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Action Needed: Tell your Senators to vote NO on Chipman

Biden Gun Control Nominee for ATF Director Close to Being Confirmed

David Chipman — the gun control lobbyist nominated by President Biden to direct the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives — is up for a committee vote this Thursday.

While his nomination has been held over twice, anti-gun Senators are refusing to […]

Tell the Senate to Stop the Biden-Chipman Gun Grab!

We have already told you about David Chipman, the virulent anti-gunner who Joe Biden has nominated to run the ATF.

The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to have a vote on him this Thursday.

And that’s why I need you to contact your Senators once again — even if they are not on that […]

The ATF Needs to Hear From You

Right now, there are two proposed regulations from the ATF that have been drafted and are open to public comment before they go into effect. The ATF needs to hear from you on these rules because they need to know that gun owners care about these issues and will not be quiet. The position […]

Definition of “Frame or Receiver” and Identification of Firearms

For those who aren’t aware, there has been an ongoing problem with ARs and the definition of a firearm. Since the first AR, the serialized lower receiver has been defined as the firearm, however the lower doesn’t fit the definition of a firearm. This means the whole time the ATF has been improperly following their […]

NICS Background Checks Skyrocket

HISTORIC NATURE OF 2020 TAKES SHAPE WRITTEN BY JADE MOLDAE

Through the first half of 2020, NSSF-adjusted NICS background checks have been recorded at a blistering pace — with 10,292,725 checks conducted from Jan. 1 through June 30. This figure represents an astronomical jump over the same period in previous years (see chart). It’s […]

NICS Gun Data Sales up 137% Last Month, Highest June in History

Continuing to set new monthly records, last month was the highest June in terms of federal background checks for gun transfers since the system was established.

The unadjusted figures of 3,909,502 checks conducted through the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System last month is a 70.6 percent jump from the […]

Man From Albuquerque Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Firearm as Convicted Felon

Man From Albuquerque Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Firearm as Convicted Felon

Press Release on March 6, 2020 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Nelson Carralero-Escobar, 65, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, was sentenced in federal court in Albuquerque on Mar. 5 to 57 months in prison for being a felon in possession of […]

Americans Bought 13.9 Million Firearms in 2019

The number of NICS background checks conducted by the FBI in 2019 came in at 28,369,750, the highest mark since the agency began the program in 1998. After an adjustment for the volume of concealed-carry permit applications, renewals and other administrative use of the system, Small Arms Analytics & Forecasting (SAAF) estimates the figure […]

Did you get yours?

Fear & Loading: Gun Sales—Up Nearly 16 Points in August

National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) figures from August indicate firearm sales were up nearly 16 percent in August when compared to the same period in 2018. “Likely single handgun sales (632,415) increased year-over-year by 19.5% while single long-gun sales (430,838) increased year […]

ATF FFL Alert — FFL Theft – Bernalillo County – New Mexico

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