The National Rifle Association (NRA) has announced that retired Marine Corps Lt. Col. Oliver North will become the next president of the association “within a few weeks.” The news stunned some in that Pete Brownell (abruptly) decided not to run for a second term, Both the NRA’s first and second vice presidents were also unable to take the position, but none of that dampened the enthusiasm for North.
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Whenever a politician or anti gunner proposes legislation and explains it as common sense, there is one thing you can be sure of, it is anything but common sense to gun owners or those who believe in the Second Amendment. Such is the case of the call from Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe for the enactment of a new one-handgun-a-month law to mimic a handgun rationing law that was repealed in 2012.
The election is just around the corner, and the results may not be good for gun owners. The problem is political speak for convenience versus what the politician will actually do once elected. The latest example of this is demonstrated in the following press release from the NRA. Regarding Hillary’s leaked statement from a private fundraiser when she slammed the Supreme Court as “wrong on the Second Amendment” and called for reinstating the assault weapons ban during a small private fundraiser in New York last week, according to audio of her remarks obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.
Many people are trying to understand the full impact of the President’s latest gun control measures. As a quick synopsis, here are responses from the NRA and National Shooting Sports Foundation.
Does anyone else find it disturbing and completely unacceptable that many vocal members of anti-gun groups are continually threatening to rape, kill or otherwise harm legal gun owners and their family members?
Lady Justice should be blind, but all too often we see local politics and personal biases wiggling the fickle finger of fate.
Living a stone’s throw outside of Chicago’s reach, I am continually barraged by Chi-town’s news and politics, but a
Public ranges can be overwhelming to the first-time female shooter, as they can often be crowded, loud and intimidating. Throughout this season of “Love At First Shot,” Natalie Foster of Girl’s Guide to Guns helps to answer some of the most common questions that women have when they head to the shooting range for the first time.
In this recorded address, NRA CEO & Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre speaks to NRA members and their families at the 2014 NRA Annual Meetings NRA-ILA Leadership Forum in Indianapolis over the April 25-27, 2014 weekend. LaPierre talks about American citizens’ distrust of government and also provides a response to Michael Bloomberg’s $50 million gun-control initiative. This speech originally aired live on April 25, 2014.
The highly anticipated NRA Freestyle network launched last Wednesday with what promises to be an exciting line-up of three brand-new TV shows and a daily blog aimed at reaching the new generation of gun owners in America. This new online presence
National radio host Mark Levin’s stemwinder greatly entertained NRA members attending the April 2014 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Indianapolis.
Milwaukee Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr.’s fantastic speech pumped up NRA members at the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum at the NRA Annual Meetings in Indianapolis this past weekend. If you couldn’t make it to the NRA Show, take a few minutes to watch it.
For many women who are brand new to the world of firearms, taking the first step can sometimes seem like a giant leap into the unknown. The more armed these women can be—with information, that is—the more enjoyable their first shooting experience will be.
The 143rd NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits is its final day, April 27, 2014, at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis.
The NRA Show, as it’s commonly called, has more than 600 exhibitors covering 400,000 square feet of exhibit hall space, as well as educational seminars, celebrities, and fun filled special events.
Many celebrities will appear at various locations during the 2014 NRA Show in Indianapolis. Here’s the schedule for celebrity booth appearances on Sunday, April 27, 2014.
If you’re interested in learning how to avoid becoming a victim of crime or want to improve your shooting club’s operations, here are specialized workshops that cover those topics Sunday at the 2014 NRA Show.
The 2014 NRA Show seminar schedule for Sunday is packed with 3 Gun tips, defensive shooting skills development tips, and many other topics. On the final day, check out these seminars.
If you want to know more about the development of the M16, want to hear Ted Nugent’s take on things, or want to see how to become a “sheepdog,” here is the Sunday schedule of special presentations that cover those topics and more at the 2014 NRA Show.