The Tenth Annual Arizona Citizens Defense League’s Meeting of Members was held on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at the University Park Marriott in Tucson, Arizona
Our keynote speaker this year was David Codrea
David has been writing professionally on the subject of the right to keep and bear arms since 1999, for GUNS & AMMO, then moving on to HANDGUNS, and then to GUNS, where he is a field editor producing the monthly Rights Watch column, Blogging at The War on Guns: Notes from the Resistance. David has been a frequent guest on national and major market radio and television programs, as well as a featured speaker at numerous events. His awards include Gun Rights Defender of the Month in April, 2007 by the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, for persuading the Bush administration to strike collective rights language from the Federal Register. In 2011, he was named Journalist of the Year by the Second Amendment Foundation for his groundbreaking work exposing the Fast and Furious ATF gunwalking scandal, and was a co-recipient of Soldier of Fortune Magazine’s “2nd Amendment Freedom Fighter Award,” and Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership’s David and Goliath Award. He was also named a 2014 Defender of Liberty by the Second Amendment Foundation
Also speaking was be Mark Walters, host of the nationally syndicated Armed America Radio. He is author of two critically acclaimed books. His first, Lessons from Armed America, co-written with Kathy Jackson, highlights the stories of those who found found themselves the victims of violent crime and either used a gun or wished they had one when they needed it most. His second book is Lessons from Unarmed America with trainer and self-defense expert Rob Pincus. Mark is a member of the NRA, an NRA Certified Instructor in three disciplines, a member of the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Owners of America and a vocal 2nd amendment activist. In the spare time he ran his own successful business for over 13 years and now works with Armed American Radio and the Daily defense shows.
Information on the 2016 meeting in Phoenix will be posted here - Stay tuned!