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Virginia Governor to Announce New Ban on Firearms Wednesday Afternoon

Will next week’s Second Amendment rally be a flashpoint in Virginia’s ongoing political upheaval?



In the Commonwealth of Virginia, a storm is brewing, and it has the potential to turn catastrophic.

For months on end there have been concerns about the fate of the Second Amendment in Old Dominion, after Democratic lawmakers took control of the state houses and the governor’s mansion.  Fueling the worry, a massive social media campaign by pro-2A forces have characterized the coming struggle as one that could very well break out in violence, particularly as Virginia legislators have trouble denying that there could be door-to-door firearm confiscations on the horizon.

Today, a new layer of controversy has erupted after Governor Ralph Northam again moved to infringe upon the Second Amendment rights of Virginians.

Fearing a repeat of the deadly violence that engulfed Charlottesville more than two years ago, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam plans to declare a temporary emergency Wednesday banning all weapons, including guns, from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights.

That’s according to two state officials who were briefed on the plans but not authorized to speak publicly about them. The governor, a Democrat, plans to announce the plans at a news conference Wednesday afternoon because of credible threats of potential violence and extremism, one official said.

Northam’s planned announcement comes days after Democratic leaders used a special rules committee to ban guns inside the Capitol and a legislative office building. That ban did not include Capitol grounds, which are under the governor’s control and are where a huge number of gun-rights advocates are expected to rally Monday.

One official said Northam decided to ban all guns from the grounds of Capitol Square after receiving reports for weeks about inflammatory online postings by out-of-state pro-gun and militia groups who are promising to attend Monday’s rally.

We can only hope and pray that this rally does not become a flash point for political violence in an already turbulent United States.

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Virginia Gun Ban Fails In Senate Committee

A huge legislative blow to Gov. Ralph Northam.



Virginia Gun Ban Fails In Senate Committee

The Virginia gun ban failed in a senate committee, marking a huge legislative blow for Gov. Ralph Northam.

Cam Edwards of Bearing Arms: “The gun ban bill was the first on the docket for the Judiciary Committee, and GOP members grilled bill sponsor Del. Mark Levine over his definition of an ‘assault weapon,’ the arbitrary ban on ammunition magazines that can hold more than twelve rounds, and other aspects of the legislation.”

This would have never ended well, had they passed these bills.


The gun bill backed by Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) that included sweeping bans of guns, magazines, and suppressors – turning gun owners in the state into criminals overnight – was rejected by a senate committee.

Cam Edwards of Bearing Arms reported that four Democrats joined every Republican on the committee to send the bill to the Virginia Crime Commission for further study, which means it won’t be reconsidered before this legislative session expires.

“The gun ban bill was the first on the docket for the Judiciary Committee, and GOP members grilled bill sponsor Del. Mark Levine over his definition of an ‘assault weapon,’ the arbitrary ban on ammunition magazines that can hold more than twelve rounds, and other aspects of the legislation,” Edwards wrote.

As The Daily Wire reported, Levine failed to get even one fact about guns correct during a previous explanation of his definition of “assault weapon.” During his six-minute explanation earlier, Levine “mimicked what he claimed mass shooters like to use. His body language suggested he was using a fully automatic weapon (he twisted at the hips like he was in some old gangster movie). Fully automatic weapons are not used in mass shootings because they’ve been banned since 1986. Democrats and their media allies like to claim “semi-automatic” is virtually the same as fully automatic, but they’re not. A fully automatic weapon means it reloads and fires repeatedly with one trigger pull. Semi-automatic weapons fire one round per trigger pull.” More

Huge win for Constitutional rights. There are plenty of gun-owning liberals in VA, just like in Vermont and I believe New Hampshire. That’s why this is failing; VA Dem legislators know they’re facing pushback from within their own party as well as from GOP voters.
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Elizabeth Warren Wants Virginia-Style End to Second Amendment

Elizabeth Warren says if she becomes president, she will immediately move to gut the Second Amendment for the entire country.



Elizabeth Warren says if she becomes president, she will immediately move to gut the Second Amendment for the entire country the same way Virginia Democrats are doing it in the Old Dominion State.

