Archives for January 2013

Senate Judiciary Committee Gun Control Hearing Video

Thanks to CSPAN, you can watch the entire Senate Judiciary Committee gun control hearing from yesterday.

More Lunacy in Our Schools

RKBA Blog previously posted about the five year old who was suspended for making a “terrorist threat” with a Hello Kitty bubble gun.  After I posted that story, several readers thought I made it up since nothing that ridiculous could really happen. . . right?  Wrong!  Here are two more that you won’t believe. Philadelphia, […]

Durbin and LaPierre Face Off Over Background Checks

During today’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on gun control, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre clashed on the issue of universal background checks. During Mr. LaPierre’s opening statement, he noted, And out of more than 76,000 firearms purchases denied by the federal instant check system, only 62 were […]

Today’s Gun Control Hearing in Senate Judiciary Committee

Today was the “gun control” hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  CNN hosts mentioned several times that they were going to cover the hearings in their entirety. The hearing predictably started out with a brief, emotional opening statement by former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.  Also scheduled to speak were: retired NASA astronaut, Mark Kelly (Giffords’ […]

Summary of Feinstein’s Assault Weapons Ban of 2013

The actual text of the bill not available yet, but here is a summary of Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s latest “assault weapons” bill which was posted on her website. What the bill does: The legislation bans the sale, transfer, manufacturing and importation of: All semiautomatic rifles that can accept a detachable magazine and have at least […]

Sen. Dianne Feinstein Releases Newest Gun Control Bill

It started today.  Senator Dianne Feinstein released her newest gun control bill today.  Early reports are that it is even more broad sweeping than anyone imagined. You’re not familiar with Dianne Feinstein?  She authored the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban [a/k/a the Clinton Gun Ban or Clinton “Assault Weapons” Ban] that Congress declined to renew 10 […]

Who do You Trust?

Anyone else notice that the media and politicians never mention anything about those other political leaders that favored gun control confiscation?

23 Gun Control “Executive Orders” Were NOT Signed by President Obama

Shame on me for relying on the mainstream media to accurately report on the twenty three gun control Executive Orders. Following the President’s January 16th press conference, the media widely reported that he signed twenty three Executive Orders relating to gun control. Many journalists and bloggers, including RKBA Blog, have been trying to locate the […]

School District Stops 5 Year Old Terrorist

Much like Al Queda, we have the “Hello Kitty” terrorist network on the run. Rest easy residents of Mount Carmel; the threat has been dealt with. Administrators at Mount Carmel Area Elementary School, PA, suspended a five year old kindergarten student for  ten days after she made a “terrorist threat” towards a classmate.   She allegedly […]

No Gun Control Executive Orders Yet

The “gun control” Executive Orders from last week are still not posted on the White House website.   The White House announced the executive actions one week ago today, and the Executive Orders were supposedly signed six days ago. Call me crazy, but I would prefer to read the actual text of the Executive Orders instead […]