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The .22 Ammo Shortage Mystery — Solved!

August 31, 2014 1 comment

The .22 Ammo Shortage Mystery — Solved!

Motley Fool ^ | August 31, 2014 | Rich SmithPosted on 8/31/2014, 12:34:25 PM by lbryceEarlier this year, CBS News spotlighted a growing shortage of .22-caliber ammunition.

“One of the most popular and common” — and cheapest — calibers of ammo for hunters and target shooters alike, CBS reports that .22 shells are in short supply these days. Interviewing one supplier, CBS reported that while as recently as two years ago it was still possible to buy .22-caliber ammunition “by the pallet-load… now they’re putting restrictions on how much you can get and how you get that ammo.

 

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BREAKING: DHS is not buying up all the ammunition

February 18, 2014 2 comments

BREAKING: DHS is not buying up all the ammunition

Bearing Arms ^ | 2/17/14 | Bob Owens

Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 10:39:38 AM by Nachum

t turns out that the Department of Homeland Security isn’t buying that much ammunition per officer after all… and certainly a lot less per man than most avid shooters go through in a year.

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Obama can’t get your guns, so he’s going to take away your ammunition

November 14, 2013 1 comment

Obama can\’t get your guns, so he\’s going to take away your ammunition

Flopping Aces ^ | 11-14-13 | DrJohn

Posted on Thursday, November 14, 2013 11:28:06 AM by Starman417

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Obama\’s Department of Homeland Security is snapping up bullets at an alarming pace.

 

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Marines Had Weapons, But No Ammo During Navy Yard Shooting (Video)

September 18, 2013 3 comments

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Marines Had Weapons, But No Ammo During Navy Yard Shooting (Video)

Gateway Pundit ^ | September 18, 2013 | Andrea Ryan

Posted on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 2:32:52 PM by Hojczyk

“If everybody had arms then there wouldn’t be these problems…my son was at … Navy Yard yesterday (9/16/13) and they had weapons with them, but they didn’t have ammunition. And they said, ‘We were trained and if we had had the ammunition we could have cleared that building. Only three people had been shot at that time and they could have stopped the rest of it.’”

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Ammo is scarce… “Last night a man in his 60’s lucked out and was able to buy several boxes of ammo at the sporting goods store. On the way home he stopped at the 7-Eleven gas station …”

July 20, 2013 3 comments

Amo is scarces…Humor

email / original source unknown | 7/20 | t1

Posted on Saturday, July 20, 2013 8:09:13 AM by t1b8zs

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Last night a man in his 60’s lucked out and was able to buy several boxes of ammo at the sporting goods store. On the way home he stopped at the 7-Eleven gas station where this drop-dead gorgeous younger blonde was filling up her car at the pump next to his.

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Desperation: Police Chief Turns to Town Citizens for Ammunition Amid Nationwide Shortages

May 11, 2013 2 comments

 

Desperation: Police Chief Turns to Town Citizens for Ammunition Amid Nationwide Shortages

 

SHTF ^ | May 10th, 2013 | Mac Slavo

 

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Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2013 10:38:58 AM by True Grit

 

The Department of Homeland Security may be in possession of nearly two billion rounds of ammunition, but despite claiming it’s being stockpiled for the safety of Americans, they’re not sharing.

 

The shortages of popular ammunition rounds has made it difficult for average citizens to acquire most calibers of ammunition through regular retail channels, but the empty shelves don’t stop there.

 

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Police departments across the country are scarmbling to find ammunition for training and enforcement, and they’re being told that the delays for delivery are 6 – 8 months.

 

This prompted Proctor, Minnesota police chief Walt Wobig to send out a call for help:

 

The Chief says he was told he’d have to wait months, even a year to get more ammo.

 

 

 

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Reloaders: solution to ammunition shortage?

May 9, 2013 1 comment

Reloaders: solution to ammunition shortage?

 

5-9-2013 | vanity

 

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Posted on Thursday, May 09, 2013 4:46:51 PM by topher

 

At one time, it was popular for people to reload their own ammunition. In fact, at one time in American History, it was necessary.

 

 

 

It seems like this might be a hot topic for some people so that they can get enough ammunition for target practice, etc.

 

 

 

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