Category: Second Amendment

Now 91 Congressmen Have 'No Confidence' In AG Holder

-By Warner Todd Huston Fully 91 members of Congress have signed onto a resolution of no confidence in U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, the man that bears the most responsibility for Operation Fast and Furious — an Obama administration policy that allowed thousands of American guns to get into the hands of Mexican narco-terrorists, guns... Read more »

AG Eric Holder: Death of a US Border Agent? Pffft, Just Racist My Opponents Playing 'Gotcha Games'

-By Warner Todd Huston Obama’s policy of forcing US gun shops in the southwest to sell American guns to Mexican narco-terrorists has already killed one for sure and maybe two U.S. law enforcement agents. Obama’s Operation Fast And Furious is also responsible for selling the guns that were used to kill well over 200 Mexican... Read more »

Rep. Walsh Defends Constitution from United Nations Introduces the Second Amendment Protection Act

From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Joe Walsh (IL-8) introduced the Second Amendment Protection Act that would cut off all funding to the United Nations if the United States agrees to any treaty that infringes on the constitutional rights of American citizens. The United Nations has... Read more »

Rep. Walsh to Brady Campaign: Break Free of the Beltway (Updated)

From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… “The last time I checked, I represent the folks of Illinois’ 8th Congressional District, not Congressional staff, Washington lobbyists, or the national press corps.” WASHINGTON –Today, Representative Joe Walsh (IL-8) sent a letter to Acting President Dennis Henigan of the Brady Campaign criticizing Mr.... Read more »

Politico Misstates Concealed Carry Law Claims it Violates State's Laws

-By Warner Todd Huston Apparently Politico does not like the new concealed-carry reciprocity law recently passed in Congress. They must not like it. After all, aside from covering it in a negative light, the newser so badly misstated the law that it could easily turn its readers against the whole idea. But perhaps that’s the... Read more »

Illinois Reps on Passage of Concealed-Carry Reciprocity Act

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois congressmen Joe Walsh (R, 8th District), Adam Kinzinger (R, 11th District), and Randy Hultgren (14th District) have issued statements on the recently passed National Right-to-Carry Act, a new law that will allow concealed-carry permit holders to carry their firearms in every state that allows concealed carry without worrying that they... Read more »

Rep. Johnson Bill Broadens Conceal-Carry

From the office of Rep. Timothy Johnson (R, 15th District)… Bill Would Extend Conceal-Carry to Illinois WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Timothy V. Johnson is offering an amendment today to the National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011, which would extend to Illinois citizens the fundamental right to carry a concealed weapon under property permitting limitations.... Read more »

Gun Owners of America 'Proud' To Endorse Congressman Walsh

From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… Earlier this week, the nation’s second-largest Second Amendment organization announced its endorsement of Congressman Joe Walsh (R-McHenry). In announcing the endorsement, Gun Owners of America Vice Chairman Tim Macy said, “Congressman Walsh is a leader on Second Amendment issues, plain and simple. When it... Read more »

Hate Handguns? Welcome to the Minority!

-By Warner Todd Huston According to a new Gallup poll, the support for anti-Constitutional gun banning is at its lowest point since polls on America’s opinion of gun control were first recorded in the mid 1970s. In 1975 60% of Americans believed in strict gun control but today that has flipped completely as now 70%... Read more »

What Guns Were Made For: Homeowner in Philly Attacked By Mob

-By Warner Todd Huston A homeowner in Philly was attacked by a mob of racist black “youths” that broke into his home apparently looking to kill white people. This is exactly the situation that the Second Amendment was made for. The Philly Inquirer reports that “dozens of youths” marauded into a sleepy Philly neighborhood to... Read more »