Category Archives: Firearms

Jared Golden Can Really Shoot

Jared Golden is a wonderful young man and a real straight shooter. I am appalled at the dishonest ugly attack ads that Congressman Bruce Poliquin and his allies have launched against Jared. Check out Jared’s new TV ad, in which he shoots a gun. Here it is: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/jared-bullseye?refcode=em_fr_2018.09.10_b1_tg_all&recurring=auto&amount=15&amounts=15%2c25%2c50%2c100%2c250%2c500%2c1000 If you would like to read my […]

It’s not all about guns

A legislative hearing last week on a modest gun bill was ugly. Pro-gun folks showed up in force and were loud and angry, ignoring the requests of the committee’s Senate chair to remain quiet and calm. I testified in favor of the bill, although I don’t think either side liked my testimony. The intent of […]

Airport evacuated! Was it my gun case?

I’ve suffered plenty of travel trocities. One of my all-time favorite stories involved a hunting trip to North Dakota. For several years, I’d borrowed my friend Harry Vanderweide’s gun case for this annual pheasant hunting trip, with no problem. Until 2013. At the Portland Jetport, after I’d checked in and they’d taken my bag and […]

More law changes – baiting and feeding deer, altering fish, and more

Each day this week, I’ll post columns about all the new laws and law changes that govern hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, and other outdoor activities. Here is column number one.  Moose Permits Selection procedure.   Permittees are selected by a public chance drawing, except that a permit must be issued to any resident who is 7065 […]

Lots of law changes from snowmobiles to guns to hunting

Each day this week, I’ll post columns about all the new laws and law changes that govern firearms, hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, and other outdoor activities. Here is column number one.  Moose Permits Selection procedure.   Permittees are selected by a public chance drawing, except that a permit must be issued to any resident who is […]