Bob Owens

The saddest truth in politics is that people get the leaders they deserve

Pelosi, Biden issue threats after Reid pulls faltering gun ban bill from Senate

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi refuses to give up on her drive to cripple the Constitution. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday said passage of tougher gun controls is “inevitable,” projecting optimism less than 24 hours after the Senate voted down legislation central to President Obama’s strategy to reduce gun violence. “It’s a […]

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The surrenderers

World Net Daily has commissioned a poll of gun owners, and reported the following lie: A new poll indicates only 1 in 5 gun owners would be willing to give up their firearms if the government demanded it. “In other words, the government has a huge fight on its hands if it tries to implement […]

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Prelude to a revolution: Shumer’s gun transfer ban

Chuck Schumer’s S. 374, the Orwellian “Protecting Responsible Gun Sellers Act of 2013,” has been an empty shell… until he slipped in Amendment ALB13180 (PDF) today, which shows the “teeth” of the bill.  It is an extremely aggressive attempt to destroy the Second Amendment by isolating and criminalizing extremely common behaviors among gun owners. Doubt […]

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Bill Whittle’s Virtual State of the Union, 2013

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The charade is over: Democrats tip hand that “background checks” are a smokescreen for national gun registration.

The mask slips, revealing the monster underneath: A bipartisan group of senators is on the verge of a deal that would expand background checks to all private firearms sales with limited exemptions, but significant disagreements remain on the issue of keeping records of private gun sales, according to aides familiar with the talks. …Democrats say […]

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