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Industry, Retailers and ATF Partner to Safeguard Communities

By Larry Keane The firearm industry is leveraging unique partnerships to help firearm retailers become part of the safety solutions in their communities. iStock-648978888 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The firearm industry is leveraging unique partnerships to help firearm retailers become part of the safety solutions in their communities. Through Real Solutions the firearm industry trade association partners with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), for a campaign called...
Tags: Guns, Oss, ATF, NSSF, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane, Real Solutions, Operation Secure Store, Industry Retailers, Toby Taylor, Littleton Colo city


NSSF: Canada Gun Confiscation ‘In the Coming Months’

By Larry Keane The United States’ northern neighbor is bracing for firearm confiscation. iStock-1169526109 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The Great Northern Gun Grab is about to begin. The United States’ northern neighbor is bracing for firearm confiscation. What would seem unthinkable just a couple of years ago is now planned to radically shift gun ownership on America’s doorstep in just weeks. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that sweeping new gun control laws would be coming “in months” ...
Tags: Guns, America, Joe Biden, Canada, United States, New Zealand, Vancouver, Liberal party, Parliament, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Justin Trudeau, Ontario, Cbc, Manitoba, Trudeau


Gov. Cuomo Stripped NY Gun Rights And Crime Is Soaring

By Larry Keane New York is an anti-gun dystopia. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- New York’s Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo is feeling the heat for more than just his COVID scandal. He’s also dodging his citizens’ demands for reducing crime while at the same time denying them their Second Amendment rights. Gov. Cuomo’s contempt for gun owners and the firearm industry dates back over two decades to his time as Housing and Urban Development Secretary for former President Bill Clinto...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, New York City, Gotham, Bill Clinton, Hud, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo, Albany, Clinton, Cuomo, IMG, Gov Cuomo, Housing and Urban Development, U S Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


Gov. Cuomo Striped NY Gun Rights And Crime Is Soaring

By Larry Keane New York is an anti-gun dystopia. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- New York’s Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo is feeling the heat for more than just his COVID scandal. He’s also dodging his citizens’ demands for reducing crime while at the same time denying them their Second Amendment rights. Gov. Cuomo’s contempt for gun owners and the firearm industry dates back over two decades to his time as Housing and Urban Development Secretary for former President Bill Clinto...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, New York City, Gotham, Bill Clinton, Hud, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo, Albany, Clinton, Cuomo, IMG, Gov Cuomo, Housing and Urban Development, U S Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


President Biden’s Misfire on ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban ~ VIDEO

By Larry Keane U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- President Joe Biden ran on being a “listener,” and bringing “unity” and “healing” to America. He’s not listening though. His tone-deaf call for increased gun control – including an “assault weapons” ban — comes in the midst of a record-breaking firearm and ammunition buying surge and record low public appetite for gun control. Instead of listening to voters, President Biden ignored them and is calling to ban the AR-15, or modern sporting rifle (MSR), and...
Tags: Utah, New York, Guns, America, Joe Biden, Cnn, Anderson Cooper, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, Senate Judiciary Committee, Newman, DSI, Ed Newman, Robert Francis, NSSF, Gun Rights News


President Biden Chooses ‘Malarkey’ Gun Control Over Real Solutions

By Larry Keane President Biden’s call for gun control on the anniversary of the Parkland, Fla. tragedy is, well… malarkey. IMG iStock-648978888 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- President Joe Biden marked the anniversary of the tragedy at Parkland, Fla., by calling for three of the planks of his gun control platform. He showed with this gun control call that he’s more interested in pursuing an agenda that’s rooted in ideological goals and not grounded in reality. Instead of pledging to hold criminals...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Congress, Joe Biden, Fbi, Ford, Biden, Broward County, IMG, Protection of Lawful Commerce, ATF, NICS, NSSF, Scott Israel, Parkland, Gun Rights News


