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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


Mayor De Blasio Still Gets the Crime Problem Wrong

By Larry Keane For New York City’s Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, the gun is the problem, not the criminal IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- For New York City’s Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, the gun is the problem, not the criminal. That’s why he focused on New York City’s crime problem by restricting law-abiding citizens’ ability to purchase firearms for self-protection. The mayor announced major “crime reduction” plans twice before and missed by a mile. The mayor’s plan to...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, New York City, Joe Biden, Bill De Blasio, De Blasio, IMG, Mayor de Blasio, NSSF, New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, New York State Rifle Pistol Association, Dermot Shea, Corlett


SASP Hires James Hall As DOD of International Disciplines

The SASP announced it hired James Hall as Director of Development for newly established International Disciplines. IMG SASP U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP) proudly selects James Hall as the Director of Development for newly established International Disciplines of 10 Meter Air Rifle, 10 Meter Air Pistol, and Sport Pistol. A current member of the USA National Pistol Team, Hall secured the first U.S. quota spot in air pistol for the postponed Olympics in Tok...
Tags: Guns, United States, Tokyo, Ncaa, James, Cmp, USA Shooting, SASP, USAS, James Hall, Jacksonville State University, Competitive Shooting News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Scholastic Action Shooting Program, Scholastic Clay Target Program SCTP, Scholastic Action Shooting Program SASP


NSSF PSA Reminds Recreational Shooters to Help Prevent Wildfires

The NSSF reminds shooters to be careful during dry spells not to accidentally start forest fires. IMG iStock-1198540877 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- With 90 percent of wildland fires in the United States caused by human actions, the National Shooting Sports Foundation is reminding outdoor recreationists, including target shooters and hunters, to take precautions so they don’t accidentally ignite a wildfire. NSSF’s “Help Prevent Wildfires” public service announcements campaign provides video and aud...
Tags: Guns, United States, National Shooting Sports Foundation, IMG, NSSF, Conservation News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Joe Bartozzi


Biden Gets Plenty Wrong on Guns During Congressional Address

By Larry Keane Biden’s statements on gun violence in America were as fraudulent as ever. IMG iStock-1219883323 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- President Joe Biden spoke for more than an hour to a limited Joint Session of Congress for his first major speech since his inauguration. It was during a three-minute stretch near the end, though, that the president got plenty wrong about firearms, the Second Amendment and the record number of diverse Americans who purchased guns during the last 15 months. ...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Cdc, Senate, America, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fbi, Biden, Nra, Newsweek, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Rose Garden, NICS, NSSF, Gun Rights News


Virginia Senators Introduce Antigun Bill to Ration Rights

By Larry Keane Virginia’s U.S. senators want to export the gun rationing law that’s been instituted in the Old Dominion to the rest of the nation. IMG iStock-884220580 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Virginia’s U.S. senators want to export the gun rationing law that’s been instituted in the Old Dominion to the rest of the nation. Gun control politicians swept to majorities in Virginia in 2019 and passed gun control immediately. Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam signed several bills, including a “one ha...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Washington, White House, Virginia, Joe Biden, Warner, Biden, Mark Warner, U S Senate, IMG, Mark Herring, NSSF, Giffords, Kaine, Sen Kaine


NSSF $100k Hunting Heritage Trust Grant Program Open for Application

NSSF is pleased to announce that the application process for the 2021 round of the Hunting Heritage Trust Grant program is now open for application. iStock-184790536 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- NSSF, the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that the application process for the 2021 round of the Hunting Heritage Trust Grant program is now open for application. This grant program is designed to support hunting and shooting sports recruitment efforts. Organizations meet...
Tags: Guns, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Joe Bartozzi, Hunting Heritage Trust Grant, Hunting Heritage Trust Grants


America Not Buying Gun Control President Biden, Democrats Are Selling

By Larry Keane President Biden was caught by The Washington Post selling his own gun control snake oil. IMG iStock-484139956 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Those hawking gun control like an infomercial pitchman can’t understand why no one wants what they’re selling. It’s like snake oil. From President Joe Biden to Congressional Democrats, they claim it will cure everything from freckles to skyrocketing crime rates. What they’re really trying to sell is the failed ideas in a recycled glass bottle c...
Tags: Post, Japan, Guns, Congress, Washington Post, White House, America, Joe Biden, Cnn, House, The White House, Biden, The Washington Post, Pew Research Center, Dorsey, Forbes


