RELEASE: Blackburn Releases New Episode Of Freedom Rings Featuring Ronnie Barrett

June 1, 2021

Brentwood, TN — Today, Senator Marsha Blackburn released a new episode of her podcast, Freedom Rings, featuring the founder of Barrett Firearms and inventor of the first shoulder-fired .50 caliber rifle, Ronnie Barrett.

“Ronnie Barrett’s faith and hard work led him to successfully create the .50 caliber rifle used by the U.S. Army, and I am delighted to share his story on a new episode of Freedom Rings,” said Senator Blackburn. “As the founder of Barrett Firearms and a board member of the NRA, Ronnie is now seeking to educate young men and women on the importance of protecting our right to bear arms and how to use a firearm safely. It is my hope that his story inspires Americans to pursue their passions and understand the opportunities are limitless in the land of the free.”
Listen to the latest episode of Freedom Rings now, featuring Ronnie Barrett by clicking HERE.

Elected in 2018, Marsha Blackburn serves as Tennessee’s first female United States Senator. Read more about her at