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Join us for Gun Owners Lobby Day on Thursday, January 24th 2019 in Saint Paul, MN

Minnesota Gun Owners Lobby Day (MNGOLD) Minnesota, USA – -(Ammoland.com)- We're being challenged in this legislative session like we haven't been in years in Minnesota. Unlike the last several sessions, we now have a strong anti-gun majority in the Minnesota House – and only a single vote keeps a mostly anti-gun faction from taking control in the Senate. On top of that, Governor Tim Walz campaigned on a strong platform of gun control and has promised to take immediate action upon assuming off...
Tags: Minnesota, Guns, Senate, Michael Bloomberg, Irs, PAUL, House DFL, State Capitol, Bryan Strawser, Minnesota House, Walz, Tim Walz, Gun Rights News, Gun Activists, Minnesota Gun Owners Caucus, Gun Lobby


Gun Talk Media Brings Live Video from SHOT Show ~ WATCH HERE!

The amazing guys at Gun Talk Media have partnered with AmmoLand News to bring you live VIDEO coverage from the floor of SHOT Show. Tune in all week for insider access. Gun Talk Media Live SHOT Show Coverage Las Vegas, NV – -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun Talk Media will be LIVE from Media Row at SHOT Show, simulcasting video broadcasts to our digital video audience of 300,000+ on YouTube, Facebook, and our sponsor’s YouTube, and Facebook channels, a now direct to AmmoLand News readers. We will be bring...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Guns, Youtube, Smith Wesson, YouTube Facebook, Roku Apple, Gun Rights News, Ammoland TV, Tom Gresham, Gun Talk Media, AmmoLand News, DoubleStar Corp, 2019 SHOT SHOW


Rabid Anti-Gun Activist Nominated to Head Maine Department of Public Safety

Rabid Anti-Gun Activist Nominated to Head Department of Public Safety. Rabid Anti-Gun Activist Nominated to Head Maine Department of Public Safety Maine –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Governor Janet Mills has nominated Michael Sauschuck, the former Portland Police Chief, and long-time opponent of gun rights who served as a board member for the Maine Citizens Against Handgun Violence and the Maine Gun Safety Coalition. During his time as Portland Chief of Police, Sauschuck testified in opposition to Con...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Maine, Portland, Legislature, Maine House, Maine Senate, Maine State House, Pownal, Gabby Giffords, Janet Mills, Maine State Police, HOULTON, Braden, Gun Rights News, Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee


Positive Pro Gun Steps This Week in Virginia Legislature – Anti’s Bills Killed

Positive Pro Gun Steps This Week in Virginia Legislature – Anti's Bills Killed Virginia – -(AmmoLand.com)- This week was excellent for Virginia gun owners! That Said, If We Don't Vote In Good People In September, This Could All Change Next Year. The anti's behaved themselves. Of course it helped that a Capitol police officer was in the room the whole time to serve as a reminder to keep things civil. Chairman Farris made it clear in his initial remarks that incivility would NOT be tolerated. E...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, John Bell, Simon, Capitol, Sullivan, Lopez, Hayes, State Police, Bourne, Tran, Toscano, Stoney, Virginia Citizens Defense League Inc, HB, Farris


What Has & Does The NRA Do Anyway?

Opinion What Has & Does The NRA Do Anyway? USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- If you are a regular reader of AmmoLand News you’ve seen that the flood of the anti-NRA forces are out in full force, one of the activists even said they hoped that Cuomo was successful in destroying the NRA!? So this leads many members to a question… What does the NRA do? What has the NRA done, that no one else could do to keep your rights safe. Without the NRA Hillary Would Be President. The NRA spent an estimated $100 mill...
Tags: Usa, New York, Guns, US, United States, US Postal Service, Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg, Cuomo, Nra, U S Supreme Court, National Rifle Association, Al Gore, GWB, BATF, Los Padres


AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings ~ VIDEO

AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings U.S.A. -( Ammoland.com )- On January 15, just a little before 5 p.m. Senator John Cornyn asked Attorney General nominee William P. Barr about his views on the Second Amendment. The question and answer were recorded as part of C-SPAN coverage of the nomination process. The question and answer, with some more commentary by Senator Cornyn occur from about 4:56:33 to 5:00:04 on the C-SPAN timer.  There is a transcript on t...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Attorney General, China, Court, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Second Amendment, McDonald, AG, Cornyn, Barr


AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings

AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings U.S.A. -( Ammoland.com )- On January 15, just a little before 5 p.m. Senator John Cornyn asked Attorney General nominee William P. Barr about his views on the Second Amendment. The question and answer were recorded as part of C-SPAN coverage of the nomination process. The question and answer, with some more commentary by Senator Cornyn occur from about 4:56:33 to 5:00:04 on the C-SPAN timer.  There is a transcript on t...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Attorney General, China, Court, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Second Amendment, McDonald, AG, Cornyn, Barr


Shortening the Goal

Art by A.F. Branco Shortening the Goal USA –-(Ammoland.com)-   Shortening the Goal. Democrats and the media want to blame Trump for the shutdown but it’s the Pelosi and the Democrats that are refusing to negotiate with Trump. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Government Shutdown, Trump, Nra, Pelosi, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, USA Ammoland, Citizens Committee, Branco


Where’s the Investigation into Senator Feinstein’s Chinese Spy?

Opinion Senator Feinstein quietly covered up that her driver and San Francisco office director of 20 years had been spying for the Chinese government, while she and her husband made millions from China. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Let’s look at a case study in Justice Department and news media bias: the treatment of President Trump compared with the treatment of Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein. The media’s glee over news that a group of anti-Trump bureaucrats took it upon themselves to invest...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Washington, Senate, China, Russia, America, San Francisco, Fbi, Silicon Valley, Republican Party, Dianne Feinstein, Justice Department, Newt Gingrich, Clinton, Trump


Pharmacist Fires Warning Shot At Possible Robber Inside Drugstore

Bob Irwin highlights the latest self-defense and other shootings of the week. Read them and see what went wrong, what went right and what we can learn from self-defense with a gun. Pharmacist Fires Warning Shot At Possible Robber Inside Drugstore USA –-(Ammoland.com)- WSOC TV-9 reports 01-03-18 in Charlotte, North Carolina, a local pharmacist at a drug store, thinking he was going to get robbed fired a shot warning at the possible robber. Police said a man walked into the Star Bright Pharma...
Tags: Guns, Las Vegas, Bob, Charlotte North Carolina, WSOC, Federal State, Gun Rights News, Guns Save Lives, USA Ammoland, Bob Irwin, Law Enforcement Academies, Mt Holly Huntersville Road, Nevada Talk Network, Bob Irwin Las Vegas About Bob Irwin Bob


Kingdumb

Art by Michael Ramirez Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Kingdumb. Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) has come under fire for racial comments to the New York Times questioning the offensiveness of the terms “white nationalism” and “white supremacy.” Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (N...
Tags: Guns, America, New York Times, Iowa, Nra, Michael Ramirez, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, Gun Cartoons, Citizens Committee, Michael Ramirez Rep Steve King, Iowa USA Ammoland


Getting “Slices” Today for a Stronger Second Amendment Tomorrow

Opinion Right to Carry by State Map Updated for 2018 United States of America – -(AmmoLand.com)- We’ve discussed both the need for an honest evaluation of the present political situation of the Second Amendment as well as the need to use the right tactics and strategies for a given job. Now, we will delve a little into the tactical/strategic area some more, this time by looking at a tactic that was advocated a long time ago by an anti-Second Amendment zealot – and how it can be used to regai...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Reagan, United States, Nelson, Nra, McDonald, Harold, IMG, Wayne Lapierre, LaPierre, Heller, NRA ILA, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison


