Category Archives: Gun Rights

Dana Loesch forced to move due to ‘repeated threats from gun control advocates’

NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch said Sunday she was preparing to move from her home “due to repeated threats from gun control advocates.” In a series of tweets, Loesch explained some of the threats she has recently experienced. Advertisements

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Feinstein: no gun laws could have prevented Las Vegas massacre

California Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein said no laws could have prevented the Las Vegas massacre last week that took the lives of 58 people and injured more than 500. Feinstein, a long-standing anti-Second Amendment senator, appeared on multiple TV shows pushing legislation to ban “bump stocks” in response to the Las Vegas shooting.

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NRA says no gun bans, but members ‘in grief’ after Las Vegas massacre

NRA  official Chris Cox on Sunday defended the influential group’s call last week to look into whether a gun device used in the Las Vegas shooting massacre complies with federal law — arguing the move was not a call for a weapons ban and that gun-rights advocates welcome the effort.

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Tim Kaine doubles down on Clinton’s post-Vegas silencer claim, gets fact-checked

Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine is getting fact-checked for claiming the Las Vegas shooter was “only” stopped because he did not have a silencer on his guns. The Virginia senator made the comments to The Washington Post on Monday, as his 2016 running mate Hillary Clinton made similar remarks – taking to Twitter to imagine how …

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Las Vegas shooting: Clinton blasts NRA, fellow Dems renew call for gun control after attack

Of course they are going after the guns.  Demonrats are afraid they will be turned against them. But yet they have their guns and armed guards. It sure didn’t take long for Demonrats to push for even more gun control, after the latest mass shooting in Nevada.

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‘Concealed carry’ ruling could help put gun issue on Supreme Court agenda

A  federal appeals court on Thursday let stand another court’s ruling that it was unconstitutional for Washington, D.C.’s local government to require licensed gun owners to provide a “good reason” for legally carrying a concealed weapon in the nation’s capital city.

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Republicans push gun silencer bill; Democrats fire back

Tuesday lawmakers debated the merits of a Republican-backed bill that would make it easier for individuals to buy gun silencers. Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C., introduced the measure in the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act, the Hill reported. The provision calls for a less extensive and instant background check.

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DOJ Cracks Down on Illegal Firearms: Charges Up 23% From Last Year

The legislative director of the NRA said the Trump administration has undertaken a “fundamental change” when it comes to going after illegal guns.  The Justice Department is on pace this year to prosecute the most illegal weapons cases since 2005. There have been more than 2,600 illegal firearm charges this year, up 23 percent from …

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California struggles to implement new gun-control measures

California has faced a number of setbacks in implementing the state’s latest gun-control measures, causing a number of deadlines to be pushed back and leaving some measures in legal limbo.

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Trump’s ‘feds’ now in Chicago to fight gun violence ‘epidemic’

Months after taking to Twitter to say he would send in “the Feds” to help reduce Chicago’s murder rate, President Trump’s administration has sent in agents to combat the ongoing violence.  Bet Rahm Emanuel hates that.

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