Pro-2A Laws Take Effect In Texas

Texas gun owners have reason to celebrate, as seven pro-gun bills became law last Friday. NRA-ILA reports that the following bills have all gone into effect.

Congress Needs To Hear From You On Hearing Protection Act

A recent news update at the NRA-ILA website is encouraging gun owners to contact their senators and representatives to urge them to support and cosponsor the Hearing Protection Act.

Editorial Writer Doesn’t Understand HPA—Or Criminals

Despite what the movies and liberal Left would have you believe, silencers—or more accurately, suppressors—do not fully silence the sound of a gunshot. Suppressors are to guns what mufflers are to cars. On average, suppressors lessen a 165 dB sound into a 135 dB sound—the equivalent of going from a jet engine to a jackhammer.

New Federal Measure Would Deregulate Firearm Suppressors

A new measure introduced last week in the U.S. Congress would do away with all federal regulations on firearm suppressors, treating them like other firearm accessories.

Why Is Shannon Watts So Confused About Suppressors?

If Shannon Watts, Michael Bloomberg’s head Demanding Mom, sounds confused, it’s not our fault.

USA Today Reporter Admits “Silencers” Aren’t Silent

While the so-called “mainstream” media have generally been all-in against the Hearing Protection Act, designed to protect the hearing of hunters and shooters by deregulating possession of firearm suppressors, some in the press are seeing the light.

Audiologist Touts Hearing Protection Act

As a designer and manufacturer dedicated to creating products that will improve sound reduction levels, it’s no surprise that SilencerCo stands in strong support of the Hearing Protection Act. Introduced in January by Congressmen Jeff Duncan, R-S.C., and John Carter, R-Texas, and applauded by the NRA, the bill would remove suppressors from the scope of the National Firearms Act.

Carry Is Breaking Out All Over

AWR Hawkins looks at the incredible strides made by the concealed carry movement already this year.

Why Do Gun Haters Want Shooters To Lose Their Hearing?

Editor Mark Chesnut looks at arguments by doctors groups in support of the Hearing Protection Act.

Tennessee Removes State Suppressor Regulations

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a measure into law that will decriminalize the manufacture and possession of firearm suppressors in the Volunteer State. The “Tennessee Hearing Protection Act” passed the measure 74-18, and the Senate approved it by a 28-1 vote.

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