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ICYMI: IRS Agents and Guns; Top Production USPSA Handguns; Favorite Waist Packs and More ...

by posted on June 19, 2023
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Cleaning Supplies For New Shooters
Having the proper gear can keep new shooters prepared for a wide array of cleaning duties. Check out this complete list of must-have items from our friends at Shooting Illustrated.

So Kamala Harris is the New Gun-Control Spokesperson?
President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are seeking a second term, despite abysmal approval ratings. With that in mind, it’s curious that Biden announced that Harris would be his “leading voice” in addressing what he calls “gun violence.” America’s 1st Freedom breaks it all down.

Why Does the IRS Need So Many Armed Agents
As some IRS agents are armed, our friends at America’s 1st Freedom ask some questions about their guns and training; after all, perspective helps, especially when much of the mainstream media didn’t answer these basic questions when this issue made news.

Top USPSA Production Handguns In 2020
With the ability to use factory guns straight out of the box, the Production division remains the easiest way to get started in action-pistol competition. From Shooting Sports USA, check out the top USPSA Production handguns last year at Nationals according to shooter survey data.

The Pack is Back: 5 Favorite Waist Packs for 2023
If you’re a member of the confirmed “waist not” crowd when it comes to concealed carry, you might change your mind when you see some of today’s modern offerings. In case you missed it check out The Pack is Back: 5 Favorite Waist Packs for 2023.



Rao Quick Release Winchester M70 Super Grade With Warne Quick Disconnect Rings Leupold Vx Scope Photo By Warnescopemounts
Rao Quick Release Winchester M70 Super Grade With Warne Quick Disconnect Rings Leupold Vx Scope Photo By Warnescopemounts

The Pros and Cons of Using Quick-Release Scope Mounts 

If you’ve ever wondered about quick-release mounts, here is a complete explanation of when and why you would choose to use them.

4 Ways to Achieve Handgun Success at the Range 

Sometimes just knowing and following the basics is not enough. Here are things you can do to help bring the 5 Fundamentals of Pistol Shooting together.

How to Beat the Heat When Training 

Follow these tips to maintain or improve your shooting skills during extreme heat conditions.

How to Identify—and Train—the Know-It-All Firearm Student

NRA Certified Instructors take great pride and satisfaction in what they do, but in doing so they frequently must navigate the students' varied personalities. Have you encountered the know-it-all—or are you one?

The Armed Citizen® Reload July 19, 2024

In a fit of rage, a man threw his wife to the ground and began shaking her. Read this story and other previous accounts of women who defended themselves with a firearm.

5 Types of NRA Certified Instructor Candidates

There is one thing that NRA Certified Instructor candidates have in common: the desire to learn the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to teach others the proper handling and safe use of firearms.

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