gun control

Predictions that Democrats will gut Filibuster so that they can pass gun control regulations

25 Mar , 2021   Video

Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer predicts Democrats will bypass bipartisanship to push through gun control legislation after deadly shootings in Atlanta, Georgia and Boulder, Colorado.

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UPDATED: Cracks start appearing in Senator Joe Manchin’s promise to keep his filibuster pledge

12 Mar , 2021  

With House Democrats passing two major gun control bills, the push for gun control moves to the Senate. With all the Senate Democrats and some Republicans supporting more gun control, whether gun control passes Congress depends on if the Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) keeps his promise to maintain the filibuster.

But Manchin is wobbling on that promise.…

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How Democrats in Washington plan to get gun control passed, Gun Control Groups have major meeting with the Biden Administration

12 Feb , 2021   Video

Now that Democrats control both Congress and the presidency they have been explaining how they are going be able to get gun control legislation passed. With Michael Bloomberg having spent over $600 million pushing for Biden to become president (over $125 million just in Florida) and spending large amounts on getting Democrats elected to other offices, gun control is obviously going to be near the top of Democrats agenda.…

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On One America News: Biden’s Gun Control Plan during his first 100-days and is Democrats’ Impeachment of Trump Constitutional?

30 Jan , 2021   Video

Dr. John Lott is interviewed by One America News’ Graham Ledger (interview starts at about the 21:18 mark). They start talking about the gun control issue at the 27:15 mark.

From One America News:

The Democrat party is so afraid of Donald Trump that its leadership in Congress is weaponizing the constitution a second time in order to politically cripple the 45th President of the United States.

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At Real Clear Politics: The Flawed Thinking Behind Biden’s Gun Control Bill

29 Jan , 2021  

Dr. John Lott discusses Joe Biden’s top legislative priority for gun control during his first 100 days. Besides Real Clear Politics, the piece was published in Epoch Times and The Sun Times (Fairfield, Connecticut).

“The coming years will decide the survival of our Second Amendment,” President Trump warned before the election.

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At Townhall: Get Ready for the Biden Gun Grab

10 Jan , 2021  

Andrew Pollack has a new piece at Townhall.

Democrats now have single-party control of the federal government. President Joe Biden styled himself as the most moderate candidate his party had to offer. And still, during the campaign he promised to put Beto O’Rourke – the man who blurted out “Hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15s” in charge of his administration’s gun policies. 

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As shootings and crime climb dramatically, Gun permit requests by New Yorkers soared by 216%, but the rate that permits were approved fell by 81%

25 Dec , 2020  

With shootings up 96% this year, and murders up by 39%, it is understandable that people are concerned about their safety and have been applying for permits to own guns. New Yorkers seem people getting pushed in front of subway trains and getting robbed. They see the violent riots in the city.…

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Biden’s and the Democratic National Platform’s Proposals on Gun Control

2 Oct , 2020  

Joe Biden’s campaign website contains a long list of promised gun control regulations, including:

— Hold gun manufacturers accountable, make it so gun makers and sellers will be sued every time their guns are used improperly. These aren’t product liability lawsuits or cases where the companies broke the law in selling the gun, but simply any time someone is harmed by the product.

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Kamala Harris on her ability as president to use an Executive Order to ban guns

13 Aug , 2020   Video

Kamala Harris explains that she believes that the president has the power to ban guns using Executive Orders. She also blames President Trump for creating the atmosphere that has lead to mass public shootings.

MUIR: President Obama, after Sandy Hook, more than 23 executive actions, and yet here we all are today.

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At the Baltimore Sun: Guns protect people from criminals when the police can’t

12 Aug , 2020  

Dr. John Lott and University of Maryland Professor James Purtilo have an op-ed on crime and gun control regulations in Maryland. The piece has some interesting numbers on what has happened in Maryland after they passed their gun control regulations in 2013.

For years, gun-control advocates told us that it is the job of police to protect them.

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