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Feb 05, 2016, 17:41 ET

SAF Founder Testifies In Support Of SHB 2793, Predicts 'Tenfold' Benefits

Predicting that the benefits from saving lives by suicide prevention will amount to a "tenfold" return on the investment, Second Amendment...

Jan 14, 2016, 15:36 ET
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Second Harvest Heartland Teams with Bremer Bank to Encourage Youth Volunteerism with "Bring Your Child to Serve Day"

 For the fourth year in a row, Second Harvest Heartland is teaming with Bremer Bank to offer parents and their children an opportunity to...

Jan 08, 2016, 14:26 ET

SAF Files Federal Lawsuit Against Oklahoma DHS Over Firearms Prohibition

 The Second Amendment Foundation has filed a federal lawsuit against the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (OKDHS) on behalf of two state...

Jan 07, 2016, 13:50 ET

SAF Launches Media Campaign Against Obama Executive Action On Gun Rights

The Second Amendment Foundation today launched a national media campaign to fight President Barack Obama's executive action on gun...

Jan 04, 2016, 16:16 ET

Attorneys File Notice Of Appeal In Challenge To Seattle Gun Tax

Attorneys for the Second Amendment Foundation, National Rifle Association and National Shooting Sports Foundation today filed notice of appeal in...

Dec 22, 2015, 19:02 ET

SAF Vows Appeal In Case Against Seattle Gun Tax

 The Second Amendment Foundation promised an immediate appeal in its challenge to the City of Seattle's special tax on firearms and ammunition...

Dec 22, 2015, 08:35 ET

Emotional Intelligence Key to Positive Change in Saudi Arabia and Sudan

Doroob becomes the first "Preferred Partner" for bringing emotional intelligence to education in Saudi Arabia and Sudan, offering robust tools and...

Dec 14, 2015, 14:26 ET

NYT/CBS Poll Shows Majority Rejects Gun Prohibition Agenda, Says SAF

 Last week's New York Times/CBS News poll that found more people reject the notion of banning so-called "assault weapons" shows that a majority...

Dec 08, 2015, 10:52 ET

New Rasmussen Poll Shows Majority Okay With Armed Citizens: SAF

A new Rasmussen poll released Monday shows that a majority of Americans are unconcerned about being in the company of armed private citizens, which...

Nov 06, 2015, 10:46 ET

Six Seconds Sponsors Free Workshops Worldwide for UN Tolerance Day

Talents for Tolerance is a series of over 625 workshops promoted by Six Seconds around the world in honor of the UN Day of Tolerance (November 16)...

Oct 26, 2015, 08:40 ET

Six Seconds Partners with Facebook and the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence to Launch InspirED, an Online Resource Center for Educators and Teens

 Six Seconds is partnering with Facebook and the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence to launch a major initiative to help create more...

Oct 23, 2015, 18:21 ET

Plaintiffs Move For Summary Judgment In Challenge To Seattle Gun Tax

Plaintiffs challenging a so-called "gun violence tax" recently passed by the Seattle City Council have today filed a motion for summary judgment in...

Oct 21, 2015, 10:30 ET

Second Harvest Heartland Encourages Minnesotans to Provide Hope this Holiday Season

If you are like most families in the heartland, you'll sit down in the coming months and enjoy a holiday feast surrounded by loved ones. But the...

Oct 09, 2015, 15:21 ET

SAF Launches National TV Campaign Challenging 'Obama Lies' About Guns

The Second Amendment Foundation today is launching a national television campaign challenging lies told by President Barack Obama about guns and...

Oct 02, 2015, 14:14 ET

SAF: 'It's Not The Supreme Court That's Wrong On The 2A, It's Hillary Clinton'

The Second Amendment Foundation today fired back at Democrat Hillary Clinton, who claimed that the Supreme Court is wrong on the Second Amendment,...

Sep 30, 2015, 12:55 ET

Second Harvest Heartland Receives $22,500 from the Caterpillar Foundation to Help Feed People within Minnesota and Wisconsin

 Second Harvest Heartland announces a $22,500 grant from the Caterpillar Foundation to provide food to individuals and families who face hunger...

Sep 21, 2015, 10:30 ET

For Fifth Year, Minnesota Vikings, Second Harvest Heartland and UnitedHealthcare Team up to Tackle Senior Hunger

For the fifth consecutive year, the Minnesota Vikings, Second Harvest Heartland and UnitedHealthcare are teaming up to help tackle senior hunger in...

Sep 11, 2015, 14:25 ET

SAF To Pete Holmes: 'Tax Pot Sales Like You Want To Tax Firearms'

Responding to statements made by Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes Thursday to KING 5 News that the so-called "gun violence tax" is "not too...

Sep 01, 2015, 09:30 ET

Minnesotans Urged to Take Action Against Hunger in September

 Second Harvest Heartland, one of the nation's largest, most efficient and most innovative food banks, is encouraging Minnesotans to join in...

Aug 24, 2015, 14:10 ET

Gun Rights Groups Sue Seattle Over Ill-Conceived Tax Scheme

 The nation's three leading firearms organizations joined forces today to sue the City of Seattle over adoption of a retail sales tax on guns...