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Dec 03, 2015, 06:55 ET After One Year, No Arrests, No Prosecutions, No Convictions From I-594, Says CCRKBA

Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the effective date of Initiative 594 in Washington State, but the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep...


Dec 02, 2015, 12:48 ET CCRKBA Rips Hickenlooper For Linking CCW To Colorado Springs Shooting

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper should apologize to the honest gun owners in...


Nov 23, 2015, 11:12 ET CCRKBA Challenges D.C. Chief Lanier To Lead Way On District CCW Reform

Following statements made by District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier on CBS "60 Minutes" that private citizens should "take down" mass...


Oct 28, 2015, 01:07 ET CCRKBA: Obama Prosecutes Fewer Gun Cases While Penalizing Honest Citizens

While Barack Obama has been pushing harder for more gun laws to disarm honest citizens, his Justice Department has been prosecuting fewer gun crimes...


Oct 27, 2015, 02:46 ET Obama Should Try Gun Control Message On Sheriffs, Street Cops, Says CCRKBA

President Barack Obama may have a receptive audience with the traditionally anti-gun-rights International Association of Chiefs of Police in Chicago, ...


Oct 22, 2015, 03:21 ET Italian Mayor Has Right Response To Prison Releases, Sanctuary Laws, Says CCRKBA

Noting public frustration over the Senate Democrats' blocking of legislation to crack down on sanctuary cities and their renewed push for new gun...


Oct 19, 2015, 03:02 ET CCRKBA Says Inslee's Flip-Flop on Taxes, Guns Makes I-1366 Passage Essential

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA) announced today that it is urging gun rights supporters in Washington State to...


Oct 08, 2015, 01:25 ET CCRKBA: 'Everytown Wants Schools Defenseless,' Doubts Map

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today accused Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun lobbying group, Everytown for Gun Safety, of...


Oct 05, 2015, 01:31 ET CCRKBA Chief Rips President For Politicizing UCC Tragedy

The head of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today ripped into President Barack Obama for acknowledging that he wants to...


Sep 28, 2015, 11:00 ET Gun Rights Group Thanks Hillary Clinton For Energizing Gun Owners

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today publicly thanked Hillary Rodham Clinton for energizing the nation's firearms owners...


Sep 15, 2015, 02:10 ET 'O'Malley's Gun Control Agenda Treats 2A Like Privilege,' Says CCRKBA

Monday's release by Democrat presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley of his gun control agenda reads like a gun prohibitionist's wish list, and if...


Sep 09, 2015, 02:42 ET CCRKBA Blasts Sen. Kaine's New Gun Control Measure

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today blasted a new gun control measure sponsored by Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) as "beyond...


Jul 29, 2015, 05:23 ET CCRKBA Lauds Texas' 'Pistol Packin' Pastor' Who Stopped Burglar

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today noted that a church shooting this week in Texas will be difficult for anti-gunners...


Jul 28, 2015, 05:22 ET Gun Rights Groups Offer Reward In Slaying Of Seattle Activist Donnie Chin

Four Second Amendment organizations, including the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, announced today they are offering a $4,000 ...


Jul 27, 2015, 02:01 ET Cincinnati Incident Shows Law-Abiding Citizens Can Fight Back, Says CCRKBA

A bizarre incident in Cincinnati, Ohio last night proves that good guys with guns can act not only in self-defense, but the defense of others and the ...


Jul 09, 2015, 03:12 ET CCRKBA Chief Rebuts Columnist Over Selective Angst About Initiative Funding

When Alan Gottlieb, chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, recently alerted Evergreen State gun owners about a tax...


Jul 08, 2015, 05:25 ET Data Shows Obama Still Best Gun Salesman In The U.S., Says CCRKBA

Last month set a new record for the number of background checks ever conducted during the month of June in the 17-year history of the National...


Jul 01, 2015, 02:19 ET CCRKBA Applauds Washington Post Exposure Of Anti-Gun Falsehood

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms is applauding Monday's exposure by the Washington Post of questionable data about school...


Jun 26, 2015, 03:30 ET CCRKBA Says SCOTUS Ruling Should Open Door To National CCW Recognition

Following today's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that requires all states to recognize same-sex marriages, the Citizens Committee for the Right to...


Jun 25, 2015, 03:26 ET CCRKBA Endorses Two-Thirds for Taxes Initiative 1366 in WA.

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA) announced today its strong endorsement for this year's 2/3-For-Taxes...


Jun 12, 2015, 12:34 ET CCRKBA Supports Bill To Revise GCA '68, Replace 'Sporting Purpose' Language

The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today announced its support of H.R. 2710, the "Lawful Purpose and Self-Defense Act of...


Jun 03, 2015, 02:15 ET New 'Smart Gun' Proposal Same Old Stupidity, Says CCRKBA

New legislation mandating so-called "authorized user" technology on handguns is nothing more than a re-packaged "smart gun" scheme, and it's a stupid ...


Jun 02, 2015, 06:49 ET Bloomberg-Backed Group Pushing Gun Control With Familiar Color

Today's nationwide effort by the Michael Bloomberg-supported Everytown for Gun Safety to promote the wearing of orange garments in an effort to push...


May 28, 2015, 04:39 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...