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Letters: Privacy for gun owners protected thanks to bill

Every day, we read about another data breach where sensitive information is compromised and used for nefarious purposes. Our identity — and sometimes our livelihoods — are threatened by bad actors looking to make a quick buck. Similarly, we read about politicians and gun control activists working in tandem to undermine the Second Amendment on… Read More »Letters: Privacy for gun owners protected thanks to bill

Op-Ed: My husband was killed in a ‘gun free zone.’ Arm teachers for safety and to save lives

The following Op-Ed by Nikki Goeser was featured in The Tennessean. My husband Ben and I used to run a mobile karaoke business in Nashville. Every Thursday evening, we would load up our vehicle and head to a popular restaurant to help facilitate a night of good music and great memories. As a woman who… Read More »Op-Ed: My husband was killed in a ‘gun free zone.’ Arm teachers for safety and to save lives

Women for Gun Rights Sponsor National Train a Teacher Day, Re-Affirm Commitment to Firearms Education and Training

(TRENTON, NJ) — Women for Gun Rights (WGR) will once again sponsor and participate in National Train a Teacher Day (NTATD) on Saturday, June 22, 2024. This annual, nationwide training, is designed to equip educators across the country so they are safe and prepared for emergency situations. “At Women for Gun Rights, we believe in the… Read More »Women for Gun Rights Sponsor National Train a Teacher Day, Re-Affirm Commitment to Firearms Education and Training

WGR Leaders Gather at NRA Annual Meeting to Champion Second Amendment Rights 

Ahead of the Texas-Rally for Gun Violence Prevention Rally, Women for Gun Rights (WGR) leaders will make an appearance at the Patriot Mobile Booth (5304) on Friday, May 17, at 11AM, to champion the Second Amendment and expose the dangers of gun control. These women include Dianna Muller (WGR Founder and former law enforcement officer), Shirley Watral (Domestic… Read More »WGR Leaders Gather at NRA Annual Meeting to Champion Second Amendment Rights 

Sig Sauer Sponsors Women For Gun Rights in Unique Way

The woman’s voice is mission critical to safeguarding the Second Amendment for generations to come. The gun control lobby uses the voices of women to call for more restrictions. Women for Gun Rights (WGR), a nationwide grassroots organization, counters the misinformation with poise; building support from Americans outside of the firearms community. Through the ROSE Raffle,… Read More »Sig Sauer Sponsors Women For Gun Rights in Unique Way

Women for Gun Rights Celebrates State Directors’ Graduation from 2024 Ambassador Academy

Women for Gun Rights proudly announces the graduation of five State Directors and five state delegates from the 2024 Ambassador Academy, held at the premier training center Where Our Families Train (WOFT). These Directors included Kimberly Southwell (CA), Tina Morris (ID), Patricia Harrold (NE), Candy Petticord (OH), and Realle Cunningham (UT). The delegates in attendance… Read More »Women for Gun Rights Celebrates State Directors’ Graduation from 2024 Ambassador Academy

Don’t Just Tell Them – Show Them

Making an Impact at the State Level By Susan Myers, Missouri State Director; January 19, 2024 If you’re eager to champion the Second Amendment and make a meaningful impact in your state but are uncertain where to begin, welcome to the club!  I dove into Missouri’s legislative process after learning about Women for Gun Rights… Read More »Don’t Just Tell Them – Show Them

The New Year is Here!

Women for Gun Rights is excited to head full force into 2024 rebranded from our former name, the DC Project. Rest assured, our mission hasn’t changed.

Annual Capitol Hill Fly-In Success

Our annual fly-in was a great success despite the turmoil of the world and the Speaker race.  Women for Gun Rights, formerly known as the DC Project, made strides to influence the community and lawmakers in many forms; from hosting a rally and utilizing a mobile billboard to meetings with legislators and a press conference with Members of Congress. Our newly… Read More »Annual Capitol Hill Fly-In Success

Exploiting Pain for Politics

Have you ever witnessed something you knew was so wrong on so many levels, and been unable to speak out?

That’s exactly what I experienced last week as I sat through a congressional hearing that was pitched as a bi-partisan attempt to address gun violence. This hearing was run by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Houston, who is the chair of the House Judiciary Committee’s subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

The DC Project Message Resonates on Capitol Hill

The DC Project, Women for Gun Rights, returned to Washington, DC, September 13-16, 2022, to deliver its core message to Congress. The group’s fifty-one delegates representing forty-eight states met with legislators from both sides of the aisle, advocating gun rights are human rights. Their effort concluded with a rally on the steps of the United States Supreme Court.

What does Candy have up her sleeve now??

You’re gonna love it!  As you may know, Candy Yow, who is an avid hunter, conservationist and outdoor media writer, is also the Oregon State Director for DC Project, Women for Gun Rights, a nationwide organization of women committed to safeguarding the Second Amendment. Annually, the group heads to Washington, DC to meet with their… Read More »What does Candy have up her sleeve now??

DC Project Delegate Lucretia Hughes Testifies Before House Committee

On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. ET, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, held a hearing to examine the gun violence in the United States.  The hearing examined legislation that would ban “assault weapons” and bolster background checks on gun purchases. DC Project Delegate Lucretia Hughes gave written… Read More »DC Project Delegate Lucretia Hughes Testifies Before House Committee

Protect Like A Mother

Our job as mothers is to protect our children and empower them. Thoughts and prayers are not enough; education, not legislation, is the key to safer communities. Watch and Share our video: The demands for gun control are hollow because restricting guns sounds easier than influencing human behavior, just like it is easier to take… Read More »Protect Like A Mother