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McDonald's workers are planning strikes in 15 cities for higher wages ahead of the chain's annual investor meeting

A McDonald's sign is seen outside one of its restaurants in Joliet, Illinois, March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young McDonald's workers in 15 US cities plan to strike on May 19. The strikes are planned for the day before McDonald's annual shareholder meeting. They say McDonald's is turning to perks and hiring incentives instead of just raising pay. See more stories on Insider's business page. McDonald's workers in 15 US cities plan to strike for higher wages on May 19, t...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Washington, Milwaukee, US, Trends, Chicago, Maine, Tennessee, Starbucks, Jack, St Louis, Ifa, Nra, McDonald, Fayetteville North Carolina


Trump-Rejecting Republican Has Plan to Drive Gun Owners from GOP

Miami’s “Republican” mayor says this is how GOP candidates must lead if they expect to win elections. You have to wonder which Party he’s trying to kill. (Francis Suarez/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “The Trump-rejecting Florida Republican who has a plan to fix the GOP Miami Mayor Francis Suarez has a message for leaders in Washington,” Politico reports. “Start thinking more like mayors.” “Suarez is a Cuban Republican, but he doesn’t match some of the usual headlines surrounding Cuban A...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Republicans, Washington, Politico, Immigration, America, Bloomberg, Democrats, Gop, House, George Bush, John Boehner, Miami, Boehner


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


NRA-ILA Responds to Bloomberg Columnist’s Piece, “A Civilized Society”

Bloomberg anti-gun columnist Sir Max Hastings missing the point entirely on his recent anti-gun article. IMG NRA-ILA. U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Bloomberg columnist Sir Max Hastings shares his thoughts on guns, crime, and the differences between his native Britain and the United States in “I Grew Up on Guns. Now I’ve Learned to Love Firearm Control.” Having a father who had brought home keepsake firearms from the Second World War, he claims he became “exceptionally proficient” at taking apart and...
Tags: Guns, Mexico, Russia, America, Bloomberg, Thailand, Britain, United States, Belgium, Brazil, Guatemala, Lithuania, Costa Rica, Eastern Europe, Max, Tony Martin


Texas Senate Committee Recommends Passage of Constitutional Carry

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)-  Lt. Governor Dan Patrick’s efforts resulted in the creation of the Senate Special Committee on Constitutional Issues. The committee hearing started at 9 a.m on 29 April 2021. Lt. Governor Patrick and other Republicans were and are receiving intense pressure to pass Constitutional Carry. It was listed as one of the top eight priorities in the Texas Republican Party Platform and by Republican Chairman Allan West. While Lt. Governor Dan Patrick worked to set up the spec...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Senate, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Republican, Hawthorn, Association, Abbott, Hunt, Nra, Patrick, Rachel, Harris County, LTC, Texas Senate


Losing Trust in Politicians and the News Media

Biden’s latest executive orders are as short-sighted and self-condemning as they are draconian. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A.– -(AmmoLand.com)- The business of politics is to sell favors to influential special interests. That is how politicians like the Clintons, Obamas, and Pelosi became multi-millionaires. Today’s politicians have divided us into so many small factions that the favors they give to one group collide with the special interests they already granted to earlier groups. Simply stated, big-g...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Russia, New York City, Los Angeles, Fbi, Biden, Trump, Nra, IMG, Klu Klux Klan, Pelosi, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, Rob Morse, Anti-Gun Media


St. Louis Couple That Defended Home from Protesters Face November Trial

Published reports say a Nov. 1 trial date is tentatively set for Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the St. Louis couple that stood outside their home last year to ward off protesters. (Screen snip, YT, PBS) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The St. Louis couple whose armed defense of their home from protesters last summer made national news now faces a criminal trial tentatively scheduled during the first week of November, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Mark and Patricia McCloskey became relucta...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Minneapolis, Senate, Politico, Joe Biden, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Associated Press, District Of Columbia, St. Louis, Donald Trump, Second Amendment, Nra, Mark, Portland Press Herald


Colorado: Anti-Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings this Week!