Denver Firearm Range Thrives by Focusing on Diverse Gun Ownership

By Larry Keane The NSSF reports that African Americans among the largest growing portion of new gun owners. IMG PCS/NAAGA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Anubis Heru did the math. With solid numbers, he just needed to provide education, training, and space for practice to a record-high new customer base. Heru launched Denver’s 1770 Armory and Gun Club, the Mile High City’s first Black-owned gun club, so the thousands of new local gun owners felt welcomed and comfortable. “We have a huge responsibil...
Tags: Florida, New York, Guns, America, Joe Biden, Chicago, Portland, Biden, Smith, Denver, Kamala Harris, Pittsburgh, Campbell, IMG, U S House of Representatives, Derrick Morgan


New Push for Microstamping; Proponents Claim Technology ‘Has Arrived’

A new report claims microstamping technology “has arrived” and is ready. All that’s needed is legislation to make it a requirement. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Proponents of microstamping—the process or stamping an “alpha-numeric code” onto the primer surface of cartridge case when hit by the firing pin—claim the technology “has arrived, but needs legislation to push it through,” according to a new report released this week by the anti-gun Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence (EFSGV). “The next...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, US, Joe Biden, UC Davis, Biden, Smith, Gavin Newsom, Nra, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Wesson, Republican State, COLUMBUS Ohio, University of California Davis, Keane


Virginia Gun Rental Background Check Bill Poses Insurmountable Hurdles

By Larry Keane There’s a bill brewing in Virginia that’s got great intentions but will wreak havoc for gun ranges. iStock-884220580 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- There’s a bill brewing in Virginia that’s got great intentions but will wreak havoc for gun ranges and the state-run background check system. Democratic state Sen. Creigh Deeds introduced SB 1250, legislation to require background checks for gun rentals. It’s a first-of-its-kind bill that was introduced following tragic incidents of suic...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Virginia, Department Of Defense, Fbi, Marine Corps, Senate Judiciary Committee, Senate Finance Committee, Fairfax County, Virginia State Police, Department of Veterans Affairs, NSSF, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention AFSP


Aero Precision Keeping Its Word on Tacoma Gun Tax Pledge

By Larry Keane Aero Precision makes excellent AR-15 rifles and pistols. IMG Aero Precision U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Aero Precision, one of the nation’s leading firearm parts and accessories manufacturers, warned Tacoma, Wash., city officials their proposed punitive gun and ammunition tax would have consequences. Officials passed the proposed increases and instituted the taxes and fees. Aero Precision answered back. The company and its 800 employees announced plans to expand and grow their ma...
Tags: Guns, Washington, City Council, Seattle, Council, Tacoma, Aero, Mary, Lakewood, NSSF, Tacoma Wash, Aero Precision, Seattle Tacoma, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane


Interstate Firearm Transport Protection Bill to Protect Travelers With Guns

By Larry Keane HR 225 would help protect gun-owners from facing jail time for traveling to ban-states while in otherwise legal possession of firearms like this PSA AR-15. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Traveling between two dots on a map would become less worrisome for travelers transporting firearms if Congress listens to what U.S. Rep. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) is offering. He’s introduced H.R. 225, a bill that would remove the legal pitfalls for interstate travel with firearms. The ...
Tags: Florida, Maryland, Guns, Congress, Washington, America, New Hampshire, House, New Jersey, House Of Representatives, Army, District Of Columbia, Walter Reed, South Carolina, Griffith, Tim Scott


Firearm Friendly Freshmen Class Reports for Duty

By Larry Keane The GOP freshman class, outnumbering Democrats by a three-to-one margin, arrived at Capitol Hill at the same time America is watching the face of gun ownership change. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The 117th Congress gaveled into session on Jan. 3 and among the new faces in the U.S. House of Representatives are dozens of firearm-friendly freshmen. It’s the most diverse Republican freshmen class ever and includes military veterans, minorities, and a historic tally of women....
Tags: Florida, Texas, Guns, Congress, Colorado, Navy, California, America, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, House Of Representatives, Gear, Capitol Hill, Kim, Darrell Issa


