New EU Trophy Import Rules in Effect Despite Procedural Violations
EVEN THOUGH THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION DID NOT FOLLOW ALL MANDATORY PROCEDURAL STEPS FOR RULE CHANGES, NEW IMPORTATION RULES IMMEDIATELY APPLY FOR EU HUNTERS WHO HAVE RECENTLY HUNTED, OR ARE PLANNING TO HUNT WHITE RHINO, LION, ELEPHANT, HIPPO, ARGALI SHEEP, AND POLAR BEAR.
The European Union (EU) has started enforcing rules that make it more difficult to import hunting trophies of these six species into the EU. The European Commission failed to consult and get approval from the European Council for the rules. ...
Avian Influenza Detected in Wyoming - State Veterinarian and Wyoming Game and Fish urge caution for those handling birds
CHEYENNE – State officials received confirmation on Wednesday that the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza strain was identified in a Canada goose found near Cheyenne, Wyoming. This is the first detection of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in Wyoming. The Wyoming Game and ...
Wal-Mart Fights Bid to Curb Gun Sales of Military Style Rifles
By Joann S. Lublin,WSJ
A U.S. appeals court showdown looms next month for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in a case with potentially broad impact on how much influence investors can have over their companies.
The dispute concerns Wal-Mart’s sales of assault rifles with high-capacity magazines. New York’s Trinity Wall Street church wants shareholders to vote on a resolution calling on Wal-Mart’s board to review management decisions to sell the weapons, as ...
Sheriff Mack: Gun Ownership Rising, Making U.S. Safer
By Melissa Clyne
A recent poll finding that gun ownership in America is on the decline does not jibe with historical fact, says former Arizona Sheriff Richard Mack, founder of the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association.
"Since [President Barack] Obama's been in office, sales of guns, including what they call assault rifles, ...
Study: Hunting Increases Levels of Love Hormones in Men
Researchers tracked the Tsimane people, an indigenous population of foragers and farmers in the lowlands of Bolivia’s Amazon basin, and found that male testosterone levels spiked during a day of hunting. Men who had large testosterone spikes during the day experienced corresponding increases in oxytocin, a hormone thought to promote intimacy and romantic feelings in relationships and to increase empathy and trust. Scientists also think the hormone is an important factor in monogamous pair bonding.
Safari Club International (SCI) invites hunters throughout the U.S. to once again participate in its annual lobby day on Thursday, May 7, 2015. SCI will organize over 200 Capitol Hill meetings for hundreds of SCI members ...
Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act Had Second Senate Hearing
The Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2015 (S. 405) had its second Senate hearing this morning. Two vital hearings necessary for this important bill to move forward have taken place in under a week’s time. The message to hunters from Capitol Hill is clear -- the new Senate is ready and willing to move this vital piece ...
CCRKBA Blasts Anti-Gun Dems For 'Pouring Gas' On Grassroots
BELLEVUE, WA – Anti-gun Capitol Hill Democrats just couldn’t resist further provoking the nation’s law-abiding gun owners with yesterday’s renewed push to ban ammunition even after the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives had temporarily stepped back from such a proposal on Tuesday, and it’s time for the public to smack them down hard, the Citizens Committee for the ...
Born November 15, 1955. Residence in Cody, Wyoming. Raised in Dublin, Ohio. Attended Dublin Local Schools, University of Wyoming, Ohio State University, Capital Law School.
Taught high school English/Journalism/Coached at Cody High School, Casper Natrona High School in Casper, Wyoming and Dublin Coffman High School in Dublin, Ohio. Worked as a
book publisher for Taylor Publishing Company of Dallas, Texas. Worked as a direct factory rep/professional shooter/gun salesman for Beretta USA. Last 14 years has owned and
operated Gunrunner Auctions in Burton, Ohio. Opened an extension of Gunrunner Auctions in Cody, Wyoming in the summer of 2013.