OpEd: Reject state gun-regulation Initiative 1639

Voters should vote no on Initiative 1639. Reject state gun-regulation Initiative 1639

OpEd: Vote no on the gun initiatives

Both I-940 and I-1639 emerge from important national discussions about police shootings and gun violence. Rather than overreact, though, Washington should vote no on these hardline initiatives and continue to work with legislators to find common ground.

Pelosi promises gun control activists: Criminalizing private firearm transfers will be top priority if Democrats win the House

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi promised South Florida gun-control activists that universal background checks would be among Democrats’ top priorities if the party wins control of the House in the midterm elections.

When Politicians Speak Truthfully On Guns, Believe Them

Ever want to know what a politician really thinks about gun ownership? Just listen to what they say when they don’t think you’re listening.

Montana: Missoula Passes Amended Emergency Gun Ban In Public Places

The Missoula City Council passed two ordinances banning firearms in public places.Both ordinances, passed Monday, ban firearms at all polling places, schools, parks, museums, libraries and the city council chambers.

Billionaires Spend Millions on Ballot Initiatives

Before his death on Monday, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen had pitched in to help the campaign for a gun control measure in his home state of Washington that would limit certain gun purchases to buyers who are at least 21 years old and undergo additional background checks, waiting periods and safety training.

Democratic Congressional Candidate Katie Hall Wants Nationwide Gun Control Similar to California’s

Knight's Democratic challenger, Katie Hill, is touting her "distinction" as a Gun Sense Candidate, a so-called honor given by gun control group Moms Demand Action.

Feinstein, opponent spar on how Democrats can best resist

Feinstein largely ignored his criticisms and instead trumpeted her work passing an assault weapons ban, which has since expired, and presented herself as a realist about what’s achievable for Democrats.

Makers of 3D-Printed Guns Follow In DIY Tradition of Ammunition Reloaders

With roots dating back to black powder shooters casting bullets by the campfire, and spurred by ammunition shortages and regulations, people who make their own ammunition quietly demonstrate a desire to place themselves beyond the reach of the state. That ethos should ring a bell with anybody who has ever contemplated purchasing a 3D printer, just in case.

Why ‘Gun Culture’ Is Every Bit a Part of America as ‘Speech Culture’

"We often hear the term 'gun culture' being thrown around as invective," says David Harsanyi in his new book, First Freedom: A Ride Through America's Enduring History with the Gun. But "'gun culture' is no less part of American life than 'religious culture' or 'speech culture.' As our history unambiguously illustrates, gun culture is inextricably tied to American culture. One cannot exist without the other."