Monster Jam Eliminates Incentive for Gun Owners to Attend Their Shows

Does this crowd look like gun imagery offends it? (Monster Jam Facebook photos) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “As gun outrage grew, Monster Jam quietly stripped weapons from its monster trucks,” the Tampa Bay Times reports. “Feld Entertainment had already been the target of protesters when it owned the circus, but they skirted the gun debate early.” “Gun outrage grew”?  With whom?  Do they get a lot of whiny harridans in pink pussy hats registering anti-gun indignation at monster truck events the...
Tags: Facebook, Nbc, Guns, South Park, Disney, Resistance, Peta, Animal Rights, Steven Spielberg, Tampa Bay Times, Feld Entertainment, Ringling Bros, Barnum Bailey, Feld, David Codrea, Gun Rights News


Yunsong Zhao: Charges Dropped on Obscure Rifle law after Eight Months in Custody

Yunsong Zhao: Charges Dropped on Obscure Rifle law after Eight Months in Custody U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- On September 24, 2018, Yunsong Zhao was vindicated. He had done nothing illegal. The evidence against him was so weak, the judge did not let the case go to trial. He dismissed the case based on lack of evidence. From wsls.com: CHRISTIANSBURG — A judge on Monday dismissed the firearms charge against former Virginia Tech student Yunsong Zhao, saying that he didn’t believe the police officer ...
Tags: Guns, Virginia, America, Department Of Defense, University, United States, Arizona, Gun Laws, Virginia Tech, Zhao, SCC, Montgomery County Circuit Court, Reserve Officer Training Corps, Christiansburg, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten


Democrats ShutDown Getaway

Art by A.F. Branco Democrats ShutDown Getaway USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Democrats ShutDown Getaway. President Trump stays sitting at his desk in Washington DC eager to make a deal as Democrats are living it up at a Puerto Rico getaway while Federal employee’s go without a paycheck. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: Nat...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, America, Washington Dc, Fox News, Puerto Rico, Trump, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, USA Ammoland, Citizens Committee, Branco


Red Flag Gun Laws – Public Safety or Abuse of the Innocent?

Red Flag Gun Laws – Public Safety or Abuse of the Innocent? U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- They are called Extreme-Risk Protection Orders. Some people call them Red-Flag Gun Confiscation. Whatever you call it, we’re supposed to call the cops and stop a bad man with a gun before he hurts someone. That sounds more like the script from a cop-drama on TV than what happens in real life. In practice, these laws are designed for abuse. We’ve already seen them fail to stop violent crime. We’ve also seen po...
Tags: Guns, Aclu, Nra, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, Rob Morse, Slow Facts, Polite Society Podcast Rob, Red Flag Laws


Gun Rights Are Women’s Rights, Join Our WomXn’s March

Gun Rights Are Women's Rights Colorado – -(AmmoLand.com)- Why do the same politicians who claim to support women's rights want to take away a woman's right to defend herself with a firearm? Saturday, January 19th, 10am, is the nationwide WomXn's March (the X is apparently to be MORE inclusive, which we assume means even us too!). Well, gun rights ARE women's rights – and we're going to join the Denver march to let them know just that! Anyone is welcome to join us under our banner…we're non-pa...
Tags: Lyft, Guns, Colorado, US, Denver, ARE, Gun Rights News, Rally for our Rights, Confederate Anarchy Trump, Denver Capitol, Facebook RSVP, Colorado State Capitol Denver


GOA/GOF Fund Challenge to NFA in U.S. Supreme Court

“The arguments presented by GOA and GOF cut to the heart of the National Firearms Act.” – GOA’s Erich Pratt Jeremy Kettler, who is a disabled combat veteran Springfield, VA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun Owners of America (GOA) and its legal arm, Gun Owners Foundation (GOF), this week continued their defense of Jeremy Kettler, who is a disabled combat veteran. GOA/GOF submitted a petition for writ of certiorari before the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Kettler, after he was convicted for violating ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Court, America, Lawsuits, Kansas, Goa, U S Supreme Court, McDonald, Pratt, NFA, Heller, U S Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, Obama Justice Department, Kettler, SPRINGFIELD Va


