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Demings Has as Little Regard for the First Amendment as She Does the Second

She can’t hold onto her own gun but she wants to grab yours. That and silence job performance criticism. (U.S. Representative Val Demings /Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “U.S. Rep. Val Demings (D-Fla.) made public what had been expected and announced, a challenge to Florida Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio ahead of the 2022 elections,” National Shooting Sports Foundation Senior Vice President and General Counsel Larry Keane noted Friday. “The very first question at the very first debate ...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, United States, Marco Rubio, Resistance, Usa Today, Orlando, Nra, Rubio, HARRIS, Orlando Sentinel, U S Chamber of Commerce


NSSF Welcomes Senate Hearing Protection Act Reintroduction

Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) reintroduced the Hearing Protection Act. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the firearm industry trade association, proudly welcomes U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo’s (R-Idaho) reintroduction of the Hearing Protection Act. The legislation, S. 2050, is co-sponsored by 14 additional senators, all of who endorse the legislation that would provide greater access to firearm safety devices by regulating them in the same manner as a fi...
Tags: Guns, Idaho, House Of Representatives, Congressional, NICS, NSSF, Jeff Duncan, Crapo, Mike Crapo, Jim Grant, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Lawrence Keane, Sen Crapo, U S Sen Mike Crapo


President Lies About Pulse Terror Attacks to Push Gun Control

By Larry Keane Biden is tastefully marking the anniversary of the Pulse nightclub attack by blaming legal gun owners. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- President Joe Biden marked the anniversary of the tragic terror attack at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., by peddling a gun control narrative and cover-up for the failures of the Obama-Biden administration to stop radical Islamic terror attacks. It is the latest in the Biden administration’s push for the most far-reaching gun contr...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Congress, Senate, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fbi, United States, House, Time Magazine, Biden, Vox, Executive Branch, James Comey


Rep. Demings Announces Senate Bid. Her Service Firearm Is Still Missing

By Larry Keane “Has your stolen service weapon been found? Can you say with certainty your stolen service weapon has not been used in a crime, or worse to injure someone?” IMG iStock-1163371827 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- U.S. Rep. Val Demings (D-Fla.) made public what had been expected and announced a challenge to Florida Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio ahead of the 2022 elections. The very first question at the very first debate needs to be this. “Has your stolen service weapon been found? C...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, Kamala Harris, Orlando, Calif, Orlando Sentinel, IMG, Fla, Sunshine State, Sen Rubio, NSSF


Gun Industry Improves Background Checks Yielding Meaningful Results

By Larry Keane NSSF achieved a 270 percent increase in the number of submitted adjudicated mental health records to the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System.  IMG Gun iStock-936533712 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- In any other arena, whether personal development, academic grading, or business growth, achieving a 270 percent increase above a baseline would be considered an outstanding achievement worthy of praise. The firearm industry just pulled it off and is working to get the...
Tags: Guns, America, Fbi, U S Senate, Donald J Trump, U S House of Representatives, NICS, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, FBI NICS, Larry Keane, Sen Cornyn, Sen John Cornyn R Texas, Real Solutions, Real Solutions NSSF


Antigun Advocacy Group Tries to Rewrite Current History

By Larry Keane Antigun billionaire Michael Bloomberg funds 70 percent of The Trace’s operations through his gun control group Everytown for Gun Safety. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- It’s widely established that law-abiding Americans are buying firearms at record levels. No one disputes it. Gun control groups decry the trend. Supporters of the Second Amendment celebrate it. But during the past 18 months, the fact is a historic number of Americans have taken ownership of their self-de...
Tags: Guns, America, Barack Obama, Harvard University, Gear, Wisconsin, Guardian, Npr, Michael Bloomberg, Gallup, Trace, U S Supreme Court, Joyce, NSSF, Jim Grant, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


Gun Control Howls, Gnashes Teeth When California’s Rifle Ban Struck

By Larry Keane Gun control supporters are howling. They’re gnashing teeth with rage knowing that their “failed experiment” and labyrinth of lies came crashing down. IMG iStock-870534950 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun control supporters are howling. They’re gnashing teeth with rage knowing that their “failed experiment” and labyrinth of lies came crashing down. Their gun grab is revealed for what it is – unconstitutional. U.S. District Court Judge Roger Benitez struck down California’s 30-year-...
Tags: Guns, California, America, Ford, States, Oakland, Biden, Stanford University, Miller, Benitez, IMG, U S Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Center for American Progress, Heller, Mercury News


Why Attend the NSSF Range-retailer Business Expo?

