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June 25, 2009

New D.C. Rules Mark One-YearAnniversary of Historic Heller Decision NRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 25 06/26/09

New D.C. Rules Mark One-Year Anniversary of Historic Heller Decision   Today, June 26, marks the one-year anniversary of the landmark D.C....
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June 19, 2009

GAO Reports On Arms Trafficking In MexicoNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 24 06/19/09

GAO Reports On Arms Trafficking In Mexico  The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report this week entitled, "Firearms Trafficking:...
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June 12, 2009

If Knives Are Outlawed… Customs And Border Protection Proposal Could Ban Many Pocketknives NRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 23 06/12/09

If Knives Are Outlawed…Customs And Border ProtectionProposal Could Ban Many Pocketknives  U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has issued a proposed...
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June 5, 2009

Update On Pending Federal LegislationNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 22 06/5/09

Update On Pending Federal Legislation There are a number of pro-gun bills pending in Congress that require your attention and action.  Please review...
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May 29, 2009

Your Help Is Needed In Support of BATFE Reform Bills S. 941 And H.R. 2296NRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 21 05/29/09

Your Help Is Needed In Support of BATFE Reform Bills S. 941 And H.R. 2296   As we reported earlier this month, Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho)...
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May 22, 2009

Bi-Partisan Congressional Majority Moves to Restore Second Amendment in National ParksNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 20 05/22/09

Bi-Partisan Congressional Majority Moves to Restore Second Amendment in National Parks  On Wednesday, NRA-backed legislation to restore the Second...
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May 15, 2009

Record-Setting Crowd Attends Phoenix Grassroots Workshop!NRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 19 05/15/09

Record-Setting Crowd Attends Phoenix Grassroots Workshop!  This morning, 375 staunch, pro-gun patriots attended the standing room only NRA-ILA Grassroots Workshop, held in conjunction...
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May 8, 2009

H.R. 2296 -BATFE Reform Bill Introduced In U.S. HouseNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 18 05/08/09

H.R. 2296 -- BATFE Reform Bill Introduced In U.S. House  As we reported last week, the companion bill to S. 941 --  the "Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Reform and...
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May 1, 2009

BATFE Reform Bill Introduced In U.S. SenateNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 17 05/01/09

BATFE Reform Bill Introduced In U.S. Senate Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) introduced S. 941- the “Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives...
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April 24, 2009

Brady Campaign And Lautenberg Unite To Mislead And Control--Again NRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 16 04/24/09

Brady Campaign And LautenbergUnite To Mislead And Control--Again  This week, in a typically misleading move designed to bolster their political agenda rather than reduce violent crime,...
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April 17, 2009

President Obama Announces Support for Firearms TreatyNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 15 04/17/09

President Obama Announces Support for Firearms Treaty  During an official visit to Mexico on April 16, President Obama announced his support for...
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April 10, 2009

Pelosi Calls For Gun Registration, Opposes D.C. Gun Reform LegislationNRA-ILA GRASSROOTS ALERT Vol. 16, No. 14 04/10/09

Pelosi Calls For Gun Registration, Opposes D.C. Gun Reform Legislation   In February, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) rightly rejected Attorney General Eric Holder’s...
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April 3, 2009

Legislation To Restore Concealed Carry in National Parks IntroducedGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 13 04/03/09

Legislation To Restore Concealed Carry in National Parks Introduced   On Thursday, April 2, U.S. Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho),...
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March 27, 2009

War on Drugs, or on Gun Owners’ Rights?GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 12 03/27/09

War on Drugs, or on Gun Owners’ Rights?   As the issue of Mexican violence continues to boil over, it has become clear that for many anti-gun politicians, the war on drugs and...
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March 20, 2009

Concealed Carry in National Parks Suspended—NRA Files Motion To AppealGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 11 03/20/09

Concealed Carry in National Parks Suspended— NRA Files Motion To Appeal   On Thursday, March 19, a federal district court in Washington, D.C. granted anti-gun plaintiffs a preliminary...
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March 13, 2009

Trouble in Mexico? Anti-Gunners Say, “Blame America.”GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 10 03/13/09

Trouble in Mexico?  Anti-Gunners Say, “Blame America.”   Over the past few weeks, the number of stories in the press regarding the escalating violence in Mexico has dramatically...
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March 6, 2009

Objective Analysis May Lead To Real ReformGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 9 03/06/09

Objective Analysis May Lead To Real Reform   From time to time, elected officials actually do research an issue, learn the facts, and take the appropriate action.  Such is...
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February 27, 2009

Feds Send Mixed Signals On Push For Gun ControlGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 8 02/27/09

Feds Send Mixed Signals On Push For Gun Control   On Wednesday, just over five weeks after Inauguration Day, Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the Obama Administration...
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February 20, 2009

Federal Court Sides With NRA and WorkersGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 7 02/20/09