Mark Vaughan, Nominee for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors ~ VIDEO

Editor's Note: This is Mark Vaughan's first time running for the NRA BOD to become a new director on the board. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Mark Vaughan, nominated by the NRA for the 2019 Board of Directors Election, announces the launch of his election campaign. A lifelong hunter, outdoorsman, firearms competitor and collector, Mark sits on both NRA’s Law Enforcement Assistance and the Education and Training committees. He is passionate about training, he has been a NRA, hunting, and law enforcem...
Tags: Guns, Oklahoma, Education and Training, Vaughan, Nra, Mark, NRA Board, Oklahoma County, Mark Vaughan, Gun Rights News, Ammoland TV, USA Ammoland, NRA Board Elections, NRA Board of Directors, Oklahoma City Gun Club, Vaughan Foods


Petition for Writ of Certiorari Filed in Knife Rights’ NY City Gravity Knife Case

Petition for Writ of Certiorari Filed in Knife Rights' NY City Gravity Knife Case USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Plaintiffs' petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of the United States in our nearly eight-year-old civil rights lawsuit over New York City's persecution of pocket knife owners was filed yesterday. The petition requests that the Supreme Court review the Second Circuit's decision against our plaintiffs in this case. Knife Rights Chairman Doug Ritter said, “It is unfortunate...
Tags: Usa, New York, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Court, Lawsuits, New York State, Cuomo, Second Circuit, Supreme Court of the United States, Cyrus Vance Jr, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Doug Ritter, America s Grassroots Knife Owners Organization


May Exit

Art by Michael Ramirez Theresa May USA –-(Ammoland.com)- May Exit. British prime minister, Theresa May's EU divorce plan in tatters as parliamentarians prepare to vote on her leadership's future. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.org Second Amendment Foundation...
Tags: Guns, America, Eu, Theresa May, United Kingdom, Nra, Michael Ramirez, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, Gun Cartoons, USA Ammoland, Citizens Committee, Michael Ramirez Theresa May


Why Strategy & Tactics Matter in Defending the Second Amendment

Lyndon Baines Johnson signing the Gun Control Act of 1968 into law – but he wanted it to include a licensing and registration scheme. (White House photo) United States of America – -(AmmoLand.com)- Okay, folks, now we get to the next step after we have determined just what our present situation is. Our objective is simple: Securing our Second Amendment rights and a legacy of freedom for future generations. There is just one problem: Michael Bloomberg isn’t going to give up his dreams of disar...
Tags: England, Guns, Australia, Senate, White House, America, Reagan, Bloomberg, Democrats, Tennessee, House, Bill Clinton, Gun Control, Andrew Cuomo, Dianne Feinstein, Michael Bloomberg


Terry Holcomb, Second Amendment Activist, Prevails against Waller County Tyranny

Terry Holcomb, Second Amendment Activist Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – In August of 2016, Terry Holcomb, a Second Amendment activist, wrote a letter to Waller County, Texas. The letter asked Waller County to stop breaking the law, according to what had been passed in the 2015 legislature.  Some county officials disagreed with the Texas Attorney General, on what the law meant. So Waller County sued the Second Amendment activist, in an attempt to undercut the Attorney General. This was a direct...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Court, Department Of Defense, Austin, Arizona, Houston, Second Amendment, Waller County Texas, Court of Appeals, Paxton, Ken Paxton, Holcomb, Waller, Waller County


Blind Ambition

Art by A.F. Branco Blind Ambition USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Blind Ambition. The saga continues; Speaker Pelosi and Senator Schumer are blinded by politics and their hate for President Trump in regard to border security and Protecting U.S. citizens. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : ww...
Tags: Guns, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Trump, Nra, Pelosi, Schumer, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Citizens Committee, Branco, James Woods Sarah Palin Larry Elder Lars Larson


Is Bolton Steering Trump into War with Iran?

