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Keep Buying Guns And Ammo, Wherever You Find Them

Opinion by Alan J Chwick & Joanne D Eisen Keep Buying Guns And Ammo, Wherever You Find Them USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The US Congress and Vice-President Pence, on January 6, 2021, willfully, almost joyfully, permitted the theft of our country by socialists. The great majority of elected officials, the Main Street Media, the Judicial Branch, the President’s assistants and confidants – all caved without shame to the thieves. US House Speaker Pelosi and the Democrats, having won the election by th...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Congress, Cdc, Virginia, US, America, Portland, Long Island, South Carolina, New York State, Trump, Pelosi, Rush Limbaugh, ATF, NICS


December 2020 New Record for Background Checks, Gun Sales for Year

Florida Carry sues FDLE for more Violations of Gun Background Check Laws U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- 2020 is over. The year set records for every month and for total National Instant background Check System (NICS) background checks done in a year. 2020 almost certainly set a record for the number of new firearms owners.  New firearms owners are estimated at over 8 million, based on the NSSF figures of about 40% of firearms purchasers in 2020 have been new firearms owners. Precise records of new ...
Tags: Florida, Guns, America, Department Of Defense, United States, 2020, Arizona, Biden, Newton, Trump, ATF, FDLE, NICS, Zimring, NSSF, Gun Rights News


Unprecedented Numbers Exercise 2A Rights in 2020

In 2020, more Americans than ever exercise their Second Amendment rights. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Millions of Americans exercised their Second Amendment rights for the first time in 2020. And, it’s easy to understand why. Bare shelves at local grocery stores fueled fears that the breakdown in supply chains would lead to a breakdown in our social order. Inmates released early to stem the spread of the virus within prisons and rising unemployment led to fears of a crime wave. America...
Tags: Guns, Fbi, Nra, IMG, NICS, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA


Maryland: California-Style Ammunition Background Check Bill

The NRA-ILA reports that Maryland is trying to pass California-style ammunition background check laws. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The General Assembly starts its 2021 session this week and House Bill 175, a bill with California-style restrictions on ammunition sales, has already received a committee assignment. Please contact the House Judiciary Committee to OPPOSE HB 175. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION! House Bill 175 is a deeply flawed bill that requires “ammunition vendors” to conduct a ...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, California, House, Bill, General Assembly, House Judiciary Committee, NICS, NRA-ILA, Gun Rights News, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Federal Firearms Licensees FFL, California Style Ammunition Background Check Bill


Biden to Nominate Anti-Gun Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General

Anti-2A judge Merrick Garland is Biden's likely pick for Attorney General. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- At a news conference on January 7th, President-elect Joe Biden announced he will nominate U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General. Biden’s choice of a noted Second Amendment opponent to lead the Department of Justice is an overt assault on gun rights and gun owners. Following the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin ...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Department Of Justice, Biden, District Of Columbia, Nra, Antonin Scalia, Parker, U S Supreme Court, Scalia, Garland, U S Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, NICS, Heller


Anti-Freedom Groups, Exploiting Suicide, and What’s Next? ~ VIDEOS

Opinion Anti-Freedom Groups, Exploiting Suicide, and What’s Next? New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- Going over hundreds of pages of documents and sifting through the who’s doing what, where, and when, things pop out for later consideration. Last month I was looking over AmmoLand’s recent articles and happened upon one by the esteemed David Codrea.  Codrea, a prolific writer on 2nd Amendment issues put out a piece on December 1, 2020 entitled: “Gun Prohibitionists Exploiting Suicide to Advance Di...
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Default Proceed Sale Transparency Act & the So-Called ‘Charleston Shooter Loophole’

Opinion Glad to stand with Shannon Watts, founder of @MomsDemand. This will be the Congress when we finally take action to pass universal background checks and other common sense measures to save lives. #gunreformnow #IL10 pic.twitter.com/2ytQQV4DAa — Rep. Brad Schneider (@RepSchneider) November 15, 2018 New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- In continuing with the tradition of de-evolution of our civil liberties, we have creatures crawling out of the primordial soup of government bureaucracy, and to...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Congress, US, Fbi, Chicago, New Jersey, United Nations, Chicagoland, Department Of Justice, Illinois, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Charleston, Nra, Background Checks, Brady


The CDC & Their Government Highlighter, What are They Hiding?

