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Mayors Against Guns: Let’s ban accurate rifles

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Because two bit criminals are going to dump several thousand dollars on a TrackingPoint: David Chipman, a spokesman for Mayors Against Illegal Guns which lobbies for an expansion of background checks for people buying guns, said the PGF “is not your grandfather’s hunting rifle used for sport and recreation this is a weapon designed to […]

Mayors against guns breaking the law?

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Not just another illegal mayor but the whole group: One California mayor is now saying that their use of his name on lobbying letters is illegal since he is not part of the group and made his resignation clear months ago.

Mayors Against Guns Merges With Moms Demand Action

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Meh, they’re all bankrolled by the same few anyway: Moms will soon join mayors in a push to limit access to illegal firearms, as two high-profile groups reveal plans to merge. Outgoing New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns on Thursday will announce that it is joining with Moms Demand Action for […]

Speaking of Mayors Against Guns

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Paying off their members to keep them from quitting?

Mayors Against Guns Supports Sexual Harassment?

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Well, one of their featured mayors is accused of it. Another illegal mayor in the making.

More mayors quit Mayors Against Guns

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Well, not really. But Buzzfeed has a bit on a lot of mayors quitting the group because it’s not what they signed up for. A trend covered on gun blogs for years.

In Mayors Against Guns News

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Another illegal mayor, this one naked and drunk on his porch. A mayor member lost his re-election bid

Mayors Against Guns in Michigan

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Gee, I thought they were for reasonable controls. But they’re opposing modernizing MI’s gun control laws.

Mayors Against Guns Going After Politician’s Churches

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

This is pretty shitty.

From the land of Mayors Against Guns

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

A woman who was cleared in the alleged murder of her husband because of physical abuse gets five years for violating NY gun laws.

Mayors Against Guns

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

The company you keep: 15 Mayors Against Guns are criminals. It’s a recurring theme. And now, there’s a mayor listed as a member. But he died in 2010. Zombie mayors!

Mayors Against Guns

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Bloomberg pulls gun permits of disabled cops.

Mayors Against Guns Stuff

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Why are anti-gun activists so violent? In Wisconsin, MAIG mayor defeated.

Mayors Against Guns Plans

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

Alan: This is not about enforcing existing laws. This is about creating new ones, and banning guns. No wonder Bloomberg didn’t want it made public.

Mayors Against Guns Sooper Seekrit Plan

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

It’s not a secret anymore. Seems some pro-rights activists got a hold of it. Quite a wish list they have there, including such gems as RealID for gun purchases and enhanced record keeping by FFLs. In the past, gun control group like the Brady Campaign and the Violence Policy Center have been, frankly, jokes. Oh, […]

Mayors Against Guns in the news

Monday, October 5th, 2009

If you thought it would be a major paper covering their disappearing members, accusations they’re using names of mayors without the their permission or that a good number of them are in jail, you would be wrong. It’s about their action plan.

More Mayors Against Guns Stuff

Monday, September 28th, 2009

More allegations that MAIG listed people who never signed up: Mayor Dale Strasser says he is a member of the National Rifle Association and has never supported any gun control organizations. So he was surprised to discover that pro-gun control organization Mayors Against Illegal Guns said he was a member in its promotional materials. “My […]

Mayors Against Guns and the Brady Campaign

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Proving once again that they have no grassroots and are all intertwined, the connections between MAIG and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Ownership.

Mayors Against Guns

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Yup: A substantial number of member of the coalition have been indicted in recent months, on felony charges. Here in the US, conviction of felony means the immediate loss of both the right to vote and the right to own a gun for the rest of one’s life. This is an organization that espouses doing […]

More on Mayors Against Guns

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Michael Silence addresses my concern that no press outlets have mentioned that, in two weeks, MAIG has lost 50 members. He says that the group is mentioned in small papers. I quickly perused the first few news links articles and I didn’t see one that mentioned that 50 members had dropped out. Granted, I could […]

Mayors Against Guns Trouble

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

Buckeye Firearms: Is Mayor Bloomberg adding mayors to his gun control front group without permission? Not the first time I have heard that allegation. Though 46 mayors have left, press coverage focuses on those that stay in. Also, fact-checking their ads.

Mayors against guns

Monday, September 14th, 2009

NRA targets GA Mayor. And it seems the group has lost several members recently.

Speaking of Mayors Against Guns

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Seattle mayor ousted. And pro-gun successes in Pennsylvania.

Wal-Mart partners with Mayors Against Guns

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

From the horse’s, err, well you know: Wal-Mart and the bi-partisan coalition of Mayors Against Illegal Guns have announced that Wal-Mart, the largest seller of firearms in the nation, has adopted the new Responsible Firearms Retailer Partnership, a 10-point code that will help ensure that guns do not fall into the wrong hands. And if […]

Mayors Against Guns Update

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

A plan: Taking on the Anti-Gun Mayors of Pennsylvania Meanwhile, in Ohio, another mayor quits Mayor Bloomberg’s coalition upon discovering it really is just an anti-gun group. One of many.

Mayors Against Guns

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

NSSF’s Ted Novin takes the group on: Maligning a legitimate industry and its many millions of law-abiding consumers is as inappropriate as it is unproductive in stopping criminals who willfully disobey the law.

Haslam out of Mayors Against Guns?

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

I’ve followed the issue of gubernatorial candidate and Knoxville mayor Haslam and and his unfortunate membership in an anti-gun group for a bit. A reader notes: Hey, I went to the Mayors Against Illegal Guns web site and Knoxville and Haslam are not there. Did he quit? He did distance himself from them in the […]

Mayors Against Guns on the tubes

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

They’ve set up a youtube channel and are really pushing this fictitious gun show loophole thing. They’re also reminding everyone that McCain buys this gun show loophole nonsense.

Mayors Against Guns – Tennessee

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

So, we knew that Shelby County Mayor Wharton and Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam were members of the Joyce Foundation funded group Mayors Against Guns. But now, there’s a new edition. Via Rustmeister, seems Oak Ridge Mayor Tom Beehan is also a member of this sham group. Other mayors have figured out the group is a […]

Mayors Against Guns and the NRA

Tuesday, February 6th, 2007

The NRA has a page up listing the mayors who joined Bloomberg’s anti-gun group. They also have contact info and how to be heard. Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam is a member of the group. So, if you local yokels haven’t called the mayor in a while, do so at: Phone: 865-215-2040 Fax: 865-215-2085 mayor@cityofknoxville.org