Once again, criminals flock to a gun-free zone and wreak havoc on unarmed victims. You’ve likely heard this story before, but only the location has changed. KOMONews.com in Seattle reported that after the Washington State Fair declared itself a “gun free zone,” criminals wasted no time preying on fair workers. The fair had only been open three days when a ... Read More »
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After the shooting in San Bernardino county, liberals did the usual grandstanding over the need for gun control. They also, however, have jumped on a new trend: “prayer shaming” conservatives who offer public condolences. The New York Daily News is the latest participant in this trend, who published this cover today, dismissing their offer of prayers as “meaningless platitudes” and ... Read More »
Here’s a good rule of thumb: never bring a crowbar to a gunfight. One criminal learned that rule the hard way recently. According to a report from NewsOn6.com, a man exiting a Burger King in Tulsa, Oklahoma last night was confronted by a robber wielding a crowbar. The robbery attempt went awry, however, when the would-be victim pulled out a ... Read More »
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Come 2014, all ammunition sold to civilian gun-owners in America will have to be imported, a result of President Obama’s crackdown on sulfur dioxide and lead emissions and accompanying harsh Environmental Protection Agency regulations, said former Florida congressman, Lt. Col. Allen West.
And for defenders of the Second Amendment, that means higher ammo prices are likely on the way — a situation Mr. Allen writes on his blog, AllenBWest.com, is akin to a federal power-grab on guns, albeit through the backdoor...
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CHAMBERSBURG - Know your constituency. It's the first rule of local politics.
The second: What happens in New York City usually can only happen in New York City, and is best kept there.
Policies that fit “The Big Apple” don't fit a town that is, say, known statewide for its Apple Festival. Just ask Democrat Pete Lagiovane, the mayor of this Franklin County town who won't return to office in January. He lost his bid for re-election — to a seat he won unopposed the last time — in part because he signed up Chambersburg as one of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun cities.
His Republican opponent, Darren Brown, said he knows one thing he'll do immediately after being sworn in as mayor: “The very, very first thing I'd like to do is get Chambersburg off the ‘Mayors Against Illegal Guns' list.”...