For news that affects the gun world, look no further than Cheaper Than Dirt’s The Shooter’s Log. Today, Tuesday, August 5, 2015’s high-powered headlines include pro-gun news; such as New Jersey politician files a law granting protection to legal gun owners, new pro-gun laws take effect in Louisiana and a South Carolina Sheriff urges citizens to arm themselves. In other news, we introduce a special section titled, “Military News” for those who serve. You will also find product announcements, rebates and new items.
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Kansas City Missouri bans open carry, even for those with permits. Mayor says, “It doesn’t make sense.” Florida universities still have a right to ban firearms on campus property and gun control group in Nevada pushes for universal background check. More gun control news today, Monday August 4, 2014. In other news, there are new products announcements and fall rebates on Thompson/Center Dimension and Venture rifles.
As soon as citizens of the District Columbia are granted the right to carry a handgun outside the home, it is taken away. Judge Scullion gave Washington D.C. 90 days to enact carry laws before people are allowed to exercise the Second Amendment rights. In other news, Ruger announces its new striker-fired 9mm the LC9s and the push to strengthen background checks comes back up in the Senate.
Huge news today! A federal judged has rules that Washington D.C.’s ban on carrying of firearms is unconstitutional. Finally, citizens of the District will be able to carry handgun legally. Much of the rest of the gun news headlines today seem insignificant in comparison. However, gun owners win in Florida and the Associated Press reveals something that could lead to an overturn in Colorado’s universal background check law. Click to read more of Monday, July 28, 2014 most pressing news that impact gun owners.
The usual suspects are at it again…do they ever stop? California courts refuse a rehearing on hollow point ammunition ban. While Missouri gun owners achieve a small victory. Nevertheless, what wins for coolest gun news of the day is SilencerCo’s announcement of the first ever shotgun suppressor. Don’t get discouraged, it isn’t all bad. Click to read today’s top gun industry headlines.
NRA News Commentator Dom Raso talks about the media’s knee-jerk reactions without knowing the full facts before reporting. Watch this video.
Radio host Glenn Beck speaks at the NRA Stand and Fight Rally, an event of the 2013 NRA Annual Meetings in Houston, Texas. In his highly-anticipated keynote speech, Beck conveys his message through stories often ignored by the mainstream media of law-abiding citizens defending themselves with firearms, and the cold, hard facts about gun control that have been rejected by the political elites. “So what is this gun, good or evil? It is nothing! A gun is only a reflection of the people that use it,” he declares. Originally aired on 5/4/13.
Taya Kyle, widow of Chris Kyle, addresses the crowd at the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum, an event of the 2013 NRA Annual Meetings in Houston, Texas. Chris Kyle was fatally shot at a gun range in February. He was a former Navy SEAL and expert sniper who killed 160 people during five combat tours in Iraq, a record for a U.S. military sniper. Originally aired 5/3/13.
On the opening day of the show (May 3, 2013), radio host, lawyer, and author Mark Levin addressed the crowd at the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum. Levin stresses the importance of the Second Amendment and praises the NRA for being “the paramount voice for individual sovereignty and liberty.” Levin confesses to being a late arrival to the gun-rights party, saying that he has been an NRA life member for only 18 months and a gun owner for 18 months. He thanked the NRA for waking him up to the fight for gun rights.
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