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ILLINOIS NOT-SO-MAGNIFICENT SEVEN: 7 Supposedly Pro-Gun Pols Voted Against Gun Owners Today

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May 29, 2018
ILLINOIS NOT-SO-MAGNIFICENT SEVEN:  7 Supposedly Pro-Gun Pols Voted Against Gun Owners Today

  Here's the roll call for today on SB337. As for those turncoat Republicans in the Illinois House, they include: Steven E. Andressen (65) Michael McAuliffe (20) Peter Breen (48) Jim Durkin (82) David Olsen (81) Patricia Bellock (47) Christine Winger (45) Hey, it's the not-so-Magnificent Seven.  Without their support the bill would have...
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CALL YOUR SENATOR! Gun Retailer Licensing Passed the Illinois House. Look for a Senate Vote Tomorrow!

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May 29, 2018
CALL YOUR SENATOR!  Gun Retailer Licensing Passed the Illinois House.  Look for a Senate Vote Tomorrow!

CALL YOUR SENATOR The latest revised Firearms Industry Licensing Act, SB-337, passed the Illinois House today with 65 votes.  Not veto proof, but a number of Republicans voted for it.  Call your Senator tomorrow and urge him or her to vote "NO" on SB-337.  Yeah, they may ignore your call.  Call anyway. Don't know...
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MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Thursday 1pm: ANOTHER “Leading Lawmaker” in Illinois to be Named in *Another* Sexual Abuse Scandal

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May 29, 2018
MARK YOUR CALENDARS:  Thursday 1pm:  ANOTHER “Leading Lawmaker” in Illinois to be Named in *Another* Sexual Abuse Scandal

NBC Chicago's Mary Ann Ahern stands poised to drop a bomb on a "leading lawmaker" in the Illinois General Assembly come Thursday at 1pm.  As if Michael Madigan and his fellow Democrats needs yet another sex harassment scandal. After all, Madigan himself has a bunch of allegations levelled against his office staff.  And then...
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SIGN UP: GSL Defense Training’s PERSONAL PROTECTION FOR TEENS June 9, June 23

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May 29, 2018
SIGN UP:  GSL Defense Training’s PERSONAL PROTECTION FOR TEENS June 9, June 23

  Don't send your kids off to college without teaching them strategies to stay safe! The DeWitt County Sportsman's Club, along with Guns Save Life and GSL Defense Training have teamed up to sponsor the Personal Protection for Teens class this year – on June 9 in Clinton, IL.  There's also a second class...
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Is the .40 S&W Cartridge Extinct?

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May 28, 2018
Is the .40 S&W Cartridge Extinct?

By Mike Keleher I have been observing the trend away from .40 S&W pistols and ammunition for about five years now, and there has been a marked change in shooter/owner behaviors regarding this cartridge. Back in 2013 I was down at a shooting school along with a guy from the FBI National Hostage Rescue...
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DISAPPOINTING: Remington R51 v2.0 Review

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May 27, 2018
RemR51v2-9

Remington resurrected the old Model 51 a few years ago as the R51.  The retro-styled pistol had all manner of problems and eventually Remington recalled it.  A year or so later, the nation's oldest gun-maker brought it back as a version 2.0.  I won one of these a while back and put it through...
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Dicks Opens New Store in Gurnee-No Guns, No Ammo, No Customers

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May 26, 2018
Dicks Opens New Store in Gurnee-No Guns, No Ammo, No Customers

By Mike Keleher   Amid manufactured fanfare, Dick’s Sporting Goods opened a new store in Gurnee, IL on Friday, May 26th in the Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall. They have been working on it for months. Banners and flags were posted. A Chicago celebrity sports figure was contracted to sign autographs for a two-hour period,...
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More Details Emerge About the CMP Surplus M1911 Pending Civilian Sales

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May 25, 2018
More Details Emerge About the CMP Surplus M1911 Pending Civilian Sales

Photo Credit: //commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=30214051 By Mike Keleher The pending sale of 8,000 surplus U.S. Army M1911 and M1911A1 pistols has of course been quite well documented across the gun media, and shooters and collectors have been waiting since rumors broke out in 2015 such a sale could happen. The Civilian Marksmanship Program, www.thecmp.org let NRA...
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CLASSY vs. SLEAZY: Political Reporter tries to get Rep. Tim Butler to throw GSL under the bus

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May 24, 2018
Butler

Tim Butler, pictured above, is one of us.  Literally.  Both as a gun owner and a member of the Guns Save Life family. Bernie Schoenburg, whose middle name might be "Eileen" as he leans so far to the left, published a piece on Butler and his fundraiser coming up.  Somehow, in the mix of...
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Houston PD Chief Art Acevedo Threatens Dana Loesch

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May 24, 2018
Houston PD Chief Art Acevedo Threatens Dana Loesch

Pity poor bully Art Acevedo.  He's a political hack and gun control shill living in the free state of Texas.  And he's intimidated by strong women.  At the same time, just like his fellow political hack Rahm Emanuel, Art Acevedo does not believe in letting a crisis go to waste.  So when a loser...
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