ATF Firearms Trace Data Editorial & Commentary Round Up – April 30th 2012

Compiled by Richard Wahl
NRA-ILA Librarian

NRA-ILA Library Pack
NRA-ILA Library Pack

Charlotte, NC –-( NRA-ILA The Library Pack is a daily compilation of articles on Second Amendment and firearm news from the past 24 hour news cycle.

The following is a round up of the most recent editorials related to ATF Firearms Trace Data and gun rights from across the USA as of April 30th 2012.

ATF Releases Government Of Mexico Firearms Trace Data
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
April 26, 2012
Rehberg Amendment to Block Unauthorized Record Keeping on Gun Owners
Passes in U.S. House Committee on Appropriations
National Rifle Association
April 26, 2012
Rehberg Amendment Protects Gun Owners from Unauthorized
Obama Administration Tracking Policy
U.S. Representatives§iontree=5,26&itemid=1909
April 26, 2012
Byline: Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-MT)
New ATF Data Proves Overwhelming Majority of Guns Recovered in Mexico Come from U.S.
U.S. Senate'Fuseaction=Files.View&FileStoreid=beaff893-63c1-4941-9903-67a0dc739b9d.
April 26, 2012
Byline: Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
Mexico seized 68,000 guns from US since 2006
Associated Press
April 26, 2012
Byline: Pete Yost
Data show most firearms recovered at Mexican crime scenes originate in U.S.
CNN Wire
April 26, 2012
Byline: Terry Frieden
ATF Publishes Misleading Trace Data From Mexico
Town Hall
April 27, 2012
Byline: Katie Pavlich
Will right questions be asked at today's ‘ATF Roundtable'?
The Examiner
April 26, 2012
Byline: David Codrea
NSSF Responds to Op-Ed on Mexico
National Shooting Sports Foundation
April 26, 2012
    Byline: Larry Keane
House Committee Blasted on Vote to Block Funding For Mexico Border Gun Trafficking Program
Brady Campaign
April 26, 2012
Vast Majority of Mexican Crime Guns Originate in U.S. New ATF Trace Data Reveals
Violence Policy Center
April 26, 2012

NRA-ILA The Library Pack is a daily compilation of articles on Second Amendment and firearm news from the past 24 hour news cycle.

Depending on the publication, there may be a time lag of one to two days, for some articles.

Stories of national importance, will generally have articles from several publications, to reflect the reporting styles, and points of view contained. These publications include, the Washington Times, Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, AmmoLand Shooting Sports News and additional primary news networks.

For most regional stories, one article will be selected. This will be the best article, with copyright compliance. Not every article from all regional sources are represented, so as not to be redundant.

The Library Pack includes articles on federal, state, and local legislation, and court cases; firearms control, right-to-carry, self defense, armed citizen, publication editorials and commentaries, hunting, shooting sports, international.

Although not always pro gun the posting include articles of importance to the NRA, Second Amendment, firearm rights, and firearm news.

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