Recently, an organization known as the American Suppressor Association has, with cooperation from Congressman Rep. Matt Salmon and the NRA, introduced a bill that will make a big difference in the restoration of Second Amendment rights and protect the hearing of Americans that choose to exercise their rights. This bill, known as the Hearing Protection […]

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For the third part of this series on firearms legislation in the United States, we will cover the Firearm Owners Protection Act of 1986 (henceforth referred to as “FOPA”). The FOPA, signed into law on May 19, 1986, by President Ronald Reagan, is largely a modification of the previous legislation we discussed – the Gun […]

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Continuing the series we began with the National Firearms Act of 1934, we now turn our eyes to the Gun Control Act of 1968, the biggest federal firearms legislation subsequent to the NFA. On October 22, 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Gun Control Act into law.  Many of its effects remain to this day; […]

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In this series, we will look at some of the firearms regulations that have affected the entire country – sometimes only briefly, other times still to this day. Our first such regulation of interest will be the National Firearms Act. This legislation was put into effect June 26, 1934, and continues to limit the ease of ownership of […]

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The misinformation concerning the ownership and function of firearm sound suppressors (also known as “silencers”) is virtually peerless in the firearms community. Those not well-informed will say a myriad of things ranging from “you need a permit to own a silencer,” to “those are illegal, and only assassins use them.” Neither of these is true. Then, of course, […]

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When we drive from one state to the next, we do not become apprehensive when we approach a new state’s borders, fearing that all of a sudden we are no longer legally able to drive simply because the state that is on our driver’s license does not match the name of the state we just crossed into. […]

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Fellow gun owners like to list all of the reasons why the 2nd Amendment is valid. Stats, polls, reports of countless incidents where people save lives or prevent crimes with firearms are all important but the more practical and harsh realities of the gun control and 2nd amendment conversation rarely get discussed. The discussion of […]

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By Ryan Smith, ACU Board Member I am sure some of our members and supporters as well as other advocates of the 2nd amendment are wondering, what happened to this new gun group? Armed Citizens United (ACU) started off strong, has an excellent team on its board of directors; where is all of the action? […]

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Board Member Dianna Liedorff shares some unsettling 2nd Amendment supporter stats.  We must do more!  

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Armed Citizens United is pleased to announce a ‘Why the 2nd Amendment?’Gun Giveaway sponsored by Primary Weapon Systems! We are looking for the best video explaining why you support the 2nd Amendment and the inherent right to self defense! We want to hear your reasons, logic, past experience or anything else that contributes to why […]

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