Indeed, she is proposing a new mega bill that would practically eliminate the Second Amendment without bothering to do all that official amending of the Constitution stuff.

The MRC’s P. Gardner Goldsmith recently warned of Warren’s newest anti-Second Amendment proposal:

Warren just introduced a new bill that collects numerous other legislators’ attacks on the right to self-defense, and bundles them into one super-massive singularity. Without a hint of intended irony, she’s called her potential threat of government violence directed at peaceful gun owners (get this) the “Gun Violence and Community Safety Act.”

One of the provisions would raise the federal minimum age to buy a firearm to 21. These age limits already have no basis in the Constitution.

So… we can trust any 18-year-old who joins the military with a gun, but not ANY civilian 18-year-old? How does that make any logical sense?

Warren’s bill would also create a national seven-day waiting period to take possession of a newly purchased firearm.

What a great idea, huh? Goldsmith reminds:

And, by the way, women (such as Carol Browne, of NJ, and Bonnie Elmasri, of Wis) who’ve had those feckless pieces of paper called “restraining orders” taken out against dangerous people have been murdered while waiting to obtain their gun for self-protection. It’s doubtful that Elizabeth Warren would enjoy having armed criminals impose their own arbitrary “waiting period” on the guards who protect her in the Senate.

The bill also creates federal regulations on how gun owners will be required to store their guns. This is just another way to force gun owners to spend exorbitant amounts of money on gun safes, or even to force gun owners to store their guns somewhere outside their own homes where they have little access to them.

Indeed, this is how Democrats want to create a backdoor way of eliminating the Second Amendment. Piling fee upon fee, cost upon cost, and making gun owning so prohibitively expensive that regular Americans just can’t afford to own a gun.

This is a way to legislate guns out of existence without going through the proper channels of amending the Constitution. It is a backdoor elimination of the Second Amendment.

Another thing Warren’s bill would do is create mandatory “gun-free zones,” despite the fact that nearly EVERY mass shooting in recent history was committed in a “gun-free zone.”

Here is another terrible idea in Warren’s plan:

Her bill would also “create a voluntary firearms buyback program,” because, you know, the government owned the firearms in the first place. Makes sense. And it also makes sense that she wants to use YOUR tax money and that of your offspring (deficit spending) to give you money for the gun, so you’re really just circulating your tax money through the parasitic federal bureaucracy, which takes at least 30% of that cash to operate before it will give it back to you after “buying” your gun “back.” Okay.

Some other measures: it would create a federal “red flag” law so that judges and police could summarily eliminate American’s rights without any need to bother with the courts, it would ban 3-D printed guns, burden ammunition sales with a 50 percent tax, add a 30 percent tax to gun sales (again making owning a gun prohibitively expensive), and expand background checks (which you will have to pay a fee to get) to be able to transfer a gun to your own relatives.

There are more measures than these, too. Suffice to say, Warren is proposing to end the Second Amendment by government fiat.

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WATCH: Virginia Democrat Caught in Avalanche of Lies About Guns

Virginia Democrat Mark Levine was caught on video disgorging a long list of lies about guns.



Virginia Democrat Mark Levine was caught on video disgorging a long list of lies about guns proving that Democrats have no clue about gun facts, yet have no problem basing laws on their lies.

The Virginia Delegate, who represents Virginia’s 45th district, was caught at a recent townhall event blurting out one lie after another about guns after he was asked about assault weapons.

During his six-minute reply, Levine revealed that he has no idea what he is talking about on the topic.

First off, Levine asserted that the 1994 Assault Weapons ban reduced crime in the U.S. This is a long-held Democrat talking point. But it is an utter lie. Indeed, the Department of Justice commissioned two separate studies both of which proved that the ban had no effect at all on crime.

Levine went on to claim that hunters don’t even like semi-automatic rifles. This is also a lie as the AR-15 that the left hates so much is a popular hunting rifle for certain types of game.

