LIBERTY ALERTS, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA It's a problem as fresh as today's headlines. A Pennsylvania woman with a concealed carry license drives over the New Jersey line with a gun in her car.  In a routine traffic stop, she is arrested and charged for violating New Jersey's unconstitutional gun laws....
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Loretta Lynch is confirmed as Obama’s new Attorney General  “Eric Holder began disregarding the Constitution and laws after he was confirmed as Attorney General. Ms. Lynch has told the Senate that's what she's going to do.” -- Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), speaking in opposition...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA ACTION: Contact both of your Senators, and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, as well.  Ask them to hold up the Loretta Lynch nomination, particularly if the ATF continues its crusade to wage war on AR-15's by banning common ammunition, such as SS109 and M855 ammo. The “Ball”...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Barack Obama understands it is the Second Amendment community that has destroyed his legacy. And now, like a rabid dog, he is lashing out in an effort to destroy as many law-abiding gun owners as possible. His most recent scheme is the SOCIAL SECURITY GUN BAN,...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS.ORG “Who really thinks that a top-down approach to controlling weapons will be any more effective than Prohibition was in the early 20th Century or the war on drugs has been today?” -- GOA’s Erich Pratt in an upcoming USA Today oped ACTION: Click here to urge your two...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA ACTION:   Click here to contact your Senators and Represenatative and urge them to support a repeal of ATF’s AR-15 ban.  And tell them to vote against the DHS funding bill -- specifically, urging your Senators to vote against any cloture motion that would facilitate...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA GOA has posted several analysis -- at www.gunowners.org -- to explain just some of the executive actions that the president announced earlier last week. In brief: * Obama is moving to outlaw gun collectors and hobbyists -- using an amorphous expansion of the concept of “engaging...
ARI COHN, THEFIRE.ORG Yesterday, my colleague Sarah McLaughlin reported on Bergen Community College’s asinine decision to place Professor Francis Schmidt on unpaid leave pending psychiatric evaluation for posting a picture on Google+ of his young daughter wearing a shirt containing a quote from the popular Game of Thrones series. This morning,...
STEPHANIE RUGOLO, CATO INSTITUTE There are plenty of reasons to support the Second Amendment’s guarantee of our right to bear arms, but an expectation of being the victim of society-collapsing chemical warfare shouldn’t be one of them. Wayne LaPierre, CEO and executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, recently...
LIBERTY ALERTS, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Gun Owners of America Report to the American People Concerning Government Agencies Viewing Gun Owners as Potential Terrorists For the past decade, GOA has been tracking and exposing efforts across the country by the federal government and various state governments to cast suspicion on law-abiding gun owners. These...
BY BOB BARR They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but this is not necessarily so in politics. Take Democrat front-runner Hillary Clinton, who has long-been a champion of gun control. Yet, after serving as Secretary of State in the Second Amendment-averse Obama Administration, and in her...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA We just celebrated Independence Day last week.  From that initial struggle against the British to the present day, we have honored our military veterans for their courageous sacrifice in helping keep us free. Sadly, many of these veterans have recently seen their courage “rewarded” with...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA “New Jersey firearm possession as a privilege granted by the civil authorities is in no way consistent with the inherent right to keep and bear arms vested in the People.” -- Gun Owners of America’s legal brief before the U.S. Supreme Court...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA “The most recent reports now list that number around 175,000.” -- Human Events, March 23, 2014 Within the past week, Gun Owners of America received an e-mail from a member being treated by the VA (Department of Veterans Affairs).  The member was also receiving...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS.ORG Last week, GOA briefly told you about the Obama Administration’s most recent assault on gun owners.  It is the so-called “Unified Agenda” containing 12 proposed anti-gun regulations being planned by the Justice Department. The revelation of this “Unified Agenda” prompted a Fox News discussion last week, where...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA And GOA submits new brief before the U.S. Supreme Court. Click here to help. “ subordinated the People’s right to keep and bear arms to the state’s alleged interest in promoting public safety. It is not, however, within the authority of courts to override the...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA I’m writing to you about an eye-opening and highly entertaining book recently written by my friend and fellow conservative and Second Amendment defender Senator Mike Lee. It’s called OUR LOST CONSTITUTION, and it tells the dramatic stories behind the rise and fall of crucial constitutional provisions...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS.ORG ACTION: Click here to urge your Representative to cosponsor H.R. 2753, a bill that will protect innocent gun owners from getting railroaded by the ATF. Bill to rein in ATF, safeguard gun owners from “secret tests” Last week, Rep. Jody Hice (R-GA) introduced a bill that will protect...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA ACTION:  Click here to send pre-written letters to your Representative and Senators.  Tell your Representative to co-sponsor and vote for Rep. DesJarlais’ H.R. 3115, Rep. Hice’s H.R. 3138 and Rep. Hunter’s H.R. 3139.  And urge your Senators to co-sponsor and vote for Sen. Daines’...
At the First Conference of States Parties THEODORE R. BROMUND, PH.D., HERITAGE FOUNDATION The first Conference of States Parties (CSP) to the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) will be held in Cancun, Mexico, on August 24–27, 2015. This CSP will establish the rules of procedure for this and all future CSPs, decide...