About Lee Williams

Lee Williams, who is also known as “The Gun Writer,” cofounded Armed American News. Lee is also the chief editor of the Second Amendment Foundation’s Investigative Journalism Project, and serves on the board of Florida Carry, Inc. Until recently, he was an editor for a daily newspaper in Florida. Before becoming an editor, Lee was an investigative reporter at newspapers in three states and a U.S. Territory. Before becoming a journalist, he worked as a police officer. Before becoming a cop, Lee served in the Army. He’s earned more than a dozen national journalism awards as a reporter, and three medals of valor as a cop. Lee is an avid tactical shooter.

Movie armament expert: Alec Baldwin, armorer share blame for shooting death

Richard Collins owns more than 1,000 machine guns and 4,000 other firearms. He stores his massive collection in two safes. Each is 1,000 square feet – the doors weigh 5,000 pounds. Collins is president of Movie Armaments Group. Founded 40 years ago, MAG supplies guns, tactical gear, uniforms, military equipment and lashings of expertise

By |2021-10-26T23:04:39+00:00October 26th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

OMG! Springfield Armory is bringing back the Browning Hi-Power

The Browning Hi-Power was the first handgun I ever carried as a cop -- cocked and locked, of course. It's still one of the standards I use to judge every pistol I fire. It is, arguably, the finest firearm John Moses Browning ever designed, and he designed more than a few firearms. Springfield Army

By |2021-10-26T16:15:21+00:00October 25th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

Alec Baldwin was safe with firearms, until he wasn’t

A cameraman who was on the "Rust" set the day Alec Baldwin shot and killed his cinematographer and wounded a director told investigators the 63-year-old actor was safe and responsible with firearms, according to a search warrant affidavit first obtained by FOX News. "He noted that the actor observed all the safety protocols and

By |2021-10-26T16:18:06+00:00October 25th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , |

NSSF: Adaptive Shooting Summit shows competitive spirit has no limit

by Mark Oliva Jared Gould is a man who enjoys shattering expectations. Where others see an obstacle, Gould sees opportunity. That’s a bold statement for the competitive shooter who is also legally blind. Gould, and about 30 other competitive shooters, gathered at SIG Academy’s facility in Epping, N.H., for a two-day Adaptive Defensive Shooting

By |2021-10-22T18:41:56+00:00October 22nd, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

AP: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed one person, wounded another

Editor's note: This just in from the AP. Some news stories say the firearm involved was a prop gun. Others say it was a firearm loaded with blanks. Alec Baldwin SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after confirming that a prop firearm discharged by actor Alec Baldwin, while producing and starring in

By |2021-10-22T18:25:42+00:00October 22nd, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

How Joe Biden plans to spend your money on the ‘gun violence public health epidemic’

For gun owners, Joe Biden’s FY2022 discretionary budget plan is an assault on our individual freedoms and civil liberties – an assault that could cost us both billions of taxpayer dollars as well as our guns. Joe Biden Whoever actually wrote the plan is a master of creative writing – fiction writing, to be

By |2021-10-22T18:44:56+00:00October 21st, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , |

How to avoid giving gun-banners your hard-earned cash

Do you watch movies at AMC Theaters? Was the film produced by Bad Robot? Do you eat at Chipotle, Shake Shack, Panera, Burger King or Subway, or had a meal delivered by Door Dash? Do you wear clothes from Levi Strauss, the Gap or Gucci? Do you watch CNN, MTV, NBC, HBO, MSNBC or

By |2021-10-22T18:28:11+00:00October 19th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , |

Please support our newest partner: Cedar Mill Fine Firearms

Armed American News co-founder Mark Walters and I are very pleased to announce our newest partner: Cedar Mill Fine Firearms. Yep, those guys! As a reader, you're probably familiar with their Discreet Concealment Guitar Case, which I reviewed and loved. I'm told by the good folks at Cedar Mill that many of your just

By |2021-10-19T20:53:12+00:00October 19th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , |

Smith & Wesson recalling their new M&P12 Shotgun

Editor's note: This just in from Smith & Wesson: Smith & Wesson Inc. has received two field reports of cracked barrels involving the M&P12 Shotgun. To ensure that all of our Shotguns meet Smith & Wesson’s high standards for quality, we are implementing this Safety Recall of all M&P12 Shotguns manufactured prior to October

By |2021-10-19T15:18:11+00:00October 19th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Shooting while moving is a tactical fundamental

The best way to win a gunfight is by quick, violent and aggressive action. This applies to all threats you may encounter. Bad guys never expect their victims to fight back quickly and violently. They’re used to sheeple. For example, when The Bad Man and his crew boot a front door, they expect their

By |2021-10-18T22:44:52+00:00October 18th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , , |
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