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SCOTUS: Sorry, Democrats, There Is No Gun Crisis

SCOTUS: Sorry, Democrats, There Is No Gun Crisis

Breaking down the Supreme Court’s decision on gun permits: states can no use a “may issue” policy for carrying firearms; they are now limited to “shall issue” laws. There are only nine “may issue” states according to the U.S. Concealed Carry Association. The SCOTUS decision is about these nine liberal states and their requirement that citizens …

BIDEN BOOM BUST: The Winter of Death is Coming | Steve Berman

BIDEN BOOM BUST: The Winter of Death is Coming | Steve Berman

In January 2022, the White House released President Biden’s economic outlook. American Progress crowed: “It’s time to take stock of the historic economic boom under his leadership.” Sure, employment is at a very high level, but full employment is not what it’s cracked up to be. And now, the chickens of inflation, supply shortages, and frankly, too …