Two anti-gun measures, House Bill 1298 and House Bill 1299, have been scheduled for committee hearings tomorrow and Friday. IMG iStock-884190572 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Two anti-gun measures, House Bill 1298 and House Bill 1299, have been scheduled for committee hearings tomorrow and Friday, respectively.  Please click the below “Take Action” buttons and ask committee members to OPPOSE House Bill 1298 and House Bill 1299. CLICK HERE TAKE ACTION! House Bill 1298 allows for the indefinite dela...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, House, Nra, IMG, Colorado Bureau of Investigation, NICS, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Anti Gun Bills Scheduled for Committee Hearings


Judge in NRA Bankruptcy Case Needs to Appoint an Examiner, NOT Dismiss

Judge in NRA Bankruptcy Case Needs to Appoint an Examiner, NOT Dismiss, IMG iStock USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The NRA Board of Directors (or at least a number of the members) met in Dallas on Saturday, May 1, 2021, for the express purpose of approving a Reorganization plan to be submitted to the bankruptcy court. I’m not sure how many members were in attendance, but I’m pretty sure it was not much more than half of the 76 members. (It only takes 25 to constitute a quorum.) Director Rocky Marshall...
Tags: Usa, New York, Guns, US, Dallas, North, Ny, Association, Cuomo, Nra, Board, Wayne, Bankruptcy Court, Brewer, LaPierre, AG


Kansas Legislature Overrides Gov.’s Veto of NRA-Backed Bill

The National Rifle Association today applauded the Kansas Legislature’s veto override of House Bill 2058, common sense self-defense legislation that was vetoed by Governor Kelly last month. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Rifle Association today applauded the Kansas Legislature’s veto override of House Bill 2058, common sense self-defense legislation that was vetoed by Governor Kelly last month. This bill improves the ability of law-abiding gun owners to protect themselves and...
Tags: Guns, Senate, House, Kansas, Bill, Nra, Kelly, National Rifle Association, IMG, Kansas Legislature, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Travis Couture Lovelady NRA ILA Kansas


Morning Docket: 05.04.21

* Georgia passed a new law aimed at curbing illegal street racing. Probably safer to stick with the midnight train to Georgia... [Atlanta Journal-Constitution] * The New York Attorney General is arguing that the NRA's bankruptcy case should be dismissed. [ABC News] * A Texas lawyer known as the "DUI Guy" has been sentenced to serious prison time for federal charges. [Dallas Morning News] * The County of Los Angeles has denied wrongdoing in a lawsuit filed by Vanessa Bryant over photos of th...
Tags: New York, Texas, Law, Marvel, Disney, Georgia, Iron Man, Kobe Bryant, Usa Today, Abc News, Dallas Morning News, Ant-man, Nra, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Vanessa Bryant, Morning Docket


This Week on Shooting USA – Tennessee Cowboy Action

Tennessee Cowboy Action Nashville, TN -(AmmoLand.com)- Get your big hat and strap on your six-guns for Tennessee Cowboy Action. SASS, the Single-Action Shooting Society, is among the most popular of the shooting sports, with regional, national, and international matches, all preserving the history of America’s Old West. And the Tennessee Championship hosts the largest number of competitors of any state match by offering world-class competition with guns from the late 1800s. Then it’s more mod...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Supreme Court, US, America, Canada, Tennessee, Nra, Sass, Competitive Shooting News, Julie Golob, Shooting USA, Single Action Shooting Society, GAP Grind, Jim Scoutten America, About Shooting USA


Sen. Alex Padilla moves to protect 1 million acres of California land

U.S. Sen. Alex Padilla introduced legislation Monday, May 3, that would protect and improve access to 1 million acres of land and 500 miles of rivers across the state, including more than 139,000 acres and 45 miles of wild and scenic rivers in Southern California. “Simply put, this is a big deal,” Wade Crowfoot, state secretary of California Natural Resources, said at a news conference Monday at Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area in Irwindale. “These natural places provide us inspiration, recreation a...
Tags: Outdoors, Politics, News, Obama, California, Government, Senate, Environment, Los Angeles, Barack Obama, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, House, House Of Representatives, Trinity


Texas judge mulls whether to dismiss NRA's bankruptcy petition

For nearly a month, attorneys have argued over whether the National Rifle Association's petition to file for bankruptcy in Texas should be dismissed, and whether its business dealings should be overseen by a court-appointed trustee or an examiner.
Tags: Texas, Cnn, Nra, National Rifle Association


