June 7, 2018
Governor Abbott Unveils Plan To Address School Safety In Texas
Office of the Texas Governor

Governor Greg Abbott today joined state and local leaders to unveil his School and Firearm Safety Action Plan. The Governor’s plan contains 40 recommendations and includes proposals that call for increasing law enforcement presence at schools, strengthening existing campus security programs, enhancing firearm safety, providing mental health evaluations that identify students at risk of harming others, and much more. 

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Are Our Active Shooting Response Models Viable?
Spotter Up

With active shootings seemingly reoccurring on a weekly basis, we need an analytical approach that removes certain emotional factors from the encounter to determine the effectiveness of the training that is being provided. 

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TCHA's Standardized LTC Lesson Plan/Workbook

This workbook covers the Texas "License to Carry" Training Requirements to Legally Carry a Handgun in the State of Texas and is presented in a straightforward, easy to understand manner. The 2015 Edition (Revised 2017) is based on the changes that occurred during the 84th & 85th legislative sessions (e.g., open carry, campus carry, use of restraint holsters, place of worship volunteer security, storing & transporting of firearms & ammo by a LTC in a school parking lot, etc...). The workbook follows TCHA's Standardized LTC PowerPoint Lesson Plan. [8.5 x 11 and Spiral-Bound.]

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5 Self-Defense Weapons You Probably Ignored But Shouldn’t
USA Carry
Everyone thinks the trump card in a self-defense situation is a gun. A gun is a weapon like anything else. The most efficient weapon is you. In this article, we will discuss five extremely practical self-defense weapons that often get overlooked.

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Top 5 Things to Know Before Carrying Your Firearm to the Beach - Texas
U.S. & Texas Law Shield

You might think the only thing you need to figure out for your beach vacation is how to get your .44 magnum in your swimming trunks, but there are other factors you need to consider before you head out for fun in the sun. We want to make sure you know the law before you go soak up the sun, and we have developed five tips for carrying your firearm to the beach.

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So, you think you're a shooter?
Max Cooper Survival

General thoughts on shooting and the importance of complementary skills that go along with shooting.

Aguila Cup Coming To United States This June
NRA Shooting Sports USA

From June 14-17, for the very first time on U.S. soil, Texas Armament and Technology and Aguila Ammunition will be hosting the Aguila Cup. This will provide shooters the opportunity to compete in a contest identical to the wildly successful Copa Aguila, which has taken place in Guadalajara for the past three years, but this time in the U.S., in Decatur, TX.

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Culture, Not Guns, Is At The Root Of Our Mass Shootings Increase
The Federalist

Before the 1960s there were almost no mass shooting incidents in the United States, but the trend has increased ever since then. Why? The number of homicides has decreased and the number of households that have guns has also dropped significantly. There must be another cause...

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Thoughts on Being a Villain and a Victim

I recently had the opportunity to assist ... with an inside-the-home, scenario-based class for 20 ladies .... The class focused on situational awareness, decision making, legal justification and proper weapon-handling skills while offering opportunities to use Simunition (nonlethal training ammunition) in certain self-defense situations.

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The Rise of Mass Knife Attacks Around the World Shows the Problem Isn’t Guns. It’s People.
The Organic Prepper
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Having a Professional Drive to Your Home and Clean Your Guns Is More Practical Than You Might Think
The Washington Free Beacon
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USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor Closed Indefinitely
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