December 2001

Inmates serving time in state prisons during 1997 said they purchased 8.3 percent of their guns from retail stores, 3.8 percent at pawn shops, one percent at a flea market, 0.7 percent at gun shows, 39.6 percent from family or friends, and 39.2 percent on the street...

Joe Barton

Congressman Joe Barton of Texas is the designated recipient of the CCRKBA Gun Rights De-fender of the Month Award for December. John Michael Snyder, CCRKBA Public Affairs Director, said Bar-ton, “truly distinguished himself recently by proposing the Federal Pilot...

November 2001

They don‟t mince words way up north, says The Washington Times. The newspaper reports that the message on Alaska State Rep. Fred Dyson‟s pick-up truck is: “Fight crime, shoot back.” Dyson, who represents District 25 in Eagle River, points out that the slogan...

Duane E. Woerth

Captain Duane E. Woerth, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, International, is the recipient of the CCRKBA Gun Rights Defender of the Month Award for November. “When the suicidal terrorists struck on that day with the use of knives and box cutters,” said...

October 2001

“Do you have a loaded gun in your car?” The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver last month said police may ask that question, even if the officer has no reason to suspect the driver has a firearm with him. In 1999, an officer stopped a pickup truck at a...