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Not to be outdone on gun control in the 2020 Democratic primary field, Robert “Beto” O’Rourke put out a long list of policy proposals on Friday morning that includes a reinstatement of the 1994 ban on “assault weapons,” a mandatory gun buyback program, and a national gun registry. “Since the assault weapons ban expired in
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Authorities said an intruder broke into a home with a family inside near Hemet, California, just after midnight Wednesday, the Banning-Beaumont Patch reported. But there was a big problem — a permanent one, in fact — waiting for the uninvited guest. Will they never learn? The homeowner was armed, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department told
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The Democrats want to ban guns, in some form or another. It might be “military style” guns or “assault weapons” or “weapons of war.” Former vice president Joe Biden, during Thursday night’s Democratic primary debate, took the Democrats’ butchering of basic firearm terminology to a new low. “I’m the only person that beat the NRA
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A Florida woman who is an alleged victim of domestic violence was arrested earlier this month after she turned over her estranged husband’s guns to police. What’s the background? Following a divorce hearing in court on June 14, Courtney Irby’s soon-to-be ex-husband, Joseph, rammed her car and ultimately drove her off the road. Courtney immediately
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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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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed into law a bill that will allow school districts in the state to arm teachers for security purposes, according to the Orlando Sentinel. The bill, Senate Bill 7030, expanded a previous program that allowed some school employees, with the exception of teachers, to receive training to be armed at
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) was sharply rebuked Saturday for quickly politicizing the tragic shooting at Chabad of Poway synagogue in California, which resulted in one death and three wounded. What did she do? Just hours after the shooting, Ocasio-Cortez used the shooting to push for HR 8, gun control legislation passed by the Democrat-controlled House
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Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.), who is running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on a gun control platform, was widely denounced Friday after attacking conservative commentator Dana Loesch with what was characterized as an incredibly sexist message. What happened? The incident began after Loesch on Tuesday noted that Swalwell has dodged questions regarding previous statements
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An armed 18-year-old man allegedly targeted a Maryland home last week, kicking down the front door in a break-in attempt, police told WRC-TV. Thing is, the owner of the Riverdale residence was armed, too — and WTOP-FM reported that just seconds after the door came down Wednesday afternoon, the homeowner shot the intruder. What happened
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Just one day after a madman opened fire inside two New Zealand mosques, killing 49 and injuring at least four dozen others, New Zealand Attorney General David Parker said his government would ban semi-automatic rifles. What are the details? According to the New Zealand Herald, Parker’s comments came Saturday during a vigil in Auckland, the
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Dick’s Sporting Goods ended sales of “assault-style” rifles after the mass killing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, a year ago — and now the retailer will remove all guns and some hunting gear from 125 of its stores, the Wall Street Journal reported. The move comes amid shrinking sales for the
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Co-sponsored by Republican state Senator and Majority Whip Jerry W. Tillman, and fellow GOP state Sens. Ralph Hise and Warren Daniel, North Carolina Senate Bill 192 would give a pay raise to teachers willing to carry firearms on their school campus. Dubbed “The School Security Act of 2019,” the bill would provide extra compensation in
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One Alabama homeowner had just about enough. Her family’s truck already had been broken into, WALA-TV reported, and that prompted the purchase of surveillance cameras outside the residence in Semmes. Turns out the cameras came in handy Friday around 12:45 p.m. when a vehicle pulled up near the front door as the homeowner slept on
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A passenger managed to smuggle a firearm aboard a plane leaving Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Jan. 3, the Transportation Security Administration announced over the weekend, leading many to wonder if the government shutdown is to blame for the security breech. TSA agents, who police security checkpoints at every passenger airport in the U.S., are
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Former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones says that Americans should not be allowed to own “assault rifles.” A columnist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution was tipped to Jones’ controversial opinion and put the question to the former player, asking him what he thought of guns today and the many mass shootings that have been perpetrated
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Watch below as CNN’s Jake Tapper badgers a woman — President Trump’s campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway —  to publicly denounce a hate-filled supporter who attended a 2016 election rally. (Conway immediately does.) Then, watch as Jake Tapper proceeds to publicly scold Conway because Trump did not disavow hate as strongly as Tapper believes Trump should disavow hate.
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by Penny Starr14 Feb 20180 14 Feb, 201814 Feb, 2018 Gays Against Guns (GAG) are protesting Wednesday to oppose legislation that protects Americans’ Second Amendment rights in what the group calls its “My Bloody Valentine” demonstration. “Join your fellow GaGgers to rehearse the run-of-show for our upcoming action to DEMAND that Concealed Carry Reciprocity get
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