By Tom Knighton
2017 has been an odd year for firearms and the Second Amendment. Despite a GOP controlled Congress, we’ve found ourselves battling to defend our Second Amendment rights far more than some thought we would need to.
Now, the Gun Owners of America have offered up their year in review
Year in Review: GOA Announces Top Ten in 2017Springfield, VA – Gun Owners of America (GOA) released the annual Top Ten in 2017 report, which highlights GOA’s accomplishments throughout 2017.
The report showcases the top ten achievements of GOA in 2017, including:
- Infuriating Nancy Pelosi: “The Republicans in Congress are [a] wholly-owned subsidiary [of] Gun Owners of America,” Pelosi said on October 4. Her statement is reminiscent of what former Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid had to say about GOA last year: “Senate Republicans continue to cower [before] the Gun Owners of America… GOA is even worse than bad.”
- Advancing Constitutional Carry: GOA worked hard in North Dakota and New Hampshire to get permitless carry passed and signed into law.
- GOA Victorious Before the Supreme Court: GOA successfully supported Elijah Manuel against “unreasonable searches and seizures” earlier this year. It has long been GOA’s contention that gun owners stand to be among the first …Read the Rest
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