Sen. Warnock Ran on ‘Defund the Police’, Paid $137k for Armed Security

By Larry Keane U.S. Senator Rev. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) won his nail-biter senate contest by campaigning in part on a message of gun control and “defund the police.” IMG iStock-884183728 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- U.S. Senator Rev. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) won his nail-biter senate contest by campaigning in part on a message of gun control and “defund the police.” He called law enforcement “gangsters, thugs, bullies, and a threat to children.” He demeaned law-abiding gun owners from his own pu...
Tags: Guns, Congress, New York City, Georgia, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, United States, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Michael Bloomberg, Calif, Atlanta Georgia, IMG, Joe Manchin, NICS, Jack Wilson


President Biden Thinks Religion Is a Gun Control Wishing Well

By Larry Keane Biden is attempting to use religion to infringe on American’s Second Amendment rights. IMG iStock-970957434 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- As an Irish Catholic, I’ve said my fair share of “Our Father” and “Hail Mary” prayers. I’ll confess, though, I never prayed the rosary that the Almighty would grant me a wish to sue an industry out of existence. President Joe Biden, himself an Irish Catholic, though, is a different story. While others pray for strength, guidance or wisdom, the Th...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Washington Post, America, Joe Biden, Cnn, Hillary Clinton, Ford, Capitol Hill, Biden, South Carolina, Health And Human Services, IMG, Robert Reich, ATF, The Hill


Congressman Despises Guns, Loves Gun Tax Dollars

By Larry Keane Congressman Raskin is looking to grab more money, at the cost of American freedoms. IMG Congress.gov U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Congressman Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) sure loves some of that sin-tax money. That’s the kind of money when a Member of Congress wants to ban things but can’t. So they go to their second favorite activity. They tax it. U.S. Rep. Raskin likes his gun policies both ways. If he can’t restrict Americans’ ability to lawfully purchase a firearm, he’ll gladly accept...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, Biden, HARRIS, Schumer, Raskin, Sen Lindsey Graham, Chuck Schumer, NFA, NSSF, Sen Graham, Sen Joe Manchin, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


Congressman Raskin Despises Guns, Loves Gun Tax Dollars

By Larry Keane Congressman Raskin is looking to grab more money, at the cost of American freedoms. IMG Congress.gov U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Congressman Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) sure loves some of that sin-tax money. That’s the kind of money when a Member of Congress wants to ban things but can’t. So they go to their second favorite activity. They tax it. U.S. Rep. Raskin likes his gun policies both ways. If he can’t restrict Americans’ ability to lawfully purchase a firearm, he’ll gladly accept...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, Biden, HARRIS, Schumer, Raskin, Sen Lindsey Graham, Chuck Schumer, NFA, NSSF, Sen Graham, Sen Joe Manchin, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


Encouraging New Data, but Staying Vigilant to Prevent Tragedy of Suicide

By Joe Bartozzi NSSF, the firearm industry trade association, has partnered with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) since 2016. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- There is light at the end of the tunnel and some new data is worthy of solemn celebration. The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) released new figures showing the number of Americans who died by suicide in 2020 remained lower than in each of the previous four years. That’s good news. After a year o...
Tags: Guns, America, New York Times, Npr, Abc News, JAMA, Department of Veterans Affairs, NSSF, American Medical Association JAMA, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Joe Bartozzi, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention AFSP, COVID


Firearm Industry Keeping Safety Top Priority as Families Begin Reuniting

By Joe Bartozzi Keeping Your Collection of Firearms Safe and Secure, Gun-Safe-iStock-1031564278-C5Media U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)-Firearm sales continue to be hot, even after a year of pandemic closures, civil unrest, elections and now the specter of gun control executive actions and legislation. The firearm industry, and those businesses that provide the means of exercising the Second Amendment, are working to ensure new firearm owners are welcomed, educated, and encouraged to practice safe s...
Tags: Guns, California, America, Fbi, North Dakota, Albuquerque, Minot, Texas Florida, Sian, NSSF, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Albuquerque City, Joe Bartozzi, Real Solutions


North Dakota: Two Pro-Gun Bills Return to House for Concurrence Vote

As early as tomorrow, the North Dakota House could hold a concurrence vote on two pro-gun measures before sending them to the Governor’s desk. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- As early as tomorrow, the North Dakota House could hold a concurrence vote on two pro-gun measures before sending them to the Governor’s desk.  Please contact your State Representative and ask them to SUPPORT House Bill 1293 and House Bill 1297. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION! House Bill 1293 expands the list of firearms th...
Tags: Guns, North Dakota, House, IMG, NSSF, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, North Dakota House, House Bill 1297


