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California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) signed more than a dozen firearm-related bills into law Friday, including one that expands the state’s existing red flag law. One law allows Californians to purchase just one long gun per month starting in July 2021. Another mandates that ammunitions dealers at firearm shows follow the same regulations as licensed
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Police in Redmond, Washington, confiscated guns from a 23-year-old man after he posted a “concerning” photo of himself and a caption about the controversial “Joker” movie. The tweet showed the man posing with guns with the message, “One ticket to Joker please.” Image Source: YouTube screenshot U.S. officials issued a warning about possible attacks at
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The National Rifle Association crowned Beto O’Rourke the “AR-15 salesman of the month” last week amid the Democratic presidential contender’s anti-Second Amendment crusade. The group even suggested that O’Rourke’s anti-gun rhetoric could propel him to salesman of the year. Since the El Paso tragedy last month, gun control has been O’Rourke’s chief campaign issue. The
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Lauren Boebert went viral this week after she confronted Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke at a campaign town hall in Colorado on Thursday over his plan to confiscate certain types of firearms. “I am here to say hell no, you’re not,” she told O’Rourke On Saturday, Boebert doubled down on her criticism of O’Rourke during
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Lauren Boebert is decidedly pro-gun. So much so that she runs a restaurant with servers who exercise their open-carry rights called Shooters Grill. It’s located — where else — in Rifle, Colorado. Boebert’s passion for the Second Amendment led her to make a three-hour drive to Aurora, the Denver Post said, where Democratic presidential candidate
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Connecticut Senate candidate JT Lewis — brother of Sandy Hook victim Jesse Lewis — told the Daily Caller News Foundation that he disapproves of a viral video aimed at preventing school shootings Wednesday. Andrew Pollack — father of Parkland victim Meadow Pollack and pro-Second Amendment activist — told the DCNF that the video is a
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Some Opposition Media journos are taking a novel approach to covering guns. They’re actually going hands-on. Hayley Peterson, of Business Insider, decided to buy a gun. She avoided going to a local gun store — presumably because employees are experts on the process — and decided to try Walmart, which is not known for
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Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke of Texas is pushing financial institutions into refusing service to Americans who are seeking to purchase semi-automatic rifles, among other forms of artillery. O’Rourke is planning on using the Democratic debate in Houston to drum up pressure on credit card companies, ABC reporter Jeffrey Cook noted in a tweet Thursday.
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The majority of House Democrats oppose an assault weapons ban and they are still seven cosponsors short of passing legislation. Democrats have been critical of the president’s changing stance on stronger background-check legislation since mass shootings killed over 50 people in the month of August alone. Republican Kentucky Rep. Thomas Massie said House Democrats “want
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Former vice president Joe Biden responded to the mass murder in Odessa, Texas by calling for a ban on gun magazines that “hold multiple bullets in them,” as well as an assault weapons ban. “This idea that we don’t have elimination of assault-type weapons, magazines that can have—hold multiple bullets in them, is absolutely mindless,”
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Shane Kohfield, a Trump supporting former Marine, had his firearms confiscated by law enforcement last month under Oregon’s new “red flag” law. The FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task took “extraordinary steps” against Kohfield last month after he threatened to “slaughter” Antifa in self-defense during a demonstration outside Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler’s house, the Oregonian reported. “If
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Beto O’Rourke on Friday called for mandatory buybacks of so-called assault weapons, and a nationwide gun licensing program. The Democratic presidential candidate unveiled his five-point plan a day after he announced a reset of his campaign. O’Rourke, who is polling in the low single digits, suspended his campaign after a mass shooting in his
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After the massacre in Virginia Beach last week, Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) completely overhauled his speech at the California Democratic Party convention on Saturday, using the day-old tragedy to push his plan for comprehensive gun control. By Sunday, Booker deflected questions from CNN host Jake Tapper, who hammered the Democratic presidential hopeful over the plan’s
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Anti-gun politicians either willfully misrepresenting or just not knowing about American gun laws is a long-running frustration of those in the Second Amendment camp. It’s even more frustrating when one of those politicians is a former president of the United States. “Some of you may be aware our gun laws in the United States don’t
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