Judge to Rule Early Next Week in NRA Bankruptcy Trial

Are the National Rifle Association’s leaders abusing the legal system to duck accountability for their mismanagement.
Tags: Nra, National Rifle Association


Trying Out The Franklin Armory BFSIII AK-C1 Binary Trigger

Trying Out The Franklin Armory BFSIII AK-C1 U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- I have a few binary triggers from a few different companies. One of my favorite makers of binary triggers is Franklin Armory. I have Franklin Armory binary triggers in a few of my AR15s, and I even have a Franklin Armory trigger in my CZ Scorpion Evo 3. That was fun to shoot until ammo prices went crazy. Then it was not so much fun, but that isn’t on Franklin Armory. That is on panic buying and new gun owners. I was excited ...
Tags: Guns, Tennessee, Arizona, John, Nra, Wolf, Northern Virginia, Matt, ATF, John Crump, Firearm News, Franklin Armory, John Crump John, Lee Armory AK, Lee Armory, Franklin Binary


Pivotal gun rights case goes before the Supreme Court

In May 2016, the National Rifle Association endorsed Donald Trump for president. Chris Cox, the executive director of the NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action, said the group rarely endorsed a candidate so far in advance of an election, but that precedent was overridden by the members’ concern that the Second Amendment might not survive a Hillary Clinton presidency. Trump himself said, “The only way to save the Second Amendment is to vote for a person named Donald Trump.” Cox told the members ...
Tags: New York, Supreme Court, California, Opinion, New York City, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Hillary Clinton, Antarctica, San Diego, Biden, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, Metro, Trump


‘National Security’ Excuse Takes War on Guns to Dangerous New Level

With his NSC proxies out there equating gun owners with terrorists ready to inflict “mass casualty attacks” on American soil, this is starting to sound more like Joe’s Plan to End Gun Owners. U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “We share Biden’s view that the level of U.S. gun violence is a ‘national embarrassment,’” an April 22 Politico opinion piece declares. “But as National Security Council veterans who have specialized in counterterrorism—with direct experience involving far-right American terrori...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Obama, White House, Politico, Afghanistan, New Zealand, Al Qaeda, Sinn Féin, National Security Council, Resistance, Biden, Msnbc, Thomas Pynchon, Capitol Police, Joe


Pants On Fire: Biden’s Bogus Gun Control Claim Up in Smoke

Joe Biden has been caught in another canard about guns. (Screen snip, Biden-Harris campaign.) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- When Joe Biden declared during his address to Congress and the country—as quoted by The Hill—that, “We need a ban on assault weapons and high capacity again. Don’t tell me it can’t be done. We did it before and it worked,” he evidently didn’t count on people listening who knew better. One of those people was the National Review’s David Harsanyi, and he quickly blew the whistl...
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington Post, White House, America, Joe Biden, Idaho, House, Gun Control, Capitol Hill, Biden, Nra, National Review, Hill


Intruder Attacks Homeowners with a Hammer- Armed Citizen Stories

At Home, at Work, and on a Date – More Self Defense Gun Stories U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- We start with this news report from ABC13 in Houston, Texas. You are at home on a Saturday night. It is after 10 when you hear unusual sounds from the back of your house. You go to the backdoor to see what is going on. That is when a man with a hammer breaks through the backdoor. He attacks you with the hammer as well as attacking the other person living in the home with you. You run to get your gun. You ...
Tags: Guns, US, Nra, Houston Texas, Ammoland, Emergency Medical Services, USCCA, Gun Rights News, Rob Morse, Polite Society Podcast Rob, Rob Morse Rob, Armed Citizen Stories, Personal Defense **DO NOT DELETE


Anti-Gun Lobbying Group Expects & Demands Action for Helping Elect Dems

March For Our Lives wants something from congressional Democrats and they’re not subtle about it. (U S Capital Building Congress), iStock-1154438278 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- An official with the gun prohibition lobbying group “March for Our Lives” has acknowledged his group expects action on gun control for having worked to elect an anti-gun Congressional majority and president. Quoted by Politico, Max Markham, identified as the March for Our Lives policy director, reportedly stated; “We didn...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, Politico, Joe Biden, House, New York Times, Italy, Gun Control, Kansas, Dallas, National Mall, Fox News, Capitol Hill