By Carolee Anita Boyles The NSSF Retailer Range Expo. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- When members of the firearm industry gather in West Palm Beach this July for the 2021 NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo, we will be back together for the first major in-person event in our industry since the pandemic started. This in itself is incentive for retailers, range owners, and range operators to attend, but there may be those who say “Oh, I’ll just wait and go to the SHOT Show in January.” Hold o...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Mitch, Tom, West Palm Beach, LANCASTER Pa, Tom Hudson, West Palm Beach Florida, Lynchburg, Johnston Iowa, NSSF, LANSING Mich, Roanoke Va, Bill Edwards, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


Gun Sales Surge Continues with Diverse Interest in Firearms

FBI National Instant Criminal Background Check System data showing nearly 1.3 million background checks were conducted pursuant to firearms sales last month. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Strong gun sales continued in May, with FBI National Instant Criminal Background Check System data showing nearly 1.3 million background checks were conducted pursuant to firearms sales last month. Moreover, the FBI conducted a total of 3.2 million firearm-related background checks of all types – includ...
Tags: Guns, America, Fbi, United States, New York Times, Thomas Harris, Times, Northeastern University, San Francisco Chronicle, IMG, NICS, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, NSSF, Roanoke Va, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA


NY Gun Control Legislator’s Bill Based on Completely Faulty Premise

By Larry Keane The contempt for law-abiding gun owners in the Empire State is so strong with gun control Democratic state senators. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The contempt for law-abiding gun owners in the Empire State is so strong with gun control Democratic state senators that they’ve passed a first-in-the-nation antigun law based completely on a false premise. The facts don’t matter and instead, it’s full steam ahead. Brooklyn Democratic state Sen. Zellnor Myrie could’v...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Fbi, Brooklyn, Ford, Gear, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo, George W Bush, Cuomo, Health And Human Services, Assembly


After Chipman Flaunted His Antigun Bias Where Do Senators Stand?

By Larry Keane Chipman, who until recently was a lobbyist for Giffords gun control group, was nominated by President Biden to be the director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF).  IMG iStock Ilya Burdun 1204890463 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- President Joe Biden’s nominee to head the bureau that has regulatory authority over the firearm industry admitted to the U.S. Senate he would ban firearms over enforcing laws a week ago and the question lingers. Does David Chip...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Senate, White House, West Virginia, Joe Biden, Maine, Alaska, Arizona, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Senate Judiciary Committee, U S Senate, HARRIS, Congressional


NSSF, Project Childsafe Urge Firearm Safety During National Safety Month

In observance of National Safety Month, following a year of record-breaking firearm sales, NSSF and Project ChildSafe urge new and existing gun owners nationwide to prioritize safe firearm storage. IMG iStock-936533712 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- In observance of National Safety Month, following a year of record-breaking firearm sales, NSSF and Project ChildSafe urge new and existing gun owners nationwide to prioritize safe firearm storage — and are providing the resources to do so. In 2020, 21 mi...
Tags: Guns, Fbi, IMG, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Project ChildSafe, National Safety Month, Bartozzi, Joe Bartozzi, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention AFSP, Understanding Youth Mental Health


“Thank You, Senator. Let Me Clarify That…” Senators Grill Atf Nominee

By Larry Keane During his opening statement, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), the Committee’s ranking Republican, cut to the chase. IMG iStock-495755592 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Six of President Joe Biden’s executive nominees testified before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to make their case for senate approval but the lion’s share of questioning – and attention – focused on the president’s pick to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), David Chipman. ...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Congress, Senate, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Iowa, Chuck Grassley, Committee, Calif, Sen Dianne Feinstein, IMG, Sen Richard Blumenthal D Conn, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms, ATF


