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A blog covering our Second Amendment freedoms featuring Opinion Page Senior Editor Emily Miller. Follow her on Twitter @EmilyMiller

  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., right, sits next to the Senate Judiciary Committee's ranking Republican, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, during a hearing on the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013.. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    MILLER: The illogic of Dianne Feinstein’s ‘assault weapons’ ban

    By Emily Miller | Published March 14, 2013 Comments

    The Senate Judiciary Committee passed Thursday Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s “assault weapons” ban by a straight party-line vote, despite Republican efforts to point out the obvious holes in the legislation.

  • Emily Miller speaking at the meeting of the Virginia Citizens Defense League. Annandale, Va. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013.

    VIDEO: Emily Miller speech to Virginia Citizens Defense League

    by | Published March 5, 2013 Comments

    Emily Miller, The Washington Times' senior opinion editor, was invited to speak at the Virginia Citizens Defense League meeting on Feb. 28 in Annandale. Topics included getting a gun in the District of Columbia, David Gregory, crime in "gun free" zones, President Obama's gun-control agenda and bills pending in U.S. Congress.

  • Emily Miller on Fox Business Channel's "Lou Dobbs Tonight" on Feb. 27, 2013

    VIDEO: Emily Miller on Fox Business (Feb. 27, 2013)

    by THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Published February 28, 2013 Comments

    Emily Miller, The Washington Times' senior opinion editor, was on "Lou Dobbs Tonight" on the Fox Business channel from New York on Feb. 27. Mr. Dobbs asked the n the "political A-team" panel about President Obama's handling of the sequester and budget cuts.

  • First Lady Michelle Obama on ABC News' "Good Morning America" talking about gun control. Jan. 26, 2013

    MILLER: ABC insists edit of Michelle Obama gun gaffe was 'for time'

    by Emily Miller | Published February 26, 2013 Comments

    ABC News edited out First Lady Michelle Obama saying that a Chicago teenager was killed with an “automatic weapon.” Hadiya Pendleton was allegedly shot by a gang member on probation for a weapons charge with a handgun, not a rifle, which would be semi-automatic (unless it was a revolver.)

  • Emily Miller on Blaze TV's "Wilkow!" show. Feb. 19, 2013

    VIDEO: Emily Miller on Blaze TV (Feb. 19, 2013)

    by THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Published February 23, 2013 Comments

    Blaze TV's Andrew Wilkow interviewed Emily Miller about the most extreme current gun-control efforts. Topics included the Washington state bill that would allow warrantless searches and seizures for guns; Missouri bill permitting confiscation of guns; and Mexico demands that border states turn over the names of all American gun owners.

  • Emily Miller on C-SPAN. Feb. 21, 2013

    VIDEO: Emily Miller on C-SPAN (Feb. 21, 2013)

    by Emily Miller | Published February 21, 2013 Comments

    C-SPAN's Peter Slen interviewed Emily Miller for the special "Gun Ownership in America." Topics included her series about getting a legal handgun in Washington, D.C. and recent gun-control efforts by the Obama administration. She also responded to viewers questions by phone and Twitter on the "Washington Journal" show, which was live from Blue Ridge Arsenal in Chantilly, Va.

  • David Gregory holding a 30-round magazine at NBC's Washington bureau (NBC/Meet the Press)

    MILLER: The David Gregory police mystery

    by Emily Miller | Published February 21, 2013 Comments

    The District of Columbia seems to not want the public to know what it did -- if anything -- while investigating NBC News’ David Gregory for possession of an illegal 30-round magazine. The police refuse to turn over the public documents in the case, and the city council is allowing them to stonewall.

  • Emily Miller on Fox Business's "Lou Dobbs Tonight." Feb. 15, 2013

    VIDEO: Emily Miller on Fox Business (Feb. 15, 2013)

    by THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Published February 16, 2013 Comments

    Emily Miller, senior editor of opinion for the The Washington Times, was on the political A-team panel on "Lou Dobbs Tonight" on the Fox Business Network on Feb. 15. Mr. Dobbs asked about President Obama's trip to Chicago to call for a vote in Congress for more gun-control laws and about Rahm Emanuel possibly running for president in 2016.

  • Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley delivers his speech before the state's General Assembly during his State of the State address in Annapolis, Md., on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

    MILLER: O’Malley emails licensed hunters to push gun control

    by Emily Miller | Published February 12, 2013 Comments

    Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is using his executive power to get the personal emails of citizens with hunting licenses. The second-term Democrat is using the information in an attempt to divide gun owners to build support for his extremist legislation to abridge Second Amendment rights.

  • Official White House photo of President Obama shooting a shotgun on Aug. 4, 2012.

    MILLER: How Obama got a gun

    by Emily Miller | Published February 8, 2013 Comments

    The White House quietly posted a photo of President Obama shooting a shotgun late Friday on its Flickr account, with little information to explain it. Now we may have some answers.

  • Former Army Staff Sgt. Nathan Haddad. (Photo courtesy of Michael Haddad)

    MILLER: Vet arrested for 'high-capacity' magazines in New York (Part 2)

    by Emily Miller | Published February 6, 2013 Comments

    Former Army Staff Sgt. Nathan Haddad was jailed in LeRay, Ny. earlier this year for possessing five 30-round magazines, which are perfectly legal nearly everywhere else in the country. New York passed a law in 1994 prohibiting magazines over 10 rounds. For this, the veteran of the war in Iraq, who devotes his free time to supporting other veterans, was charged with five felonies and faces a maximum of seven years in state prison. If he is convicted of even one felony, he will lose his Second Amendment right for life.

  • Emily Miller on Fox News. Feb. 4, 2013

    VIDEO: Emily Miller on Fox News (Feb. 4, 2013)

    by THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Published February 5, 2013 Comments

    Fox News' Shannon Bream interviewed Emily Miller on "America Live" about President Obama'a national tour to pressure Congress to pass gun-control laws.

  • President Obama engages in target practice in a shot dated Aug. 4, 2012. (White House)

    MILLER: Media calls Obama's shotgun a 'rifle'

    by Emily Miller | Published February 3, 2013 Comments

    Major print media outlets have been incorrectly writing that a photo of President Obama shows him firing a "rifle" instead of a shotgun.

  • President Obama engages in target practice in a shot dated Aug. 4, 2012. (White House)

    MILLER: Obama's Browning shotgun

    by Emily Miller | Published February 2, 2013 Comments

    The White House released Saturday a photo of President Obama shooting a shotgun at Camp David, Md. on Aug. 4, 2012. The CEO of Browning, Travis Hall, told The Washington Times in an email that, "I am fairly sure it is a Browning Citori. Cannot tell the model from the pic but a sporting clays version."

  • Army veteran Nate Haddad (left), an employee at Fort Drum's Network Enterprise Center, appeared in uniform as an honored guest Feb. 28, 2012 in Philadelphia with Lt. Gen. William Troy, director of Army Staff at the Pentagon. (Courtesy photo)

    MILLER: N.Y. vet arrested for 30-round magazines (Part 1)

    by Emily Miller | Published February 1, 2013 Comments

    Nathan Haddad, a decorated combat veteran, was arrested earlier this month in New York for possessing five unloaded 30-round magazines. Mr. Hadad, who has been recognized by the military for his selfless acts of generosity to fellow soldiers, was charged with five felony counts of possession of “high-capacity” magazines.

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