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MO Senator's New Bill Would Allow Concealed Carry on Campus

MO Senator’s New Bill Would Allow Concealed Carry on Campus

What is a possible solution to mass shootings in gun-free zones? Allow people with concealed carry permits to carry in them. That is what Missouri state senator Brian Minzlinger is proposing in his new bill which began hearing testimony on Jan. 27, 2016. "If you look at all of the mass shootings, those individuals have…

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elaware Concealed Carry Permits up 56% from 2014 to 2015

Delaware Concealed Carry Permits up 56% from 2014 to 2015

We recently reported on record numbers of applications for concealed carry permits in California as well as North Carolina. We can add Delaware to that list since Delaware State News reported on Jan. 30, 2016 that concealed carry permits are up 56% from 2014 to 2015. While police have encountered people carrying concealed legally, they…

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71-Year-Old Prevents Convenience Store Robbery with Her Own 9mm

71-Year-Old Prevents Convenience Store Robbery with Her Own 9mm

When Prince William Dennis decided to rob a convenience store owned by a 71-year-old Janet Willis, he got more than he bargained for. According to Morgan County Citizen, Prince entered the store around 5 am on Jan. 28th, 2016. He demanded keys to her car that was parked out front. “He said, ‘I want your…

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Virginia Concealed Carry Permit

Virginia Back-pedals on its Proposed Reciprocity Changes

In December, we reported that the Virginia AG was going to end concealed carry reciprocity with numerous states. This caused an uproar among the concealed carry and firearm community. The NRA quickly announced they would be fighting the proposed changes as well as other pro-firearm organizations. Well according to The Washington Post, the proposed changes…

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The Top 10 Questions for Concealed Carry

The Top 10 Questions for Concealed Carry

At USA Carry, we get asked tons of questions regarding concealed carry laws, best practices, and the like.  We do our best to answer those questions in a timely fashion.  It has come to our attention, though, that there’s a bit of repetition in some of those questions and felt it would be great to…

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Why You Don’t Have To Break The Bank To Carry Concealed

Why You Don’t Have To Break The Bank To Carry Concealed

If you’re an avid reader of USA Carry and other 2A blogs, you’re likely to hear about all the premium high-speed, super modified custom rigs people carry.  Don’t get me wrong, I love a great Dan Wesson 1911 with custom engravings and all the rest -- but it’s not at all necessary to become a…

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T-Mobile Clerk with CCW Shoots Two Would-Be Robbers

T-Mobile Clerk with CCW Shoots Two Would-Be Robbers

Late Wednesday morning, two would-be robbers were shot by a T-Mobile clerk who had his own concealed carry permit and weapon while working. The shooting took place at the T-Mobile store located at 2051 E. 95th St. in Far South Side, Chicago. As the robbers walked into the T-Mobile Store, they drew their handguns at which…

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Associated Press Fact Checks Four of Obama's Gun Proposals

Associated Press Fact Checks Four of Obama’s Gun Proposals

As you probably know, Obama announced his plans for executive action on gun control on Jan. 5, 2015. Since then we're heard a lot of people weighing in, either for or against what he has proposed. This morning, Associated Press writer Alicia A. Caldwell analyzed four of Obama's comments and how the actually compare to…

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The Truth About Background Checks from Wayne LaPierre

The Truth About Background Checks from Wayne LaPierre [VIDEO]

Wayne LaPierre, Executive Vice President of the NRA, released the following video on February 5th, 2015 in response to the Executive Action Obama plans on making on gun control. In the video he mentions that mainstream media won't say that the NRA fights for records of adjudicated mentally incompetent to be added to the National…

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USA Carry's Top 10 Articles of 2015

USA Carry’s Top 10 Articles of 2015

Each year we post an article showcasing the top articles of the year. Well, it is December 28th and it is about that time. So here is USA Carry's top articles of 2015. Some of these you may have read already and some you may have missed. http://www.usacarry.com/basic-firearms-quiz/ http://www.usacarry.com/basic-firearms-quiz-2/ http://www.usacarry.com/concealed-carry-permit-reciprocity-changes-8122015/ http://www.usacarry.com/top-21-concealed-carry-guns/ http://www.usacarry.com/what-does-brandishing-mean/ http://www.usacarry.com/always-carry-round-chamber/ http://www.usacarry.com/10-things-concealed-carriers-should-never-do/ http://www.usacarry.com/concealed-carry-checklist/…

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Try This to Overcome Your Fear of Carrying with a Round in the Chamber

Try This to Overcome Your Fear of Carrying with a Round in the Chamber

By Brandon – Republished with Permission from Concealed Nation. For many, carrying with a round in the chamber is a step that hasn’t been taken yet. The reasons vary, but it’s definitely an issue for a lot of people. In this article, I am going to discuss a simple thing that you can do to ease your…

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Is It Safe to Carry with a Round in the Chamber?

Is It Safe to Carry with a Round in the Chamber?

By Brandon – Republished with Permission from Concealed Nation. The most common question that we receive from people who are new to concealed carry is this: Should I carry with a round in the chamber? We know that this question is asked mainly due to the uncertainty people have with the safety aspects of this.…

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