Here’s Why David Chipman Is a Terrible Choice for ATF Director

By Larry Keane Imagine this, but with charred innocent people and Chipman posing in front of it.  iStock-177369812 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- It’s hard to think of a worst possible nominee than David Chipman to run the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF). President Joe Biden could have nominated Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke, as he infamously promised him a gun control job at an El Paso campaign appearance. Or maybe even given the nod to Michael Bloomberg. It seems Pres...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Daily Mail, Biden, Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg, Cabinet, Executive Branch, El Paso, U S Senate, Wayne Lapierre, ATF, Gabby Giffords


What Hillary Gets Wrong in Her Gun Control Push – Again

By Larry Keane Gun-grabbers like Hillary Clinton, just can’t help themselves apparently. IMG iStock 1195632653 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Hillary Clinton just can’t help herself. Never mind that her tone-deaf demand for gun control caused gun owners to come out in record numbers to deny her an all-but-assured White House victory in 2016. She’s doubling down. Five years on, she’s still spitting vitriol on Americans. She still wants to punish freedom-loving Americans instead of criminals. She’s ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Senate, White House, America, Hillary Clinton, Benjamin Franklin, Cruz, Clinton, Thomas Jefferson, Sen Cruz, U S Supreme Court, Jennifer Palmieri, IMG, Jefferson, U S Sen Ted Cruz


Media Misrepresentation: Guardian says Black Gun Ownership up 58.2%

Arizonan with rifle slung at local street vendor. Photo courtesy Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Gun ownership is up in the United States. Record numbers of new gun owners, about eight million, purchased a gun in 2020. In a sensationalist article by the far-left British paper The Guardian, the sub-headline reads: Americans bought a record number of firearms last year. Gun ownership among Black Americans is up 58.2% While it may be wished to be true, the headline is both sensationalis...
Tags: Guns, US, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Guardian, Nra, JOHN LOTT, NSSF, Weingarten, Gun Owners, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


Liberty University Sweeps At 2021 SASP Collegiate National Championship

Liberty University sweeps at 2021 SASP IMG SASP U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)-The Scholastic Action Shooting Program returned to the CMP Marksmanship Park grounds on July 12-14th to hold its Collegiate National Championship. Over three days, college action shooting teams ran squads of athletes through the four-stage competition, with hopes of returning home with the coveted Tammy L. Mowry Rifle Cup and Daniel C. Hodne Pistol cup traveling trophies. Through the course of the match, college athletes at...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Virginia, United States, Liberty, Wisconsin, National, Liberty University, Daniel, Ian, Virginia Tech, Concordia University, SASP, Competitive Shooting News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Scholastic Action Shooting Program


News Coverage of Bald Eagles Misses Successes and Shames Hunters

By Larry Keane Bald eagles are making a big comeback, but local news stories are just shaming hunters.IMG: iStock-1238572852 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The Department of the Interior announced that America’s bald eagles have come soaring back. Outdoorsmen and women have been celebrating this for decades, but local news reporting is missing the picture.0 “‘A tough bird.’ Rescued eagle in Raleigh fights to stay alive after lead poisoning,” reads one headline. “Bald eagles in N.C. are fighting fo...
Tags: Guns, America, Maine, North Carolina, Raleigh, Wildlife Service, Interior, Observer, Wildlife Service USFWS, Raleigh News, NSSF, Bangor Daily News, Minnesota North Dakota, American Eagle Foundation, Steve Stone, Shooting Industry News


Chuck Schumer Hangs Sinful Label on Firearm Retailers

By Larry Keane Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has one word for lawful, regulated, and licensed firearm retailers – Evil. IMG iStock-969890630 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has one word for lawful, regulated, and licensed firearm retailers. Evil. In remarks to the media pushing his gun control agenda, Sen. Schumer said, “…the evil gun dealers, pushed by the NRA, have used gun shows as a major way to get guns into the hands of people...
Tags: Guns, Senate, White House, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Fbi, Atlantic, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Legos, Nra, Calif, U S Supreme Court, IMG


NSSF: The Only Thing Stopping Gun Control Is You

By Larry Keane Democrats have just one obstacle when it comes to achieving their vaunted gun control utopia. – You. IMG iStock-484139956 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Democrats have just one obstacle when it comes to achieving their vaunted gun control utopia. It’s you – the completely irrational, rights-demanding, unreasonable, and uncompromising American. You “selfish” gun owners. You are the unbending firearm makers and gun buyers. You are what is stopping gun control in America. That’s what t...
Tags: Texas, Nbc, Guns, Cbs News, Senate, America, Fbi, Connecticut, Biden, Meet The Press, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Kamala Harris, Democratic, Todd, HARRIS, Sen Ted Cruz


