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May 28, 2015, 16:39 ET

CCRKBA Blasts Suggestion That More Gun Control Needed In Baltimore

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...

May 18, 2015, 12:35 ET

CCRKBA Launches New Effort To 'Cultivate' Grassroots

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...

May 14, 2015, 12:52 ET

CCRKBA Lauds PolitiFact For Rebutting Bloomberg's Everytown

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today applauded the fact checkers at PolitiFact, published in the Atlanta Journal...

Apr 17, 2015, 15:12 ET

CCRKBA Chairman Notes Gun Owners Are Voters, Too

When Second Amendment activists in Oregon launched recall efforts against three state lawmakers who pushed gun control measures in Salem this year,...

Mar 31, 2015, 17:09 ET

Arrest Of School Shooter's Dad Shows Fatal Flaw Of Gun Control Measure, Says CCRKBA

Today's arrest of Raymond Lee Fryberg, father of Marysville Pilchuck gunman Jaylen Fryberg, on charges of illegally purchasing the pistol used in...

Mar 20, 2015, 14:19 ET

Jones' Departure Chance For ATF To 'Clean Up Its Act,' Says CCRKBA

Today's announced resignation of B. Todd Jones as director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will give the agency an...

Mar 16, 2015, 15:36 ET

CCRKBA ALERT: West Virginia Members Encouraged To Contact Gov. Tomblin About SB 347

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is encouraging West Virginia members and supporters to contact the office of Governor...

Mar 13, 2015, 14:38 ET

CCRKBA Blasts Anti-Gun Dems For 'Pouring Gas' On Grassroots

 Anti-gun Capitol Hill Democrats just couldn't resist further provoking the nation's law-abiding gun owners with yesterday's renewed push to...

Mar 11, 2015, 16:10 ET

CCRKBA Calls On ATF Director B. Todd Jones To Step Down, Or Be Dismissed

In the wake of what can only be called a colossal blunder by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in its effort to ban popular...

Mar 03, 2015, 14:25 ET

CCRKBA Letter To BATF Chief Blasts Proposed Ammo Ban

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms has sent a blistering letter to B. Todd Jones, director of the Bureau of Alcohol,...

Mar 02, 2015, 18:30 ET

Federal Judge Denies Stay Request In Gun Transfer Case

 A federal court in Texas has denied a government motion for a 60-day stay in a case involving interstate handgun transfers in which the judge...

Feb 20, 2015, 15:52 ET

CCRKBA Supports Cornyn's National Measure On CCW Reciprocity

 The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is encouraging its members to contact their U.S. senators and congressional...

Feb 18, 2015, 22:56 ET

CCRKBA To New Jersey: 'You're Part Of The United States, Not A Police State!'

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today is reminding New Jersey that it is "still part of the United States, not a...

Feb 11, 2015, 15:09 ET

CCRKBA Wins SAF-Funded Case On Interstate Handgun Transfer Ban

 The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today won a major federal court ruling in a case involving interstate handgun...

Jan 30, 2015, 15:11 ET

Bloomberg's Everytown Eats Crow; Apology Not Enough, Says CCRKBA

 Breaking news that Michael Bloomberg's Everytown for Gun Safety lobbying group has had to retract claims it made about some gun dealers in...

Jan 26, 2015, 17:44 ET

CCRKBA Throws Its Support Behind Bill To Repeal I-594

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today is announcing its support for House Bill 1245, introduced by State Rep. Matt Shea...

Jan 08, 2015, 12:12 ET

CCRKBA'S Gottlieb Among Speakers At 'Rally For Your Rights' In Olympia Jan. 15

 Alan Gottlieb, chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, will join about a dozen other Second Amendment speakers...

Dec 29, 2014, 13:11 ET

CCRKBA Lists 'Top Ten Anti-Gunners' For 2014

 The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today named the Top Ten Anti-Gunners for 2014, with billionaire Michael Bloomberg...

Dec 22, 2014, 16:35 ET

CCRKBA Blasts 'Public Service' Message That Suggests Gun Law Violations

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today labeled a so-called 'public service announcement' that literally encourages teens...

Dec 11, 2014, 12:59 ET

CCRKBA: Prosecutor Cuts Deal with Killer After Penalizing Law-Abiding Gun Owners

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is both astonished and disappointed that King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg's office...