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AlertTELL YOUR MEMBERS OF CONGRESS TO OPPOSE “UNIVERSAL” BACKGROUND CHECK BILLS

Recently two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called "universal" background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, are being misleadingly described as simply requiring background checks on all sales of firearms, but this is just a small part of what these overbroad pieces of legislation would do. 

   

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Know Your State's Gun Laws

Whether you're traveling interstate, have recently moved, or are a long-time resident, knowing your specific state's gun laws is an important part of gun ownership.

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Breitbart  

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Launches Uphill Battle for 2020 Democratic Presidential Nomination

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) jumped into the slate of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates on Tuesday with an announcement ...

South Dakota: Senate Committee to Consider Permitless Carry Bill on Thursday

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

South Dakota: Senate Committee to Consider Permitless Carry Bill on Thursday

On Thursday, January 17, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider permitless carry legislation, Senate Bill 47.

Investors Hangout  

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The New “Organic” Meat: Hunting Animals Suddenly Popular Among Young Hipsters Looking for Clean Food

If you’re worried about pesticides and want to make sure all the fruits and vegetables you eat are ...

California: City of Los Angeles Writes CRPA $35,000 Settlement Check

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

California: City of Los Angeles Writes CRPA $35,000 Settlement Check

The California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA), with support from NRA, recently challenged Los Angeles City’s refusal to ...

Virginia: Gov. Northam’s Anti-Gun Bills to be Heard in Committees

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Virginia: Gov. Northam’s Anti-Gun Bills to be Heard in Committees

This week, committees in both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly will be hearing an array of bills ...

Indiana: Lake County Commissioners to Vote on Firearm Discharge Ordinance

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Indiana: Lake County Commissioners to Vote on Firearm Discharge Ordinance

On January 16th at 10:00AM, the Lake County Board of Commissioners will be voting on whether to approve the proposed ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette  

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

DA to Pittsburgh Council: You can't make gun rules

Allegheny County's top law enforcer is advising the City of Pittsburgh to put a halt to its gun-control ...

The Washington Times  

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Bolsonaro loosens gun laws in Brazil, world murder capital

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday signed a decree making it easier for many Brazilians to own firearms, the first ...

The Daily Signal  

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Feinstein’s Scattershot Anti-Gun Bill Badly Misses the Mark

Democrats promised that if they retook control of the House, gun control would be a top priority. They have wasted ...

National Review.com  

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

VA Gov Ralph Northam’s Insane Gun-Grab Proposal

As Stephen Gutowski notes at the Free Beacon, there’s a truly radical proposal lurking in the Virginia governor’s ...

NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.