California: NRA-PVF Candidate Ratings and Endorsements are Now Posted for the Primary Election

Tuesday, June 5th, is Primary Election Day!  Your NRA Political Victory Fund has rated, and in some races, endorsed pro-gun/pro-hunting candidates for the upcoming primary election.

Best Paintball Guns for Entry-Level Players

Being passionate about a sport means to invest a lot of time and money in the equipment in order to evolve and become one of the best players. However, to be good at paintball, you have to nourish your dedication and hard-work, and make sure you purchase quality equipment. No one said it’s easy to find a paintball gun that suits your needs, but there are certain models that are better than the rest.

Even if it may be confusing, you have to pay attention to the paintball gun’s functions to make sure it is the right fit. If you read this article, you will be able to find out more about paintball guns and discover the greatest brands. Paintball pros indicate which are the best paintball guns that helped them go from beginner to experienced players. This article highlights a list of best paintball guns for beginners that can help players ace their game. Become the best of your paintball team by using one of these exquisite guns.

  1. Tippmann Cronus

This paintball gun will help you make a smooth switch to the more tactical Tippmann models. It is famous among players due to its accuracy. It features a rail system to attach different accessories like grips, lights and red dot sights. You can find it at an affordable price, having increased durability. If you want a makeover for you gun, the accessories will prove to be very useful.

  1. Tippmann A5

Specialists indicate that this gun is the big brother of the 98 custom, only a lot better. It has numerous options, for realistic looking body kits. Therefore, you can adapt your new paintball gun just like you want to, making it look like the most powerful gun. It features a wide variety of grips, barrels and stocks and the combinations you can obtain are multiple. For the single shot mode, the gun has a fire selector on the grip that also provides safety. Furthermore, you can change the grip for an upgraded electronic trigger which supports full auto and single shot fire modes.

  1. Dye Proto Rail MaXXed

The Dye Proto Rail is a bit more expensive compared to the rest of the paintball guns presented above. However, it is a great option for players who want a high-end paintball gun. This brand is known to make some of the best paintball gear, concentrating on high quality production. The 14-inch barrel can fire 15 balls per second. This incredible gun comes with an e-trigger in the box. Therefore, when using an electronic circuit to fire the Autococker firing mechanism, you can save a lot of air during most paintball games. Furthermore, the gun has tighter accuracy and it is a lot quieter. Its compact design makes it a light maker.

  1. Spyder MR100

This gun has a similar design to the Tippmann Cronus. However, it sports a longer barrel. The sturdy stock boosts its accuracy. Its all-black design looks incredible. The whole paintball marker is built from high quality materials, being extremely durable. Furthermore, the gun features a default double tap trigger, increasing its versatility for woodsball or speedball. This gun is appropriate for intermediate and beginner players.

  1. Tippmann US Army Project Salvo

The Tippmann US Army Project Salvo has an extraordinary design. If you want a realistic looking gun, this is the perfect fit. Besides the fact that it looks badass, all the players will envy you for its performance. The gun features a collapse-able rear stock, front grip and a red dot sight. This makes it extremely versatile, adapting to the game type you want to play. If you combine it with the cyclone feed system, you will obtain exceptional results and dominate the field.

  1. Planet Eclipse Etha 2

The Etha line brings another impressive gun on the market. The Etha 2 might be the coolest gun developed by Planet Eclipse. The original Etha had a great price, made for paintball players on a budget. However, this upgraded model has great features. It works using the Gamma Core technology. Furthermore, it has a rock-solid composite external frame which perfectly combines with an aircraft-grade aluminum interior. Therefore, this model is developed to last. This paintball gun also has a light feel, helping you with an incredibly easy shot.

Finding the right paintball gun to improve your game is easier now when you have experts’ advice. What you need to do is to make sure you establish a budget and make sure you afford one of these quality products. As in every other sport, quality equipment can define performance during the game. Have fun and make sure that at the end of the game you leave the area with a relaxed and warm feeling about the game.


Carrie Porter is an avid paintball player and also Contributing Editor at GetPaintball, an-up-and coming website that aims to help you choose the best paintball gear.

Massachusetts: Anti-Second Amendment Bills Rolled into Committee Substitute

On May 23rd, the Massachusetts state House of Representatives will be voting on House Bill 4517, which would allow firearms to be seized from individuals following baseless accusations without proper due process.

Nick Hanauer hates big money but just donated $1 million to anti-gun initiative

Yet again, despite decrying the evils of big money, progressive activist and venture capitalist Nick Hanauer is trying to buy an election. At this point, I should just create a Mad Libs version of Hanauer hypocrisy. Hanauer previously donated a hefty sum to the Honest Elections/Democracy Vouchers initiative, which aimed to get “wealthy and political elite” from having such influence over elections. Hanauer doesn’t practice what he preaches. He donated $1 million to Initiative 1639, which would raise the minimum age to purchase semi-automatic rifles to 21 and mandate training and waiting periods. It addresses a problem that doesn’t exist in Washington state and the latest from Progressives to weaken our Second Amendment rights.

Tucker Carlson takes on gun control lawmaker

Calif. congressman argues his gun control plan could prevent mass shootings and make our schools safer. 

Obama’s Former Wildlife Chief Doesn’t Speak For America’s Millions Of Sportsmen

Dan Ashe, the director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service under the Obama administration, recently penned an open letter on gun control measures he claims hunters support. He’s wrong. America’s hunters know that none of his recommendations would make us any safer, much less deter mass murderers or other violent criminals. As Ashe well knows, his proposals have nothing to do with hunting and everything to do with gun control.  

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen donates $1 million to Washington gun control initiative

Microsoft co-founder and Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen has donated $1 million to a campaign seeking to raise the age to purchase semi-automatic rifles from 18 to 21 in Washington state.

Wealthy Shell Out Big Bucks for Washington Gun Control Initiative

Backers of a proposed gun safety initiative announced two $1 million donations, and were headed toward the $1 million mark at a big-bucks Alliance for Gun Responsibility luncheon on Monday in Seattle.

Students safer in school than out despite shootings, statistics show

President Obama’s education secretary urged parents Monday to pull their children out of school to demand increased safety, but statistics show children are far safer in the classroom than out of it.

The genie is out of the bottle

And we can’t put it back in there. In the wake of another school shooting, the predictable reactions from all sides have continued. The pro-gun people have pointed at the ghoulish media coverage of the events as the cause, and the anti-gun people have blamed easy access to firearms. Meanwhile, the majority of America forgot...