Senate sides with law-abiding Americans

by Jeff Knox -- It looks like gun control efforts in the U.S. Senate are effectively dead for the time being, after the Senate voted down seven gun-related proposals during a contentious more…

Gun debate led by village idiots

by Jeff Knox -- For people like me, who have been handling guns for decades, the terminology, function and safety rules of firearms are second nature. That's why it is so astounding more…

Catch your senators while you can

by Jeff Knox -- Your two U.S. senators are supposed to be at home working in their local offices this week and next before returning to Washington, where one of their first-agenda more…

Harry Reid's gun-control gambit

by Jeff Knox -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., has decided to approach the troublesome issue of gun control craftily. Reid said that rather than include all of the pending gun-control more…

Dangerous duty for concealed carriers

by Jeff Knox -- It seems like common sense and courtesy – if you are stopped, you should mention to the officer if you are carrying a concealed weapon. But like so more…

Bloomberg buys Chicago congressional seat

by Jeff Knox -- The South Side of Chicago has long been a hotbed of political intrigue and corruption, but soon overwhelmingly Democratic residents of the South Side and the southern suburbs more…

Gun-show control

by Jeff Knox -- Arizona Republic columnist E.J. Montini, in a recent column, suggested that Arizona enact what he termed "gun show gun control," citing the "No Loaded Guns" policy enforced at more…