Category Archives: BATF

Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives

ATF shelves controversial bullet ban proposal

5.56mm ammunition proposed ban

Published March 10, 2015  FoxNews

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is shelving a proposal to ban a popular but highly lethal type of bullet, amid opposition from gun-rights advocates and hundreds of  members of Congress. Continue reading ATF shelves controversial bullet ban proposal

The Proposed ammo ban

5.56mm ammunition proposed ban

Posted March 3, 2015  MyFoxHouston

Will banning a green-tipped bullet protect the men in blue? The Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives claims it will, and has proposed pulling the ammunition from the market. But police say there must be another reason. Continue reading The Proposed ammo ban

ATF pushes bullet ban, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle

AR15 Bushmaster

Published February 27, 2015  Washington Examiner

It’s starting.

As promised, President Obama is using executive actions to impose gun control on the nation, targeting the top-selling rifle in the country, the AR-15 style semi-automatic, with a ban on one of the most-used AR bullets by sportsmen and target shooters. Continue reading ATF pushes bullet ban, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle