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2014-02-25 16:25:32

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The FBI's semi-annual uniform crime data for the first half of 2013 confirms once again what the firearms community already knew, that violent crime has continued to decline while gun sales have continued to climb, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. The report, issued last week, says murders declined 6.9 percent from the first half of 2012, while aggravated assaults dropped by 6.6 percent...

2014-02-24 16:23:12

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today offered a "21-gun salute" to Piers Morgan, who acknowledged that his gun control extremism is at least partially responsible for his devastating ratings and the looming cancellation of his evening program on CNN. "We're offering a 21-gun salute to Piers Morgan for admitting that his push for gun control killed his ratings and his show," said CCRKBA Chairman Alan...

2013-12-05 12:27:01

BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Second Amendment Foundation is launching a nationwide television advertising effort, calling attention to "Guns Save Lives Day" on Dec. 15, in conjunction with Bill of Rights Day. SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan Gottlieb announced the campaign, noting that the organization has bought "hundreds of thousands of dollars of air time" on Fox News, DISH TV, and Glenn Beck's Blaze Network. He has also purchased air...

2013-10-30 16:23:48

BELLEVUE, Wash., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Second Amendment Foundation today applauded the overdue policy change at Seattle's public libraries regarding the legal carry of firearms by law-abiding citizens in library facilities. In recognition of this policy change, reported by Seattle Times columnist Danny Westneat, SAF is donating an autographed copy of Washington Times Senior Opinion Editor Emily Miller's new book, Emily Gets Her Gun...But Obama Wants to Take...

2013-09-06 16:21:38

BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The arrest of a New York City police officer and his brother on federal weapons charges demonstrates a need for anti-gun Mayor Michael Bloomberg to keep his own house clean before he spends one more dime or one more day trying to tell the rest of the country about "illegal guns," the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. "Right under Bloomberg's nose," CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb observed. "Maybe...

2013-07-30 20:21:04

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The public advocate for the City of New York has told the Second Amendment Foundation that it will need additional time to comply with a Freedom of Information Law request seeking documents and records related to Mayors Against Illegal Guns and "communications with gun control advocacy organizations." The files, which initially were to have been provided by July 26 will now, according to a letter from Calvin J. Rodman,...

2013-07-09 16:22:42

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Second Amendment Foundation today congratulated Illinois lawmakers for "courageously overriding Gov. Pat Quinn's veto" of concealed carry legislation, complying with a federal appeals court mandate that resulted from SAF's successful civil rights lawsuit against the state's prohibition on bearing arms for personal protection. The Illinois House voted 77-31 to reject Gov. Quinn's veto, and the Senate followed suit by voting...

2013-07-03 16:22:15

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With his anti-gun attitudes continuing to insult American gun owners, CNN's Piers Morgan pulled in the fewest viewers last month since he replaced Larry King in January 2011, prompting the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms to suggest once again that it is time for him to pack his bags. CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb, remembering that Morgan last year threatened to "deport" himself if the United States didn't...

2013-06-19 20:20:47

BELLEVUE, Wash., June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Naming an alleged Boston Marathon bomber as a victim of gun violence because he was shot dead by police shows just how morally bankrupt Michael Bloomberg's anti-gun "No More Names" bus tour really is, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. At a Tuesday rally in Concord, N.H., event organizers read the names of shooting victims since the Sandy Hook attack last Dec. 14. Among the names of the dead was...

2013-06-10 12:26:19

BELLEVUE, Wash., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to Mayor Michael Bloomberg's national anti-gun ad campaign, the Second Amendment Foundation today launched a public education and awareness effort on more than 160 radio station websites and the Fox News Radio website. The audio spots and banner advertisements will run in conjunction with streamed nationally-syndicated talk radio programs including Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Gov. Mike Huckabee and Michael Medved, among...