The leftist lawmaker next proved that he doesn’t know anything about semi-automatic weapons when he said that mass killers love to use them because they are the same as fully automatic weapons. He then went on to lie about what happened during the 2019 shooting in Dayton, Ohio.

Levine said the Dayton killer fired “75 rounds in 30 seconds” during his crime. This is also a lie. The killer fired 41. And he only had that rate of fire because he illegally altered his firearm — that alone proves that he didn’t care about the laws Levine would pass, anyway!

Furthermore, even altered in some way, no semi-automatic weapon can fire 75 rounds in 30 seconds.

Levine also attacked weapons such as the AR-15 as a “weapon of war.” This is another lie. There is no military anywhere in the world that uses the AR-15 and weapons in its class as battlefield arms.

In short, nothing Levine said during his six-minute rant was factual.


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Lawmakers Spur Massive Ammunition Sales Spike in Virginia

Old Dominion is stocking up.



Earlier this week, the Commonwealth of Virginia showed the nation what it looks like when the First and Second Amendments harmonize in the streets.

A massive Richmond rally to show support for the right to bear arms went off without a hitch just days ago, despite the mainstream media’s constant insinuation that violence could be on the horizon.  Authorities grew even more alarmed after a number of white supremacists were arrested after plotting an alleged terror attack at the event.

Yet We The People gathered peacefully, and used our freedom of speech to demand that Virginia lawmakers adhere to the strictest interpretations of the Second Amendment.

Despite this show of figurative force, it looks unlikely that the Democratically-held statehouse will cede an inch.  That’s why Virginians are stocking up.

WSET reports online ammunition seller notes a 137 percent increase in ammo sales to Virginians now versus this same time last year.

AmmunitionToGo’s Brandon Black said, “We’re now seeing a massive number of Virginia shooters stocking up on ammunition in anticipation of new laws that they believe will make it harder to purchase rounds legally.”

Black noted firearm and ammunition sales are impacted by political change in a way unseen with other retail items. He said, “I doubt that any other businesses are affected as much by politics as firearm and ammunition manufacturers and retailers.”

WSET reports Virginians have purchased enough ammo to take the state from simply being in AmmunitionToGo’s “top 20 markets” to being in the top five.

The citizens of Old Dominion are concerned that the Democratic mandate will allow the legislature to pass several bills that would infringe upon their Second Amendment rights, including a licensing process for “assault” rifle owners.

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Hollywood Actor Smears Richmond 2A Demonstrators as Having ‘Klan Smell’

While the rest of America crosses their fingers and prays for peace, Hollywood is poking the bear.



The capitol of the Commonwealth of Virginia is powder keg today, and the often-radical online voices that we often see online are doing their damndest to stoke the fear from afar.

Second Amendment Advocates are demonstrating against the Democratic leadership of Virginia’s statehouse on Monday after a series of proposed and enacted gun laws seemingly threaten to infringe upon the almighty Second Amendment.  The protests have been planned for months, and this has allowed the fervor to be stoked online by meme-makers and internet organizers.

Many fear that today’s events could turn violent, and are calling for cooler heads to prevail.

In Hollywood, however, they’re poking the bear.

James Bond movie star and Dell Technologies pitchman Jeffrey Wright asserted, without evidence, that Monday’s pro-Second Amendment gathering in Richmond, Virginia, “has a Klan-rally smell to it.”

“The organizers aren’t at all bothered that a gun circle jerk in Richmond, VA on #MLKDay has a Klan-rally smell to it? Wonder why,” Wright said in a tweet that included a link to a Washington Post article, titled “Richmond braces for enormous gun-rights rally Monday.”

A militia group demonstration in Richmond today issued warnings that violence could occur, should any radical forces be left to their druthers.


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Militia Leaders Visiting Virginia Capitol Issue Warning Over Possible Violence

Meanwhile, the rest of the nation nervously looks on.



Lobbying Day is well underway at the Virginia State Capitol in Richmond, and throngs of demonstrators and counter protestors are on site and intermingling.

