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Federal Premium Offers New Lead Muzzleloader Bullet at NRA

Federal Premium transformed muzzleloader capabilities in 2015 with the B.O.R. Lock MZ System and the Trophy Copper Muzzleloader Bullet. For 2016, that technology expands to include a new hard-hitting lead version. Like its predecessor, it provides outstanding accuracy in a non-sabot design that’s easy to load, scrubs fouling from the breech and ensures consistent bullet seating.

A World War 2 vintage brown-handled Smith and Wesson Victory Model with gold and silver 200 grain lead bullet handloads, sitting on a gray board and leaning against several light brown colored boards.


House to Vote on Appropriations Bill with Traditional Ammo Protections

In the coming weeks, the U.S. House of Representatives will reconvene for business to take up pending bills. Among the list are several provisions that are important to the gun industry and should be high on your list as well. The main business point will be the FY2016 Interior Appropriations bill; however, the provisions important to the shooting sports are embedded within. Of penultimate importance is a provision that would permanently protect traditional ammunition and fishing tackle from EPA regulation under The Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).

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Federal Appellate Court Rules in Favor of Second Amendment

The EPA has consistently denied repeated attempts by anti-hunting groups led by the extremist Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) to have the agency ban traditional ammunition, and the court had dismissed an earlier case brought by CBD seeking the same relief. The latest suit simply added more parties. However, this time the Second Amendment was the victor. Read on for more details about one of the latest end runs to strip the Second Amendment.