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Feb. 25, 2009  
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Licensed Gunholders Have Right to Protect Selves, Others
from the TCU Daily Skiff
Some of us are living in denial, even in the wake of the Virginia Tech massacre. Thankfully though, not everyone continues to live this way, as Texas Sens. Joe Driver and Jeff Wentworth are drafting legislation that would allow licensed students the privilege of carrying concealed firearms on campus, a measure that should have been passed a long time ago. More


TSRA Annual Meeting Approaching
from TSRA
The TSRA Annual Meeting and Sportsman's Spectacular will be held Feb. 28 - March 1, 2009 at the Mesquite Rodeo Convention Center in Mesquite, Texas. We will be offering a variety of seminar topics as well as Concealed Handgun License courses and Hunter Safety Education courses during the meeting. Make plans to attend now! More

TFlorida Newspaper Slams Gun Owners While Advocating for a Gun Ban
from NewsBusters
In their headline, "Hysteria fuels sales of guns and ammo," the Sun-Sentinel takes Floridians to task for being so stupid as to be afraid of Obama's gun banning plans, claiming that Obama "didn't do it." But, even after telling readers no one wants to ban guns, the piece ends with the Sun-Sentinel editorial board advocating for the banning of guns! So the message is, no one wants a gun ban but we should ban guns? More

Opinion: Obama Told Gun Owners He Wouldn't Take away Their Guns. He Lied.
from the Idaho Statesman
So far, it appears that President Obama misled the hard left wing of the Democratic Party about where he was going to go on foreign policy - at least, judging by his picks for Secretary of State, and Secretary of Defense. But he did more than mislead gun owners when he said, "I won't take away your guns." He lied to us. More

Palin Defends Rule Allowing Loaded Weapons in National Parks
from CNN
Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin wrote the Interior Department last week to express her support for a last-minute Bush administration regulation that allows the carrying of concealed weapons in national parks. The Bush administration lifted a 25-year-old federal ban on carrying loaded weapons in national parks and wildlife refuges in December, a policy change backed by the National Rifle Association. More

Empty Shelves are Giving Many East Texans Ammunition for Discussion
from KTRE-TV
Empty shelves are giving many East Texans ammunition for discussion. A Lufkin, Texas, pawnshop manager said the increase in gun sales is a double barreled issue, with the struggling economy and the new administration. More

Oklahoma Senate Passes Bear Hunting Bill
from The Associated Press
The Oklahoma Senate has voted to allow the creation of a bear hunting season in southeastern Oklahoma. It is estimated the bear population in the area has grown to 700 to 800 bears, increasing about 12 percent a year. More


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