|5/29/08||AHSA Endorses Barack Obama|
As this unusual campaign season has unfolded, we`ve seen the
candidates ratcheting up their politically expedient rhetoric in an
attempt to distinguish themselves as the "candidate of choice" for
every constituency, while testing the far reaches of credibility in
the process. We`ve heard blatantly anti-gun politicians claim to be
supportive of the Second Amendment. We`ve seen hypocrisy, and we`ve
heard double-speak and insults to our intelligence.
|5/29/08||Awaiting a Second Amendment Decision|
The year 2008 will go down as an historic one in America--for
the dramatic choices we`ll face in the presidential election, among
|5/29/08||On Policy, Obama Breaks Little New Ground|
Obama may offer a "new kind of politics," but his proposals differ little from the party line.
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|5/29/08||MSNBC, Leaning Left And Getting Flak From Both Sides|
The political coverage of MSNBC anchors Chris Matthews, left, and Keith Olbermann has been criticized for being blatantly left-leaning and pro-Barack Obama. MSNBC, which bills itself as "the place for . . . .
|5/27/08||NRA-PVF Endorses Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer Earns "A" rating from NRA-PVF|
Billings, MT - This morning, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) announced its endorsement of incumbent Governor Brian Schweitzer for re-election.
Announcing the NRA-PV . . . .
|5/23/08||IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT BY NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION|
NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre will be joined by Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer for a very important announcement Tuesday, May 27 at 11 a.m.
Fairfax, VA. - The National Rifle Assoc . . . .
|5/22/08||Gun Dealer and Mayor Face Showdown|
When Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg stood at City Hall two years ago to announce that he had just filed suit against several gun shop owners, mainly in the South, it was in a certain fashion the capstone . . . .
|5/19/08||McCain Courts NRA's Support: Speech Criticizes Obama, Clinton Over Gun Positions|
"The Second Amendment isn't some archaic custom that matters only to rural Americans who find solace in firearms out of frustration with their economic circumstances," McCain said.
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|5/16/08||An Exclusive Interview With John McCain|
To say that the 2008 elections will be crucial for the future of
the Second Amendment would be an understatement. Future efforts to
preserve our gun rights and our hunting heritage hinge on who will
take the helm at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue next January. NRA
Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre and NRA-ILA Executive
Director Chris W. Cox recently sat down with presumptive Republican
nominee Senator John McCain. They asked him some direct questions
about his record and his philosophy. Here's what Senator McCain had
|5/16/08||Second Amendment Showdown|
The U.S. Supreme Court heard District of Columbia v. Heller, a
monumental Second Amendment case that will likely decide whether
you have an individual right to keep and bear arms.
|5/16/08||A Patriot Lays Down His Arms|
he man who brought the heavens down to Earth through the power
of his God-given talent is gone away now-gone to join those whom he
portrayed with such persuasion. Charlton Heston, actor, advocate
for individual rights and voice of reason in a time of turbulent
political manipulation, relinquished the power of his rich baritone
to the angels and, following a long battle with Alzheimer's
Disease, slipped gently into that good night.
|5/16/08||Standing Guard: Equality For All|
With the sad passing of Charlton Heston, his lifelong record of
courageously fighting for the restoration and preservation of the
civil rights of all Americans comes sharply into our hearts and
minds. Forty-five years ago, Chuck Heston marched with Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr. to correct the wrongs of racial
segregation--wrongs existing under the cover of unconstitutional
state and local laws
|5/16/08||President`s Column: A True Threat To Freedom|
Right now, one of the most anti-gun politicians ever to set foot
in Washington, D.C., may be just one election away from the Oval
Office, and far too few gun owners realize the true threat to
freedom this candidate represents.
|5/16/08||Guns and Judges: Electing the Supreme Court in 2008|
Everyone concerned about the Second Amendment and judicial accountability should heed John McCain's speech to the NRA on May 16. The presumptive Republican nominee will speak directly to guns owners a . . . .
|5/12/08||We`re All Gun Nuts Now|
Hiding their anti-gun positions is a key strategy for politicians who want to take away our rights and Paul Helmke of the Brady Campaign knows it. That`s why he shows little concern that Barack Obama . . . .
|5/12/08||Reagan`s influence lives on in U.S. courts|
They became the first judges in more than a half-century to say the Second Amendment protects an individual`s right to own guns. They are prominent appeals court judges appointed by President Reagan i . . . .
|5/9/08||Gun control advocates target state legislators|
Postcards with a picture of a handgun and children as targets started appearing in mailboxes and on windshields in a few central Lake County towns this week. The postcards, distributed by representati . . . .
|5/9/08||Too Late to the Duck Hunt|
By the time Hillary Clinton figured out how to beat Barack Obama, it was too late. When she began the race in 2007 thinking she was in for a coronation, she claimed the center in order to position her . . . .
|5/9/08||Gun Owners For Hillary?|
If you doubt the transformational power of Barack Obama, consider the change that he's affected on Hillary Clinton. The New York Senator came into the 2008 race with a nearly perfect anti-gun rights v . . . .
|5/7/08||McCain courts blue-collar Democrats|
With the other party still waist-deep in its presidential nomination fight, John McCain, the presumptive GOP nominee, has been quietly courting the white working-class Democrats who have proved elusiv . . . .
|5/7/08||McCain Speech to Shed Light On Judicial Philosophy|
John McCain steps out of his comfort zone Tuesday to address his judicial philosophy, a hot-button matter for social conservatives that encompasses abortion, guns and gay rights -- all topics on which . . . .
|5/5/08||Clinton mailing's gun gaffe|
Sen. Hillary Clinton's mailing attacking Sen. Barack Obama's record on guns appears to include a striking visual gaffe: The image of the gun pictured on the face of the mailing is reversed, making it . . . .
|5/4/08||Clinton Mail Attacks Obama on Guns|
Hillary Clinton has re-opened her sharp attack on Barack Obama's position on guns, with a mailer in Indiana that seeks to raise questions about him with both supporters and opponents of gun rights.
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|5/2/08||The Perils Of Patronizing|
"In the past few weeks, Barack Obama has learned the political perils of condescension," writes Michael Gerson. "His Philadelphia speech on race was filled with it. People who don`t share Obama`s view . . . .
|5/1/08||The McCain Coalition|
"In May, Senator McCain will give a much-anticipated speech on judicial nominations and will speak to the members of the National Rifle Association on May 6 and 16, respectively," writes Ken Blackwell . . . .