Given the recent history of Virginia’s political violence, all eyes are on Old Dominion today, as the remainder of the nation nervously watches on.  We The People seem united in the belief that violence serves no purpose here, but that this show of political force is what’s important.  The powers that be are the target of our ire; not our fellow Americans.

Still, with so much tension on the ground and animosity online, one of the militia groups demonstrating in Richmond has issued a warning to those who might attend.

High-profile national militia figures gathered for a meeting on Sunday near Richmond said they wanted Monday’s event to be peaceful, but feared the worst, with most saying any “lone wolf” could unleash bitter fighting with a single shot.

“The buildup is probably one of the most intense I’ve seen,” said Tammy Lee, a right-wing Internet personality from Oklahoma, who was a figurehead in Charlottesville.

Christian Yingling, head of the Pennsylvania Light Foot Militia and a leader at the Charlottesville “Unite the Right” rally, said none of his men would carry long guns and they wanted to avoid skirmishes, but forecast they would come.

“With somewhere between 50,000 and 100,000 people possibly coming out, this thing has enormous potential to go bad,” he said.

Charlottesville, Virginia, just over an hour away by car, was the site of horrific violence in 2017 as white supremacist groups clashed with left wing protesters in a racially charged fracas over Confederate statues still standing in the state.

One woman was left dead in Charlottesville after an agitated demonstrator rammed his car into a crowd.



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NBC ‘Reporter’ Pushes Lie that Virginia Gun Rally is Really a ‘White Supremacist’ Event

A reporter for NBC was ripped to pieces after Tweeting the lie that next week’s gun rally in VA is in reality a “white supremacist” event.



A reporter for NBC was ripped to pieces after Tweeting the lie that next week’s Second Amendment rally in Virginia is in reality a “white supremacist” event.

Fake News NBC “reporter” Ben Collins, who tries to hide his tweets by using an obscure name (oneunderscore_) instead of Tweeting under his actual name, jumped to Twitter on Sunday to accuse supporters of the Second Amendment of being “white supremacist” terrorists.

Collins posted a long list of lies about how all the 2A rally goers are actually Nazis, racists, and white supremacists in disguise as supporters of the U.S. Constitution.

“Reporters covering tomorrow’s white nationalist rally in Virginia, I’m absolutely begging you: Verify information before you send it out tomorrow, even if it’s a very sensational rumor you heard from a cop,” Collins tweeted. “Don’t become a hero in neo-Nazi propaganda circles with made-up stuff.”

Collins was immediately called on the carpet for his lies. And according to Fox News he tried to defend himself with even more lies.

Defending his post from a torrent of criticism, Collins initially argued that federal law enforcement had arrested six suspected Neo-Nazis in advance of the rally in states including Georgia, Maryland and Delaware, with some of the suspects apparently intending to travel to the Richmond rally.

Collins also remarked that there has been an “enormous amount of 4chan and Qanon chatter,” appropriating intelligence-community lingo to describe online communications from conspiracy groups and troll websites.

But after a few hours of being attacked by people ripping him for his lies, Collins deleted the Tweets.

“Hi everybody!” the liar tweeted. “I’m deleting a tweet so I can be super clear about tomorrow’s rally in Virginia. The Lobby Day protest is and has traditionally been a gun rights rally, but white nationalists, including militant group The Base, have been planning violent action at the event.”

Gun rights activist Cam Edwards noted that the rally is far from a “white supremacist” rally but is actually a long-standing Virginia event.

“Speaking of propaganda and made-up stuff, Lobby Day isn’t a ‘white nationalist rally,’ but an annual event for Virginians to lobby lawmakers,” Edwards said. “Is this the type of coverage we should expect from NBC News?”

Ben Collins has a long, long history of psychotic, conspiracy ramblings.

Collins previously had charged that “white radicalization is a public health crisis,” arguing that “the president and his coterie pretty overtly sympathize with some white nationalist ideals and leaders.”

And last year, Collins claimed to unearth the right-wing conspiracy underlying the “learn to code” meme, in which internet users mocked journalists by implying they should obtain more meaningful jobs if they want job security.

NBC has not responded to questions as to why it employs such a liar and conspiracy nut.

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