Tag Archives: BATFE

BATFE Officials Knew About Operation Fast & Furious According to E-mail

Western Journalism is reporting on a recently surfaced e-mail that shows Kenneth Melson and other officials at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives did indeed know about the operation despite continued denials of that knowledge. The e-mail from January 2011 shows Director Kenneth Melson and chief council Steve Rubenstein discussing the operation Melson… Read More »

Holder Pens Letter to Congress : "Nothing To See Hear Folks, Just Move Along"

 Attorney General Eric Holder wrote a letter to Congress on Friday, once again denying the seriousness of the Fast and Furious charges that show the ATF selling assault weapons to Mexican drug cartels which resulted in the death of two border agents and hundreds of citizens on both sides of our Southern border. First of… Read More »

September 1st Show: The FEC, ATF, DOJ, and Many Other Craptastic Initials

When: Thursday, September 1st, 10pm Eastern/7pm Pacific Where: Streaming Internet Radio What: We’ll discuss everything from Obama’s embarrassing inability to plan a speech, the FEC’s consideration to let a foreign-born citizen run for President, the DOJ’s witch hunt against Gibson and more. Show Recording: http://media2.conservativedailynews.com/shows/mitchell-and-ray/show_9-1-11.mp3

Firearms Industry Files Suit Against ATF

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for America’s firearms industry, today filed a lawsuit challenging the legal authority of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) under the Gun Control Act to compel 8,500 federally licensed firearms retailers in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas to report the sale of two or more rifles.… Read More »

Operation Fast and Furious – What a Screw up this was by the ATF

Operation Fast and Furious – established in 2009, and Project Gunrunner, established in 2005, were ATF programs aimed at stopping guns from getting into the hands of criminals in Mexico. As with many “projects” that this administration has been involved with have failed – so did this one. The goal was to track the flow… Read More »