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EPA Considering Banning Lead Bullets

August 27, 2010


The EPA is apparently considering banning ammunition made out of lead, the idea being that it is an environmental hazard. One cannot decide whether this is an end run around the Second Amendment, or just another example Probably a little of both. According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation: “With the fall hunting season fast […]

Palin Warns NRA Obama Wants to Ban Guns

May 15, 2010


AP/FOX Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin warned NRA members Friday that President Barack Obama wants to gut the Second Amendment and told a separate gathering that “mama grizzlies” will help Republicans win this November, sweeping away the Democratic agenda. Palin, a potential 2012 presidential candidate, told National Rifle Association members during their annual meeting that […]

Kagan Was ‘Not Sympathetic’ as Law Clerk to Gun-Rights Argument

May 13, 2010


 By Greg Stohr and Kristin Jensen, BLOOMBERG Elena Kagan said as a U.S. Supreme Court law clerk in 1987 that she was “not sympathetic” toward a man who contended that his constitutional rights were violated when he was convicted for carrying an unlicensed pistol. Kagan, whom President Barack Obama nominated to the high court this […]

Several States Ease Restrictions on Gun Laws

December 12, 2009


AP In many states across the United States, it’s getting easier to carry a gun — and many say it’s the result of a campaign by the National Rifle Association. A nationwide review by The Associated Press found that over the last two years, 24 states, mostly in the South and West, have passed 47 […]

Obama revives talk of U.N. gun control

November 16, 2009


By Drew Zahn © 2009 WorldNetDaily Gun rights supporters are up in arms over a pair of moves the White House made last month to reverse longstanding U.S. policy and begin negotiating a gun control treaty with the United Nations. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton first announced on Oct. 14 that the U.S. had changed […]

Citizens Armed With Guns Protest Obama Speech

August 18, 2009


Gun-rights advocates say they’re exercising their constitutional right to bear arms and protest. Phoenix police said the gun-toters at Monday’s event, including the man carrying an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle slung over his shoulder, didn’t need permits. No crimes were committed, and no one was arrested. The man with the rifle declined to be identified but […]