The CDC & Their Government Highlighter, What are they Hiding? New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- I’ve had the opportunity to read through two Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) acquired document dumps from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), amounting to 529 pages of information ( and , and I am not impressed at all. In the age of transparency and citizens’ rights to information, I need to point out the CDC’s excessive use of what I call the “government highlighter”, aka black m...
Tags: Guns, Cdc, US, America, United States, New Jersey, Foia, Nra, National Rifle Association, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, ATF, NICS, Brady Bill, Congress Researchers, Gun Rights News, John Petrolino


NVMe-oF for The Rest of Us

There is an increasing demand for NVMe devices in enterprise storage. Not surprising at all, NVMe is becoming the standard interface in the back end of every storage solution, and more and more vendors are working to provide the same interface, NVMe-oF, on the front end. The ABCs of NVMe Protocols NVMe can be encapsulated in several transport protocols, including Fibre Channel (FC), InfiniBand, Remote Direct Memory Access on Converged Ethernet (RoCE), and the relative newcomer, simple TCP. This ...
Tags: Storage, Blog, Seo, Intel, Data Storage, TCO, TCP, NICS, InfiniBand, Lightbits Labs, Data Storage Solutions, NVBMe/TCP, NVMe-oF, Fibre Channel FC InfiniBand, NVMe FC


Everytown Encourages Biden to Pursue Unlawful Executive Gun Controls

THe NRA-ILA reports on the latest desperate efforts of anti-gun group Everytown. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- According to the December 10 report from the New York Times, Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun organization Everytown for Gun Safety is pushing Joe Biden to enact a raft of gun control by executive fiat. As much as Everytown and their would-be autocrat benefactor might wish, the U.S. Presidency is not a dictatorship. The executive actions Everytown contemplates implicate the Second A...
Tags: Guns, Obama, White House, Barack Obama, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Fbi, Biden, ATF, NICS, National Instant Criminal Background Check System, NRA-ILA, Gun Rights News, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Eric Shultz


Rogue ATF Agents are Cracking Down on Legal Guns in Anticipation of Biden Admin

Honest citizens should enjoy the right to assemble their own firearms for lawful purposes, and they should be able to do so without being terrorized by their government.” — GOA's Erich Pratt, AmmoLand, December 11, 2020. GOA and other pro-2A groups are suing the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- On Thursday, federal agents raided the headquarters of Polymer80, one of the largest manufacturers of homemade firearm accessories. For years, Polymer80 has be...
Tags: Guns, Joe Biden, Biden, Goa, Trump, Gun Owners of America GOA, ATF, Lombardo, NICS, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Gun Owners of America, Pittman Robertson, Erich Pratt, Gun Owners Foundation, Marvin Richardson


Some Might See a Pattern, All Should See Rights in Action

The NRA reports more Americans than ever are buying firearms. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- November 2020 saw, among other things, another new firearm background checks record. This, after this record, this record, and this record. The FBI NICS office conducted 3,626,335 total background checks last month. November is always a busy month with elections, Black Friday, and holiday deals to be had. Even the year-to-date streak of record numbers and reported inventory shortages around the co...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Nra, IMG, NICS, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, FBI NICS


Soaring Gun Sales Continue; Are Police Cuts Motivating Factor?

Gun sales continue to roar as many cities consider cutting police budgets. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The National Shooting Sports Foundation reported an increase of 45.2 percent in the NSSF-adjusted background checks initiated with the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) over November of 2019, as gun sales continue to soar. According to the industry umbrella group, “The year-to-date total of 19.1 million adjusted background checks continues to add to a record-setting year ...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Minneapolis, Obama, California, New York City, US, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, New Jersey, Fox News, Seattle, Donald Trump, Nra, National Shooting Sports Foundation


Background Checks from Gun Sales Break Records for November 2020

Do ‘universal background checks' really work to reduce gun-related crime? (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- November of 2020 continued the trend of record-breaking gun sales and record-breaking National Instant background Check System (NICS) checks. The two are not the same. About half of background checks in recent years are done for other purposes, such as gun permits and gun permit rechecks. Permit and permit rechecks have slowed somewhat in relation to gun sales in 2020, probably du...
Tags: Europe, Japan, Guns, Australia, China, India, Africa, America, Department Of Defense, United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Arizona, Gun Sales, Newton, ATF


Georgia Senate Runoffs Will Decide The Fate Of These Bills

Georgia Senate Runoffs Will Decide The Fate Of These Bills Georgia/United States Senate – -(AmmoLand.com)- What sort of stakes are we facing with the Georgia Senate runoffs? Perhaps the best way to get a handle on them is to look at some of the legislation that could get a path forward based on the results of those elections. So, we will look at some legislation that could get a potential boost – or which could languish unpassed – should Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue lose their bids. So wha...
Tags: Guns, Senate, White House, Reagan, Joe Biden, Consumer Product Safety Commission, House, Biden, Perdue, Harold, National Rifle Association, Loeffler, Chuck Schumer, Joe Manchin, NICS, Institute for Legislative Action