Federal Court Sides With NRA and Workers This week, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously in support of an Oklahoma law allowing employees...
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February 13, 2009

Zero Tolerance, Zero Common SenseGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 6 02/13/09

Zero Tolerance, Zero Common Sense   Here we go again. In yet another case of over reactive, one-size-fits-all, “zero-tolerance,” zero-common sense enforcement, Marie Morrow, an...
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February 6, 2009

No Surprises Here:Former President ClintonAdvocates New Gun And Magazine BanGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 5 02/06/09

No Surprises Here:  Former President Clinton Advocates New Gun And Magazine Ban   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); ...
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January 30, 2009

Anti-Gun Deception On The Senate FloorGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 4 01/30/09

Anti-Gun Deception On The Senate Floor   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); for (var...
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January 23, 2009

Obama Administration Halts Pending Bush RegulationsGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 3 01/23/09

Obama Administration Halts Pending Bush Regulations   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); ...
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January 16, 2009

Obama Appointees Face Hearings GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 2 01/16/09

Obama Appointees Face Hearings   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); for (var i=0;i Sorry,...
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January 9, 2009

New Rules On Right-To-Carry In Our National Parks Take Effect TodayGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 16, No. 1 01/09/09

New Rules On Right-To-Carry In Our National Parks Take Effect Today   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars...
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December 19, 2008

The Year In ReviewGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 49 12/19/08

The Year In Review function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); for (var i=0;i Sorry, your browser...
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December 12, 2008

Ammo Ban And Registration Proposal Getting Fresh LookGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 48 12/12/08

Ammo Ban And Registration Proposal Getting Fresh Look   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); ...
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December 5, 2008

National Parks To Allow Right-To-CarryGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 47 12/05/08

National Parks To Allow Right-To-Carry   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); for (var...
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November 21, 2008

Obama Selects Janet Reno’sAnti-Gun Point Man As Next Attorney GeneralGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 46 11/21/08

Obama Selects Janet Reno’s Anti-Gun Point Man As Next Attorney General   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars...
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November 14, 2008

Gun Owners Need Not Apply?Obama Personnel Questionnaire Shows Anti-gun BiasGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 45 11/14/08

Gun Owners Need Not Apply? Obama Personnel Questionnaire Shows Anti-gun Bias   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); ...
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November 7, 2008

Election 2008 and the Long Road AheadGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 44 11/07/08

Election 2008 and the Long Road Ahead function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); for (var i=0;i Sorry,...
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October 24, 2008

The Real Obama—From Someone Who KnowsGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 43 10/24/08

The Real Obama—From Someone Who Knows  Illinois State Rifle Association Executive Director Richard Pearson Issues Open Letter to Nation’s Sportsmen Regarding Obama’s TRUE History...
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October 17, 2008

NRA And Brady Campaign AGREE: Barack Obama Is Anti-Gun!GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 42 10/17/08

NRA And Brady Campaign AGREE: Barack Obama Is Anti-Gun!   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); ...
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October 10, 2008

News Flash: Brady Campaign and AHSA Attack NRA-PVF Endorsed Presidential Candidate!GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 41 10/10/08

News Flash:  Brady Campaign and American Hunters and Shooters Association Attack NRA-PVF Endorsed Presidential Candidate!     function getQueryVariable(variable)...
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October 3, 2008

Grades & Endorsements Now Available On NRA-PVF Site!GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 40 10/03/08

Grades & Endorsements Now Available On NRA-PVF Site!   This year’s elections may well be the most important in your voting lifetime!  The stakes are enormously high, and...
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September 26, 2008

Obama Campaign Threatens Legal Action Over NRA AdsGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 39 09/26/08

Obama Campaign Threatens Legal Action Over NRA Ads—Campaign and DNC Launch Assault On First Amendment! function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); ...
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September 19, 2008

Barack Obama Encourages Supporters to Lie About His Gun Ban RecordGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 38 09/19/08

Barack Obama Encourages Supporters to Lie About His Gun Ban Record function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); ...
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September 12, 2008

Act NOW To Restore Second Amendment Rights Of D.C. Residents!GRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 37 09/12/08

Act NOW To Restore Second Amendment Rights Of D.C. Residents!   function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); ...
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September 5, 2008

GunBanObama.comGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 36 09/05/08

GunBanObama.com It’s time for gun owners to take a closer look at just where Barack Obama stands on issues related to the Second Amendment.  To that end, NRA-PVF has designed...
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August 29, 2008

Sarah Palin and Joe Biden: Worlds ApartGRASSROOTS ALERT, Vol. 15, No. 35 08/29/08

Sarah Palin and Joe Biden:  Worlds Apart function getQueryVariable(variable) { var query = window.location.search.substring(1); var vars = query.split("&"); for (var...
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