About Martin Giudice

I am a lifetime member of the NRA. Born in Chicago and raised in Wheaton, Illinois, I am blessed to be a loving father, husband, brother, avid outdoorsman and champion of the private sector. I believe in Judeo-Christian principles, individual liberty, self-reliance, and personal accountability. With over 30 years successful experience in the private business sector and most recently having served as the Director of a Small Business Development Center, I have first hand knowledge as to how government over reach is stifling America. The same forces threatening the 2nd Amendment are at work in throttling if not destroying our economy. The recognition that urgent and major change is needed in our country’s direction and strong desire to help fellow Americans succeed became my passion. As a founder of The Amendment LLC, I hope and pray to be a force for that end! A graduate of Western Illinois University, my wife Laurie and I reside in Forest, Virginia and have three grown children.
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Martin has written 73 articles so far, you can find them below.

Knives Kill More People Each Year Than Rifles: Time For Knife Control?

Found here on TheFederalist.com According to crime statistics from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), knives are consistently used to kill people far more often than rifles are used. And the numbers aren’t even close: five times as many murders were committed with knives than were committed with rifles last year. Read More
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Medal of Honor Recipient Dakota Meyer Demands ‘Full Institution’ of 2nd Amendment in Wake of Chattanooga Attack

Found here on FreeBeacon.com U.S. Marine Dakota Meyer, who received the Medal of Honor in 2011 for his service in Afghanistan, called for “a full institution of the 2nd Amendment” following the attacks on two Chattanooga, Tennessee military centers in a Facebook post Thursday. “I carry a firearm with me at all times legally under the conceal and […]
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Concealed-carry handgun permits soar as murder rate drops, study claims

Found here on FoxNews.com A report from a prominent economist finds that the number of permits to carry concealed handguns has skyrocketed by 178 percent in the last eight years, even as the murder rate has dropped. The figures, cited in a study by the Philadelphia-based Crime Prevention Research Center, is evidence that legally-possessed handguns […]
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The Supreme Court Misses an Opportunity to Defend the 2nd Amendment

Found here on Townhall.com This week, the Supreme Court passed up an opportunity to get the government out of the bedroom. Counterintuitively, the case involved an ordinance adopted by the famously tolerant and progressive city of San Francisco eight years ago. The puzzle is solved when you learn that the ordinance deals with guns, tools […]
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Meet Michael Bloomberg: Social Scientist

Found here on americas1stfreedom.org Gun-ban advocates rant and rave about the need for more “research” on what they like to refer to as the “growing trend of gun violence”—publicly funded research, of course. Their calls to renew funding for the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to conduct anti-gun research in the name of […]
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DC loss for gun control puts New York City’s laws at risk

Found Here on nypost.com The latest fight over gun control in Washington, DC, looks like one for New York to watch. It’s on the question of whether the District of Columbia can require residents applying for pistol permits to show “good reason.” Short work was made of the question this week by US District Judge […]
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Armed Citizen Saves Officer Under Attack In Oklahoma City

Found here on Bearing Arms A rookie Oklahoma City police officer became separated from his partner during a foot pursuit and managed to close in on the robbery suspect they were chasing. The suspect managed to get control of the officer’s baton and started striking him in the head repeatedly, and the incident might have […]
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California’s gun owners, and their guns, are here to stay.

Found here on reason.com California is a state where officials pride themselves on tightening the screws on gun owners. The state even spends tens of millions of dollars it doesn’t really have to stumble its way through an ill-conceived scheme to confiscate guns from people over felony convictions, varieties of mental illness, drug use, domestic […]
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Outrageous Double Standard in DC…Why am I not surprised?

Found here on National Review  If elected officials can possess guns, why can’t the rest of Washington’s citizens? As if it were not disgraceful enough that America’s shining capital has for decades sought to suppress the right of its people to keep and bear arms, we now learn that a pernicious double standard obtains as […]
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Ted Cruz says Soldiers Should be Allowed to Carry Firearms on Base

Found here on The Washington Times Sen. Ted Cruz is asking lawmakers to consider allowing troops to carry personal firearms on base for protection, reviving a fight that has previously been a nonstarter with Congress after military leaders said they didn’t support the change. While many lawmakers said Tuesday they were open to having a […]
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Why Has Public Opinion Shifted About Gun Control?

Found here on peweresearch.org In short, we are at a moment when most Americans believe crime rates are rising and when most believe gun ownership – not gun control – makes people safer. For most of the 1990s and the subsequent decade, a substantial majority of Americans believed it was more important to control gun […]
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The Caliber Debate Continues…

Found here on Concealed Nation The great caliber debate is more of a myth than anything. What you shoot well with is the best caliber for you. But, now we have a whole slew of fantastic scientific evidence from the FBI ballistic labs that helps solidify and justify their recent move to the 9mm caliber. […]
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Gun Seizure and Government Corruption

San Diego, CA –-(Ammoland.com)- For years some police agencies, particularly in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and other cities lead by politicians that push gun control, have forced citizens to forfeit legally owned firearms by seizing them overzealously. Then making it practically impossible to get them back or even to sell them. These forced firearms forfeitures […]
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NRA Leaders Warn Members of Looming Gun-Control Efforts

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Leaders of the National Rifle Association on Saturday cited the new Republican majority in the U.S. Senate as evidence of the group’s political clout, but warned of looming gun-control efforts in the final years of Barack Obama’s presidency. Read More
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