This week, in show #35, Carrie Lightfoot and Barbara Baird discuss firearms news, cool products and events. The topic, self-defense insurance, is covered in an interview with Heather Borland, of the United States Concealed Carry Association. Sponsored by Ruger.
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Firearms news you can use
Barb talks about The Hearing Protection Act, H.R. 367, which would remove suppressors from regulation under the National Firearms Act, replacing the federal transfer process with a National Instant Criminal Background. Of course, the LA Times thinks we want suppressors so that we can become more militarized: http://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-gun-silencers-20170110-story.html
Carrie presents a listicle of the top 10 states with the most gun dealers. You might be surprised at the results and who made the list: http://www.guns.com/2017/01/06/10-states-with-the-most-gun-dealers-per-capita/
Barb wore these super boots while hunting in Texas earlier this week. Danner has a full line of women’s boots for hikers and hunters: http://www.danner.com/women/hunt/women-s-high-ground-8-realtree-xtra-400g.html
Carrie wants to hook this carabiner on her range wear so that she can go to it, quickly: https://myoutdoorshop.com/products/aluminum-carabiner-multi-tool
Theme: Self-Defense Insurance
Interview by Carrie with Heather Borland, of the United States Concealed Carry Association. The women discuss many benefits of owning personal defense insurance.
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Barb is a member of the UK’s premiere women’s shooting organization: Shotgun & Chelsea Bun club events for 2017 http://shotgunandchelseabunclub.co.uk/events/
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Publisher/Editor Barbara Baird is a freelance writer in hunting, shooting and outdoor markets. She is a contributing editor at "SHOT Business," and her bylines are found at several top hunting and shooting publications, including NRA, NSSF and Field & Stream. View all posts by Barbara Baird