Utah Lawmaker Reintroduces ‘Constitutional Carry’ Legislation

Legislation has been introduced in Utah to allow for “constitutional carry” of concealed sidearms without a permit. (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Utah State Rep. Walt Brooks (R-St. George) has once again introduced legislation to allow concealed carry without a permit, and this time he reportedly has a commitment from Gov. Spencer Cox to sign the bill if it hits his desk. Brooks’ House Bill 60 will be on the table when the Utah Legislature convenes Jan. 19. An earlier effort to allo...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Washington, Senate, US, America, Wyoming, House, Hudson, Utah State, Nra, Feb, Tribune, Brooks, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Salt Lake Tribune


Right Out of the Mold: California’s New Sen. Padilla Another Anti-Gunner

Alex Padilla fills the California vacancy created by Kamala Harris. (Screen snip, YouTube, Cal. Secretary of State) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- As if to quickly dispel any confusion about how he will vote on Second Amendment issues now that he is replacing Kamala Harris in the U.S. Senate, Democrat Alex Padilla—appointed by California Gov. Gavin Newsom to fill the Harris vacancy—declared in his acceptance statement, “I’m going to the Senate so we can finally make real progress on our long-challe...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Minneapolis, Abc, California, Washington, Senate, US, Joe Biden, Fbi, Capitol Hill, Washington State, Abc News, Huffington Post, Los Angeles City Council, Kamala Harris


NSSF Profile Q & A: Republican Montana State Senator Steve Daines

NSSF Profile Q & A: US Senator Steve Daines (R–mont.) IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Editor’s Note: We are pleased to post the latest of our occasional Q&A features with an elected official who supports hunting and the shooting sports. NSSF thanks U.S. Senator Steve Daines (R-Montana) for agreeing to talk with us. Read about Sen. Daines’ chat with NSSF’s Larry Keane from an earlier NSSF Political Action Committee (PAC) virtual town hall event here. Who introduced you to hunting/shooting spor...
Tags: Guns, Montana, US, Winchester, Steve Daines, PRC, NSSF, Sen Daines, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane, NSSF Political Action Committee PAC, Republican Montana State


All I Want for Christmas Is the Real Santa, Not ‘Woke’ Santa

By Larry Keane All I want for Christmas is a non-woke Santa. IMG iStock-1281596611 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Dear Santa… I’ve got just one small Christmas wish this year. Please don’t drag “woke” politics into the holiday season and end up being the Grinch instead of jolly ol’ Saint Nick. It’s been a rough year and 2020 doesn’t need any more of it. School was canceled for most kids. Government authorities said Halloween would be a real-life super-spreader nightmare. Thanksgiving saw families ...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Joe Biden, Idaho, Santa, Illinois, NSSF, Kris Kringle, Ralphie Parker, Red Ryder, Elmer Fudd, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane, Yukon Cornelius, Maryland Circuit Court


Georgia Senate Challengers Attack Second Amendment

By Larry Keane Georgia Senate Runoffs Will Decide The Fate Of These Bills U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Georgia Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate Reverend Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff took part in debates in an attempt to gloss over their gun control agenda and the fact they would be the votes that would usher in President-elect Joe Biden’s radical gun grab agenda. Despite the theatrics, it didn’t work. Georgia’s runoff elections on Jan. 5 promise to have monumental impacts on gun owners an...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, U S Senate, Raphael Warnock, Loeffler, Warnock, Chuck Schumer, NSSF, Georgia Senate, Everytown, David Perdue, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


The NSSF: #GUNVOTE on the Minds of Georgians

By Larry Keane All eyes are on Georgia and the runoff elections for the final two U.S. Senate seats IMG iStock 884183728 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- All eyes are on Georgia and the runoff elections for the final two U.S. Senate seats. The results will impact the firearm industry and the ability of Americans to purchase and possess firearms of their choosing. Americans have made clear how they feel about their Second Amendment rights, with record firearm purchases topping 19 million. The gun-own...
Tags: Guns, Senate, America, Atlanta, Georgia, Perdue, Democratic, U S Senate, IMG, Warnock, Sen David Perdue, Jack Wilson, NSSF, Sen Chuck Schumer, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


