Charles L. Cotton

President’s Column | 2022 NRA Annual Meetings And Moving Forward

What you probably read in the news about the NRA Annual Meetings, and what those of us who attended the event witnessed, were entirely different.

The ATF Should't be Political

The ATF is celebrating its golden anniversary it its modern form this year. Unfortunately, the Biden administration seems to be focused on turning this enforcement agency into an anti-Second Amendment wrecking ball.

A Gun-Control Activist Should Not Run the ATF

The ATF has a very clear mission: follow the laws as Congress writes them. Instead, the ATF and the executive branch routinely attempt to sidestep Congress and create laws themselves.

Rep. Pelosi Wants to Punish Law-Abiding Gun Owners

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed two gun-control bills.

Biden Nominates Another Anti-Gunner for ATF Head

With Monday’s nomination of Steven Dettelbach to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), President Joe Biden has made it clear that he’s determined to put an anti-gun advocate in the position.

U.S. Senators Accuse ATF Of Making, Enforcing Secret Regulations

A group of senators recently sent out a scathing letter to the attorney general and head of the ATF over what they call enforcement of "secret guidance."

The “Terrorist” Next Door

In 2021, the National School Boards Association sent a letter to the Biden administration seeking to have concerned parents labeled as "terrorists" for simply speaking up at school-board meetings.

From Prohibited Firearms To Prohibited Persons

Guns owners and gun-rights supporters must remain vigilant in the fight against those who try to force their anti-gun agenda on the average law-abiding, pro-gun American.

Your Vote Matters

With a constructive mindset informed by the gun-rights triumph in the Old Dominion, gun owners have every reason to feel confident that diligent work done throughout 2022 will pay off for gun rights come November.

NDAA Passes Senate Without Anti-Gun Provisions

A pair of anti-gun provisions were excluded from the final version of the NDAA thanks to diligent pro-freedom legislators and NRA-ILA.

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