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LAUTENBERG LEGISLATION CLOAKS GUN BAN AGENDA AS ANTI-TERROR TOOL

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – Legislation introduced today by veteran anti-gun New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg is designed to expand his gun prohibition agenda under the cloak of national security, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said. Sen. Lautenberg’s new “Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act of 2009” would place […]

SEATTLE MAYOR WILL TAKE ANTI-GUN AGENDA TO WHITE HOUSE, SAYS CCRKBA

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels, newly-elected president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, will be using his new position to push an anti-gun agenda at a White House meeting planned later this summer, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms warned today. “Greg Nickels knows he will find a […]

CCRKBA SAYS TENNESSEE LAWMAKERS ACTED CORRECTLY ON OVERRIDE

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – Today’s override by the Tennessee Legislature of Gov. Phil Bredesen’s veto of a bill allowing law-abiding citizens to carry firearms into restaurants and bars that serve alcohol will help dispel the myth that armed citizens cannot be trusted in such environments, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms […]

Gottlieb Tartaro Report – Issue 174

Monday, June 1st, 2009

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OBAMA’S ANTI-GUN STRATEGY IS TO STACK COURTS, SAYS CCRKBA

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – Failing to get traction for his anti-gun agenda in Congress, Barack Obama is trying instead to stack the federal courts with liberal anti-gunners, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. “President Obama’s gun prohibitionist agenda has fallen on deaf ears on Capitol Hill,” said CCRKBA Chairman […]

OBAMA’S COURT NOMINATION VALIDATES AMERICA’S RUSH TO BUY FIREARMS

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – President Barack Obama’s nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to replace retiring Justice David Souter on the U.S. Supreme Court validates the concerns of millions of American citizens who have been rushing to gun shops for the past seven months, fearing their Second Amendment rights are in jeopardy, the Citizens Committee for the […]

CCRKBA APPLAUDS HOUSE, SENATE VOTE ON PARKS PERSONAL PROTECTION

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – With passage by the House earlier today of legislation that will allow legally armed citizens to carry loaded firearms in national parks, Congress has taken a responsible step toward increasing park safety for millions of visitors, whether they are armed or not, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear […]

COBURN AMENDMENT A WIN FOR COMMON SENSE, SAYS CCRKBA

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – A key amendment that would allow national park visitors to carry concealed firearms in accordance with state statute is a common sense provision that deserves support, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. Sponsored by Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK), the amendment – added to House and […]

Gottlieb Tartaro Report – Issue 173

Friday, May 1st, 2009

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CCRKBA CALLS MILWAUKEE WI POLICE CHIEF’S REMARKS ‘OUTRAGEOUS’

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today criticized Milwaukee, WI Police Chief Ed Flynn for his open defiance of the State Attorney General’s office in a controversy over open carry of firearms. Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen has stated that it is legal in Wisconsin for citizens […]