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Secret Service Ends Trump Press Briefing Because of shooting outside

“President Trump on Monday was abruptly escorted away from the White House briefing room just a few minutes after taking the podium for a press briefing, but quickly returned to tell reporters, “There was a shooting outside of the White House.”…” https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-escorted-out-white-house-press-briefingContinue reading

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“…Gun buys up 95%, ammo 139%, sales to blacks jump 58%”

“According to NSSF, purchases of guns have nearly doubled in the first six months of 2020 when compared to the same period last year. What’s more, ammo sales have surged 139%… “Approximately 90 percent of retailers reported an increase in … Continue reading

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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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“New Zealand gun-crime rate reaches 10-year high despite strict gun control”

“It’s been more than a year since New Zealand instituted strict gun confiscation in the wake of a mass shooting in Christchurch in March 2019. So according to liberal logic, gun crime in New Zealand should be at an all-time … Continue reading

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Good News: “Federal judge strikes down city’s ban on open-carry firearms”

“A controversial gun ban in Mississippi has been overturned by a judge, ending a two-month legal battle between gun rights advocates and the city’s Democratic mayor. The city of Jackson cannot ban citizens from openly carrying firearms, which they are entitled to … Continue reading

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Good News: More Black Americans Are Buying Guns

“In 2014, 19 percent of black households had a gun owner, according to a study by the Pew Research Center. By 2017 (the latest data available) that number had grown to 24 percent. And NAGA estimates the percentage may now be even … 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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Fast & Furious? “Mexico demands investigation of notorious Obama scheme”

“The president of Mexico wants an apology and information from the United States regarding the Obama administration, gun-running program that put exotic weapons in the hands of Mexican drug cartels.”… “What seems serious to me is that a violation of … 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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“NRA: Dems are using pandemic to eliminate semiautomatic guns”

“A bill introduced by U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Ga., “would leave law-abiding Americans defenseless,” the organization charged. “At a time when our nation struggles, everyone’s first and foremost concern is the safety of themselves and their loved ones. However, this doesn’t … Continue reading

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