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Guns in the News: Governor DeSantis Expands ‘Stand Your Ground’ in Florida

Rick Sapp —November 21, 2020

After pledging to crack down on “violent and disorderly assemblies,” Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has drafted legislation which expands… Read More

Dangers of Hostile Social Media Comments

Dawn Albrecht —November 14, 2020

As part of my job with the U.S. Concealed Carry Association, I’ve had the chance to talk with responsibly armed… Read More

A Look Back: History of Veterans Day

Frank Jastrzembski —November 11, 2020

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 17,418,351 veterans are currently living in the U.S. Veterans Day… Read More

Guns in the News: A Poor Investment Choice

Rick Sapp —November 7, 2020

I recently wrote an article for Concealed Carry Magazine about a close friend who tragically took his own life. Even… Read More

November/December 2020 Giveaway: SIG SAUER Experience

USCCA —November 5, 2020

SIG SAUER was founded 160 years ago as a wagon factory in Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Switzerland. Today, it’s one of… Read More

A Look Back: Lawmen and Special Agents of the Gangster Era

Frank Jastrzembski —October 29, 2020

Bonnie and Clyde. John Dillinger. Al “Scarface” Capone. These gangsters, at times lionized by the public, ran rampant during the… Read More

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