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How It Ends: The Oregon Occupation

It’s difficult to believe, but militants are still occupying the federal buildings on the Malheur Wildlife Refuge. The most recent news involves the FBI maintaining roadblocks in the area around the Malheur Wildlife Refuge, with “the addition of a sign warning of potential consequences for anyone who attempts to unlawfully pass the roadblock.” 948 more words

Watchdog finds progress since "Fast and Furious" operation

It still doesn’t matter, Holder and Odummer still aren’t in prison, and never will be. The DOJ has made progress since a failed gun-smuggling sting operation known as “Fast and Furious,” but more work needs to be done, according to a watchdog report issued Thursday. 136 more words

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I'm Quoted in Marie Claire on NRA Membership

I was recently included in a Marie Claire series called “Women and Guns” to offer my take on the rise of female gun owners and National Rifle Association membership. 210 more words

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Another Reason to Be Armed: CCW Holder Saves Police Officer's Life

On February 5th 2016, an armed citizen saved an Upper Darby police officer who was under assault and encircled by a mob of onlookers.

Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood said “there is no doubt they would have attacked” the officer without the armed citizen’s intervention. 296 more words

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8News Daily Poll: Should school security guards be armed?

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — For years, bills aiming to allow school staff to arm themselves at public or private schools have failed. Now, a proposal to allow security guards at schools to be armed is making its way through the General Assembly, passing the education committee Wednesday. 231 more words

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Appeals court deals blow to Maryland gun control law - Baltimore Sun

A federal appeals court dealt a potentially serious blow to Maryland’s landmark 2013 gun control law and similar measures across the country, ruling Tuesday that a lower court was wrong when it upheld the state’s ban on assault rifles. 12 more words

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