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Millions of seniors could lose their guns, jeopardizing the ability of kids and grandchildren to inherit them For the past few weeks, GOA has been telling you about Obama’s cruelest gun grab yet. He’s snatching guns from combat-wounded veterans — and planning the same for the elderly — using private

When Phoenix police arrested suspected freeway shooter Leslie Allen Merritt Jr. on Friday they victoriously tweeted, “we got him.” But immediately after the arrest doubts began to surface, namely from Merritt’s father. “He has been raised with too much respect for life and too much for firearms to have done

The anti-gun crowd has always been steeped in the notion that guns are the biggest cause of violent crime. But if you apply that idea to the real world, you’ll probably wind up with some pretty stupid results. In a recent case however, the stupidity didn’t come in the form

Rep. Sam Johnson introduced legislation in the House Wednesday in an effort to counteract the Obama administration’s strides to prevent Social Security participants from obtaining guns. Under the president’s plan, the Social Security Association (SSA) would be added to the list of federal agencies required to submit users’ information to the National Instant

In America, the anti-gun crowd is constantly calling for more sensible gun control laws. Most of them won’t demand an outright ban and confiscation of everything, but they will say that we need more thorough background checks, longer waiting periods, shorter magazines, etc. To them, it’s all very reasonable. Make

Most of our Armed Citizen stories involve adults using their firearms in self-defense. Yet it’s not uncommon for teenagers to come to the aid of themselves and others when the chips are down. Here are seven examples of teenagers saving their lives and the lives of their families with firearms.

This past week Jeb Bush was a guest on The Late Show with new host Stephen Colbert when Bush said something that some conservative voters might find shocking. When Colbert asked the Governor if the Constitution implied a national right to gun ownership, Bush seemed to indicate that he believed each state

John Boehner must go. Will your congressman do the right thing? Congressman Mark Meadows of North Carolina is putting his political career on the line, sponsoring a resolution to “vacate the chair” that would fire Boehner as Speaker.  It’s imperative that you contact your member of Congress right now and

Wow. That was fast. It’s only been two weeks (15 days to be exact). “I plan to devote all of my strength and resources to seeing that some good comes from this evil,” wrote Andy Parker in his recent Washington Post op-ed titled “My daughter was killed on live television.

Democrats and left liberals live in the land of absurdity. It’s not a physical place, but a place steeped in the mind where outrageous acts, sentiments and unjust laws are normal. In this mental place of absurdity, intelligence, common sense and critical thinking are non-existent; it’s a “go with whatever