Riding Shotgun With Charlie Celebrates 100th Episode With Alan Gottlieb ~ VIDEOS

Massachusetts – -(AmmoLand.com)- Back in 2016 Charlie Cook had an idea that was born from a Toastmasters’ assignment.  The crux of the project was to learn to work on video and how it offers effective communications.  He worked through the assignments and then took the ball and ran with it.  What came next was the idea of doing a show talking to folks in the firearm community with the guests/passengers in the shotgun seat. Riding Shotgun With Charlie What is Riding Shotgun With Charlie (RSW...
Tags: Cook, Guns, Massachusetts, New York City, US, America, New Jersey, Army, SAF, Corvette, Nra, Charlie, Gottlieb, Mark Walters, Bellevue Washington, Alan Gottlieb


Maine: Multiple Gun Bills Scheduled for Public Hearing

On May 3rd, the Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee will hold public hearings on numerous anti-gun and pro-gun bills. iStock-884203988 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- On May 3rd, the Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee will hold public hearings on numerous anti-gun and pro-gun bills. It is critical that committee members hear from NRA members and Second Amendment supporters. Please act now! Contact members of the Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee and ask them to SUPPORT NR...
Tags: Guns, Maine, Department Of Justice, Criminal Justice, Nra, Public Safety Committee, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee


Kansas Veto Session Starts Next Week, Threatening Pro-Gun Bills

On Monday, the Kansas Legislature returns for a veto session, where they will consider overriding Governor Laura Kelly’s vetoes, which include two pro-gun bills. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- On Monday, the Kansas Legislature returns for a veto session, where they will consider overriding Governor Laura Kelly’s vetoes, which include two pro-gun bills. Please continue to contact your lawmakers and ask them to OVERRIDE Gov. Kelly’s vetoes of House Bill 2058 and House Bill 2089. CLICK HERE...
Tags: Guns, House, Kansas, Nra, Kelly, Board of Education, IMG, Kansas Legislature, Laura Kelly, Eddie Eagle, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Derek Schmidt House Bill, Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks Tourism


Proof FBI’s NICS Firearms-Background-Check is Gathering Our Private Info for INTERPOL

NICS User Guide Shows the FBI is Sharing Information With INTERPOL. Proof FBI’s NICS Firearms-Background-Check is Gathering Our Private Info for INTERPOL, iStock-uzenzen 1175397475 WASHINGTON, D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- Gun Owners of America has obtained and supplied AmmoLand News with copies of the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) User Manual. [embedded and linked below] The first copy of the User Manual was obtained from a GOA’s initiated Freedom of Information Ac...
Tags: Guns, California, Washington, Fbi, United States, Arizona, Foia, John, Goa, Interpol, Nra, Northern Virginia, NICS, NCIC, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News


Trouble Knocks at Your Door.. and Then Assaults You – More Self Defense Gun Stories

Trouble Knocks at Your Door.. and Then Assaults You – More Self Defense Gun Stories U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- You probably didn’t see this news covered by the mainstream media, but again last week, responsible gun owners defended themselves and the people they love. Self-defense instructor Michael Woodland joins the Self Defense Gun Stories Podcast to look at four new examples. Were these gun owners lucky, or did they have a plan? (16-minute audio) document.createElement('audio'); http://tr...
Tags: Guns, Michigan, EMS, Nra, Ammoland, Emergency Medical Services, Gun Rights News, Rob Morse, Self Defense Gun Stories, Polite Society Podcast Rob, Rob Morse Rob Morse, Michael Woodland


2A Incrementalism vs All or Nothing: Restoring Second Amendment Rights

Dean Weingarten on the steps of the Supreme Court. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- This correspondent has been involved in the struggle to restore Second Amendment rights for more than 50 years. For much of that period, many of those who wanted the Second Amendment to be honored in the United States asked a simple question: Why doesn’t the NRA[or any other pro 2A group] bring a case to the Supreme Court? The assumption was the Supreme Court would rule in favor of the clear “shall not be infringed” ...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Supreme Court, Montana, US, Department Of Defense, Reagan, History, United States, Idaho, Alaska, Arizona, District Of Columbia, Fdr, Kennedy, Second Amendment


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


NRA's Wayne LaPierre elephant hunt video sparks outrage

In 2013 Wayne LaPierre was filmed repeatedly shooting an elephant, struggling to kill it.
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