Michigan Gun News

Learn all about the political candidates and events that shape your life here in the great state of Michigan.

Having Fed the Iron Pipeline: What to do and expect after a firearm is stolen

This is a Public Service Announcement You’re on a trip, a beautiful drive through middle America, and you see a shining sign. Cabela’s! You stop, naturally, to go in and do the tour. Ten minutes later you return to your vehicle, a box of ammo in a bag and drink from the cooler in hand to see that your car …

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MGO, MOC, SAM – Michigan 2nd Amendment March

(Photo Credit: Jason Gillman Candidate for 104th House District Seat) Today several of the 248Shooter crew made it out to the 2nd Amendment March at the State Capital Building in Lansing.  We were joined by roughly 200 other like minded people that included, fathers, mothers, grandparents, kids and all manner of responsible gun owners. To the surprise of Mothers Demand Action …

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Changing the Narrative Of Gun Rights

It became clear to me it is time to change the narrative about gun rights when I was asked the other day how many live shooter incidents in the U.S. had a concealed weapon carrier come to the rescue. He was looking for statistics over multiple years that show how many people with concealed weapons stopped the criminal. And likewise, how …

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Current State of Michigan Firearm Legislation March 2016

The State of Michigan has a “full time” legislature, which means they are in session year round. Each legislative session lasts for two years and we are currently just over 60% of the way through the 2015-2016 session. More on the legislative process here. In the first 14 ½ months of the current legislative session, close to 150 firearm related …

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I’ve talked with a spree killer…

I’ve talked with a spree killer… That’s an odd thing to acknowledge having stood face to face with a man who has killed now seven people and an eighth’s life still far from certain. What did we speak of? Guns… I was working so, of course, we talked about guns. I do that with dozens of people each day. I’ve …

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Constitutional Carry (Permitless Carry) back in the Michigan Legislature

House Bills 5301-5304 were introduced by state Reps. Tom Barrett, R-Potterville; Lee Chatfield, R-Levering; Triston Cole, R-Mancelona; and Jim Runestad, R-White Lake. The GOP with the hope of bi-partisian support due to this being a major election year have put forth a series of bills that look to remove the existing restrictions required to conceal carry. One of their things …

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5 Years After, The Brian Terry Foundation Fund Raiser

248Shooter, Gat Daily and a slew of other Michigan and National companies are proud to support Trek and MDFI in their Annual Brian Terry Foundation Fund Raiser. We are proud to be a part of this as a donating member and Thank Trek, Doug of ATEi and all those involved in putting this together. This year the fundraising is being …

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The Gift of Gun Rights for Christmas

Another terror attack and another series of talking heads telling you and the sheep of America it’s time to limit gun rights. I know that everything is cyclical and what happened once will happen again, but can we just agree that this constant blaming of responsible gun owners for the actions of criminals and terrorist is unfounded. So what are …

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Just Released SB442 S-2 (revised) and SB561 S-1 (revised) Summary with Explanations

Sen. Green and Sen. Meekhof are pushing forward an amended version of SB442 as well as expanding on that bill with a new bill SB561. MCRGO is for these bills and MGO and MOC still against them. What does the back and forth mean to you though? The answer to that is going to be individualized based on what you …

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Just Released SB442 S-1 (revised) and SB561Summary with Explanations

NOTE This is now Outdated. Please see the new Post: http://248shooter.com/index.php/just-released-sb442-s-2-revised-and-sb561-s-1-revised-summary-with-explanations/   Sen. Green and Sen. Meekhof are pushing forward an amended version of SB442 as well as expanding on that bill with a new bill SB561. With MCRGO and the NRA for these bills and MGO and MOC still against them. What does the back and forth mean to …

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