Tag: NRA

If the NRA Seems Stressed, It’s Because She Ain’t Making Money Like She Used To

Photo: iStock Things were looking pretty sweet for the National Rifle Association in 2016. Thanks in part to a presidential campaign in which gun owners and gun rights advocates feared that liberals (i.e. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton) would strip them of their beloved guns, the NRA boasted record-breaking contributions. […]

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Gun Control Lobby ‘Eclipsed’ NRA Spending in Midterm Elections

The gun control lobby nearly doubled the NRA in spending during the midterm elections. The New York Times reports that Gabby Giffords’ gun control group and Michael Bloomberg-funded Everytown for Gun Safety spent nearly $40 million “at the state and federal level in the midterms.” The NRA spent $20 million. Spending by the gun control […]

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NRA, Second Amendment Foundation File Suit Against Washington State Gun Control

The NRA and Second Amendment Foundation filed suit against the gun controls in Washington state’s Initiative 1639. I-1639 is a 30-page gun control conglomeration that bars 18- to 20-year-olds from exercising their Second Amendment right to purchase commonly-owned semiautomatic firearms. It also puts an enhanced background check in place for those commonly owned firearms, adds […]

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Google donated $5k to GOP Senator who “joked” about attending a lynching with her Black opponent

Cindy Hyde-Smith is a Mississipi GOP Senator is going into a runoff election against her Democratic opponent, Black man named Mike Espy who might end up the first Black Mississipi Senator since 1883; she made headlines last week with a joke about attending a “public hanging.” The day after the lynching remark, the […]

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Short List: 8 Potential ‘America First’ Candidates for Attorney General

As former Attorney General Jeff Sessions departed the Department of Justice (DOJ), a short list of potential replacements has surfaced in Washington, D.C. Below, Breitbart News has compiled eight “America First” candidates for Attorney General. Kris Kobach Currently, Kobach is serving the last couple of months as Kansas’s Secretary of State. Kobach previously served as […]

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Incoming House Democrats Promise Same Gun Control That Failed to Stop California Massacre

Incoming House Democrats are promising to push the same gun control that failed to stop the Thousand Oaks, California, massacre. The Wall Street Journal reports that every one of the newly elected Democrats has an F-rating from the NRA, and they are ready to flaunt it. Pro-gun control Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) spoke for his […]

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NYT’s Nicholas Kristof Blames NRA for Thousand Oaks Shooting, Ignores California Gun Control Fail

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof blamed the NRA for the Thousand Oaks, California, shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill but ignored the litany of California gun control laws that failed to prevent the attack. The opening two paragraphs of Kristof’s column set the stage: Another needless tragedy in America: This time a gunman opened […]

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Beto O’Rourke: Texas Should Lead National Conversation for Gun Control

During a Thursday night CNN Town Hall, Beto O’Rourke lauded Texas’s gun heritage before quickly adding that Texas should step up and lead the nation in a gun control conversation. O’Rourke is the pro-gun control Democrat trying to unseat pro-Second Amendment Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). He said, “I want to make sure that we, the […]

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Jon Tester Haunted by Anti-Second Amendment Track Record

Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) claims to be pro-Second Amendment but even a cursory glance at his record shows opposition to pro-gun Supreme Court nominees, support for Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s gun control schemes, and a D-rating from the NRA. Moreover, Tester is campaigning on a pro-hunting platform but has not had a Montana hunting license in […]

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Country Star John Rich Says He’s Voting for Marsha Blackburn

Country music star John Rich tweeted support for Republican Marsha Blackburn on Thursday and made clear he was headed to the poll to vote for her. Rich indicated that music legends Lee Greenwood, Larry Gatlin, and TG Sheppard would be voting for her as well, as would author Brad Thor and financial guru Dave Ramsey. […]

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Father of Parkland Victim to Alyssa Milano: Quit Blaming NRA for My Daughter’s Death

Andrew Pollack, father of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victim Meadow Pollack, wants Alyssa Milano to learn her facts and quit blaming the NRA for the February 14, 2018, shooting. Blaming the NRA for the Parkland school shooting was immediately in vogue once news of the horrific incident was reported. Alyssa Milano took numerous […]

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Michael Moore’s Latest Conspiracy Theory: Maybe ‘Trump Wrote’ the Anonymous NYT Op-Ed

