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: , , |

Redefinition of health epidemic threatens gun rights

Dateline 2016: In the final year of the Obama presidency, the idea that crimes committed with firearms are a health issue began emerging. While the premise had been hovering for years and concerning gun rights activists since the Obama Care debates, the notion of “gun violence” as a public health issue began being floated

Keane: Terry McAuliffe invokes ‘public health crisis’ for his gun control plan for Virginia

Democratic candidate for Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe is proving that once government officials learn they can use a crisis to deny basic freedoms, they’ll find a crisis every time. McAuliffe has decided that Virginia has a public health crisis when it comes to criminal violence. For him and the rest of Virginia’s gun control politicians, there’s

Keane: The reason behind the Smith & Wesson move to Tennessee

The decision to move a flagship manufacturer isn’t easy. It’s also not hard when legislators target an industry for destruction. Smith & Wesson That’s the case with Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc., which recently announced it will move its headquarters and a large portion of their manufacturing from Springfield, Mass., to Marysville, Tenn. The

Keane: Mid-terms will be a test of the growing support for the Second Amendment

The 2022 federal Congressional elections are 13 months away. Professional prognosticators and history will say Republicans supportive of Second Amendment rights will take back the U.S. House of Representatives from antigun Democrats. Even the Senate may swing to a firearm-favorable majority. Off-year 2021 elections in New Jersey and Virginia may give a sneak peek

USA TODAY uses Bloomberg anti-gun activist to interview Giffords anti-gun activist, David Chipman

The senior leaders at Gannett’s flagship newspaper, USA TODAY, have surrendered their objectivity, independence and impartiality to an anti-gun group that wants to strip law-abiding Americans of their constitutional rights. After Joe Biden’s ATF nominee, David Chipman, was rejected by the Senate, these editors allowed their newspaper to be used by Chipman’s supporters –

By |2021-10-01T20:07:58+00:00October 1st, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Keane: Chicago firearm theft demonstrates importance of industry safety programs

Chicago’s Democratic Mayor Lori Lightfoot has long ignored criminal culpability when it comes to violence in the Windy City. She instead infringes on the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens and hamstrings law enforcement charged with keeping streets and neighborhoods safe.  A recent Chicago Tribune report detailed the break-in of a firearm retailer by a criminal who fled with a

Smith & Wesson the latest gunmaker to relocate to a gun-friendly state

Editor's note: This just in from the National Shooting Sports Foundation: NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the firearm industry trade association, noted that the announcement from Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc., of their plan to move their headquarters and a large portion of their operations to Tennessee is just the latest of

By |2021-10-07T20:35:20+00:00September 30th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

Chipman says his ATF nomination was a ‘gangster move’ by the White House

During his confirmation process for ATF director, David Chipman said very little publicly – even turning his Twitter account to private. Now that the White House has withdrawn his nomination, Chipman can’t seem to shut up, and he’s got nothing good to say about Biden’s team, who he claims left him hanging out to

By |2021-09-29T20:53:06+00:00September 29th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , , , |

Keane: Your favorite jeans may be in gun control’s pocket

There once was a day when a pair of jeans just felt good to put on. There was no pretense. No drama. Just a good fit for hard work or a casual day. It’s almost quaint when the trouser label just meant comfort and not a political antigun agenda. Levi Strauss & Co. reminded

By |2021-09-29T22:01:55+00:00September 28th, 2021|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , |
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