On Memorial Day, Celebrate Such Men and Women Because They Lived

By Mark Oliva “There’s a serenity about Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery. It is a peaceful place.” – Mark Oliva IMG iStock-509865809 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- There’s a serenity about Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery. It is a peaceful place. It’s where I choose to celebrate Memorial Day. Some might feel it is an odd expression to say someone celebrates Memorial Day. This is the day, of course, set aside to memorialize those who have fallen in war defending our nation. Arling...
Tags: Guns, Time, Marines, Arlington National Cemetery, Fallujah, Zaire, Marine Corps Marathon, Iraq Afghanistan, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Mark Oliva, Iraq Afghanistan Haiti Albania, Doug Zembiec, Aaron Torian, Megan McClung


NSSF CEO Joe Bartozzi Testifies in Support of Safe Firearm Storage

By Matt Manda NSSF CEO Joe Bartozzi was a witness at a safe storage Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. IMG iStock-936533712 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing titled “Stop Gun Violence: Safe Storage” and NSSF President and CEO Joe Bartozzi was a witness. The committee largely discussed proposed federal legislation, Ethan’s Law, to mandate firearm storage requirements and penalties on gun owners. No one disagreed on the critical importance of limiting...
Tags: Guns, White House, Joe Biden, Albuquerque, Senate Judiciary Committee, National Shooting Sports Foundation, IMG, Ethan, Sen Richard Blumenthal D Conn, Detroit Mich, U S Senate Judiciary Committee, NSSF, Judiciary Committee, Bonar, Gun Rights News, Sen Blumenthal


Bloomberg’s Gun Control Push, News Site & the Chinese Communist Party

By Larry Keane Bloomberg and his Chinese Communist cohorts are practically drooling over the prospect of destroying the Second Amendment. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- A major tenant of the Chinese Communist Party is a strict regulation of firearm ownership. They do so under the guise of “protecting human rights” and “reducing gun crimes.” They even criticize the United States for not following their example. But there’s a connection between CCP antigun propaganda and efforts in the...
Tags: Guns, Washington, China, New York City, America, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Atlantic, United States, Chinese communist party, Michael Bloomberg, Trace, Breitbart, Ccp, Bloomberg News, Mao Zedong


Troy Industries Leaves Massachusetts for Tennessee

By Larry Keane Remember when Massachusetts and the other original colonies were considered bastions of liberty? AmmoLand News remembers. IMG iStock-186658959 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Massachusetts state legislators have thrown a straw on the camel’s back and forced 75 jobs to pull up roots and head to the Volunteer State. Citing the Bay State’s “changing climate for firearms manufacturers,” Troy Industries is leaving for Tennessee. Troy’s announcement highlights the growing hostility from Ma...
Tags: New York, Guns, Colorado, California, Massachusetts, Alabama, America, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, Missouri, Tennessee, Connecticut, North Carolina, South Carolina, Smith Wesson, Lee


NSSF Profile Q&A: Louisiana State Rep. Blake Miguez (R-LA.)

By NSSF Public Affairs Rep Blake Miguez (R-LA) is an avid shooter. IMG house.louisiana.gov U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- NSSF Editor’s Note: We are pleased to post the latest of our occasional Q&A features with an elected official who supports hunting and shooting sports. NSSF thanks Louisiana State Rep. Blake Miguez (R-Erath) for agreeing to talk with us. 1) Who introduced you to hunting and the shooting sports? My grandfather introduced me to hunting when I was a young boy. I would accompany hi...
Tags: Guns, Congress, La, America, Bank Of America, Citigroup, Louisiana, IMG, NSSF, Louisiana State, Shooting Industry News, USPSA, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, U S Shooting Team, Blake Miguez, Biden Administration


