DATE: June 26, 2015
TO: USF & NRA Members and Friends
FROM: Marion P. Hammer
USF Executive Director
NRA Past President
Stealing from children is pretty low, and when range officers on a state owned shooting range steal brass intended to be used to help fund Florida's Youth Hunting Program it's really low. Once brass is dumped into the recycle barrel -- it's a donation and it becomes the property of the state and the Florida Youth Hunting Program for which it was intended. Read the June 24, story,EXCLUSIVE: State gun range officials pocketed funds from spent brass sales meant for charity, that Lee Williams, a reporter with the Sarasota Herald Tribune (who is also a shooter and Second Amendment supporter) uncovered.