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Nearly 220 Texas School Districts Allow School Staff to be Armed

Nearly 220 Texas school districts allow teachers to be armed for defense of themselves and their students. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports that the exact number of school districts allowing armed teachers sits at 217. 

TalTac Kydex Holsters: Concealment, Retention, Comfort

TalTac Kydex Holsters: Concealment, Retention, Comfort

TalTac outside the waistband (OWB) Kydex holsters hold a pistol high and tight against the body, thereby eliminating the chances that the gun will print or be visible below clothing, even if the carrier is wearing a t-shirt.

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Gay Community Arming up Two Years After Orlando Pulse

June 12, 2018, marked two years since the horrific shooting at Orlando Pulse. It also defines two years that an increasing number of gay Americans have spent arming themselves for self-defense.

An attendee inspects a handgun during the NRA Annual Meeting & Exhibits at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center on May 5, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. The National Rifle Association's annual meeting and exhibit runs through Sunday. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Democrats Push Licensing, Registration of Semi-Automatic Handguns, Rifles

Democrats in the House and Senate are pushing firearm licensing and registration requirements. The push is contained in legislation titled, “Blair Holt Firearm Owner Licensing and Record of Sale Act of 2018.” It is being sponsored by Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL) and Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL).