Seton Motley, president and founder of Less Government, joins Cam Edwards in studio for more discussion of wasteful and invasive big government, including the problem with background checks, the Obama administration's efforts in cyber security, and reports of massive fraudulent phone subsidies intended for lower income Americans. Originally aired on NRA News Cam & Co. 2/15/13.
The point-of-sale check for new gun buyers can take up to three days.
June 24th, 2013Since Background Check Defeat, Dems Have Been Obsessed With Gun Control
To date, their efforts have been unpopular with voters, and fruitless.
May 24th, 2013Nevada Senate Passes Bill to Criminalize Private Transfers
The bill would require that all private transfers of firearms be conducted through an FFL.
May 21st, 2013Colorado Outfitters Joins Sheriffs' Lawsuit
The filing targets laws that limit the size of ammo magazines and expand background checks.
May 17th, 2013Colorado Sheriffs File Lawsuit Over New Gun Control Laws
The new laws ban higher capacity magazines and require background checks for gun sales and loans.
May 13th, 2013Tim Lee: Background Checks & More
Lee also discusses a New York man who was arrested for carrying 2 extra bullets.
May 5th, 20132013 NRA Annual Meetings: Chris W. Cox on Cam & Co.
Cox weighs in on the bipartisan rejection of the background check bill in the Senate.
May 2nd, 2013Jim Geraghty: Sen. Kelly Ayotte, Federal Gun Control & More
Geraghty discusses the attacks on Sen. Kelly Ayotte for her vote against background checks.
April 25th, 2013How the Background Check Vote Weakened Democrats
Democrats in Middle America will be particularly affected as a result of the vote.
April 24th, 2013Texas Invites Gun Companies to Relocate to the State
Gun companies have threatened to leave Colorado, Connecticut and Maryland.
April 24th, 201390% Figure Was ‘Complete & Total Hooey’
A poll reveals 47% of Americans were disappointed the background check bill didn't pass.
April 19th, 2013Tony Katz: the Defeat of the Manchin-Toomey Bill, the Boston Bombings & More
He discusses the media's handling of breaking news situations.
April 18th, 2013David Keene on the Defeat of the Background Check Bill in the Senate
Keene criticizes President Obama’s reaction to the loss.
April 18th, 2013Kurt Schlichter: Manchin-Toomey Bill Defeated
He also discusses President Obama’s reaction to the failed bill.
April 18th, 2013Man Donates $1 For Each Slanderous Comment He Hears About the NRA
Ari Armstrong discusses his pledge to the NRA.
April 17th, 2013Manchin-Toomey Bill Defeated in Senate
Although the bill failed to pass in the Senate, the fight to preserve Second Amendment freedoms isn't over.
April 17th, 2013Jacob Sullum: “Checking the Logic of Background Checks”
Sullum’s piece explores the reasoning and logic behind the anti-Second Amendment measure.
April 16th, 2013Tim Lee: Senate Gun Control Vote Delayed Again
Lee also provides details on the Toomey-Manchin background check bill.
April 15th, 2013"The 'Pro-Gun' Provisions of Manchin-Toomey are Actually a Bonanza of Gun Control," by Dave Kopel
Kopel talks about his latest article for The Volokh Conspiracy law blog.
April 15th, 2013Debate Begins on Manchin-Toomey Background Check Bill
Ginny Simone provides details on the bill.
April 12th, 2013Double-Barreled Threat: U.N. Arms Trade Treaty and Universal Background Checks
Larry Bell discusses the threat the legislation poses to gun owners.
April 12th, 2013Penn. Gun Owners Disappointed in Toomey's Background Check Bill
NRA Board Member and Pennsylvania resident Maria Heil provides details on the bill.
April 11th, 2013Senate Votes to Begin Debate on Manchin-Toomey Bill
The legislation includes expanded background checks and new penalties for gun trafficking.
April 11th, 2013Jim Geraghty on the Senate Background Check Debate
The Senate voted to begin the debate on background check legislation.
April 11th, 2013BuzzFeed: Even Al Qaeda Thinks U.S. Background Check System is Weak
The site argues this as a reason for tougher gun laws.
April 11th, 2013Senate Votes to Start Debate on Gun Legislation
The bill includes expanded background checks and new penalties for gun trafficking.
April 11th, 2013CNN Openly Pushes for Gun Control Legislation
The network is attempting to influence lawmakers in Congress.
