticizing President Bush for remaining in an elementary school classroom 7 minutes after being told a plane had struck the second World...
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August 11, 2004

Hunt Groups Happy With Bush

Safari Club International and the National Wild Turkey Federation have voiced their strong support for President Bush`s conservation initiatives, announced last week in Le Sueur, Minn.Read...
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August 11, 2004

Unfit For Command?

"I stayed up late last night and read from cover to cover the book Unfit for Command-Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry," writes Tony Blankley. "An impartial reader would...
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August 11, 2004

Coors, Salazar Win Colorado Senate Primaries

The great-grandson of beer baron Adolph Coors handily won the Republican primary for Colorado`s U.S. Senate seat, triggering a face-off with the state`s Democratic attorney general...
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August 10, 2004

Who`s Constitution Is It Anyway?

Larry Kramer, dean of the Stanford Law School and a member of what he himself calls "the liberal academy," argues in "The People Themselves," that the men who wrote the Constitution...
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August 10, 2004

Bush Appeals To Minnesota Farmers

President Bush came to southern Minnesota August 4 to announce his support for an expanded federal conservation program. The crowd at a 300-acre farm near Le Sueur included local neighbors...
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August 10, 2004

Not Speaking Of One Achievement

President Bush`s single best argument for his re-election is one he can`t make: We have not been hit by terrorist attacks in our precious America since Sept. 11, 2001.Read Original...
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August 10, 2004

Judge Hears Minnesota Right-To-Carry Issue

Minnesota`s law enforcement agencies will lose a funding source if the state`s handgun permit law doesn`t remain in effect during the court fight over its constitutionality, the state...
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August 10, 2004

Move Over, Move On

Left-wing "hate Bush" groups just recently proudly announced they have raised some $75 million to run attack ads against President Bush in battleground states. A good chunk of these...
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August 9, 2004

The Gun-Law Sky Falling?

Chicken Little arrives every four years in a feather-ruffled flurry squawking about some kind of impending doom. This year she is incited to a level of hen-ish hysteria by the encroaching...
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August 9, 2004

Three Little Words

"At dinner in Paris a couple of years ago, I was asked about `this American sickness with guns.` I said, `Americans have guns, because a lot of Americans like having guns.` My host...
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August 9, 2004

Kill The Assault Rifle Ban? YES

"The 1994 semiautomatic or so-called assault weapons ban expires Sept. 13. The media drumbeat to reauthorize it has begun, and some politicians are dancing to the familiar tune, writes...
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August 9, 2004

Kerry & Guns

John Kerry, hunter, gun enthusiast, friend of sportsmen everywhere, is a man on the run from his record. That`s nothing we haven`t already seen from Sen. Kerry on any number of issues....
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August 9, 2004

New Law Protects Shooting Ranges From Nuisance Lawsuits

Under a new law signed by Gov. Ruth Ann Minner, the state`s existing outdoor shooting ranges can`t be sued by new suburban neighbors who are annoyed by gunfire. The law also prohibits...
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August 9, 2004

Liberals Gunning for “Assault” Weapons

The renewal of the assault weapons ban--instituted in 1994 and set to expire this fall--is the cause du jour for liberals. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Boston Globe, Los Angeles...
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August 9, 2004

Gun-Free America Still Aim Of Some

This campaign season, the Democrats seem to be throwing everything they can think of at George W. Bush to see what sticks. It doesn`t seem to matter if the charges are true or even...
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August 6, 2004

Bush Needs To Make It Clear

Just before closing shop until September, Senate Democrats began filibusters on four more circuit court nominees. The names and the faceless number (now 10) are ever less important...
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August 6, 2004

Guns And Deep Remorse In The Land Down Under

In reality, Australia does have a "statistical problem" with rising violent crime. So does Britain -- and both countries took unprecedented steps a few years back to not only regulate...
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