Small Banks Know What Big Banks Won’t Learn About Firearm Industry

By Larry Keane Big corporations with “woke” policies are waking up to the fact that smaller businesses are glad to take the business they shun.  IMG iStock-1189937492 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Big corporations with “woke” policies are waking up to the fact that smaller businesses are glad to take the business they shun. American Banker reported that corporate banks are quaking in their boots over the Texas state legislature’s debating a bill that would end taxpayer support to contract with co...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Senate, Bank Of America, Paypal, House, House Of Representatives, Citigroup, IMG, state Senate, Dan Patrick, U S Bancorp, NSSF, American Banker, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


National Shooting Sports Foundation Sponsors Media Conference

National Shooting Sports Foundation Sponsors Media Conference Johnstown, PA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, will proudly sponsor the 2021 POMA Business Conference on June 15th – June 17th in Franklin, Tennessee, just seventeen miles away from Nashville. As a long-time sponsor, the NSSF graciously continues its relationship with Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) and the outdoor media industry at t...
Tags: Guns, Social Media, Nashville, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Franklin, NSSF, Franklin Tennessee, Shooting Industry News, Shooting Media News, POMA, Professional Outdoor Media Association POMA, POMA Business Conference, Strategic Edge Gun Range, Chapel Hill Tennessee, Bill Brassard, Justin Morrissey


Wildlife, State Agencies Benefitting From Gun Buying Boom

By Larry Keane State wildlife agencies are facing something many haven’t seen for years, even decades. They’re seeing flush budgets. IMG iStock-1068555876 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- State wildlife agencies are facing something many haven’t seen for years, even decades. They’re seeing flush budgets. Excise taxes paid by firearm and ammunition makers to the Wildlife Restoration Fund, managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife (USFWS), is nearly a half-billion dollars at just halfway through the fisca...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Wisconsin, Michigan, Robinson, IMG, Department of Natural Resources, NSSF, USFWS, Conservation News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Pittman Robertson, Alex Robinson, Ammoland com State, Larry Keane State, Wildlife Restoration Fund


NSSF Welcomes FFL Protection Act Intro in US House of Representatives

The NSSF applauds the introduction of the Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act. IMG iStock-923173436 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)-  The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the firearm industry trade association, welcomes and fully supports U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb’s (D-Pa.) introduction of H.R. 3252, the Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act. The bipartisan bill would strengthen and enhance criminal penalties for thefts of firearms from federally licensed firearm retailers. It sends a str...
Tags: Guns, Congress, US, Maine, House Of Representatives, ATF, NSSF, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Lawrence G Keane, Conor Lamb, Jeff Van Drew R N J


Former Cop, NYC Mayor Candidate Says “I’ll Carry”

By Larry Keane New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is in denial about the city’s crime. IMG iStock-1155292721 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is in denial about the city’s crime. His time as the accidental mayor of Gotham is winding down just as crime has risen, leaving residents scared to walk the streets. Even Times Square is unsafe. That’s not a standard that’s good enough for the mayoral candidate and former cop Eric Adams. In one of the most strict gun control...
Tags: New York, Guns, New York City, America, Gotham, Brooklyn, Bill De Blasio, Rikers Island, De Blasio, Pittsburgh, Breitbart, Eric Adams, Adams, U S Supreme Court, IMG, New City


Gun Historian Ashley Hlebinsky Drops Truth Bombs in ‘Ghost Gun’ Hearing

By Larry Keane If U.S. senators were hoping to give a lift to the Department of Justice’s proposed rule to redefine a firearm, they underestimated Ashley Hlebinsky. IMG Cody Firearms Museum U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- If U.S. senators were hoping to give a lift to the Department of Justice’s proposed rule to redefine a firearm, they underestimated Ashley Hlebinsky. She’s a historical powerhouse when it comes to guns. Hlebinsky testified before the Senate Judiciary’s Subcommittee on The Constitu...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Congress, Senate, America, United States, Department Of Justice, Biden, Dianne Feinstein, Sen Cruz, Calif, Sen Ted Cruz, Senate judiciary, John Moses Browning, NSSF, Sen Feinstein


Gun Control Spends Bigly. What Are They Buying?

