Thomas Gowen

What’s at Stake...

By now you’ve likely heard about the special deal we are running for the month of July. In celebration of the 4th of July — and the freedoms that we enjoy as Americans –- the New York State Firearms Association has put together a special offer for all new or renewed memberships during the month of July! More about that in a moment. First, I wanted to take a moment

Fight for the Second Amendment and Pick Up Free Gear!

“I NEED one of those shirts, all of my friends will love it and it will trigger every anti-gun snowflake who sees it!” So said the New York State Firearms Association’s newest member when he called our office yesterday looking to pick up his FREE NYSFA T-Shirt. In case you forgot, in celebration of Independence Day and our freedoms as American citizens, for the entire month of July ALL new

Surrender Your Social Media Passwords If You Want to Buy a Gun!

One hour. It took one hour from the time the Senate voted to approve ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ legislation for the Assembly to concur and send it on to Governor Cuomo’s desk for his signature. Not counting the weekend, the bill went from being filed to approved by the legislature in just four days! But if you thought that Governor Andrew Cuomo was going to be content to leave the

Andrew Cuomo Is Trying to Deal a Death Blow to NY State Gun Owners!

Our out of control gun-grabbing Governor, Andrew Cuomo, and his allies in Albany are licking their lips with excitement. They believe that passage of their long-awaited ‘Red Flag Gun Seizure’ legislation is all but a done deal this year, especially now that they control the State Senate. But Governor Cuomo and his allies are painfully aware of the blowback caused by the passage of the so-called SAFE ACT in 2013 —

Albany’s War on Gun Owners!

Gun owners in New York State have been under attack for a long time, that’s nothing new, as Governor Cuomo’s hatred for gun owners — as well as America herself — is well established. The SAFE ACT was one of the most egregious violations on the Second Amendment in American history. Of course, the news has made it clear that gun owners in NY state are simply not complying with

Elmira Home Invasion Stopped by Mother of Four With Her Shotgun!

While Gov. Cuomo and his cronies in Albany work overtime to totally disarm gun owners in New York State, an Elmira woman’s recent ordeal highlights the need for gun owners to fight against gun control with everything we have. Police in Elmira report that 33-yr-old Jason Lopez, a convicted felon who has previously served five years in the Upstate Correctional Facility in Malone, broke into a home in the 500