Philadelphia Can’t Control Their Own Guns, but Want to Control Yours

By Larry Keane Philadelphia’s Sheriff’s Office was blamed in a   for failing to account for 210 taxpayer-funded service firearms iStock-884188404 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Philly, we’ve got a problem. The city that’s got a mayor waging a gun control campaign against law-abiding gun owners can’t account for more than 200 of their own guns. Philadelphia’s Sheriff’s Office was blamed in a   for failing to account for 210 taxpayer-funded service firearms and firearms that were seized. They went m...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Controller, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Johnson, Pittsburgh, Philly, National Review, Kenney, Jim Kenney, Bill Johnson, NSSF, Sheriff 's Office, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


Currency Comptroller’s Proposed Rule Breaks Banking Discrimination

By Larry Keane The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency released a proposed rule denying businesses from discriminating against gun companies. IMG iStock-1218242492 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The days of corporate banking overlords forcing discriminatory policies on lawful industries is, hopefully, coming to an end. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency released a proposed rule that would end the practice of unaccountable banking executives denying firearm industry businesses bank...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Obama, Congress, America, Idaho, House Of Representatives, Citigroup, Wells Fargo, IMG, OCC, NSSF, Mike Crapo, Senate Banking Committee, Department of Justice DOJ, Blaine Luetkemeyer R Mo


Toledo, Ohio Mayor’s ‘Cancel Culture’ Approach Fails Law Enforcement

By Larry Keane Toledo, Ohio Democratic Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz’s attempts to cancel licensed firearm retailers is back-firing on him. IMG iStock-163270563 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Toledo, Ohio Democratic Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz’s attempts to cancel licensed firearm retailers who don’t accept his purity tests is backfiring on him, his city’s law enforcement, and his community. Mayor Kapszukiewicz announced he was forcing his own version of gun control after 2018’s tragic murders at a synago...
Tags: Guns, America, Fbi, Michael Bloomberg, Pittsburgh, Toledo, IMG, Toledo Ohio, NSSF, White House Congress, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane, Doug Vance, Vance Outdoors, Wade Kapszukiewicz


Social Elites Call for Dangerous Gun Data Changes

By Larry Keane The social elites think they can use their wealth and influence to stifle the Second Amendment. IMG iStock-515708952 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- It seems antigun billionaires think there’s nothing a few dollars and manipulation of government data can’t fix. Arnold Ventures, ran by former Enron trader John and Laura Arnold, is a billionaire philanthropy organization that wants to save us from ourselves through their deep pockets. More specifically, they seek to restrict the freedo...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Washington, America, Bloomberg, Chicago, University Of Chicago, John, Ray Kelly, Enron, ATF, NORC, NSSF, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane


NY State Bar Association: ‘More Gun Laws!’ Despite Contrary Evidence

By Larry Keane New York is an anti-gun dystopia. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- As the joke goes, the only profession with a lower approval rating than Congress is being a lawyer. A new report from the New York State Bar Association shows why that humor has legs. This year has seen record-smashing firearm sales so far, with still nearly two months remaining. Data have shown increasing gun owner diversity, including an estimated almost 7 million first-time buyers. NYSBA’s “cons...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, Senate, America, Fbi, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo, Michael Bloomberg, Cuomo, IMG, NSSF, New York State Bar Association, Gun Rights News, NYSBA, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


NSSF: Take Joe Biden on His Word With Gun Control

By Larry Keane Former Vice President Joe Biden has made it abundantly clear he wants to end private firearms ownership. IMG: iStock-496689884 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Former Vice President Joe Biden declared election victory, even as President Donald Trump continues to challenge results in several states. Runoffs are slated for both U.S. Senate seats from Georgia, which could decide the balance of power in Washington, D.C., and whether agendas get an unquestioned green light or hit roadblock...
Tags: Guns, Obama, California, Washington, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Anderson Cooper, Biden, Donald Trump, Detroit, Michael Bloomberg, Nra, Calif, U S Senate, Brady


