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Buckeye Firearms Assoc. announces strong opposition to HB 585 (Kasich Gun Control)

Editor's Note: The following has been submitted in response to the introduction of House Bill 585 (Kasich Gun Control). --- Re: House Bill 585 To the Esteemed Members of the Ohio House of Representatives, Buckeye Firearms Association (“BFA”), for and on behalf of its state-wide membership, opposes House Bill 585 (the “Bill”). BFA has prepared this brief as an initial response to the introduction...

Congress: CDC Gun Studies That Never Stopped Can Continue

Tucked away in the 2,232 pages of the federal spending bill recently signed by President Donald Trump was a section that had gun control activists claiming they found the cure to the problem of gun violence. Funding for the Centers for Disease Control was increased and a phrase included that had opponents of gun rights cheering. “While appropriations language prohibits the CDC and other agencies...

Join the Patriots Day Rally at the Ohio Statehouse

You are cordially invited to a rally for Patriotism and Freedom hosted by Ohioans for Concealed Carry, Ohio Carry, and Buckeye Firearms Association on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Ohio Statehouse, One Capitol Square in Columbus. Hear historical information on the role private ownership of firearms played in our country's founding. Hear immigrants talk of their experiences with...

HB 228/ SB 180 (Fix Burden of Proof/ Concealed Carry Modernization) scheduled for fourth hearings

Senator Kevin Bacon (R-Minerva Park), who chairs the Judiciary Committee, has announced a fourth hearing for Senate Bill 180 (Fix Burden of Proof/ Concealed Carry Modernization) to be held Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 10:15 a.m. in the North Hearing Room. The committee will consider proponent, opponent and interesed party testimony. SB 180 was introduced as a companion bill to HB 228, introduced in...

Gun Rights Actually Are a Civil Rights Issue

It is becoming increasingly fashionable for those who support gun control to compare the post-Parkland, student-driven movement to the civil rights movements of earlier generations. However, the author’s historical argument, whether intentionally or not, actually reveals that it is gun control, not gun rights, that generally has been used for the purposes of white supremacy. Gun rights and civil...

Virtue Signaling Chokepoint: Citigroup Becomes First Major Bank to Restrict Some Gun Sales

Bloomberg.com is reporting that Citigroup is the latest business to join the virtue signaling crowd, enacting policies to discriminate against persons engaged in lawful activities. From the article : Citigroup Inc. plans to prohibit retailers that are customers of the bank from offering bump stocks or selling guns to people who haven’t passed a background check or are younger than 21. The bank is...

Yes, Gun Control Advocates Do Want To Take Away Your Guns — Just Ask John Paul Stevens

In a New York Times op-ed, former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens flat out calls for repealing the 2nd Amendment. While his reasoning makes one wonder how he got on the Court in the first place, he does expose the true agenda of gun control advocates. Stevens begins by praising the "civic engagement" of the youthful protesters, and says Congress should respond by passing a ban on semi-...

Another Ohio school board moves to protect its students with armed staff members

The Kenyon Collegian is reporting that another Ohio board of education has voted to authorize the arming of school staff members to decrease response time in the event of an active killer attack. From the article : The East Knox Board of Education passed a resolution this month that gives the superintendent the authority to allow staff members to carry weapons in school. The March 15 vote took...

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