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Studies, NRA, Enemies, Stevens Dead

Studies, NRA, Enemies, Stevens Dead

July 19, 2019 Newsletter by Jeff Pittman

MS Election

The NRA-PVF has endorsed A-rated Sen. Michael Watson (R-Pascagoula) for Mississippi secretary of state in the 2019 primary election, based on his record in the state senate of voting consistently on behalf of law-abiding gun owners. He has supported a number of bills that protect the right of personal self-defense, a bill that protects shooting ranges and a measure to put the right to hunt and fish amendment on the ballot.

The primary is Aug. 6.

Compilation of mass shooting data

13% used only rifles, 89% are in gun-free zones. 96% of killers were male. Maybe we ought to ban men?

Another bogus study

You may have heard about a new study in “Pediatrics” that claims various gun control laws reduce children’s (0-20 years old) firearm-involved fatalities. But the “study” is non-scientific and bogus. We also note that the justified fatal shooting of armed, teenage criminals during their commission of violent felonies are counted as “pediatric firearm deaths” in this “study.” Like this one, for instance. Continue Reading

ATF Definition, Election, NRA, Massacre Stats, YOYO

ATF Definition, Election, NRA, Massacre Stats, YOYO

July 12, 2019 Newsletter by Jeff Pittman ATF antics ATF rescinds prior methods to measure a firearm’s overall length when equipped with a stabilizing brace. Affects “pistol” (with brace), NFA-class “AOW” and “firearm” definitions. No more AR pistols with braces and vertical foregrips. Meanwhile, ATF’s felonious Fast and Furious gunrunning scandal is still unresolved. Election… Continue Reading

NRA, Enemies, FBI Ammo, Only Ones

NRA, Enemies, FBI Ammo, Only Ones

July 5, 2019 Newsletter by Jeff Pittman NRA Extensive NRA update from Ammoland. Language warning. Authored by an anonymous “MJP” on Facebook over the weekend. Jason Ouimet, the NRA-ILA’s Director of Federal Affairs, has been named the interim head of NRA-ILA to succeed Chris Cox. NRA Board Member Punished for Criticizing King Wayne. The NRA… Continue Reading

Litigation, Churches, Enemies, NRA, Buzzards

Litigation, Churches, Enemies, NRA, Buzzards

June 28, 2019 Newsletter by Jeff Pittman My favorite patriotic video, in observance of Independence Day. Litigation The US Supreme Court has ruled that prosecutors have to prove that an individual alleged to have illegally possessed a firearm must know that they are part of a group banned from having the gun in the first… Continue Reading

VA Beach, CCW Training, 3D Forensics, Obit

VA Beach, CCW Training, 3D Forensics, Obit

June 14, 2019 Newsletter by Jeff Pittman Virginia Beach The suppressor used in the recent Virginia Beach massacre was legally purchased. Police responding to massacre underway at a municipal building were unable to confront the gunman at one point because they didn’t have the key cards needed to open doors on the second floor. One… Continue Reading

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