101 Reasons Why I Oppose Gun Safety & You Probably Do Too

101 Reasons Why I Oppose Gun Safety & You Probably Do Too New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- Here are 101 reasons why I oppose the so-called “Gun Safety” thrown around by gun banners and politicians. When “Gun Safety” is used as Propaganda. When honest citizens are turned into criminals in the name of “Gun Safety.” When groups claiming to want “Gun Safety” provide no gun safety training programs that teach the actual safe use of guns. When the NRA – the #1 genuine Gun Safety organization – is att...
Tags: Europe, New York, Guns, Supreme Court, US, America, Bloomberg, United States, Liberty, New Jersey, Benjamin Franklin, Samuel Adams, Nra, Thomas Jefferson, Evan, George Mason


Bloomberg Scores Another Failure in Big Sky Country

LR 130, a ballot measure to limit local government authority to regulate firearms, was supported by the NRA. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Although voters in November’s election had a refreshing break from initiatives to impose new gun-control laws, there was a pro-gun ballot measure this fall in Big Sky Country. LR 130, a   to limit local government authority to regulate firearms, was supported by the NRA and approved by Montana’s voters. Voters had to contend with a barrage of misinfor...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Bloomberg, Michael Bloomberg, Nra, State, U S Senate, LR, Steve Bullock, Missoula, Steve Daines, Bullock, Big Sky Country, NICS, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA


Loeffler One of the Last Chances to Hold the Line in Georgia

Georgia Special Election An Embarrassment Of Riches Georgia – -(AmmoLand.com)- Barring a miracle in the courts and some state legislatures willing to act should the court rule, Second Amendment supporters will have an avowed enemy in the White House who will seek to unjustly punish them for the many crimes and acts of madness they did not commit. This needs to be acknowledged (to concede would, to borrow the phrasing of one anti-Second Amendment extremist, be to admit and accept that what hap...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Senate, White House, Georgia, Reagan, Gop, New Jersey, Harold, National Rifle Association, Loeffler, Isakson, New York California, NICS, Johnny Isakson, David Perdue


NICS Numbers for October 2020 – More Record Gun Sales

NICS Numbers for October 2020 – More Record Gun Sales (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- During October of 2020 National Instant background Check System (NICS) numbers of checks and numbers of gun sales set new records for the month. The number of checks was 3.3 million. The calculated number of gun sales was more than  1.74 million. The previous record for checks in October was last year, with over 2.39 million checks. About half of the background checks done in the NICS system are now ...
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NSSF: Americans Vote Yes in a Landslide for Gun Sales

By Larry Keane October's gun sales are way up again, proving Americans still don't support gun control. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- October’s firearm sales figures are in and if this is an indicator of how American feels about guns – folks, it’s a landslide. NSSF released the adjusted National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) figures for October. They aren’t record-breaking. They’re a record-shattering 1.76 million background checks completed for the sale of a firea...
Tags: Guns, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Biden, Calif, Democratic National Committee, NICS, NSSF, Jim Grant, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Sen Kamala Harris, Larry Keane October


ATF Admits They Would Be Sued for Revoking Ability to use CHPs for Gun Sales

Do ‘universal background checks' really work to reduce gun-related crime? (Dave Workman) MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA –-(Ammoland.com)- Gun Owners of America recently filed a lawsuit against the ATF, after the agency blocked Alabama firearms dealers from allowing buyers to use their concealed handgun permits in place of going through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Federal law says that state concealed handgun permits (CHP) that meet or exceed the requirement of section 9...
Tags: Guns, Alabama, Michigan, John, Doj, Nra, Lee, Northern Virginia, ATF, Carlson, Epstein, NICS, Luther Strange, Dave Workman, NCIC, John Crump


Montana You Need to Vote to Keep Steve Daines in the U.S. Senate ~ VIDEO

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-Steve Daines is the junior United States Senator for Montana. He is running for reelection against Governor Steve Bullock in a close race. Steve Daines grew up in Bozeman Montana and attended Montana State University. He is a visionary. In 2000, he served as Vice President of a cloud computing company before cloud computing became a household term. Although he had success in private industry, he never lost his love for Montana. He decided to serve in the U.S Senate to ...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Washington, Senate, America, Joe Biden, United States, John, Keystone XL pipeline, Biden, Goa, Nra, U S Senate, Steve Bullock, Northern Virginia, Gun Owners of America GOA


Might Minnesota Elect a Second Amendment Supporter to the Senate?

