Articles Tagged with second amendment

Obama Banning Social Security Recipients From Owning Guns?

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Is President Obama attempting to ban Social Security recipients from owning guns? Millions of Americans who receive disability benefits each month may soon no longer be able to exercise their Second Amendment rights. If the recipient has a “representative payee,” meaning that they permit another person to handle their financial affairs, the Obama Administration wants… Read more »

Where Is Bernie Sanders On The Second Amendment?

Bernie Sanders is a mixed bag on gun politics.

Bernie Sanders is taking a position on the Second Amendment that aims to straddle both gun rights and gun control, with protections tailored to needs. Sanders says that guns in locales where hunting is a way of life, and in states where gang violence is a way of life, are two completely different cultures, and… Read more »

San Francisco Gun Control Law Upheld By U.S. Supreme Court

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A San Francisco gun control law was upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday. The justices rejected a Second Amendment challenge by gun rights advocates. The activists were fighting a San Francisco gun regulation that mandates gun owners keep their firearms disabled or locked away while stored in their own homes. The San Francisco… Read more »

Operation Jade Helm: Special Forces ‘Realistic Military Training’ In Seven Southwestern States Prompts Martial Law Fears

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Operation Jade Helm involves 1,2000 special forces team members being dropped into seven southwestern states as a part of realistic military training exercises. The domestic special ops training has become highly controversial. The special ops soldiers, some of the most elite fighting men in the world, will be ordered to “operate undetected” among the American… Read more »

Operation Choke Point Could Be Ending, Second Amendment Activists Rejoice

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Operation Choke Point is causing a partisan split in Congress and raising bottom line concerns for a plethora of small businesses across the country. Republican Idaho Senator Mike Crapo has proposed a budget amendment aimed at cutting off funding for the controversial program. The Senate Budge Committee adopted Crapo’s proposal late last week. Operation Choke… Read more »

ATF Claims AR-15 Ammo ‘Ban’ Was Just A Typo

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The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has apparently stepped back from what appeared to be a new regulatory policy to ban popular AR-15 ammunition – blaming the backlash on a simple “publishing mistake.” Last month ATF issued a new “framework”which would be used for deciding what types of ammo are intended “primarily for… Read more »

‘Patriots’ Open Carry AR-15 Into Mississippi Police Station [Video]

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Following the fatal shooting of a family’s pit bull, two open-carry activists went to a police station in Jackson, Mississippi, to file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. They recorded one of themselves on video walking into a police station openly carrying an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle. The fatal shooting of a 4-year-old pit bull… Read more »

Second Amendment Education Act Would Include Curriculum Written By The NRA

Second Amendment Education Act would teach about gun laws 3 weeks per year.

The Second Amendment Education Act is a response to zero-tolerance laws that have punished children for such gun-related references as breakfast-pastry-shapes and fictional stories about shooting dinosaurs. South Carolina legislator Alan Clemmons proposed that, to counter-balance such extremes, schools needed to ensure that children knew about the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. While most… Read more »

‘Guns': The Word And Handgun Images Now Banned In California

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Guns, the word, is now banned in California gun store displays. Firearms dealers in the state are no longer allowed to share either images of handguns or the word which describes them best — guns. A lawsuit brought by gun store owners maintain the law violates their First Amendment rights. The guns lawsuit was brought… Read more »