| Dec 16, 2014
For some reason, country music and the outdoors go hand-in-hand.
The National Rifle Association announced last week that country star Lee Brice and Thompson Square will perform at the 2015 Great American Outdoor Show at the Farm Show Complex in...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:52 PM
With his announcement that the United States will open negotiations and try to normalize relations with Cuba, President Barack Obama is trying to break the hold of the Cuba lobby once and for all.
In historical terms, that's a remarkable undertaking....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 6:17 PM
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| Dec 27, 2014
The National Rifle Association lately has been having its way with the Florida Legislature — think Docs & Glocks, which forbade doctors from asking patients about gun ownership. And despite the furor over Stand Your Ground, no significant rollback...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Larry Hogan's drive to become governor of Maryland received an infusion of Republican star power Tuesday when New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie came to Bethesda to campaign for him.
Christie, chairman of the Republican Governors Association and a possible...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:15 PM
A community group filed a lawsuit Friday against the village of Niles in an effort to stop a gun shop and range from being built near several schools.
People for a Safer Society, an advocacy group that began in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Sadly, shootings are so frequent that the post-tragedy scripts by activists on both sides of the debate about guns have become predictable.
Proving my point, one of Florida's most outspoken and extreme gun rights groups sent out a press release that...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Sarah Osborn, 15, of Hampton, keeps adding to her treasure chest of national records.
In her latest competition — the Virginia 4-H State Championships at Appomattox’s Holiday Lake on Sept. 13-14 — she set five national records in...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Just what hunters need – another edge while hunting.
And that’s what they’ll get, because the National Rifle Association always gets its way.
This time, the NRA and hunters, and silencer manufacturers are all in favor of...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Here's the most predictable news bulletin of the day and maybe the year. It came from Reuters the day after the president and lame-duck-in-chief of the United States threw still another of his monkey wrenches into the economy, particularly investment in...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The National Rifle Association wants it.
Silencer manufacturers want it.
So if the NRA and money interests want it, you can expect that the state of Florida will very soon lift its 57-year-old ban on silencers for hunters.
Even though it's bad...