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California anti-gunners lose one, settle one

California anti-gunners have taken a couple on the chin in recent days, first with an appeals court reverse and remand on a challenge to...

Another police casualty in a particularly violent year

Police in Tacoma, Washington are mourning one of their own today, a veteran who was murdered late Wednesday afternoon while responding to a domestic...

Dem. Congressman Schiff says OSU ‘bears hallmarks of terror attack’

Federal and state authorities in Ohio are continuing to investigate the Monday attack at Ohio State University and there are hints that law enforcement...

Tim Kaine blames gun violence for knife attack at Ohio State...

On Monday, Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton's vice-presidential running mate, stepped on himself when he blamed the Ohio State University attack on gun violence.  According...

Fifty-three years after Dallas, could JFK be nominated, elected today?

It has been 53 years since that sunny day in Dallas when an assassin’s bullet brought Camelot to an end, and John F. Kennedy...

If Only the New York Times Would Practice What it Promises…about...

When New York Times publisher Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr. wrote a letter to the newspaper’s subscribers that suggested the newspaper needed to do better,...

Trump, GOP victories prompts NRA’s LaPierre: ‘Our Time is Now’

Last week’s stunning victory for Donald Trump was also a win for Republicans nationwide, prompting the National Rifle Association’s Wayne LaPierre to declare “Our...

More evidence of Washington State gun control failures

Thursday’s Seattle Times has unintentionally provided stark evidence that a gun control measure it supported in 2014 has been a failure, as the newspaper...

Trump Win Stings Liberals; Seattle Newspaper Pushes More Gun Control

While the nation’s liberals are suffering from a stinging defeat – losing Capitol Hill and the White House – they are hardly throwing in...

Seattle still mum on ‘gun violence tax’ revenue

While the City of Seattle remains mum about the revenue it has, or has not, realized from a year-old “gun violence tax” on firearms...

Will Malheur verdict embolden protesters, damage other cases?

Thursday’s acquittal of seven protesters who occupied Eastern Oregon’s Malheur National Wildlife Refuge earlier this year stunned observers, attorneys and reporters, and now raises...

This says it all: Gun control coalition endorses Clinton

The choice for president on Nov. 8 could not have been made any clearer than it was on Tuesday when a coalition of gun...

Checking the facts: Clinton wrong on guns in third debate

Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton is getting only some cover from fact checkers at the Washington Post and CNN in the wake of Wednesday’s third...

Washington ‘background check’ case casts doubt on law’s effectiveness

The first criminal charge under a two-year-old Washington State “universal background check” law has sparked a debate over whether the voter-approved requirement actually is...

Debate will include questions about Supreme Court nominations

Wednesday’s final presidential debate will focus on six topics including one that has had Second Amendment advocates on edge for months: The U.S. Supreme...

Coming soon: New push for ‘safe storage’ gun control

Recent stories on CBS News and in the Seattle Times are strong indicators that a new push for so-called “safe storage” requirements on firearms...

Maine battle over background checks splits police chiefs, sheriffs

The battle over background checks in Maine is heating up as it now appears county sheriffs are lining up against municipal police chiefs, with...

Chicago elites use hired guns for security; What about the rest...

The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that residents in one of the Windy City’s “wealthiest neighborhoods” have hired private security guards to patrol their section...

Gun group says Oregon judge should quit over anti-gun remarks

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms on Friday called on an Oregon circuit judge to step down over remarks...

‘Big News’: Washington state mall gunman apparently voted illegally

Incredible as it appears, public attention is shifting away from the fact that gun control laws evidently did not stop the alleged killer at...

FBI Crime Report: Violent Crime, Homicides Up in 2015

Murders were up sharply in 2015, jumping to 13,455 reported slayings, according to the 2015 FBI Uniform Crime Report, which was released Monday. Homicides involving...

What two experts said about mall shooting in Burlington

In the wake of the Cascade Mall shooting in Burlington, Washington Friday evening, two self-defense experts attending a gun rights conference at the far...

Anti-gun L.A. Times encourages another erosion of 2nd Amendment

The perennially anti-gun Los Angeles Times has just thrown its weight behind yet another gun control scheme, giving rights activists yet another opening...

Are proponents of Washington initiative using deceptive data?

  Supporters of an “emergency protection order” initiative on the ballot in Washington are on a tour around the Evergreen State, claiming an annual body...

Seattle Times Editorial Reveals Blind Press Bias

When the Seattle Times editorialized Saturday in support of the proposed ban on semi-automatic modern sport-utility rifles, the editorial board underscored its bias and,...

Poll: Majority fear domestic terror attack as 9/11 anniversary looms

As the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 Islamic terrorist attack looms this weekend, a new Rasmussen Reports survey released Friday shows that...

Washington State AG proposes ban on so-called ‘assault weapons’

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced Wednesday that he will propose legislation that bans so-called “assault weapons” in 2017, cementing his credentials as...

500th Chicago homicide, but where are the protests?

In all, according to the Chicago Tribune, 65 people were shot over the long weekend, including a woman who was nine months pregnant. She...

More homes have guns, Clinton backers want control, Trumpsters back rights

A new Pew Research poll has revealed that a growing number of homes now have guns, and that Hillary Clinton supporters think gun control...

Appeals court to hear arguments in Seattle ‘gun violence tax’ challenge

Attorneys representing the nation’s leading gun rights organizations will be arguing their challenge to the City of Seattle’s so-called “gun violence tax” before a...

Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference in Tampa Sept. 23-25

Leaders and activists in the Second Amendment community will gather Sept. 23-25 in Tampa, Florida for the 31st annual Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC),...

It’s not ‘gun control,’ it’s ‘gun responsibility,’ but by whose definition?

A New Hampshire local television news station may have captured the essence of the gun control issue in a report aired Monday during which...

Analysis of crime data reveals faulty arguments of gun prohibitionists

Ten years’ worth of FBI crime statistics on firearms-related homicides in the Pacific Northwest provides hard arguments against a joint effort by gun prohibition...

Rasmussen: NRA gets higher ratings than Clinton or Trump

A new Rasmussen survey published Tuesday morning just sent a bow shot across the Good Ship Hillary: A majority of likely voters (54%) have...

WaPo: ‘Crime Wave’ rhetoric is hype, except in three liberal cities

Thursday’s Washington Post carried a scathing Op-Ed that may have been a slap at statements made by Donald Trump about crime at the GOP...

Anti-gunners go after Trump again; is ‘The Donald’ his own worst...

The gun prohibition lobby and the Hillary Clinton campaign – seen by some as one-and-the-same – are going after Republican nominee Donald Trump for...