“Pro-gun” Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Turns on Second Amendment Supporters, Sides With Anti-Gun Lobby
|Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick uses his political website to claim he is “leading the fight for life and liberty in Texas, including … standing up for the Second Amendment.” He also proudly notes his prior NRA endorsement. But when it comes to the right to keep and bear arms, Dan Patrick is showing himself to be all hat and no cattle. On Friday, for example, he appeared on Fox Newsto promote a federal mandate for expanded background checks. In doing so, he exposed himself as not just unprincipled on the Second Amendment, but ill-informed as well.|
San Francisco Board of Supervisors Declares NRA a “Domestic Terrorist Organization”
|On September 3, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a resolution, “declaring that the National Rifle Association is a domestic terrorist organization and urging other cities, states, and the federal government to do the same.”The resolution was sponsored by District 2 Supervisor Catherine Stefani, who is described on the city’s website as a former prosecutor and “a leader and spokesperson for Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.”|
Walmart Clamps Down on Firearm and Ammunition Sales
|One of America’s largest big box retailers and a significant purveyor of firearms and ammunition is yielding to anti-gun hysteria by calling for action on gun control and adding extra-legal policies to its firearm and ammunition sales. Way to act like Dick’s, Walmart.|
Progressively More Mindless on Gun Control
|It’s hard to imagine that Joe Biden could outdo himself with a gun control proposal even more absurd than his DNA-activated smart gun, but our imagination is apparently more constrained by truth and facts than that of the former vice president.|
Groovy: Former NY Times Editor Wants to Return to 1960 Gun Laws
|Proving once again that ignorance is no bar to publication in the U.S. legacy press, former executive editor of the New York Times Howell Raines has offered his inane take on the current gun control debate in a piece for the Washington Post. According to the gun-control supporting newspaperman, the key to solving the political stalemate over firearms is to “revert to the gun laws that prevailed in the United States around 1960.” Raines claimed such a move would “break the maniacal hold of the National Rifle Association on the nation’s recreational shooters, not to mention Congress.”|
Join NRA-ILA at the 2019 "Firearms Law & The Second Amendment Symposium"
|Join NRA-ILA for the annual 2019 NRA-ILA Firearms Law & The Second Amendment Symposium on Saturday, October 5th, at the Doubletree by Hilton Richmond-Midlothian. RSVP is required.Focusing on recent developments in our nation’s courts and legislatures regarding the Second Amendment, speakers will discuss a variety of topics among multiple panels. The Symposium will feature top Second Amendment attorneys covering topics that range from recent, critical court decisions, federal and state level updates, as well as legal practice and legislative updates on both defending and advancing gun owners' civil rights in Virginia and nationwide.|
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors declared NRA a ‘domestic terrorist organization.’
NRA's 5 Million Members are police officers, firefighters, nurses, teachers, construction workers, stay-at-home moms, business owners, and WE ARE ALL LAW-ABIDING AMERICANS.
This is a reckless assault on a freedom-loving organization, its members, and the principles our nation stands for. We remain undeterred - guided by our values and belief in those who want to find real solutions to violence.
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