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CCRKBA TO HOLDER ON ATF SCANDAL: ‘INVESTIGATE AND FIRE, OR RESIGN

Following new revelations regarding the growing scandal over the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ “Project Gunrunner”- the most recent on Wednesday’s CBS Evening News — the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today is calling on Attorney General Eric Holder to investigate the allegations and remove ATF officials responsible, or hand in his resignation.

House Votes to Put Anti-gun ObamaCare and ATF on Chopping Block

Last Friday, the House tacked defunding of the anti-gun ObamaCare law onto the "continuing resolution," which is required to fund the federal government through September 30.

In a series of four votes, the House approved:

* An amendment offered by Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-MT) to defund ObamaCare for the next six months;

* Two amendments sponsored by Rep. Steve King (R-IA) to defund previously appropriated provisions of ObamaCare; and,

CCRKBA wants ATF investigated or Holder's resignation

Bellevue v. Beltway: Gottlieb tells Holder ‘Investigate ATF or resign’

Washington State’s leading gun rights advocate wants heads to roll over the “Project Gunrunner” scandal, which was launched in 2009 ostensibly to curb the flow of American guns – some traced back to the Evergreen State – that are allegedly fueling the violent Mexican drug cartel war.

http://www.examiner.com/gun-rights-in-seattle/bellevue-v-beltway-gottlie...

Article by Dave Workman

ALERT: CBS News report: ATF gunrunning to Mexican drug cartels -- tonight's CBS EVENING NEWS WITH KATIE COURIC

February 23, 2011

CBS NEWS UNCOVERS GUNRUNNING SCANDAL WITHIN THE ATF

Agency Secretly Endorsed Practice of Letting Guns "Walk";
ATF Agent to CBS News: "God Only Knows How Many Guns Were Used to Kill People"

Hypocrisy Can Kill--ATF

On December 14, 2010, Customs and Border Protection Agent Brian Terry was shot as he tried to capture heavily armed "bandits" targeting illegal immigrants trying to get across the border near Rio Rico, Arizona. He died the next morning.

It was a tragic incident that occurs frequently on our southern border, made all the more tragic because THE SEMI-AUTOMATIC RIFLE THAT WAS USED TO KILL AGENT TERRY WAS BOUGHT BY A CRIMINAL AND SMUGGLED INTO MEXICO UNDER THE WATCHFUL EYE OF THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO AND FIREARMS (ATF).

A walking advertisement for packing a pistol

This Seattle teen is likely to stop a bullet

A suspect identified by today’s Seattle Times as Billy Chambers – one of three individuals convicted in the infamous 2008 “Tuba Man” murder -- is a walking advertisement about why private citizens carry guns.

http://www.examiner.com/gun-rights-in-seattle/this-seattle-teen-is-likel...

Article by Dave Workman

CCRKBA wants ATF funding cut over 'Gunrunner' controversy

Bellevue’s Gottlieb, CCRKBA want ATF funding cut over ‘Gunrunner’ scandal

Bellevue’s Alan Gottlieb, chairman of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, took the gloves off yesterday in an e-mail alert to CCRKBA members and supporters, urging them to flood Capitol Hill with messages, demanding a budget cut for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).

http://www.examiner.com/gun-rights-in-seattle/bellevue-s-gottlieb-ccrkba...

Article by Dave Workman

Soldier of Fortune’s Brown backs Steve Schreiner for NRA Board

Firearms designer Len Savage put me in touch with Lt. Col. Robert K. Brown, publisher of Soldier of Fortune Magazine, who wanted to call our attention to the candidacy of Steve Schreiner for the National Rifle Association Board of Directors.

The Nominating Committee has not selected him, however. Per Brown:

NRA will not endorse him ‘cause they think he is "too much of a zealot." My response is that we could use a few more "zealots" on the BOD.

How do we deal with high seas pirates?

Seattle couple murdered by pirates; Would guns on board be smart?

Four Americans, including a Seattle couple, aboard a private yacht hijacked by Somali pirates are dead this morning, and readers reacting to the CBS story on-line are wondering why any of the pirates were taken alive. Likewise, after the Seattle Times caught up with the story at about 7:25 a.m., it didn’t take long for readers to suggest that the pirates be taught a lesson.

http://www.examiner.com/gun-rights-in-seattle/seattle-couple-murdered-by...