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Jul 21, 2017, 14:33 ET Armed Citizen Numbers Expand Nationwide, Says CCRKBA

A new report on concealed carry in the United States, with an updated estimate of more than 16.3 million legally licensed armed citizens, shows...


Jun 22, 2017, 13:55 ET Third Fast & Furious Report Shows Pattern Of Obstruction, Says CCRKBA

The third report on the House Oversight Committee's investigation of the Operation Fast and Furious scandal strongly suggests that the Department...


Jun 16, 2017, 18:22 ET Armed Citizens Catch Dangerous Escapees And Anti-Gunners Are Mum

When two armed citizens held a pair of dangerous prison escapees at gunpoint for police in Tennessee Thursday, they stopped a crime...


May 25, 2017, 11:09 ET CCRKBA To Seattle: 'Gun Violence Tax Is A Monumental Failure!'

Almost two years after the City of Seattle adopted a hastily-crafted "gun violence tax" ostensibly aimed at reducing so-called "gun violence," city...


Apr 19, 2017, 11:06 ET Crime Data Show U.K. Gun, Knife Crime Spike; 'Control' Failed, Says CCRKBA

A new report from Scotland Yard reveals that a "significant spike in knife and gun offenses" has occurred in the United Kingdom, throwing cold...


Feb 15, 2017, 15:42 ET CCRKBA Lauds Senate Vote To Protect 2A Rights Of Soc.-Sec. Recipients

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today congratulated the U.S. Senate for its 57-43 vote to block an Obama administration...


Feb 14, 2017, 16:12 ET CCRKBA To WA Gun Owners: House Committee To Vote On Gun Control Bills Thursday

The Washington State House Judiciary Committee is meeting Thursday in Olympia for an executive session during which they will vote on two gun...


Feb 10, 2017, 12:16 ET CCRKBA: Connecticut Gov. Malloy Wants To Reduce Deficit On Backs Of Gun Owners

Anti-gun Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy is trying to solve his state's $3.6 billion budget deficit by forcing the state's gun owners to empty their...


Jan 26, 2017, 12:42 ET CCRKBA Slams Seattle Mayor for Hypocrisy in 'Sanctuary' Snit

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is condemning Seattle Mayor Ed Murray for "monumental hypocrisy" after he declared that...


Jan 09, 2017, 15:09 ET CCRKBA Urges Members: 'Call Your Senators To Confirm Sessions As A.G.'

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is today encouraging its members and supporters to contact their U.S. Senators and urge...


Dec 15, 2016, 18:29 ET CCRKBA: Federal Jury Does Right What Anti-Gunners Do Wrong

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said a federal jury in South Carolina did right what anti-gunners have been doing...


Oct 31, 2016, 15:14 ET Chicago's Continued Bloodbath Is Proof Of Gun Control Failure, Says CCRKBA

Following what the Chicago Tribune is calling the deadliest weekend so far this year, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms...


Oct 27, 2016, 14:00 ET Gun Control Coalition's Endorsement of Clinton is 'Red Flare Warning,' Says CCRKBA

This week's endorsement of Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton by 17 gun prohibition lobbying groups amounts to a red flare warning to gun owners that...


Sep 25, 2016, 13:08 ET 'Anti-Gunners Already Exploit Mall Tragedy,' Says CCRKBA

 The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today expressed relief that a suspect in the horrible incident at the Cascade Mall...


Sep 20, 2016, 17:53 ET CCRKBA Rips Media For Telling Only Part Of Story About Mall Hero

 The "mainstream press" is once again trying to spin away from positive coverage about armed citizens and the fallacy of so-called "gun-free...


Aug 29, 2016, 16:02 ET 'The Problem Isn't Gun Rights, It's Chicago,' Says CCRKBA

The weekend arrest of two brothers now charged in the slaying of Nykea Aldridge is further evidence that gun rights aren't the problem in Chicago,...


Aug 05, 2016, 18:55 ET 'Obama Soft On Criminals, Hard On Gun Owners,' Says CCRKBA

When Barack Obama commuted the sentences of 214 convicted criminals Wednesday, there were some 50 people on that list whose offenses included...


Jul 27, 2016, 14:17 ET CCRKBA Rips Gun Ban Proposed by Northwest Gun Prohibition Groups

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today blasted two prominent Pacific Northwest gun prohibition lobbying groups for...


Jul 25, 2016, 17:16 ET 'Maybe Only Clinton Delegates Shouldn't Have Guns,' Says CCRKBA

A Pennsylvania woman who would have been a delegate for Hillary Rodham Clinton at this week's Democratic National Convention will instead be in...


Jul 14, 2016, 14:55 ET CCRKBA: NACOP Survey Results Show Top Cops Support Second Amendment

The results of an annual survey of top law enforcement officials by the National Association of Chiefs of Police (NACOP) shows most of the nation's...


Jul 01, 2016, 14:54 ET CCRKBA: Traffic Deaths Up Sharply But Dems Not Pushing Car Bans

Traffic fatalities rose 7.7 percent last year and more than 35,000 people were killed, so why aren't Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and...


Jun 28, 2016, 16:48 ET CCRKBA: 'Seattle Mayor, Council Waste Money On Anti-Gun Symbolism'

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today condemned Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and the City Council for deciding to destroy...


Jun 22, 2016, 16:15 ET 'Dems No Longer Represent Ideals Of A Free Society,' Says CCRKBA About Sit-In

While Capitol Hill Democrats staged a symbolic "sit-in" today in the House chambers to demand action on new gun restrictions, the Citizens...


Jun 15, 2016, 13:39 ET CCRKBA Opposed To Current Proposal About Guns And The No-Fly List

 Pending legislation that would prohibit people whose names are placed on a "no-fly" list from purchasing firearms would result in a "civil...


Jun 09, 2016, 10:13 ET Poll Shows Gun Owners Will Vote For Trump, Not Clinton

 Gun owners responding to an online presidential preference poll conducted by the KeepAndBearArms.com website show an overwhelming preference...