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CCRKBA APPLAUDS WASHINGTON POST EXPOSURE OF ANTI-GUN FALSEHOOD

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is applauding Monday’s exposure by the Washington Post of questionable data about school shootings used by the gun prohibition lobby to stoke public emotion against Second Amendment rights. The newspaper’s fact checker confirmed what was first suggested last year following an […]

CCRKBA SAYS SCOTUS RULING SHOULD OPEN DOOR TO NATIONAL CCW RECOGNITION

Friday, June 26th, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – Following today’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that requires all states to recognize same-sex marriages, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said that the same principle should apply to nationwide state recognition of concealed carry licenses and permits from all other states. “To paraphrase what Associate […]

CCRKBA SUPPORTS BILL TO REVISE GCA ’68, REPLACE ‘SPORTING PURPOSE’ LANGUAGE

Friday, June 12th, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today announced its support of H.R. 2710, the “Lawful Purpose and Self-Defense Act of 2015,” which would replace the “sporting purposes” standard on importation of certain firearms and ammunition, and update how they are defined. “There is no ‘sporting purpose’ stipulation […]

NEW ‘SMART GUN’ PROPOSAL SAME OLD STUPIDITY, SAYS CCRKBA

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – New legislation mandating so-called “authorized user” technology on handguns is nothing more than a re-packaged “smart gun” scheme, and it’s a stupid idea that should be dead-on-arrival on Capitol Hill, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. The “Handgun Trigger Safety Act of 2015” was announced […]

BLOOMBERG-BACKED GROUP PUSHING GUN CONTROL WITH FAMILIAR COLOR

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – Today’s nationwide effort by the Michael Bloomberg-supported Everytown for Gun Safety to promote the wearing of orange garments in an effort to push the gun control agenda at least uses a color so many of Bloomberg’s former colleagues are already wearing, in prison, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and […]

CCRKBA BLASTS SUGGESTION THAT MORE GUN CONTROL NEEDED IN BALTIMORE

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said a White House suggestion that more gun control is one solution to the kind of violence that rocked Baltimore over the holiday weekend in that city’s continuing unrest is “simply ludicrous.” White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest was quoted […]

CCRKBA LAUNCHES NEW EFFORT TO ‘CULTIVATE’ GRASSROOTS

Monday, May 18th, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms has launched a new national campaign aimed at countering the multi-million dollar gun control lobbying effort of billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s “Everytown for Gun Safety.” “While Bloomberg is spending millions of dollars to create Astroturf,” said CCRKBA Chairman Alan M. Gottlieb, “our […]

CCRKBA LAUDS POLITIFACT FOR REBUTTING BLOOMBERG’S EVERYTOWN

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today applauded the fact checkers at PolitiFact, published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, for calling out Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety over claims that so-called “lax” Georgia gun laws were somehow responsible for the slayings of New York police officers. […]

NEVADA MEMBERS SHOULD CONTACT ASSEMBLY ABOUT TWO SENATE BILLS

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – Nevada gun owners are urged to contact members of the Assembly Judiciary Committee about SB175, which is strongly supported by the Nevada Firearms Coalition, because it would eliminate various local laws that conflict with the statewide preemption law enacted in 1989. Many of those laws were allowed to remain in effect after […]

CCRKBA CHAIRMAN NOTES GUN OWNERS ARE VOTERS, TOO

Friday, April 17th, 2015

BELLEVUE, WA – When Second Amendment activists in Oregon launched recall efforts against three state lawmakers who pushed gun control measures in Salem this year, the chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms noted that politicians need to be occasionally reminded that gun owners are voters, too. CCRKBA Chairman […]