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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...

2013-09-06 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,...

2013-07-03 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...

2013-05-21 16:24:49

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Citing concerns about First Amendment erosion based on revelations about covert Justice Department probes of journalists, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today called the government snooping "deplorable, if not despicable." "It is disturbing that James Rosen, who covers the State Department for Fox News was targeted," said CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb, "but now published reports suggest that the DOJ, in a...

2013-05-09 16:25:23

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A proposal by Sen. Tom Coburn to expand gun rights made sense, and Senate anti-gunners who opposed the measure should be held accountable by voters, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. Sen. Coburn's proposal would have allowed armed private citizens to legally carry firearms on Army Corps of Engineers lands in states where carrying firearms for personal safety is already legal. The vote was 56-43, four...

2013-04-18 12:27:54

BELLEVUE, Wash., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Late last year, CNN's Piers Morgan threatened to "deport" himself if the United States did not dramatically change its gun laws, and this morning, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms suggested that he pack his bags. "Piers Morgan has made a habit of demonizing and insulting American gun owners," CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb observed. "If he so dislikes the people who call this nation home, a nation that has...

2013-04-15 20:22:07

BELLEVUE, Wash., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York Senator Charles Schumer's remarks over the weekend about provisions that could be added to an alternative bill regarding background checks are "demonstrably false and delusional," the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. The perennially anti-gun Schumer told reporters that a concealed carry reciprocity amendment that may be offered to the alternative bill sponsored by Senators Joe Manchin and...

2013-03-14 16:24:29

BELLEVUE, Wash., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thursday's strict party-line vote by the Senate Judiciary Committee to move anti-gun Sen. Dianne Feinstein's measure banning so-called "assault weapons" was an insult to millions of law-abiding American citizens who own such firearms and have harmed nobody, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said. "Instead of banning the most popular firearm in the country," said CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb, "we need to ban...