About Mark Walters

Mark Walters is the host of two national radio broadcasts, Armed American Radio’s Daily Defense and flagship Armed American Radio, he is the co-founder of AAN, author of three books, and member of the board of directors of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA). Mark is the CEO of parent company CCW Broadcast Media, LLC

Cook County eclipses 1,000 murders – highest since 1994

This site regularly updates the city of Chicago weekend murder tally every Monday morning. According to Fox News, Cook County, which encompasses the city of Chicago, saw its homicide number climb over 1000 over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, marking its highest number recorded since 1994 “when it recorded 1,141 homicides total by the end

Chicago Carnage: 41 wounded 7 killed over Thanksgiving weekend

The body count in Chicago continues to rise as the unending violence and shootings continue. According to heyjackass.com 41 people were wounded and 7 were killed over another bloody weekend in town. Chicago’s top cop has resorted to begging criminals “to stay away from children.” According to the site, year to date, there have

By |2021-11-29T15:50:05+00:00November 29th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Happy Thanksgiving from AAN

Happy Thanksgiving from Armed American News. As gun owners and supporters of the right to keep and bear arms, we have a lot to be thankful for. Victories in courtrooms across the nation, the Rittenhouse trial affirming the basic right to self-defense, confidence in an upcoming SCOTUS decision regarding CCW, and the enemies of

By |2021-11-25T16:14:26+00:00November 25th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , |

Verdict in Arbery case

Travis McMichael, 35, and his father Gregory McMichael,65 were each convicted for the killing of Ahmaud Arbery along with their neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan, 52. Travis McMichael was convicted on all 9 charges including malice murder. While the men are awaiting sentencing, it was announced each will face federal

By |2021-11-25T16:00:32+00:00November 25th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Biden administration appears to seek backdoor national gun registry

A recent proposed rule by the ATF would keep records of gun buyers older than the current 20-year limit. According to Fox News: “The recently-proposed rule essentially removes the 20-year burn date that the federal firearms licensees must abide by, requiring them to preserve firearm purchase records older than two decades. While the preservation

By |2021-11-23T17:22:26+00:00November 23rd, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Chicago Carnage: 37 wounded 8 killed over weekend

The body count in Chicago continues to rise as the unending violence and shootings continue. According to heyjackass.com 37 people were wounded and 8 were killed over another bloody weekend in town. Chicago’s top cop has resorted to begging criminals “to stay away from children.” According to the site,

Negligent discharge of handgun by felon at ATL airport security

According to the Atlanta Police Department, at approximately 1:30 pm ET, Saturday, Nov. 20th, 2021 there was an “accidental’ discharge of a handgun at airport security.  Police later obtained a warrant for convicted felon, Kenny Wells, 42 after he immediately fled the premises. https://twitter.com/ATLairport/status/1462140729174724614?s=20

By |2021-11-21T16:11:03+00:00November 21st, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Statement from Alan Gottlieb on Rittenhouse verdict

RITTENHOUSE STATEMENT – ACQUITTAL “The verdict by the Kenosha jury is an affirmation that people, regardless of their age, have a right to defend themselves against violent attack, by individuals or a mob. “Anyone who viewed the video evidence and listened to the testimony would easily conclude Kyle Rittenhouse acted in self-defense. Fortunately, this

NRA loses appeal

The National Rifle Association has lost another round in court. The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has ruled against the NRA in a 3-0 decision “over the closure of NY gun stores during the pandemic. According to Reuters: A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled

By |2021-11-18T03:29:38+00:00November 18th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Beto O’Rourke announces run for TX Gov pledging to take away guns

Beto O’Rourke, failed Texas US Senate candidate, announces run for Texas Governor and renews his pledge to take away lawfully owned firearms. Famous for his September, 12th, 2019 debate performance when he declared, “Hell yes we’re going to take away your AR 15,” doubled down by making the same threat.

By |2021-11-15T19:45:16+00:00November 15th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |
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