When Gun Rights Protections Really Aren’t
As many of us remember, there were several battles to protect the 2nd Amendment in Washington State this year. (For a brief recap, please read here, here, here). Thankfully, 2nd Amendment constitutionalists banded together and forced our mushy legislators to defeat every anti firearms bill introduced and supported by Democrats and Republican alike. But there’s a new battle waging in the form of ballot initiatives.
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Tags: Background Checks
, Elizabeth Scott
, Freedom Agenda
, Gun control
, HB 1588
, Mike Hope
, R. Clayton Strang
, Snohomish County Republican Party
, Washington State
The New Gun Confiscation Strategy
This piece is co-authored by Kit Lange and R. Clayton Strang We have been so honored to be a part of the liberty movement here in Washington State. We’ve been able to come together to defeat some truly terrible legislation. We’ve killed Rep. Mike Hope’s (R, 44th LD) “universal background checks for all firearm transfers” bill (HB 1588) which was really nothing more than | Read More »
Good Cop, Bad Cop
It’s certain that no strategy is 100% effective, and it would be unwise to think that any politician can be corrected 100% of the time. That being said, a healthy skepticism should be maintained regarding our elected officials, even when they are from our own party. And constant vigilance must be maintained in defense of our rights. Politicians respond to pressure and it’s time for conservative activists to use it in their own party.
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With Republicans Like This, Who Needs Democrats?
All that conservatives want and expect from our elected Representatives is to stand on Republican principles, but even that is too much to ask, it seems. Rep. Hope took an oath to uphold the Constitution, not sell it out. Perhaps he needs some reminding of that fact.
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R. Clayton Strang for State Committeeman
On Saturday, December 1, 2012 Republican Precinct Committee Officers in Snohomish County, Washington will gather to reorganize our county Republican Party. The only matter of business that will be discussed is the election of new leadership in the Snohomish County Republican Party. The kind of leadership that we elect will determine the direction of our Party. As we’re all aware, many challenges face our nation and | Read More »
The Purpose of the Party
“My biggest random rant is people who do not understand the WSRP, it’s role (sic), structure, power or abilities and have never been involved with the WSRP. And then make claims which simply are not true.” ~Kirby Wilbur, Chairman of the Washington State Republican Party What does it mean to be a Republican? Why does our party exist? These don’t seem like questions that | Read More »
The War on Faith in Washington State
225 years ago, the Founders of our Great Republic gave us a gift; The United States Constitution. This monumental document changed the nature of the relationship between the governed and government. No longer could government keep the citizenry under its boot with unlimited power, for this Constitution laid out in plain, but specific detail what the government was allowed to do. These enumerated powers contained | Read More »
An Open Letter To Washington State Republican Party Chairman Kirby Wilbur
Dear Mr. Chairman: On Thursday June 28, 2012 the Supreme Court of the United States upheld the monstrous legislation known as “Obamacare.” As I am sure you are aware, the Washington State Attorney General and a Republican candidate for Washington State Governor, Rob McKenna, has said that he opposes a repeal of any portion of the Affordable Care Act and is ready to implement it | Read More »