“But for days, in city after city, we saw those peaceful protests get hijacked by rioting and looting that had zero to do with George Floyd…”—Dori Monson, KIRO, Seattle
Essentially, for Second Amendment activists across the country, it amounts to a roster of incumbents and candidates they can oppose in November.
The only things separating the U.S. and Canada are an invisible border and the Second Amendment. Ignoring that or taking it for granted could prove disastrous in November.
“Gov. Northam decided to keep Northern Virginia shut down including ranges…So we are suing…”—John Crump
“The group’s partners include representatives from Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu and Sikh backgrounds, several of them well-known progressive activists.”-Associated Press
“We have to shine light on this so that an action of this type will never be carried out again.”—Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, regarding Operation Fast & Furious
“Universal background checks are a starting point for Everytown, and ‘our goal is obviously move forward on that front…”–Everytown senior political adviser Charlie Kelly
We will continue pressing these cases wherever they’ve shown up because we’re not just talking about business here, we’re talking about rights.”—Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation
“It could be the Second Amendment doomsday scenario that gun control advocates fear and gun rights activists are hoping for.”—Matt Cohen, Mother Jones
“The Court understands the Governor’s desire to protect the citizens…But in taking steps to stop the spread of COVID-19, he took a step beyond what is allowed.”—Judge F. Patrick Yeatts
“The Court should address that issue soon, perhaps in one of the several Second Amendment cases with petitions for certiorari now pending before the Court.”—Justice Brett Kavanaugh
“Criminals don’t do background checks.”—U.S. District Court Judge Roger Benitez
“Biden believes we should work to eventually require that 100% of firearms sold in the U.S. are smart guns.”
“The Constitution explicitly protects the fundamental human right to bear arms, especially for self-defense.”—FPC President Brandon Combs
“The people of this state are rightfully alarmed and upset by the Governor’s ill-advised decision to simply release hundreds of inmates…”—WA State Sen. Mike Padden
“Presidential election years are the moment when we see the greatest numbers of people moving onto the registration rolls.”– Kristen Clarke, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
“There is no COVID-19 exception in the Constitution, and even this crisis has constitutional limits.”—Adam Kraut, FPC’s Director of Legal Strategy
“This is the time when (the Second Amendment) is most needed. This is the time we have to defend the right vigorously.”—Larry Keane, Senior VP, NSSF
“The importance of this Second Amendment Case is highlighted by the huge number of plaintiffs and defendants.”—SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan Gottlieb
The Department of Homeland Security has declared firearms manufacturers & gun retailers “essential businesses,” driving a spike through the heart of various state & local “emergency” lockdowns.