Here are six pro-gun moments for Trump in 2017:
Repeal of Social Security Gun Ban—On February 28, 2017—Trump signed a repeal of Barack Obama’s Social Security gun ban. The ban had been in the works during the latter months of the Obama administration, with the final version of the ban officially put in place just days before Christmas 2016. The ban allowed bureaucrats in the Social Security Administration to flag beneficiaries who were on disability and required help with their finances. Such beneficiaries were to be turned over the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) and denied the ability to purchase firearms for self-defense.
Nomination (and Confirmation) of Ryan Zinke as Interior Secretary—Trump’s nomination of Zinke proved a boon to the Second Amendment and hunting traditions on the first day Zinke took office. On that day, March 2, 2017, Zinke repealed an Obama-era lead ban that had been issued…
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