8 Mar , 2019

At Fox News: Dems want $50 million for biased research to attack gun ownership

Dr. John Lott appeared yesterday before the House Appropriations Committee to testify about the need for the CDC to fund research on gun ownership. He has a new piece at Fox News that starts this way:

Democrats in the U.S. House are likely to approve spending $50 million in taxpayer funds for public health research on gun violence.


7 Mar , 2019

CPRC testimony before House Appropriations Committee: Should $50 million be given to the CDC for research on firearms?

Dr. John Lott, President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, testified before the House Appropriations Committee on whether the CDC should get more $50 million to fund public health research on firearms. The video above has excerpts of that testimony. The video of the entire 2 hour and eight-minute hearing is available here.…

6 Mar , 2019

On the Yuripzy Morgan Show (WBAL 1090AM Baltimore Talk Radio): How gun-control laws harm law-abiding Americans

Dr. John Lott speaks with Yuripzy Morgan at CPAC 2019 on how gun-control laws harm law-abiding Americans, in particular poor minorities living in high crime urban areas.

(Friday, March 1, 2019 2:45pm-2:55pm)


6 Mar , 2019

CPRC to testify to House Appropriations Committee tomorrow on whether the CDC should get roughly $50 million for firearms research, New York Times Reporter makes explicit his political biases on gun control

Dr. John Lott will be testifying before the House Appropriations Committee tomorrow at 10:30 AM, Thursday, March 7, 2019. The hearing is on whether the Centers for Disease Control should get around $50 million to conduct research on firearms.
What the Dickey Amendment says is: “None of the funds made available for injury prevention and control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may be used to advocate or promote gun control.”

— Centers for Disease Control official Dr.

5 Mar , 2019

On The Hill TV: Some of the problems with the latest measures on gun control

Dr. John Lott explains how gun-control laws such as universal background checks, can prevent the most vulnerable people from being able to protect themselves. Those most impacted are poor, law-abiding Americans living in high crime urban areas. Also discussed is the real possibility that a future democrat president could declare a national emergency to confiscate all guns.…


4 Mar , 2019

CPRC on the Glenn Beck Show at CPAC 2019

Dr. John Lott spoke with Glenn Beck at CPAC 2019 about the dangers of various gun-control laws and how these laws actually prevent those most at risk of being victims of violent crime, from being able to protect themselves.

(Friday, March 1, 2019 9:50am-9:57am EST)

The Glenn Beck Show is heard weekly by 10.5 million people.…


3 Mar , 2019

On Sandy Rios’ National Radio Show to discuss the future of gun control in the Congress

Dr. John Lott talked to Sandy Rios on her national radio show on American Family Radio about the future of gun control in Congress, how the state of New York is forcing financial institutions not to do business with the NRA, and the discriminatory impact of background checks.

(Friday, March 1, 2019, 8:35 8:45 AM)


2 Mar , 2019

On the national Jim Bohannon Show to discuss the House passing new gun control legislation

Dr. John Lott talked to Jim Bohannon on his national radio show about the background check bills passed by the US House. Lott than took questions from the audience for over an hour about the gun control debate.

(Thursday to Friday, February 28 and March 1, 2019, 11:05 PM to 12:45 AM)

Part 1

Part 2

The Jim Bohannon Show is heard weekly by 6 million people.…


1 Mar , 2019

On Dana Loesch’s Relentless:Disarmament Socialists Use Aurora Shooting to Call for More Background Checks

Dr. John Lott discusses Universal Background Check proposals with Dana Loesch and explains why these gun-control measures will not work.