Category Archives: POLY-TICKS

A Straw In The Wind?

Various reports have six, eight, or twelve of Newt Gingrich’ staff jumping to the Rick Perry Campaign. Governor Perry has been a very successful governor for Texas, and would pretty much be an instant front runner. Especially since his gun … Continue reading

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Dan Boren: Another Democrat Says No Mas

Representative Dan Boren (D-OK2) has announced he will not seek re-election. Boren has been a good friend of gun owners and Second Amendment supporters, but Boren has a mixed record on other matters that are critical to Americans. Boren’s district … Continue reading

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A Timely Read From T.L. Davis

With a sweep of the Stetson to David Codrea’s War On Guns for the tip, T. L. Davis has an interesting and timely read. Click on the link, now. I will only add that silence is as often both assent … Continue reading

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Hanoi Jane's Brother Teaching Grandchildren To Shoot – Obama

In what may be a straw in the wind, the Telegraph reports from Cannes that Peter Fonda says he is teaching his grandchildren to use rifles for a conflict with President Barack Obama. Briefly quoting the Telegraph item linked above: … Continue reading

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Rep. Rick Berg (R-ND) Announces For Senate

Rep. Rick Berg (R-N.D.) officially announced his Senate candidacy for retiring Sen. Kent Conrad’s (D) seat, giving North Dakota voters a strong pro-gun choice for the Senate. While Berg has not been in the House that long, but he has … Continue reading

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Rep. Dean Heller Steps Up

Nevada Representative Dean Heller will be sworn in as Senator Dean Heller next Monday. Heller is not a familiar name but his record is good. Heller will replace the resigning John Ensign, who had a serous zipper problem. His step … Continue reading

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Do Not Trust Government?

Someone came by searching for “do not trust government.” There are governments – and there are governments. There are governments made up of the people, who govern for the people, in the peoples interests. And there are governments made up … Continue reading

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Anti Nevada Rep Shelley Berkley Wants Ensign's Seat

In the aftermath of Nevada Republican Senator John Ensign’s decisions not to run for re-election anti-gun Democratic Representative Shelley Berkley has decided to make a run for the seat Ensign holds. On her record, Berkley is a tax and blow … Continue reading

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A Republic Is?

Someone came by looking for “a republic is.” As usual, that depends. And as usual, “modern authorities” studiously decline any actual definition beyond “a state with a ruler who is not a king, usually a president.” That is, king = … Continue reading

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Sharron Angle Announces Her Candidacy For The House Seat Given Up By –

Nevada’s Representative Dean Heller. Here is the lady herself, throwing her hat in the ring: Hopefully, this will give Angle four years in the House and allow strongly pro-gun Angle to become more widely known in her own state, and … Continue reading

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