GOA Opposes New Categories for Credit Card Sales at Gun Retailers

Today, Gun Owners of America (GOA) announced their complete opposition to plans by major credit card companies to re-categorize transactions made at firearms retailers into their own specialized business code. Anti-gun activists claim that this effort will help enforce existing laws against gun trafficking and other crimes, but based on historical treatment of the firearms industry by … Continue reading GOA Opposes New Categories for Credit Card Sales at Gun Retailers

PGR Blasts Tim Scott for Backing Anti-gun Incumbent Lisa Murkowski

Palmetto Gun Rights is calling on Senator Tim Scott to rescind his endorsement of anti-gun incumbent U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK). “While gun owners are struggling to protect our freedoms on the national level, our own Senator Tim Scott is serving to upend those efforts by endorsing anti-gun Lisa Murkowski of Alaska,” said Tommy Dimsdale, … Continue reading PGR Blasts Tim Scott for Backing Anti-gun Incumbent Lisa Murkowski

Missouri AG Schmitt fights illegal Biden scheme to pilfer data on private gun owners

Americans for Limited Government Richard Manning today released the following statement responding to Missouri AG Eric Schmidt’s July 13 letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray pledging to fight FBI attempts to illegally obtain private information of concealed carry permit holders in the state: “Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmidt’s defense of the privacy and individual right to keep … Continue reading Missouri AG Schmitt fights illegal Biden scheme to pilfer data on private gun owners

Boebert Introduces Resolution to Honor American Hero Elisjsha Dicken for Stopping an Active Shooting

Rep. Boebert introduced a House Resolution to honor twenty-two-year-old Elisjsha Dicken, who defended his fellow citizens by stopping an active shooter at the Greenwood Park Mall in Greenwood, Indiana. “Elisjsha Dicken is an American hero worthy of recognition and honor. Eli’s act of bravery saved countless lives and inspired millions more. While many career politicians are working … Continue reading Boebert Introduces Resolution to Honor American Hero Elisjsha Dicken for Stopping an Active Shooting

GOA’s No Compromise Alliance Urges Congressional Leadership to Reject “Assault Weapons Ban”

Gun Owners of America and nine partners from the firearms industry, sent a letter to Congressional leadership, urging them to reject any “Assault Weapons” Ban.  The full letter can be viewed here.  GOA’s No Compromise Alliance is composed of business partners representing all aspects of the firearm industry, and they are dedicated to further strengthening the … Continue reading GOA’s No Compromise Alliance Urges Congressional Leadership to Reject “Assault Weapons Ban”

Kevin Rinke Agrees With Gretchen Whitmer on Gun Control Proposal

Rinke signals support for requiring background checks on all firearms purchases during Charlie LeDuff interview, a policy championed by Governor Gretchen WhitmerGrand Rapids, MI – Last Friday in an interview posted on Twitter by Charlie LeDuff, Republican gubernatorial candidate Kevin Rinke signaled his support for requiring background checks on all firearms purchases.[1] LeDuff asked Rinke, “Just … Continue reading Kevin Rinke Agrees With Gretchen Whitmer on Gun Control Proposal

Seventeen State Attorneys General Join GOA in Filing for Preliminary Injunction Against Biden “Ghost Gun” Rule

On Monday, Gun Owners of America (GOA) and the Gun Owners Foundation (GOF) filed a motion for a preliminary injunction against the Biden Administration’s “Ghost Gun” and Gun Registry Final Rule, which will go into effect on August 24.  Today, GOA and GOF were joined by the Attorneys General of 17 states in the filing: Arizona, … Continue reading Seventeen State Attorneys General Join GOA in Filing for Preliminary Injunction Against Biden “Ghost Gun” Rule

NAGR Opposes H.R. 1808, “Assault” Weapons Ban

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) held a markup hearing for H.R. 1808, the Assault Weapons Ban of 2021, for Wednesday, July 20, 2022. The bill, sponsored by Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) has 211 cosponsors, all democrats. If signed into law, H.R. 1808 would ban nearly all semi-automatic weapons and standard-capacity magazines.“It hasn’t even been a … Continue reading NAGR Opposes H.R. 1808, “Assault” Weapons Ban

Boebert’s ‘Shall Not Be Infringed Act’ Would Repeal RINO Gun Grab

Rep. Lauren Boebert led 28 of her colleagues in introducing the Shall Not Be Infringed Act. This bill seeks to repeal the so-called “Bipartisan Safer Communities Act,” legislation that was signed into law after numerous RINOs broke rank and failed to defend the Second Amendment.  Rep. Lauren Boebert stated, “The so-called ‘Bipartisan Safer Communities Act’ tramples on the constitutional rights … Continue reading Boebert’s ‘Shall Not Be Infringed Act’ Would Repeal RINO Gun Grab

GOA and GOF Sue New York Over New Concealed Carry Restrictions

Gun Owners of America (GOA) and the Gun Owners Foundation (GOF) filed a federal lawsuit in the Northern District of New York over the recently enacted Concealed Carry Improvement Act.  The lawsuit was filed on behalf of a GOA member from Schenectady County. Among other alarming provisions flouting recent Supreme Court precedent, this law will require concealed carry … Continue reading GOA and GOF Sue New York Over New Concealed Carry Restrictions