By Larry Keane Gun control groups are spending not just big, but “bigly.” IMG iStock-1172423251 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun control groups are spending not just big, but “bigly.” Open Secrets’ Krystal Hur reported, “Spending on gun control lobbying surged about 21 percent from January through March, compared with the same period in 2020, to $630,000. Everytown for Gun Safety, a nonprofit largely funded and co-launched by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, topped the list of industry l...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, White House, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, House, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, U S Senate, IMG, ATF, U S House of Representatives, NSSF, Giffords, Department of Justice DOJ


Holosun Increases Its Commitment to the NSSF and Gun Rights

Beginning in February of 2014, Holosun opened a membership with NSSF. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Beginning in February of 2014, Holosun opened a membership with NSSF (The Firearms Industry Trade Association). The NSSF is best known for hosting with US’s largest firearms industry event, SHOT Show, which is held in Las Vegas, Nevada, every January. Exhibitors at this event are some of the biggest names in the industry. SHOT Show is used to present new releases and the best innovations...
Tags: Guns, California, US, America, Las Vegas Nevada, Business Development, NSSF, Holosun, Jim Grant, Shooting Industry News, NSSF Congressional, IR laser, About Holosun Technologies Holosun Technologies, Firearms Industry Trade Association, Louis Craig At Holosun


Survey Says – Americans Do Not Want New Gun Control Laws.

By Larry Keane Contrary to Biden’s statements, Americans do not want new gun control laws. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- There’s a family feud within the Democratic party aimed at pushing more gun control on Americans who’re buying firearms at a record pace, and what they actually want. President Joe Biden, gun control groups like Everytown for Gun Safety and Giffords and Congressional antigun Democrats are jamming through more restrictive policies. Public polling paints a different...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Washington, Senate, America, Joe Biden, United States, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Calif, Congressional, Schumer, Sen Lindsey Graham, Washington Post ABC News, Joe Manchin D W Va, NSSF


Texas: ATF, NSSF Offers Up to $10,000 Reward on a String of Recent Burglaries

Elliot White Gun Co, Republic Arsenal and SK Arms Robberys 2021 Dallas – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), have announced a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the identification and/or arrest of the suspects responsible for the burglary and theft of multiple firearms from Elliot White Gun Co, Republic Arsenal and SK Arms. On April 13, 2021, at approximately 2:15 a.m., five unidentified ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Ford, Dallas, Elliot, JEFFREY, ATF, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, ATF NSSF, White Gun Co Republic Arsenal, Elliot White Gun Co Republic Arsenal, Elliot White Gun Co, Rufe Snow Drive 216 North Richland Hills Texas


What the New York Times Refused to Report About the Gun Industry

By Larry Keane The New York Times plays it fast and loose with facts. IMG iStock-1263869768 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- When The New York Times tells America they publish “All the News That’s Fit to Print,” what they’re really saying is that it’s only the news that fits their narrative. The New York Times ran a recent piece that attempted to broad-brush paint the entire firearm community as trying to do everything possible to literally get the ceiling to cave in on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacc...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Fbi, New York Times, Biden, Times, George W Bush, Michael Bloomberg, Wray, Nra, U S Senate, Congressional


Winchester Launches USA VALOR Limited-Edition Ammunition

Winchester’s new Valor line of ammunition. IMG Winchester Ammunition U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Winchester celebrates its commitment to American freedom with the USA VALOR ammunition series. This limited-edition collection of military-inspired ammunition is now available in 9mm, 5.56mm, and 12-gauge buckshot. Every purchase of Winchester USA VALOR ammunition helps support Folds of Honor, a U.S. veteran’s cause dedicated to honoring the sacrifice of America’s heroes while giving hope to the bearer...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, America, Gear, Winchester, IMG, NSSF, Matt Campbell, Dan Rooney, Winchester Ammunition, Winchester USA, USA VALOR, USAValor About Winchester, Winchester Launches USA



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