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CA pushing through “gun control” legislation

CA pushing through “gun control” legislation

— INSIDE THE CAPITOL — This week, the Assembly’s Public Safety and Appropriations Committees heard testimonies on multiple bills that would have either strengthened your ability to protect yourself, or prevented you from doing so.   Though it comes as no surprise, given the liberal majority that dominates these committees, the successful testimonies were those based […]

Hillary Clinton casts herself as Obama’s heir, Bernie Sanders calls for ‘revolution’ in debate

Hillary Clinton casts herself as Obama’s heir, Bernie Sanders calls for ‘revolution’ in debate

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton on Sunday cast herself as President Obama’s natural heir on guns, health care and the economy in the final debate before Iowa’s caucuses, but Sen. Bernard Sanders said it’s time for Democrats to push further, saying the country needs a “political revolution” to break the power of big corporations. Mrs. Clinton […]

“Gun Control” — Can Someone Please Make That Man a Ham Sandwich?

“Gun Control” — Can Someone Please Make That Man a Ham Sandwich?

. . By Thomas L. Knapp On January 5, US president Barack Obama unveiled his first major policy action of the new year: A batch of new victim disarmament — or, as its supporters call it, “gun control” — measures which he intends to impose by executive order. The response from Republicans in Congress is, […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: An Edict of My Own, From Flyover Country

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: An Edict of My Own, From Flyover Country

By L. Neil Smith Dannel P. Malloy, Democrat Governor of Connecticut is a criminal. This is not merely an opinion, it is a fact: a criminal, I recall, from Criminology 101 in college, a thousand years ago, is anyone who violates a written statute. The one Malloy is violating is the Second Amendment to the […]

CA gun laws back in crosshairs

CA gun laws back in crosshairs

By James Poulos . The Golden State’s strict approach to gun control has come under intense scrutiny in the wake of the San Bernardino shootings. Recent curbs on access to firearms and limitations on certain gun features appeared to have made little or no impact on the terrorists’ ability to obtain and use their arsenal. The closure of the […]

Talk of gun control spurs increase in firearms, Smith and Wesson maker says

Talk of gun control spurs increase in firearms, Smith and Wesson maker says

Firearms maker Smith and Wesson Holding Corp. posted better than expected earnings on Tuesday, purchase as investors predict the gun control debate, driven by President Obama and Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton, will only spur sales. The company boosted its revenue outlook for its fiscal year to as much as $635 million as well as […]

Concerning “Common Sense Gun Control”

Concerning “Common Sense Gun Control”

. . By Thomas L. Knapp Yes, I tire of constantly writing this kind of column. Presumably, you tire of reading this kind of column as well. But when the usual suspects (supporters of victim disarmament) break into their happy dance atop the latest pile of corpses to tout a fraudulently labeled cause (“common sense […]

Obama says Planned Parenthood shootings in Colorado show need for gun control

Obama says Planned Parenthood shootings in Colorado show need for gun control

President Obama condemned the shooting deaths at a Colorado Planned Parenthood office Saturday, saying America cannot allow such gun violence to become “normal.” “Enough is enough,” Mr. Obama said in a statement. “This is not normal. We can’t let it become normal.” The president said if Americans “truly care” about preventing violence, “then we have […]

Obama says gun control to be top issue of final year  

Obama says gun control to be top issue of final year   

 President Obama hopes to make gun control the top issue of his final year in office, saying Americans aren’t more violent than other people but they “have more deadly weapons to act out their rage.” In an interview published Tuesday in GQ magazine, Mr. Obama said easy access to guns is “the only variable” between […]

Majority of Americans Want Stricter Gun Control For First Time In Years

Majority of Americans Want Stricter Gun Control For First Time In Years

A Gallup poll released Monday shows a sharp increase in support for gun reforms with 55 percent calling for stricter laws. It is the fist time in almost three years a majority of Americans want increased legislation in the process of purchasing firearms. The largest increase is among people registered as either independent or Democrats, […]