NSSF Condemns City of Gary, Ind., Scapegoating of Public Safety

The City of Gary, Indiana is attempting to revive an unjust lawsuit against gun-makers. – Eric Holcomb, iStock-884171528 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the firearm industry trade association, strongly criticized the City of Gary, Ind., effort to revive its lawsuit against firearm manufacturers that seeks to hold members of the firearm industry legally responsible for the harm caused to the city by the actions of criminals who misuse firearms. “The decision by ...
Tags: New York, Guns, Boston, Indiana, Bill Clinton, Andrew Cuomo, Gary, National Shooting Sports Foundation, U S Conference of Mayors, Housing and Urban Development, Keane, Gary Indiana, NSSF, Gary Ind, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF


ATF Ponders Changing Definition of What Is a Firearm To Target Growing Diversity Guns

Printed 3D AR15 Receivers are just one of many new firearms creations. Washington, D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- Several large type-7 Federal Firearms Licensed manufacturers, The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), and Polymer80 met with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) today. Although the detailed discussions of the meeting are unknown at this time, AmmoLand News received leaked emails from our sources that show that the ATF is seeking a new definition of a fire...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Los Angeles, Joe Biden, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, ATF, NSSF, John Crump, Roh, Shooting Industry News, Safety Harbor Firearms SHTF, Safety Harbor Firearms, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane


ATF Ponders Changing Definition of What Is a Firearm To Target Growing Gun Diversity

Printed 3D AR15 Receivers are just one of many new firearms creations. Washington, D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- Several large type-7 Federal Firearms Licensed manufacturers, The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), and Polymer80 met with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) today. Although the detailed discussions of the meeting are unknown at this time, AmmoLand News received leaked emails from our sources that show that the ATF is seeking a new definition of a fire...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Los Angeles, Joe Biden, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, ATF, NSSF, John Crump, Roh, Shooting Industry News, Safety Harbor Firearms SHTF, Safety Harbor Firearms, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Larry Keane


Celebrity Marksman Chris Cheng Defends Gun Rights in Senate Hearing

By Larry Keane History Channel Top Shot-winner and professional marksman Chris Cheng spoke at the recent hearing. IMG – Chris Cheng U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Chris Cheng outperformed competitors to win History Channel’s Top Shot championship, but his best performance yet may have been on Capitol Hill defending gun rights this week. The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing titled, “Constitutional and Common Sense Steps to Reduce Gun Violence.” In the wake of the tragic murders in Atl...
Tags: Guns, Senate, America, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Joe Biden, House, Capitol Hill, Lapd, Chuck Schumer, Solomon, Cheng, Koreatown, Heritage Foundation, U S Senate Judiciary Committee, NSSF


NSSF Denounces 9th Circuit Ruling Ignoring 2nd Amendment Language

The NSSF denounced the recent ruling by the 9th Circuit Court. IMG iStock-1245041394 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Shooting Sports Foundation, the firearm industry trade association, rejects the legal gymnastics the 7-4 en banc panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit employed to rule the Second Amendment does not guarantee the right to bear arms outside the home. The court’s ruling on Young v Hawaii ignores the clear and simple language of the Second Amendment and U.S. ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Hawaii, Young, U S Supreme Court, National Shooting Sports Foundation, McDonald, U S Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Clarence Thomas, Heller, NSSF, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Lawrence G Keane, Amy Coney Barrett


NSSF Range-Retailer Business Expo 2021 Registration Is Open

Crimson Trace booth at SHOT Show 2016. U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- NSSF, the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that attendee registration is open for its Range-Retailer Business Expo slated for July 12-14 in West Palm Beach, Florida. The Range-Retailer Business Expo will be the first major industry event to take place in-person since the pandemic struck. “The Expo’s return to the calendar of events gives firearm industry members who have endured pandemic-related di...
Tags: Guns, West Palm Beach Florida, Crimson Trace, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Chris Tatulli, Zach Snow, Range Business Development, Range Retailer Business Expo, Bluedog Fortispay Carey


The Folly of Sen. Feinstein’s ‘weapons of War’ Ban

By Larry Keane Anti-gunners hate the thought of Americans owning modern sporting rifles like this LaRue Tactical. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing on gun control. There will be blustering about the need for background checks for gun sales, closing so-called “loopholes” and getting “weapons of war” off the streets. Before the inflated labels get thrown around, it’s important to know the facts. All retail gun sales already require ...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Congress, California, America, Fbi, Kane, Feinstein, Calif, Sen Dianne Feinstein, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, El Camino, Washington Free Beacon, Heller, U S Senate Judiciary Committee, NSSF