Category: Guns and Politics

VGOF endorses Ken Cuccinelli for Virginia Governor

VGOF recognizes the dire importance of this year’s governor’s race in Virginia. Millions of dollars have been spent on ad campaigns for Terry McAuliffe (Terry McAwful!) by outside hate groups in an effort to defeat Ken Cuccinelli for the Virginia Governorship.  McAuliffe has the backing of long-time gun-haters including Michael Bloomberg, Bill Clinton, and others.  …

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Virginia Republicans requesting Concealed Handgun Permit holders’ private data

The Republican Party of Virginia (RPV) has sent a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to county circuit clerks across the Commonwealth asking to obtain information about Concealed Handgun Permit (CHP) holders before the data is sealed on July 1. State Senator Mark Obenshain (R-Virginia) sponsored a bill (SB-1335) to keep these records private, and …

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VA CHP Holders Privacy Law Headed to Governor’s Desk

A new law (SB-1335) drafted by Senator Mark Obenshain (R-VA26) has passed the Virginia Senate and the House and is now headed to Governor McDonnell’s desk for signature. If signed into law, this would ensure that Virginia Concealed Handgun Permit (CHP) holders would be protected from having their names, addresses or any other personal information …

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Democrats’ new theme “Buy a shotgun”

It seems that the Democrat gun-haters are trying a new tactic in the gun control fight. They just want everyone to own an Over/Under shotgun that’s suitable for skeet shooting! I saw in today’s VCDL VA-Alert that Terry McAuliffe, a known gun-hater liberal in Virginia, has decided to buy a shotgun. This brought me back …

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Definition of “Assault Rifle”

The media and the anti-gunners are trying to tell Americans that “assault weapons” need to be banned for public safety. The problem is, assault rifles were banned as an amendment to the “Firearm Owners Protection Act” (FOPA) in 1986. What they want to ban now are semi-automatic sporting firearms. The firearms they want to ban …

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GAO Report on States’ Concealed Handgun Permit Requirements

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) was tasked by Congress (specifically, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)) to generate a report on the Concealed Handgun Permit processes and reciprocity agreements between the states.  The GAO report is titled “GUN CONTROL” be the supposedly non-partisan GAO. Senator Feinstein published a press release with a lead in that says “New …

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