Second Amendment

The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution, as ratified by the States and authenticated by Thomas Jefferson, says, "A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."

What if the Economy should improve between now and November?All of the Republicans and Obama agree that jobs need to be created. They just differ on HOW to create the jobs—the private sector or the...
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Rand Paul’s Amendment to Protect the Privacy of Gun Owners under the Patriot Act was DefeatedIf you read the July 29th issue of Gun Owners of America, you can read all the bad news relating to gun ownership...
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Julie Golob is one of the top female competition shooters in the world with a list of championships that are the envy of many world class shooters.
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NOTE:  This article is about a bill in the 2011 Texas Legislature.  That bill did not clear Calendars and did not become law.  See new story about 2013 HB 700 in the current legislative session for...
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“A well-regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” -- 2nd Amendment to the U.S. ConstitutionAside from the liberal and...
I have noticed that a lot of people, most notably our elected politicians need to be reminded of where our Constitutional rights came from. I am reposting this slightly edited article that I wrote in Dec. 2009 as a brief...
Since 2007, nearly half of U.S. states have proposed bills allowing concealed handguns on college campuses. Thus far, all bills have been rejected except in Utah where college students are free to exercise their 2nd...
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As the leader of one of America's most conservative organizations, the NRA, Wayne LaPierre stepped to the podium to address CPAC about the gun industry, the second amendment and American freedom.Because of the last election...
The Senate State Affairs Committee should Kill the ConCon ResolutiosLt. Governor Dewhurst is misguidedly calling for a Constitutional Convention for the purpose of a federal Balanced Budget Amendment. The BBA is only one of...
After the tragic shootings in Tucson this past weekend, there has been no shortage of commentary and blame ascribing the reasons for this senseless act. Unfortunately, most of the reasons given by the chattering class,...
Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us to the end dare to do our duty as we understand it. Abraham LincolnThe Iowa caucuses have come and gone and are now part of the political history we will...
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Who would have thought that the Mayor of New York City would partner with Al Qaeda? But that is just what is happening.
I’ll take a little more time for America’s Cure Part II, but I have to say a few things about the killing of Osama bin Laden. The first thing I felt strongly about was to make a statement about our special forces...
I don’t hunt myself; didn’t even when I was healthy. But this makes me feel all warm and fuzzy. Although there are more people, there may not be as many shotguns per capita in Texas: they don’t fit under a vest or jacket....
“We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to...
BELLEVUE, WA – Brady Campaign President Paul Helmke has, perhaps inadvertently, revealed his intentions to push for an expanded ban on semiautomatic sport-utility rifles, and he invented a new demon in the process, proving...
That is exactly what happened in the Texas SenateAfter visiting the offices of every Texas Senator, providing them with factual information as to the risks to our God-given constitutional liberty, all of the...
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Following is a message from Alan Gottlieb, Chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms. The CCRKBA is a strong 2nd Amendment support group.  Mr. Gottlieb has been watching the Obama administration...
Before I could shift gears from the fantasy of a productive and auspicious state-command society, the talk on Sunday news-ralk television, predictably after the Tucson shooting story has leveled off, turned to gun-control....
Earlier this month, I published an article on party switchers for Empower Texans. It was more wishful thinking on my part than anything else, but would you know it, apparently there are several Democrats considering such a...

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