Is Bolton Steering Trump into War with Iran? U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- “Stop the ENDLESS WARS!” implored President Donald Trump in a Sunday night tweet. Well, if he is serious, Trump had best keep an eye on his national security adviser, for a U.S. war on Iran would be a dream come true for John Bolton. Last September, when Shiite militants launched three mortar shells into the Green Zone in Baghdad, which exploded harmlessly in a vacant lot, Bolton called a series of emergency meetings and di...
Tags: Isis, Guns, Israel, America, Iran, Syria, Nato, New York Times, Middle East, Poland, Pentagon, Shiite, Bolton, Donald Trump, Lebanon, George W Bush


To Bloomberg: White House & Constitution Aren’t For Sale

To Bloomberg: White House & Constitution Aren’t For Sale BELLEVUE, WA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today reacted to the announcement from anti-gun billionaire Michael Bloomberg that he would finance his own presidential campaign if he decides to run by advising the former New York mayor that “the White House and our Constitutional Rights are not for sale.” “Michael Bloomberg has been bankrolling extremist gun prohibition efforts for years, beca...
Tags: New York, Guns, White House, America, Bloomberg, United States, The White House, Michael Bloomberg, Gottlieb, Alan Gottlieb, Gun Rights News, Citizens Committee, CCRKBA, Mayor Bloomberg


Gun Activists: Let’s Prepare for Current Anti-Gun Political Situation

Opinion Gun Activists: Let's Prepare for Current Anti-Gun Political Situation United States of America – -(AmmoLand.com)- This month, the seating of a new anti-gun Congress, makes for a good chance to provide Second Amendment supporters who are new to actively working to protect our rights some pointers, as well as to give those who have been long-time activists a bit of a refresher (it never hurts). We all know our objective is to preserve the Second Amendment. But how do we get there from ...
Tags: Activism, Guns, Congress, Washington, Boston, Reagan, Bloomberg, Wisconsin, Kansas, Philadelphia, Nra, United States of America, Harold, NRA ILA, New York City Seattle, Gun Rights News


Criticizing NRA Executives is NOT “Attacking the NRA”

Opinion The NRA was over $30 million in the red in 2017, and had an almost $50 million deficit in its pension fund. These deficits aren't due to lack of revenue, but rather irresponsible spending. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Bless her heart, Marion Hammer just can't help herself. She just had to take a shot at me for exposing some of the financial corruption and poor decisions in the NRA and take some jabs at my dead father in the process. Don McDougal also wants to incorrectly frame my criticism...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Congress, White House, America, Irs, Chris, Trump, Nra, Board, Don, Brown, Marion, Wayne, NRA Board, Wayne Lapierre


NRA 2019 Board Candidate Lt. Colonel Willes K. Lee: Interview

Editor Note: AmmoLand News has officially endorsed Willes Lee for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors. Please consider him for your vote. NRA Board Candidate Lt. Colonel Willes K. Lee U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Later this month NRA members will receive their ballots to select members of the 2019 NRA Board of Directors. One-third of the Board's 76 seats are due to expire in April at the NRA Annual Meeting. Voting-eligible NRA members will determine which 25 nominees will receive a three-year term t...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Obama, Congress, Senate, US, America, Military, House, Marco Rubio, US Senate, John, Goa, Gun Rights, Rnc, Nra


Texas Already Has “Extreme Risk Protection Order” Laws

Opinion by Gary B. Wells Texas Already Has “Extreme Risk Protection Order” Laws Texas –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Texas Governor Greg Abbott clearly indicated his lack of support for “Red Flag” or “Extreme Risk Protection Orders” after the Texas Senate Select Committee on Violence in School and School Security hearings last July. Still, uninformed, anti-gun Texas legislators plan to present bills for such laws this coming year. These legislators ignore the simple fact that Texas already has procedur...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Greg Abbott, Gary, JOHN LOTT, Gun Rights News, Gary B. Wells, Red Flag Laws, Non Warrant Emergency Mental Health Detention, Warrant Mental Health Emergency Detention, Court Ordered Mental Health Services