Go Out and Vote Tomorrow, It’s Time. Go #GUNVOTE

By Larry Keane Go out and vote! The fate of the Second Amendment and the Republic as a whole are at stake. IMG iStock-1271805899 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Election day is less than a week away. This is the time to ensure the #GUNVOTE is heard at the ballot box. More than 70 million Americans have already cast their ballot through early or mail-in voting. Campaign advertising is blanketing the airwaves and special interest groups, including gun control billionaire Michael Bloomberg, are pourin...
Tags: Guns, America, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, United States, Social Security, Biden, Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg, Trump, Calif, IMG, Protection of Lawful Commerce, ATF, NSSF, Gun Rights News


Rep. Crenshaw and Texas Reloaded Candidates Unload on Guns, Election

By Matt Manda Representative Dan Crenshaw leads pro-gun ‘Texas Reloaded' against anti-gun efforts of Bloomberg and his cronies in Texas. IMG Whitehouse.gov U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun rights are in the DNA of Texans and freshman U.S. Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-Texas) had seen enough intrusion on the firearm industry and firearm ownership. He put his foot down and took action. Noticing the likes of gun control billionaire and failed Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg and other antigun groups p...
Tags: Texas, Guns, West Point, Atlanta, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Portland, Army, Dallas, Michael Bloomberg, Collins, Calif, Lone Star State, Congressional, Gonzalez, Dallas City Council


Judge Amy Coney Barrett Sticks to Her Guns in Confirmation Hearing

By Larry Keane Judge Amy Coney Barrett showed the nation several things for which she won’t apologize during her nomination hearings. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Judge Amy Coney Barrett showed the nation several things for which she won’t apologize during her nomination hearings. She won’t apologize for her keen intellect, her dedication to an originalist interpretation of the law and she won’t apologize for being a gun owner. Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) quickl...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, America, Lindsey Graham, Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen Cruz, Calif, Sen Dianne Feinstein, Barrett, U S Court of Appeals, Senate judiciary, Dick Durbin, Barr, Heller, NSSF, Sen Graham


North Carolinians Revere 2nd Amendment, Sen Tillis Tells Firearm Industry

By Matt Manda Sen Tillis of North Carolina says his constituents love the Second Amendment. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- North Carolina Republican U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis supports the Second Amendment, and it has never been in doubt. When he first ran for state office and supporters questioned his staunch position on the right to keep and bear arms, he didn’t blink. “When I ended up getting into the statehouse, and I made it very clear that we were going to support the Second Amendment, I...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, White House, Court, Joe Biden, Biden, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Senate Judiciary Committee, Calif, U S Senate, Barrett, Chuck Schumer, Nov, Keane


Biden’s Dangerous Gun Control Plans: Repealing Tiahrt

By Larry Keane Former Vice President Joe Biden’s gun control agenda includes plans to get rid of the Tiahrt Amendment. What does this mean? IMG: iStock-496689884 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- With the election rapidly approaching, the gun control agenda of former Vice President Joe Biden is clear. As we have covered here before, he has big plans to upend the Second Amendment and punish the heavily-regulated firearm and ammunition industry for the illegal actions of criminals. There is more to his...
Tags: Guns, Congress, New York City, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Department Of Justice, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, New York Police Department, Protection of Lawful Commerce, ATF, NSSF, Fraternal Order of Police FOP, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane


NSSF: The Year the Second Amendment Strikes Back

By Larry Keane 2020, the year the Second Amendment strikes back! IMG iStock-963542560 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- By just about anyone’s account, 2020 has been a year unlike any other. That’s true for the Second Amendment, the firearm industry, and for millions of Americans new to gun ownership. It doesn’t look like that will change any time soon. The Heritage Foundation hosted a webinar titled, “The Second Amendment Strikes Back,” spotlighting several intersecting trends related to gun rights....
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, California, Virginia, Chicago, Heritage, New Jersey, Philadelphia, New Mexico, Illinois, Kane, U S Supreme Court, Golden State, Solomon, El Camino



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