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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.



Monday, August 31, 2015

Kansas: Walk-in Hunting Access Program Receives Federal Grant

Last week, Kansas was awarded a 2.7 million dollar federal grant issued through the Voluntary Public Access and ...

Monday, August 31, 2015

California: The NRA Files a Brief Urging Supreme Court To Rehear Challenge To Ban on Common Semi-Automatic Firearms and Magazines

On Friday, August 28, 2015, the National Rifle Association filed an important amicus brief with the United States ...

Daily Beast  

Monday, August 31, 2015

Hillary Clinton Really Is Coming For Your Guns

Hillary Clinton has long pushed to regulate access to guns. In her Friday speech, she pledged her presidency would be no different.“Now I know the politics are hard. I know that some would rather throw ...

The Washington Post  

Monday, August 31, 2015

Hillary Clinton is the new standard-bearer for gun control. So let’s look at her record

These days, Hillary Clinton seems to be the Democratic Party's standard-bearer for gun control.

The Washington Post  

Monday, August 31, 2015

Should journalists be more activist on guns? Of course not

Rather's basic conceit is that the line between journalist and activist shouldn't exist. As in, journalists' job following the murders of two young journalists is to keep the story of gun violence in front of ...

The Chicago Tribune  

Monday, August 31, 2015

Virginia shootings revive gun myths

More guns equals more murders? That's not quite how it works. A 2004 report by a National Academy of Sciences panel said the evidence does "not credibly demonstrate a causal relationship between the ownership of ...

The Star-Telegram  

Monday, August 31, 2015

New Texas law takes aim at erroneous gun-ban signs

Starting Tuesday, Texans have new recourse when they think such signs have been wrongly posted on government property.“For the first time, individual citizens can write … and ask for an explanation of why the sign ...

Utica Observer-Dispatch  

Monday, August 31, 2015

SAFE Act under assault? Opinions differ on whether registration is working

Since SAFE Act went into effect in January 2013, 23,847 people have sent applications to register firearms with the state police for guns that might qualify as assault style. Those people registered 44,485 assault guns.According ...

Arkansas Democrat Gazette  

Monday, August 31, 2015

Arkansas: Open carry OK, says AG

Arkansas' attorney general said Friday that legal gun owners are free to openly carry or ride with their weapons but should be ready to field inquiries from law enforcement personnel wondering why they're carrying.

The Times Picayune  

Monday, August 31, 2015

Louisiana offers a tax break on guns, ATVs and other hunting equipment next week

Louisiana will offer its annual sales tax holiday on gun, ammunition, all-terrain vehicles and other hunting equipment next weekend, from Sept. 4-6.


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.