Solidifying the GOP’s Stance with Gun Owners

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Guest Commentary by Michael A. Schwartz A recent foxnews.com article indicates that pro-gun Democrats may get a boost in November. This is both good news…and bad.  The good news is that people have been fighting to make gun rights a part of everyone’s agenda and it is working.  The Second Amendment is important whether you are gay or straight, black …

Preserve Your Second Amendment Rights: Support AB 357

The Libertarian Lass, Gayle Falkenthal The Libertarian Lass, Gayle Falkenthal 11 Comments

Your support is needed for AB 357. This bill would change the California Concealed Firearms License (CCW) policy from “MAY ISSUE” to “SHALL ISSUE.”  This is a vital distinction. In “May Issue” counties, the onus is put upon the law abiding citizen to affirmatively prove he or she ‘deserves’ a concealed carry permit. In “Shall Issue” counties, it is up to the law enforcement …

Why Switzerland Has the World’s Lowest Crime Rate

The Libertarian Lass, Gayle Falkenthal The Libertarian Lass, Gayle Falkenthal 2 Comments

“The key to freedom is the ability to be able to defend yourself. And if you don’t have the tools to do that then you are at the mercy of whoever wants to put you away. And the tools for that are guns.” Nope, this isn’t a quote from anyone in the National Rifle Association. It’s from a man named …

California passes tougher ammunition laws amid escalating border violence

Kimberly Dvorak Kimberly Dvorak 1 Comment

California will now require a thumb print to purchase ammunition and in Tijuana the drug cartel will relieve you of your thumb for choosing the wrong side. Border violence continues to escalate along the San Diego/Mexico border with Mexican official Rogelio Sanchez being kidnapped by the Mexican drug cartel. Last week his lifeless body was left to hang on a …

Governor Signs Ammo Restrictions Bill

Assemblymember Marie Waldron Assemblymember Marie Waldron 5 Comments

Now flip-flopping all over the place from last year’s stance, the Governor today has signed AB962, the bill that requires buyers of handgun ammunition to leave thumbprints and detailed personal information with registered ammo sellers, as well as put restrictions on online bullet sales. It prevents California residents from ordering ammo on-line from out of state and having it delivered …

Don’t Tread On Me!

The Libertarian Lass, Gayle Falkenthal The Libertarian Lass, Gayle Falkenthal 7 Comments

“I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.” – A. J. Liebling (1904-1963) I’m counting on these words to guide me in my role as one of your bloggers here on SDRostra. While people seem to assume I’m a conservative, I am in fact a Libertarian through …