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Article first appeared at Ammo Land. USA -( During yesterday’s hearing of the Texas House Committee on Homeland Security & Public Safety, Texas State Representative Jonathan Stickland stated that House Bill 375, his “constitutional carry” bill, would allow any person age 18 or above who is not statutorily prohibited from

Once upon a time, police officers who patrolled our streets carried revolvers on their hips. Guns like the Colt Police Positive and the Smith & Wesson Model 19 were their primary defensive firearm, and they carried .38 Spl. snub-nosed carry revolvers like the Detective Special and J-Frames for backup guns

Editor’s note: With a bitter brawl brewing in Congress over national Right-to-Carry reciprocity, the dire warnings of a return to the Wild West are springing up once again. We asked Charles C.W. Cooke to give us a little historical perspective: Have Right-to-Carry laws ever resulted in widespread mayhem? Or mayhem

Article first appeared at Ammo Land. Fairfax, VA -( Senate Bill 2376, sponsored by state Senator Mike Bell (R-9), and House Bill 1736, sponsored by state Representative Andy Holt (R-76) passed both the Senate and House and will now be transmitted back to the Speakers of both chambers for their signatures and then sent

Article first appeared at American Rifleman. Recently I underwent hip replacement surgery. Prior to that I had back surgery. To say my mobility has been compromised for a while would be an understatement. Let’s face it, as we age our ability to move—our athleticism—is lessened. But does that mean we

A little while ago, I wrote an article on why I choose to carry the GLOCK 19 over all other concealed carry pistols. It’s a fantastic little gun, but can still be improved, and I’m not very good at leaving good enough alone when I can spend a little more money to make a

On Sunday evening, a concealed carry permit holder demonstrated exactly why citizens should be armed and know how to use their weapons, as he protected himself and three others, including a woman and a one-year-old boy. Thomas McCary was arguing with a woman on Sunday night around 7:30pm. However, when

As gun ownership and the number of concealed carry permits have soared under President Obama, who has been dubbed history’s greatest gun salesman, new statistics show that the murder rate has dropped significantly during the same period. While the well-funded gun control lobby has attempted to an image of increased

My home State of South Carolina has passed a bill in the House that would recognize the God-given right of its citizens to lawfully keep and bear their arms concealed in public without a permit. By a vote of 90-18, H3025 passed the SC House in April. South Carolina is

An Uber driver shot and wounded a gunman who opened fire into a crowd of people on Friday night in Chicago. A group of people had been walking in front of the driver in Logan Square when Everardo Custodio, 22, began firing into the crowd. The Uber driver, a 47-year-old