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California goes full-on in the anti-gun race with new ammunition and magazine initiative

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Voters could stop the insanity proposed by California progressives. But, if history is an indicator, this will pass without difficulty. FIREARMS. AMMUNITION SALES. INITIATIVE STATUTE. Prohibits possession of large-capacity ammunition magazines, and requires their disposal by sale to dealer, destruction, or removal from state. Requires most individuals to pass background check and obtain Department of Justice authorization to purchase ammunition. ...

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Possible New 2016 Executive Order purports to close ‘private sale loophole’ – understanding Universal Background Checks

Just before heading to Hawaii to golf and sun at the expense of taxpayers, President Obama announced that he will be enacting executive action on gun control just after the holidays which could mean that he will be circumventing congress and the Constitution as early as January 4th, 2016. What gun control measures will Obama present in 2016 Speculation abounds ...

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Semi-Auto Gun and Magazine Ban gains support of 124 representatives in the House

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An alarmingly restrictive gun ban has been proposed by Democrats in the House of Representatives. Rep. David Cicilline and 123 other Democrat members of the House of Representatives introduced H.R. 4269, the Assault Weapons Ban of 2015, a bill virtually identical to S. 150, introduced by Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) in the Senate in 2013. What is important to note is ...

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Urge Support for HR 3802 the Alternative Ammunition Manufacturing Act of 2015

Under the Gun Control Act of 1968 (GCA), most ammunition made with alternative material is illegal to import, manufacture and sell unless the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) determines it is “primarily intended to be used for a sporting purpose.” In recent years, a number of manufacturers have been working to develop and market new and innovative ...

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The Executive Order Obama might sign

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The White House is not releasing any information on the executive order/memo that Obama might sign in the days after the Oregon shooting, but we have a few ideas about what our liberty-hating president might just enact. An outright gun ban through executive fiat is not going to happen. It would face injuctive relief at the first court case on 2nd ...

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Trump releases position on guns

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A new position post appeared on Donald Trump’s campaign website on Friday detailing his new view on the second amendment and gun ownership. Previously, Donald had expressed anti-gun leanings. “I support the ban on assault weapons,” Trump said. He also felt that waiting periods for handguns should be made longer. This paper turns those previous stances on their heads as Trump ...

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Gun crime cut in half, media and public unaware

New research points out that violent gun crime, including murder, has dropped drastically since the 90’s. A Pew Research Center analysis of government data shows that non-fatal and fatal incidences of gun violence have dropped by more than half. Compared with 1993, the peak of U.S. gun homicides, the firearm homicide rate was 49% lower in 2010, and there were fewer ...

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Is Wal-Mart ending AR-15 and Defense Shotgun Sales?

The quick answer appears to be a loud and clear “yes.” Reports echoed from all reaches of the gun news world that  Wal-Mart would be receiving no more AR-15s or so-called self-defense shotguns. Walmart has made the decision to sell out their remaining inventory of the discontinued firearms at closeout prices, and we’ve seen claims on the Internet of some ...

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Why a revolver could have saved them…

The stories are numerous. People who intended to defend themselves found their firearm’s reliability lacking at precisely the moment they needed it – a revolver might have saved them. The argument against wheel-guns (revolvers) is two-fold and wrong – on both counts. First, many question the ammo capacity of revolvers. Revolvers tend to hold between 5 and 6 rounds with a few high-end ...

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