April 10th, 2013Dave Workman on the Manchin-Toomey Background Check Proposal
Workman provides details on the bill and discusses the impact it could have on gun owners.
April 10th, 2013“Why Obama Will Lose on Guns” by Conn Carroll
Carroll also discusses news that Sens. Toomey and Manchin have reached a deal on background checks.
April 9th, 2013David Keene on the Status of Gun Legislation in the Senate
Keene also discusses the misinformation about background checks being perpetuated by the media.
April 5th, 2013“Turning Gun Owners Into Felons,” by Dave Kopel
The article discusses the threat universal background checks pose to gun owners.
April 5th, 2013President Obama Continues to Use Outdated Statistic
He incorrectly claimed that 40 percent of all gun sales don’t require background checks.
April 1st, 2013Senators Not Embracing Universal Background Checks
Larry Keane says he is confident the measure will never be voted on.
April 1st, 2013Tim Lee: Universal Background Checks, Pop-Culture & More
Lee also discusses Mayor Bloomberg’s $12 million anti-gun campaign.
March 20th, 2013New Colorado Gun Control Laws May Adversely Effect Economy
Tom Gresham provides details on the strict new bills negative impact.
March 20th, 2013Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper Signs Gun Control Package
The new bills expand background checks and restrict magazine capacity. Dave Kopel provides details.
March 20th, 2013Magpul Prepares to Leave Colorado
The decision was based on the passage of new gun control laws. Duane Liptak Jr. provides details.
March 19th, 2013Colorado Sheriff Refuses to Enforce New Gun Control Laws
Sheriff John Cooke discusses his decision to defy Gov. John Hickenlooper.
March 13th, 2013CO Votes on Magazine Limit and Background Check Bills
Dave Kopel provides an update on bills in the legislature that may have their final vote soon.
March 11th, 2013Colorado Senate Passes Expanded Background Check Bill
An expanded background check bill will go to the House for a concurrence vote.
March 8th, 2013Colorado Senate Considers Universal Background Check Bill
Senate Bill 12-29 would expand gun background checks, including on private sales.
February 23rd, 2013Wayne LaPierre: 2013 Western Hunting and Conservation Expo
While universal checks may sound reasonable, they are aimed at one thing — registering your guns.
February 13th, 2013Suzanna Hupp On Her Testimony Before the Senate Judiciary Committee
February 12th, 2013Dave Kopel on Colorado Gun Control Hearings
February 7th, 2013Rev. Kenn Blanchard Gives Powerful Speech at Annapolis Gun Rally
February 7th, 2013CO Background Check Policy Under Investigation
Due to failure to meet a 3-day federal gun background check mandate, the policy will undergo review.
February 6th, 2013Ginny Simone on Maryland Gun Rally Special Report
Second Amendment supporters gathered in Annapolis to protest Gov. Martin O'Malley's gun control proposals.
January 4th, 2013The Gun Show Myth
November 30th, 2012Anti-Gun NY Attorney General Cracks Down on Gun Shows
April 20th, 2012California Legislature Moving on More Gun-Related Bills
February 20th, 20122012 Pro-Gun Bills Advancing in Virginia
November 30th, 2011NY Sting Operation Fosters Anti-Gun Agenda
November 15th, 2011Bill Aims to Make Private Transfers of Guns Illegal
November 2nd, 2011Vets Second Amendment Protection Act Moves to Senate
October 20th, 2011Sen. Orrin Hatch on Outdated Laws and Fast & Furious
August 19th, 2011Majority of NV Sheriffs Support CCW NICS Exemption
June 21st, 20111 Pro-Gun & 2 Anti-Gun Bills Move Out of CA Committee
June 20th, 2011CA Public Safety Committee to Hear Several Gun Bills
June 17th, 2011CA Bill Puts Background Check Funds to Gun Control
April 20th, 2011IL Anti-Gunners Argue Mental Health Screening Broken
March 23rd, 2011NY Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011 Ignores Due Process
March 15th, 2011Anti-Gun Background Check System Press Conference
October 14th, 2009Illegal Background Checks & A Bad Search Warrant
April 15th, 2009Tony Fabian Discusses Colorado HB 1180
May 6th, 2009Gun Show Loophole Closing Act
October 7th, 2009Bloomberg's Grandstand Sting
October 16th, 2009WI Gun "Bone" Has Strings
March 8th, 2010Minnesota Representative Seeks Gun Show Restriction
August 19th, 2010ILA On CA Anti-Gun Bills & VA Background Check Repeal