Editorial: House Bill 347 improves Ohio's conceal carry

April 19, 2006 The (Cincinnati.com) Community Press By Ohio Rep. Danny Bubp As many readers of this column know, I am a strong proponent of our Second Amendment right to bear arms. Last month, I reported in this column our Criminal Justice Committee in the Ohio House of Representatives was working diligently to bring House Bill 347 to the floor for a vote. I am pleased to report we have...

Pro-Gun Punditry: Wednesday's Buckeye State Roundabout

There are more stories pertaining to our gun rights in Ohio then we can possibly draw attention to with individual daily commentary. But they are worthy of mention. What follows is our weekly review of headlines from around the state though a pro-gun rights lens. From shootings at City Hall and campaign headquarters to Anti-DeWine editorials, these articles should be a part of your required...

Editorial: Bill Improves Ohio’s Right to Self-Defense

4/18/2006 The (Hillsboro, OH) Times-Gazette By Senator John Carey Imagine being in your own home, sound asleep in your own bed. Suddenly, you wake up to an unfamiliar noise. As you stumble to turn on the light, you find that a stranger has forcibly entered your home, potentially to harm you or your family. There is a natural instinct that when someone is jeopardizing the well-being of you and...

Plain Dealer shoots its mouth off again

By Jim Irvine Monday’s Cleveland Plain Dealer had a front page article entitled “Gun Shows in the crossfire”, and I think they meant “crosshair” because they are certainly aiming have them closed down. But why bother to learn about the issue you are writing on? It has long been evident that many at the Plain Dealer hate guns, and that is all that really matters to them. So they work hard to make...

Op-Ed: Sportsmen Urged To Support Petro/Padgett

By Larry S. Moore Ohioans have two strong choices in the Republican primary with Ken Blackwell and Jim Petro. Choosing amongst friends is sometimes difficult. A closer examination of voting records and key facts easily tilts the scales to the Petro Campaign. As Ohio Attorney General, Petro has a solid track record of implementing Ohio’s concealed carry law. His office has issued favorable rulings...

Buckeye Firearms Declares May 2nd, 2006 ''Anybody but DeWine Day''

Rabid Anti-Gun Senator Mike DeWine has been making headlines recently as he tries to garner conservative support across Ohio. Most recently he was featured in the Washington Times for attempting to gain the grass roots support of Americans for Tax Reform, considered a highly coveted endorsement by many. Americans for Tax Reform like most pro-gun or any other conservative organization want the...

Buckeye Firearms Assoc. Endorses US Congressional Candidates

By Jim Irvine Buckeye Firearms has endorsed three Republican Congressional candidates. Congresswomen Jean Schmidt (R-2) is an incumbent and well known to many. Senator Jim Jordan is running in the 4th district, and Joe Ortega is running in the 13th district. Congresswoman Jean Schmidt (R-2) went to Washington last year after winning a special election to fill the void when Rob Portman was...

Senator Jordan needs your help

By Jim Irvine Buckeye Firearms endorsee Jim Jordan is in a primary battle for Ohio’s 4th congressional district. In a district that votes almost 60-40 for a Republican, the candidate who wins this Republican primary election will very likely win in November. May 2 is the important date. Jordan is currently Chairman of the Senate Judiciary – Criminal Justice Committee and will be key to helping...

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