BREAKING: BATFE To Ban Common AR-15 Ammo
In a move clearly intended by the Obama Administration to suppress the acquisition, ownership and use of AR-15s and other .223 caliber general purpose rifles, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives unexpectedly announced today that it intends to ban commonplace M855 ball ammunition as “armor piercing ammunition.”... Read more
Feral hog control possible with advanced trapping system
Check out this video demonstration of the BoarBuster Smart Trap: For decades, farmers, ranchers and land managers across the U.S. have fought a losing war against feral hogs. This invasive animal acts similarly to a harmful virus in the human body. They enter an ecosystem, multiply rapidly, destroy valuable... Read more
Texas Game Warden Day Observed
AUSTIN – Numerous Texas game wardens came to the state Capitol Thursday to mark Texas Game Warden Day and 120 years of service to the state. The day was designated by legislative passage of House Resolution 471 by Rep. Kyle Kacal of Austin. The measure notes that Texas Parks... Read more
Mississippi Angler Catches Potential World Record Lionfish
Jason Jones of Biloxi, Mississippi was expecting wahoo or tuna from his fishing trip last Saturday, but what he caught instead was something much more exotic—and a possible world record. According to the Sun Herald, Jones was fishing south of Dauphin Island when he reeled in a 1-pound, 11.2-ounce lionfish.... Read more
Federal Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Introduced in Senate, Gun Rights Organizations Offer Support
Texas Senator John Cornyn is introducing a bill in the US Senate that would allow for national concealed carry reciprocity. Cornyn’s bill takes a fairly ‘soft shoe’ approach on the issue of reciprocity. It does not establish any federal guidelines or a permitting system. It does not change the... Read more
Canada Unveils Next-generation “Smart Gun” (VIDEO)
Earlier this week, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) revealed a prototype assault rifle designed for the Canadian Armed Forces. According to a press release from the DRDC, the new firearm boasts “more firepower, improved accuracy, and smart-integrated accessories” that will allow the gun to automatically detect and assist in engaging... Read more
TX Senate State Affairs Committee approves new gun bills; Measures heading to Senate floor
TYLER. TEXAS (KETK) — Thursday, the Senate State Affairs Committee approved two bills that would loosen restrictions on carrying handguns in Texas. The first of these, SB 11 by Senator Brian Birdwell of Granbury, would permit concealed handgun license (CHL) holders to carry concealed weapons on the campuses of public... Read more
BREAKING: Federal Judge Rules Ban on Interstate Handgun Sales UNCONSTITUTIONAL
Wasn’t expecting this news to come out today, but this is actually a big ruling folks. A federal court has just ruled that the ban on interstate sales of handguns is unconstitutional. Yep, you read that right. Here is some more information from the CCRBKA’s press release on the... Read more