Anthony Canales is the President of the San Fernando Valley Member’s Council, NRA. He works as a Quality Control Manager in Glendale, California. He is married with one son.
Anthony has been an firearms activist and Member’s Council volunteer since 1994, and a blogger for the California Member’s Councils since 2002. Recent projects include work on firearms outreach to public health officials, debunking faulty science related to ammunition and endangered species, and shooting as a self defense option for women from a martial arts perspective.
The opinions expressed in ‘News Briefs’ belong solely to the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Rifle Association of America or the NRA Members’ Councils of California
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Imagine a gun control regime so strict that criminals are willing to shoot police officers to gain quick access to certain kinds of firearms.
In the case of the Marathon Bombing Brothers, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, it is being reported by a Massachusetts CBS affiliate that it is likely what they did when they murdered MIT Security Officer Sean Collier.
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Video clips from a Fox News Interview between Chris Wallace and Senator Diane Feinstein (D-DPRCA) has DiFi singing the praises of the 12 gauge over that of noble "mouse gun" when it comes to self defense in the home.
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Senator Charles Schumer shrieked.
Vice President Joe Biden dialed Senatorial cellphones until he got blisters on his fingers.
Senator Diane Feinstein even played her own version of "Double-Dog-Dare-Ya" to vote for a semiautomatic rifle ban that would easily cost thousands of jobs in such "blue" states as Connecticut, Illinois, and Maine.
But in the end, the old school techniques of NRA Members' phone [...]More
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