Radio

On Utah’s big KNRS: Some of the false claims about Universal Background Checks

30 Jun , 2021  

With Biden saying that his number one priority is passing universal background check legislation, Dr. John Lott talked to Clark Aposhian on Utah’s KNRS radio about some of the false claims being made by Universal Background Check supporters.

(Saturday, June 26, 2021, from 5:35 to 5:50 PM ET)

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Radio

On the Michigan Talk Network: On our latest research on how safe concealed handguns have been on university property

30 Jun , 2021  

There are all sorts of fears about the risks of guns on university property (of course, K-12 too). Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about our new research looks at how incredibly few problems there have been with concealed handguns on university property. For those interested, our past research on the experience with K-12 schools is available here.…

op-ed

At the Wall Street Journal: The School That Wasn’t There: I drove 950 miles to give a commencement address. It was an elaborate hoax by a gun-control organization.

29 Jun , 2021  

Here is the story of the elaborate hoax by a gun control organization that appeared in the Wall Street Journal. If I had done this to gun-control organization, where I refused to release the original video, I suspect that the media would have reacted very differently. Even more information is available here.…

Media Coverage

Trump mentions our work on Montana’s mail-in Ballot problems at Save America Rally in Wellington, Ohio

29 Jun , 2021   Video

President Trump at a rally in Wellington Ohio mentions Montana’s mail-in Ballot problems. A detailed discussion of those problems where there were 6.33 percent more votes than absentee ballot envelopes is available here.

(June 26, 2021)

op-ed

At The Hill: Where’s the defense of California judge?

28 Jun , 2021  

Dr. John Lott has a new piece at The Hill that covers recent attacks against U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez.

U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez’s decision to strike down California’s Assault Weapon Ban has caused some gun controllers to lose their minds. California Gov. Gavin Newsom called the judge a wholly owned subsidiary of the NRA.”

Radio

On The Vicki McKenna Show: Discussing a gun control group’s Hoax and media bias

28 Jun , 2021  

Dr. John Lott joined Vicki on her statewide radio show in Wisconsin to discuss a hoax by “Change the Ref,” a gun control group and “news” media bias.

(Friday, June 25, 2021, from 5:17 to 5:32 PM)

Vicki’s show covers most of Wisconsin (WISN, WIBA, WMEQ)

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Concealed Handgun Permits

The impact of Concealed Handgun Permit fees and training requirements on the type of people who get permits

27 Jun , 2021  

Texas provides unique information on the race of permit holders as well having large changes in both the permit fees and training requirements. On September 1, 2013, Texas reduced the training requirement to obtain a permit from ten hours to four hours and eliminated the training requirement for renewing the permit.…

Television

On Grover Norquist’s Leave Us Alone: President Biden’s ATF Pick Wants A $200 Gun Tax, Concealed Handguns, Anti-fraud Vote Regulations

26 Jun , 2021   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Grover Norquist on his podcast “Leave Us Alone” about the Biden’s ATF pick wants a $200 gun tax, the Supreme Court moves on concealed handguns, and the Crime Prevention Research Center’s research on anti-fraud vote regulations in Europe and the rest of the world.

(Wednesday, June 18, 2021)

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Featured

UPDATED: Gun Control Organization “Change the Ref” deceptively edits video of Commencement speech for Fake School, refuses to release video, Other Gun Control Groups applaud

26 Jun , 2021   Video

Originally posted at 11:04 AM on Thursday, June 24th, 2021.

“As a father whose daughter was murdered in Parkland, I’m all too used to how liberals engage in fraud and narrative-driving stunts to advance their gun control agenda. Lott has done excellent empirical work on public safety. They can’t attack him on the evidence, so they pull off a sad spectacle like this.”

Radio

On Armed American Radio: Discussing the experience of concealed handguns on university property and Anti-fraud voting regulations in other countries

25 Jun , 2021  

Dr. John Lott talked to Mark Walters on his national radio show about our new research on the experience with concealed handguns on university property and the anti-fraud voting regulations in other countries.

(Sunday, June 20, 2021, from 8:10 to 8:30 PM)

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