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May 5, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 18 05/05/06

States with updates this issue:  Connecticut, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Vermont, and West Virginia. NEW BRADY CENTER PRESIDENT TO TAKE...
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April 28, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 17 04/28/06

States with updates this issue:  Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, New York City, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma,...
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April 21, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 16 04/21/06

States with updates this issue:  Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Missouri, Michigan, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia, and...
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April 14, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 15 04/14/06

States with updates this issue: Arizona, Connecticut, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, and West Virginia. ONCE AGAIN, MAYOR NAGIN SHAMLESSLY...
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April 7, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 14 04/07/06

States with updates this issue:  Arizona, Connecticut, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, New York, South Carolina, and Texas. RIGHT-TO-CARRY NOW LAW IN NEBRASKA! On...
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March 31, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 13 03/31/06

States with updates this issue:  Alabama, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Mississippi, Nebraska, South Carolina, Texas, and West Virginia. NEBRASKA APPROVES “SHALL-ISSUE”...
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March 24, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 12 03/24/06

States with updates this issue:  Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, and Tennessee. KANSAS PASSES “SHALL-ISSUE”...
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March 17, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 11 03/17/06

States with updates this issue:  Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Rhode Island. NRA AND NEW ORLEANS REACH AGREEMENT...
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March 10, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 10 03/10/06

States with updates this issue:  Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota. CALIFORNIA JUDGE...
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March 3, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 9 03/03/06

States with updates this issue:  Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New...
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February 24, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 8 02/24/06

States with updates this issue (click state to be routed directly to story): Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi,...
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February 17, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 7 02/17/06

States with updates this issue (click state to be routed directly to story):  Arizona, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, New York, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming. HOUSE HEARS CONCERNS...
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February 10, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 6 02/10/06

States with updates this issue (click state to be routed directly to story):  Arizona, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Nebraska, Pennsylvania,...
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February 3, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 5 02/03/06

WISCONSIN PPA UPDATE:  FIGHT TO OVERRIDE VETO FAILS BY TWO VOTES For the third time in four years, the law-abiding citizens of Wisconsin have been denied the same essential right...
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January 27, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 4 01/27/06

ANTI-GUNNERS DEFEATED IN CANADIAN ELECTIONS  On Monday, Canada's anti-gun Prime Minister Paul Martin and the ruling Liberal Party were ousted in the country's federal elections,...
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January 20, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 3 01/20/06

WISCONSIN "PERSONAL PROTECTION ACT" UPDATE  The State Senate gave final approval to the 2005 Personal Protection Act (PPA) and is sending the bill to Governor Jim Doyle (D) for...
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January 13, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 2 01/13/06

HELP US HELP YOU With the holidays now in our rearview mirrors, it is time to turn our thoughts and energies toward this year's all-important elections.  In  recent election...
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January 6, 2006

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 13, No. 1 01/06/06

THE KIDS SET HIM UP--Marion Barry Inadvertently Exposes the Fallacy of D.C.'s Gun Ban Washington, D.C. has a gun ban, and gun bans stop crime.  That's the ruse the gun ban lobby...
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December 30, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 52 12/30/05

2005--THE YEAR IN REVIEW Here are some of the top stories we brought you in the NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert in 2005.  With the 2006 election season just around the corner, we must...
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December 23, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 51 12/23/05

NRA-ILA ANNOUNCES 2004VOLUNTEER AWARD WINNERS Each year, NRA-ILA bestows its volunteer awards upon those individuals (and an organization) who have gone above and beyond the call...
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December 16, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 50 12/16/05

YOUR ON-LINE GRASSROOTS RESOURCE CENTER Readers of the Grassroots Alert are no doubt familiar with the many features of NRA-ILA's website-- www.NRA.ILA.org.  But as a grassroots volunteer,...
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December 9, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 49 12/09/05

IGNORING THE LAW On Wednesday, October 26, President George W. Bush signed into law the NRA-backed "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act" (S. 397)--legislation to end politically...
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December 2, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 48 12/02/05

TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE! This year's elections proved, once again, that good information is critical to success.  But information can only be put to good use if it is received in...
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November 23, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 47 11/23/05

ENJOY THE HOLIDAY SEASON--THEN GET READY TO HIT THE GROUND RUNNING IN ‘06! With the holiday season now upon us, we hope you enjoy your time with family and friends.  Thanks to...
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November 18, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 46 11/18/05

[Editor's Note:  Due to technical difficulties, some subscribers may not have received last Friday's Grassroots Alert.  For that reason, we are repeating some of last week's...
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November 10, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 45 11/10/05

NRA FILES LAWSUIT CHALLENGING SAN FRANCISCO GUN BAN Even with opposition from San Francisco law enforcement and major media outlets, Proposition H--a measure banning the lawful possession...
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November 4, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 44 11/04/05

D.C. PERSONAL PROTECTION ACT A TOP LEGISLATIVE PRIORITY One of NRA-ILA's top legislative priorities in Congress continues to be the passage of S. 1082 and H.R. 1288--the Senate and...
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October 28, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 43 10/28/05

PRESIDENT BUSH SIGNS "PROTECTION OF LAWFUL COMMERCE IN ARMS ACT"Landmark NRA Victory Now Law On Wednesday, President George W. Bush signed into law the NRA-backed "Protection of Lawful...
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October 21, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 42 10/21/05

U.S. HOUSE PASSES S. 397--"The Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act"!!! Thanks to your efforts, yesterday the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 397 by a strong bipartisan...
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October 14, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 41 10/14/05

CONTINUE TO URGE PASSAGE OF S. 397 IN U.S. HOUSE As you know, the passage of S. 397--the  "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act"--by the U.S. Senate represents a great victory...
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October 7, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 40 10/07/05

SUIT HIGHLIGHTS NEED TO PASS S. 397 IN U.S. HOUSE Yet another example of the need to pass S. 397 surfaced this week in Washington, D.C., as the Supreme Court Monday refused to block...
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September 30, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 39 09/30/05

COMPASS CHANGES DIRECTION As you know, on September 22, NRA filed a motion in United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana to block authorities from confiscating...
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September 23, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 38 09/23/05

MAJOR VICTORY FOR FIREARMS OWNERS AND FREEDOM IN LOUISIANA On Thursday, NRA filed a motion in United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana seeking a temporary...
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September 16, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 37 09/16/05

NRA ON THE GROUND IN LOUISIANA As was reported last week, in the wake of unspeakable crimes perpetrated by roving, armed gangs and individuals, authorities in New Orleans seized legal...
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September 9, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 36 09/09/05

NRA-ILA COMMENTS ON SITUATION IN NEW ORLEANS Numerous media sources are reporting on a campaign by New Orleans city authorities to confiscate lawfully-owned firearms from people in...
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September 2, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 35 09/02/05

NRA-ILA JOINS IN OFFERING ITS PRAYERS TO VICTIMS OF KATRINA NRA and its members join Americans nationwide in offering our deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers to the victims of Hurricane...
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August 26, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 34 08/26/05

FIREARMS LAW & SECOND AMENDMENT SYMPOSIUM: Is The Second Amendment The First Among Equals? To fulfill the promise of the Declaration of Independence, the authors of the U.S. Constitution...
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August 19, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 33 08/19/05

CONTINUE TO ATTEND TOWN HALL MEETINGS--URGE PASSAGE OF S. 397 IN U.S. HOUSE As you know, the U.S. Senate recently passed S. 397--the  "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act"--by...
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August 12, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 32 08/12/05

ATTEND TOWN HALL MEETINGS AND URGE PASSAGE OF S. 397 IN U.S. HOUSE  As you know, the U.S. Senate recently passed S. 397--the  "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act"--by a strong...
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August 5, 2005

NRA-ILA Grassroots Alert Vol. 12, No. 31 08/05/05

S. 397 UPDATE As we reported last week, thanks to your great efforts, the U.S. Senate passed S. 397--the  "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act"--by a strong bipartisan vote of...
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