Urban Gun Violence – The Perfect Storm

A glaring example of the well intentioned consequences of government programs gone wrong is the ‘perfect storm” of urban gun violence in America. Instead of fostering an environment where family and productive self reliance thrives, government programs bring out the worst in disenfranchised youth. In combination, subsidized out of wedlock birth, a failed war on […]
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California Passes Gun Control Bill Banning ‘Assault’ Weapons

Found here by Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO (Reuters) – New sales of semi-automatic rifles with removable magazines would be banned in California under a bill passed by the Democratic-led state legislature on Tuesday, and those who already own such weapons would have to register them. The measure, which passed the state Assembly 44-31 and is expected to go […]
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on September 12, 2013

9-11 Remembrance

God Bless the men, women and their families who lost their lives as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.   “Freedom is Never Free” In the aftermath of this horrific attack, Americans were all too briefly united in shock, anger and recognition that evil does exist and that  the “Life, Liberty […]
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New York Sheriffs Tell Cuomo To Stuff His Gun Control Laws

Found Here on reason.com by J. D. Tuccille People tend to forget that the state of New York is really at least two distinct entities: the city and its surrounding bedroom communities on the one hand, and the rest of the state on the other. Earlier this year, Governor Andrew Cuomo (smirking at left) and […]
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on September 11, 2013

Colorado Senate President John Morse, State Sen. Angela Giron Ousted

Found Here on The Denver Post By Lynn Bartels, Kurtis Lee and Joey Bunch An epic national debate over gun rights in Colorado on Tuesday saw two Democratic state senators ousted for their support for stricter laws, a “ready, aim, fired” message intended to stop other politicians for pushing for firearms restrictions. Senate President John Morse […]
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on September 11, 2013

CO Dem: Gun Control Doomed If Recall Succeeds

Found here on Breitbart.com by Awr Hawkins Heading into the September 10th recall elections of Colorado state senators Angela Giron (D-Pueblo) and John Morse (D-Colorado Springs), it is important for voters to remember Giron’s admission that if either she or Morse falls it will be detrimental to NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s gun control dreams. Giron’s said: […]
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on September 10, 2013

City Council Committee Approves Rewrite Of Gun Laws

Found here on chicago.cbslocal.com by Craig Dellimore CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago City Council Committee has approved a rewrite of the City’s gun laws that has both gun control and gun rights advocates claiming victory, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore. The ordinance headed for a full City Council vote Wednesday brings City gun laws in […]
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on September 10, 2013

Legislature expected to vote on new gun-control measures this week

Found here on latimes.com By Phil Willon The state Legislature this week is expected to decide whether to require special permits to buy ammunition and could outlaw the sale of rifles with detachable magazines. Both gun-control measures were introduced in the Democrat-controlled legislature in the wake of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut in […]
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on September 10, 2013

Ohio town readies for battle over weapons in parks law

Found here on Foxnews.com The small town of Oberlin, Ohio is preparing for a big fight over a change in its law that would permit people to carry weapons in local parks, in accordance with a state statute. The change will have to be made over the opposition of many residents and the City Council. […]
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on September 9, 2013

Early turnout strong in Colorado recall effort on gun-control legislation

Found here on Foxnews.com Colorado residents go to the polls Tuesday to vote on whether to recall two state senators who supported stricter gun laws in the aftermath of two 2012 mass shootings. The recall vote effort appears to be the strongest backlash to such state votes — considering Democratic-leaning Connecticut, Maryland and New York […]
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on September 9, 2013

This Old House: A Warrior’s Perspective on Home Defense

A man’s home is his castle, at least that’s the saying. I don’t know about any of you, but my house doesn’t have a moat, or a drawbridge, or a company of armored guards to keep watch 24-7. So what do we do as a family to ensure the safety we generally take for granted […]
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on September 9, 2013

Live The Light

“Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, ‘I am the light of the world. Whoever follows Me will not walk in darkness, but will have the Light of life.’”  ~ John 8:12   Remember the line in one of the Carpenter’s songs, “Rainy days and Mondays always get me down.”?  Okay . . . if you don’t […]
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California’s slippery gun-control slide

Found Here on utsandiego.com by Steven Greenhut SACRAMENTO — Supporters of the latest spate of gun-control bills that will soon make their way to the governor’s desk insist they only are trying to close “loopholes” and that they won’t deprive Californians of their right to bear arms. But to peer at the future of gun ownership in […]
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on September 6, 2013

The “Red Line” of Gun Control

The term “crossing the red line” has come to the forefront recently as related to when an action should be taken to stop or prevent further harm. What is the “redline” when it comes to gun control? The debate swings wildly between total elimination of private gun ownership to total freedom. Few would argue that […]
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Cuomo to sheriffs: Enforce gun law

Found here on blogs.buffalonews.com by Tom Precious ALBANY – Gov. Andrew Cuomo today pushed back hard against sheriffs around upstate who have been suggesting they will not be enforcing some provisions of his SAFE Act gun control bill. After an appearance in the North Country this morning, Cuomo was asked about sheriffs who have been […]
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on September 5, 2013