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Commentary: Attorney General Eric Holder should resign
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By Sen. John Cornyn: Tuesday morning I called on Attorney General Eric Holder to resign from office. Let me explain why. The case against Eric Holder could begin and end with his handling of "Operation Fast and Furious," the program in which our Justice Department deliberately allowed the sale of nearly 2,000 firearms to Mexican drug cartels, and then intentionally lost track of them. More

Call US senators and urge them to vote YES on the Sportsmen’s Act
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NSSF urgently encourages all firearms owners, hunters and sportsmen to immediately call their U.S. Senators and urge them to VOTE YES on the Sportsmen's Act (Senate Amendment 2232). Sponsored by the bipartisan senate co-chairs of the Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus, Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and John Thune, R-S.D., and filed as an amendment to the 2012 Farm Bill (S.3240), the Sportsmen's Act is the most important single piece of pro-sportsmen legislation in a generation. More

Chess for the Big Guns

From 9mm Pawns to 30-06 Kings, this chess set is a sure hit for the avid gun lover! Each piece is modeled after actual ammunition calibers, and skillfully crafted from solid brass and aluminum. Being the perfect combo of brain and brawn, Chessammo is truly a set to die for!

Justice Department aims to avoid contempt vote on Holder over Fast and Furious
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Justice Department officials are working behind the scenes to avert a vote in Congress next week on contempt charges against Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. stemming from the investigation of Operation Fast and Furious. Justice officials are talking to staffers for Darrell Issa, R-Calif., chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, to reach a compromise on the documents that Issa has subpoenaed on the botched "gun walking" operation. More

FINALLY, a gun lubricant exists that can withstand the most extreme conditions.
After using Safari Charlie Gun Lube Plus, Floro Lavalle with Sierra Outfitters in Argentina reported cleanings were much easier, they were needed less frequently and field jamming went down to almost non-existent. While these statements may seem generic and boring, consider that they shoot on average 2000-5000 rounds per day per gun, OVER 1 MILLION ROUNDS PER YEAR, and pair that with Lavalle’s full season of using Safari Charlie Gun Lube Plus. His report was an 83% reduction in repair/replacement costs. MORE...

TPWD Ag Clays 381 results
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Texas high school FFA shotgun shooting teams recently competed in trap and sporting clays at the National Shooting Complex. Sponsored by Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, the Ag Clays 381 program brought shooters from 41 high schools to compete in both individual and team events. More

Zerust® Rust Prevention Products
Our products save you from having to use oil and WD-40 on your firearms & weapons every year. Even with continuous application, oil will eventually dry up and WD-40 will gum and turn into a varnish over time. In fact, oil can wind up causing damage to your wood stock as well as your bullets. Instead, save time & money by using Zerust Products to prevent rust and corrosion. MORE
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PrOlix® is a biodegradeable, non-petroleum based solvent/lubricant for firearms. PrOlix® solvent seeks out dirt, oils, grime, etc. (even in small and impossible areas) and floats it away. The chemical action during cleaning develops the DRY lubricant and it is drawn into the pores of the material, creating a skin of protection. MORE

Parker earns 4th Olympic team nomination
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Sergeant First Class Jason Parker (USAMU/Omaha, Neb.) didn't let a torrential downpour deter him from his Olympic dreams. Parker delivered world-class results to earn a nomination to his fourth U.S. Olympic Team in today's U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Men's 50m Rifle Three Position from Fort Benning, Ga. More

'Let Texas Shoot' benefit multi-gun match
North East Texas Tactical    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The Rifle Ranch in Frost will be hosting the "Let Texas Shoot" benefit multi-gun match to raise funds for a range in need. North East Texas Tactical was attacked by the anti-gunners this May and is currently fighting them in court. This case has made it to the Court of Appeals in Dallas where case law will be written to set the precedent for all other ranges in Texas should they find themselves in a similar situation. More

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Texas father kills molester during attack; Is it justified defense?
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According to The Huffington Post, a father from Lavaca County killed an acquaintance, whom the he caught attempting to sexually abuse the father's 4-year-old daughter. At a gathering, just outside Shiner, the father was outside tending to horses, when he heard his 4-year-old daughter scream from inside the residence. More

Dove hunters need to take note about lead-shot issue
San Marcos Daily Record    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Attention dove hunters: Soon you will receive a survey asking you to share your experience and opinions concerning dove hunting. Topics will include time spent hunting, where you hunt, limitations to hunting opportunities and potential effect of lead from ammunition on mourning doves. The lead shot issue is a farce. Radical environmentalists, without the backing of scientific data, would love to totally ban the use of lead shot. More

DSC: 30th year as independent advocate for conservation
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Dallas Safari Club is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its founding — as well as its 30th year as an independent organization advocating for wildlife, wild places and hunters around the world. It was 1982 when DSC, originally formed as a chapter of a different club, re-launched with its own mission, governance and fundraising. More

TSRA membership and Legislative Alerts
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