ATF Director B. Todd Jones spoke in a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing today, and confirmed exactly what I said when the M855 party started: the ATF is not just concerned about M855, but all 5.56 ammunition.
To those of you who said that contacting the ATF and your representative about the proposed ban on M855 wouldn’t work, this one’s for you. The ATF announced today that “will not at this time seek to issue a final framework” on “armor piercing” ammunition.
Update 3/10/2015: The ATF announced that it will not move forward with a ban on M855 at this time. The M855 saga continues with what appears to be a play right out of the Communist playbook. Townhall is reporting that the M855 round has already been banned in the new ATF regulation guide:
Glock teased us today by releasing the following image on their Facebook page. It appears that Glock will be releasing or announcing a new pistol at the upcoming NRA Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN. Let the speculation begin.
The ATF recently decided it has the authority to reclassify M855 5.56 round as “armor piercing” and therefore ban its sale to the civilian market. Of course, this has “nothing to do with gun control” and is instead an effort to “protect the lives and safety of law enforcement officers from the threat posed by […]
Our friends over at CMT Tactical are having a Tax Stamp Tuesday sale that you might want to get in on. I have a set of matched billet receivers from CMT and they are fantastic.
Beretta announced today that they have debuted a new full-size striker fired pistol, a first for Beretta, at the International Defense Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi. The pistol is called the APX, and is a multi-caliber/modular system that Beretta will be submitting to the upcoming US Army Modular Handgun System:
Our friends over at CMT Tactical announced today that their ambidextrous billet receiver sets are now available!
If more people read and understood the Constitution (in particular the 10th Amendment), this country wouldn’t be in the mess that it’s in today.
UPDATE 1/28/2015 12:00 MST: Jesse James has backed out. The following messages were posted to Facebook by Brent Taylor, the Director of Marketing at Liberty Suppressors, and reposted here with permission. Original Post And Jesse James accepted. Check this out. From Facebook: Jesse James of Jesse James Firearms Unlimited has accepted our offer and we […]