“Congress shall make no law respecting the establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” Thus began the first of the Ten Amendments, or Bill of Rights, which were approved SEPTEMBER 25, 1789. “The Father of the Bill of Rights” was George Mason of Virginia. George Mason was the …

Speaking to a group of dozens of supporters of Mike Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety last week, Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) said; “The voice against background records checks isn’t the voice really that’s just about background records checks,” he said. “I mean, it is largely fueled by gun manufacturers and …

“Nassau County DA’s office forbids prosecutors from having handguns (even at home),” UCLA law professor Eugene Volokh writes in The Washington Post. And from the response he received when seeking details, such bans are “consistent with other … offices in the New York City metropolitan area.” The ban is actually …

A bank robber in Michigan was shot three times by a gun owner with a concealed carry permit, but the reaction of the mayor seems to be trying to walk a politically correct line. On Monday, Ruben Kendrick, 63, came face to face with bank robber Henry Mann, 43, who …

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 …

In an incredibly unconstitutional and downright unlawful action by a New Jersey court, a man who had possession of his grandfather’s World War II M1 Carbine rifle because it is considered an illegal assault weapon. NJ.com reports: The New Jersey State Police seized Danny Burt’s M1 carbine and 20 other …

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 …

Donald Trump has issued a policy position paper on arms and overall, the claims are very good. The only issue is how will he actually plan to deal with what he proposes. His position was posted at DonaldJTrump.com and it starts off with a very constitutional approach. “The Second Amendment …

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 …