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“Background checks, a metric for gun sales, hit all-time high”

“Historic numbers of background checks to purchase or possess a firearm were done in June, a trend in a year marked by uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic, a subsequent economic recession, protests over racial injustice and calls to reduce police … Continue reading

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GOOD NEWS: ‘May Firearm Background Checks Third-Highest On Record”

“FBI firearms background checks in May were the third-highest on record at 3,091,455, bringing the year-to-date total to 15,248,440. This is a 32% increase over the same period in 2019, which saw 11,547,389 applications between January and the end of May…” May … Continue reading

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“FBI: April 2020 Sets Record for Firearm Background Checks”

“FBI figures show April 2020 witnessed more firearm background checks than any April since the inception of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), in 1998. According to the FBI, there were 2,911,128 background checks conducted in April 2020. The … Continue reading

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“Video: UK Police Break In to Man’s House to Check He’s Not Having Social Gathering”

“A video out of the UK shows police officers entering a man’s house after breaking in to check whether he was having a social gathering in violation of coronavirus lockdown rules. “We’ve had a call that there might be something … Continue reading

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“Trump pushes for massive aid from Congress, checks to public”

“In a massive federal effort Tuesday, President Donald Trump asked Congress to speed emergency checks to Americans, enlisted the military for MASH-like hospitals and implored ordinary people — particularly socially active millennials — to do their part by staying home … Continue reading

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“Greyhound to stop allowing Border Patrol immigration checks on buses”

“Greyhound will no longer allow Border Patrol agents to conduct immigration checks on buses without a warrant, the company announced Friday…” Greyhound to stop allowing Border Patrol immigration checks on buses The timing of this is SUSPICIOUS. I’ll have to … Continue reading

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UK Open Borders: “Post-Brexit shakedown? No need for border checks if EU keeps its commitments, UK foreign secretary says”

“Dominic Raab has rebuffed Michel Barnier, saying the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator is “wrong” for claiming that the UK’s demands will lead to border checks, as the post-divorce horse trading begins in earnest… Raab told Sky News that he doesn’t believe … Continue reading

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“…DHS proposes MANDATORY facial recognition checks for US citizens at airports”

“The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is pushing to impose mandatory facial recognition scans on all Americans entering or leaving the United States, moving to close a loophole that allows citizens to opt out. Proposed in a recent filing, the … Continue reading

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“FBI says Black Friday gun purchase background check numbers are second-largest single day in program history”

“The FBI fielded more than 200,000 background checks on Black Friday gun purchases, continuing a steady surge this year following a series of mass shootings that have renewed calls for more restrictive gun laws. In all, the bureau posted 202,465 … Continue reading

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US, Kentucky: “GOP Gov. Bevin Officially Requests Recanvass Of Election Results”

“Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is formally asking for a recanvass of Tuesday’s gubernatorial election, in which vote totals show Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear ahead by just over 5,000 votes. A recanvass is a double-checking of the vote totals and rarely … Continue reading

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