Second Amendment Supporters Get A Second Chance In Minnesota Minnesota – -(AmmoLand.com)- If you want a clear indication that despite the media’s pronouncements, this election is nowhere close to being a blowout, you can look no further than Minnesota’s Senate race. The potential for an upset in this state was noted before, and with less than a week before Election Day, it’s worth a closer look. The race between incumbent Tina Smith and former Representative Jason Lewis is currently rated as ...
Tags: Minnesota, Guns, Supreme Court, Senate, Reagan, Bloomberg, Citizens United, Smith, Wells Fargo, Lewis, Harold, National Rifle Association, NICS, Jason Lewis, Tina Smith, Gun Rights News


2021 FICC Scheduled and Confirms ATF and FBI Attendance

2021 FICC Scheduled and Confirms ATF and FBI Attendance U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Orchid LLC and Williams Mullen’s Firearms Industry Group announce the 2021 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference with participation from agency personnel from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (“ATF”) and the FBI National Instant Criminal Background Check (“NICS”) division, amongst agencies. The conference will be held on April 26 – 28th 2021, in Orlando, Florida, at the beautiful Westgate...
Tags: Guns, Washington, ERP, Fbi, FICC, Mullen, Orlando Florida, ATF, NFA, NICS, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives, Williams Mullen, Federal Firearms Licensees, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Firearms Industry Compliance Conference


Ten Wins for Gun Owners That Only Happened Under President Trump

Topping the List are Pro-Gun Judges, Opening Gun Stores During COVID, and Unsigning the UN Gun Treaty! Ten Wins for Gun Owners That Only Happened Under President Trump, Donald Trump IMG WhiteHouse-gov USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Imagine having a President that did not believe the Second Amendment protects an individual right. Or a President who believes that’s it’s okay to confiscate millions of commonly-owned firearms. That is precisely what gun owners would be facing if Joe Biden is elected Pr...
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Big Numbers on Background Checks and Carry Permits

Interest in self-defense has gone up exponentially since COVID-19 and nation-wide riots. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- New data on background checks and concealed carry permit holders shows that the exercise of 2nd Amendment rights may just be the one constant in 2020. New data was released and records were set. This isn’t déjà vu; it’s a trend. The FBI released NICS background check data for September, which saw the fewest checks since February but still set the record for the most chec...
Tags: Guns, Joe Biden, Fbi, United States, District Of Columbia, Kamala Harris, U S Supreme Court, National Shooting Sports Foundation, IMG, JOHN LOTT, NICS, NSSF, Lott, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA


September 2020 NICS and Gun Sales Continue Record Trend

Do ‘universal background checks' really work to reduce gun-related crime? (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- September of 2020 was a record for both firearm sales and NICS background checks in the United States. There were 2,892,115 background checks done in September, and about 1.614 million firearm sales. The firearm sales is not a precise figure because of uncertainties about multiple firearms sold with one NICS check and firearms sold to people who can legally purchase firearms witho...
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The NSSF on Mental Health and Firearm Ownership

By Joe Bartozzi The firearm industry wants to have a brave conversation. It’s not comfortable, but it’s a life-saving discussion.  IMG iStock-913789570 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The firearm industry wants to have a brave conversation. It’s not comfortable, but it’s a life-saving discussion. Suicide is a very real issue and the firearm industry is taking it seriously. We offer Real Solutions and firearm manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and ranges are doing their part to prevent a traged...
Tags: Guns, Fbi, Mental Health, United States, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, IMG, NICS, NSSF, AFSP, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Joe Bartozzi


Everytown’s Election Tactics Show Gun Control Isn’t Popular in Swing Districts

The NRA-ILA reports on the latest desperate efforts of the anti-gun group Newtown USA. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The gun control segment of billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s left-wing political apparatus isn’t feeling the courage of their purported convictions these days. Understanding that their message of civilian disarmament won’t play with an electorate wracked with concerns over COVID-19, a spike in violence in many jurisdictions, and politician-tolerated civil unrest, Everytown f...
Tags: Guns, Bloomberg, Fbi, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Fox News, Michael Bloomberg, Gallup, National Shooting Sports Foundation, NICS, NSSF, NRA ILA, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, COVID, Newtown USA IMG


Gun Owners of America Challenges ATF Reversal of NICS Exemption in Michigan

GOA Challenges ATF Reversal of NICS Exemption in Michigan Springfield, VA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun Owners of America (GOA) is suing the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) for reversing itself in a way that diminishes the gun rights of Michiganders. As a result of a letter issued on March 3rd, 2020, the Bureau no longer recognizes that holders of Michigan concealed carry permits are exempt from a National Instant Check System (NICS) background check when purchasing a fire...
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