Schumer blocks nonpartisan school safety bill, backed by victims’ parents, that was unanimously supported in committee

On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) delivered remarks on the Senate floor about his legislation, the Luke and Alex School Safety Act, and asked for unanimous consent for its passage. The bill would codify into law a clearinghouse of information for the best school safety practices. The clearinghouse, available at SchoolSafety.gov, informs parents, teachers and school … Continue reading Schumer blocks nonpartisan school safety bill, backed by victims’ parents, that was unanimously supported in committee

National Association for Gun Rights Statement on Uvalde, TX tragedy

Today, a horrific act of evil was carried out by a deranged murderer in Uvalde, TX. Innocent children and adults were left defenseless against a madman because we refuse to protect our children while at school.  Every day law-abiding citizens use firearms to protect themselves, their families, and their communities, yet we’ve passed laws which … Continue reading National Association for Gun Rights Statement on Uvalde, TX tragedy

GOA Supports PA Business Illegally Shut Down by ATF

Gun Owners of America (GOA) lent their support to JSD Supply, the ;largest distributor of homemade firearm parts and kits, located outside of Pittsburgh, after the business filed a federal lawsuit against the ATF in the Western District of Pennsylvania yesterday.  ATF sent JSD Supply an unclear and confusing Cease and Desist Order regarding their sale of … Continue reading GOA Supports PA Business Illegally Shut Down by ATF

NY governor orders home gun confiscation raids without due process

Gun Owners of America (GOA) Northeast Regional Director, Michael Csencsits, responded Thursday to New York Governor Kathy Hochul signing an executive order to expand the state’s unconstitutional “Red Flag” law, which permits police or family members to petition a state court for the temporary or permanent seizure of firearms from an individual. Csencsits issued the … Continue reading NY governor orders home gun confiscation raids without due process

Gun Owners of America Issues Statement After Buffalo Racist Terror Attack

Gun Owners of America (GOA) released a statement in response to the shooting in Buffalo, New York yesterday, which left ten people dead and three others wounded.  GOA Spokesperson Stephen Willeford—the armed citizen who engaged and put a stop to the Sutherland Springs, Texas shooter (who was also wearing body armor) five years ago—released the following statement … Continue reading Gun Owners of America Issues Statement After Buffalo Racist Terror Attack

House members introduce CRA to block Biden ban on privately-made guns

Congressman Matt Rosendale joined 41 colleagues in introducing the Congressional Review Act Joint Resolution of Disapproval (CRA), which would prohibit the Department of Justice from implementing President Biden’s new rule to expand firearms definitions. “The Biden administration continues its war on Americans' 2nd Amendment Rights with this recent rule,”said Congressman Rosendale.“The ghost gun rule will do nothing to stop gun-related crimes and … Continue reading House members introduce CRA to block Biden ban on privately-made guns

Grassley demands VA turn over info on scheme to place vets on federal gun ban list

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, is pressing the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide updated data about how the VA has handled reporting of veterans to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), specifically with respect to veterans who have been assigned fiduciaries. Grassley first raised concerns about restrictions on … Continue reading Grassley demands VA turn over info on scheme to place vets on federal gun ban list

GOA moves to uncover documents on DHS’ “Disinformation Governance Board”

Gun Owners of America (GOA) and Gun Owners Foundation (GOF) filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request Thursday with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) asking key questions in response to the Biden Administration’s plans to create a “Disinformation Governance Board.” In Congressional hearings this past April, DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas stated that DHS was … Continue reading GOA moves to uncover documents on DHS’ “Disinformation Governance Board”

Cruz and 21 Colleagues Oppose Biden DOJ Expanding Firearm Definitions and Creating National Gun Registry

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) along with 21 colleagues have introduced a Congressional Review Act Joint Resolution of Disapproval (CRA) to prohibit President Biden’s Department of Justice from implementing a new rule to expand firearm definitions. The senators joining Sen. Cruz are Senators James Lankford (R-Okla.), Mike Braun (R-Ind.), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), Bill Hagerty … Continue reading Cruz and 21 Colleagues Oppose Biden DOJ Expanding Firearm Definitions and Creating National Gun Registry

Grassley To Biden: Stop Blaming Lawful Gun Owners For Democrat-Caused Crime Wave

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, wrote to President Joe Biden to urge that the administration turn away from partisan, anti-gun rhetoric toward policies and nominees that will actually address the rise in violent crime. Grassley also raised serious concerns with the recently announced nomination of Steven Dettelbach to serve … Continue reading Grassley To Biden: Stop Blaming Lawful Gun Owners For Democrat-Caused Crime Wave