Filmmaker Michael Moore is now floating the conspiracy theory that President Trump himself is the author of the recent anonymous New York Times op-ed detailing how a senior staffer was subverting Trump’s agenda. “If you want me to make a wild guess, Trump wrote it or one of his minions wrote it,” Michael Moore said […]

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Celebs Erupt At NRA, Trump After Jacksonville Shooting: ‘Gun-Humping Death Fetishists’

Hollywood celebrities wasted no time in taking to social media on Sunday to politicize the deadly shooting in Jacksonville, Florida, at the Madden 19 tournament, attacking President Donald Trump, Republican lawmakers, and the NRA. Leading the way was Netflix’s Insatiable star Alyssa Milano, who urged her followers to “honor” the victims of the shooting “by […]

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Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Gun Controllers to Vote in November, Defeat the NRA

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) is urging gun-control supporters to flock to the polls in November and defeat the NRA. Murphy is urging gun-controllers to register to vote, and is tweeting (and retweeting) “March for Our Lives” gun control messages. He attended a “March for Our Lives” rally Sunday, where he called on fellow gun-controllers to vote […]

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Judge Sides with NRA, 2nd Amendment Foundation, Disqualifies Washington Gun Control Initiative

A Thurston County Superior Court judge sided with the NRA and Second Amendment Foundation against a gun-control ballot initiative in the state of Washington. On July 3, Breitbart News reported that the initiative, I-1639, was being presented as a simple attempt to raise the legal age for long gun purchases from 18 to 21. Although an […]

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Leah Vukmir Wins Wisconsin Senate GOP Primary

Wisconsin state Sen. Leah Vukmir won the state’s Senate Republican primary in a significant victory for the Republican establishment on Tuesday, according to Decision Desk HQ and the Cook Political Report. Decision Desk reported on Tuesday night that Vukmir beat Marine veteran and businessman Kevin Nicholson in the Wisconsin Senate GOP primary. Vukmir garnered significant […]

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Lawyers, guns, and money: Maria Butina prosecution team adds a new member

Butina with NRA President David Keene How do you handle a spy like Maria? With someone who has broad experience in dealing with the complex laws involving arms deals … and some not-so-coincidental experience dealing with alt-right nationalists. Including members of the Trump team. As the Department of Justice ramps up to prosecute alleged Russian spy Maria Butina, […]

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If this creepy PSA doesn’t make gun owners lock up their weapons at home, nothing will

The effort aims to be a platform that all sides around the gun issue can rally around. “This really came from a desire to fundamentally change the landscape with regards to gun violence prevention,” says Hunter. “A lot of Americans are feeling we’re at a stalemate in this conversation. There are staunch sides — one says […]

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Facebook Wants Your Bank Info, Corporations Push Financial Blacklist Gun Control

Facebook is asking banks to share customer’s financial information in a climate where corporate America is blacklisting gun manufacturers and businesses or groups that support the Second Amendment. On March 23, 2018, Breitbart News reported Citibank’s new corporate gun controls which bar gun store customers from selling “high-capacity” magazines and require those same stores to refuse long […]

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WATCH: ‘March on NRA’ Protesters Call for Ban on ‘Fully Semiautomatic Guns’

Gun control activists who took part in Saturday’s “March on NRA” uttered numerous profundities such as their desire to ban “fully semiautomatic guns” and their belief that it is “ammunition that makes a semiautomatic [an] automatic.” On July 29, Breitbart News reported that Parkland gun control activists and the National Organization for Change were planning […]

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Why is the NRA angry at the sheriff for NOT charging the Stand Your Ground killer in Florida?

This so-called explanation is absurd. The idea that McGlockton should have to run away in order to not be killed makes no sense. Gualtieri argued that “(Drejka) felt after being slammed to the ground that the next thing was that he was going to be further attacked by McGlockton.” However, there’s no evidence in the video […]

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Parkland Gun Controllers ‘March on NRA,’ Demand 3D Gun Regulations

Parkland gun control activists David Hogg and Emily Gonzalez joined with the National Organization for Change to “March on NRA” Saturday. On July 29, 2018, Breitbart News reported that the National Organization for Change had secured permission to march in front of NRA headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia. Upon announcing the march, the National Organization for […]

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