Tag: Suppressors

A visitors pulls the slide of a pistol with a silencer at a gun displays at a National Rifle Association outdoor sports trade show on February 10, 2017 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. / AFP / DOMINICK REUTER (Photo credit should read DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images)

Spokane Police Show Paul Ryan How It’s Done on Suppressors

Just days after Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) pulled the Hearing Protection Act — thereby preventing a floor vote on suppressor deregulation — the Spokane Police announced they would add suppressors to police rifles to protect officers’ hearing.

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ATF: 21st Century Suppressor Regulations are ‘Archaic’

In a recently published ATF “white paper,” Associate Deputy Director Ronald Turk sets forth “points for discussion” that include his opinion that the continued inclusion of suppressors under National Firearms Act (NFA) regulations is “archaic” and “should be reevaluated.”

Gun fun: Danny Josephson, left, and his wife Jesse, right, ride in his father Kent Josephson's 1953 Willys Jeep with a Browning .30 calibre machine gun attached during the Big Sandy Shoot in Mohave County, Arizona

Top 10 States for Machine Gun Ownership

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) recently released a report highlighting state-by-state ownership of guns regulated under the National Firearms Act (NFA) of 1934.

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Iowa Lawmakers Approve Sale of Suppressors for Firearms

On Tuesday the Iowa House concurred with the Senate, and a bill to allow the sale of suppressors in the state is now on its way to Governor Terry Branstad’s (R) desk. Titled the Hearing Protection Act, the bill focuses