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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.



Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Dems to make gun control push on Thursday

Senate Democrats are planning to push forward with a gun control program on Thursday in the wake of a shooting at a community college in Oregon.  "We've had a number of meetings today with Democratic ...

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Florida Report: Open Carry Bill Passes 1st House Committee 10-6-2015

Today, Tuesday, October 6, 2015,  the House Criminal Justice Committee held a hearing on  HB-163 by Rep. Matt ...

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Ohio: NRA-Backed Bills Up in Committee This Week

The Ohio Senate Civil Justice Committee will have a hearing Wednesday, October 7, at 2:30 the Finance ...

The Washington Post  

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Clinton pledges to stand up to the gun lobby

Insisting that "our country is better than this," an emotional Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday that Americans must get serious about gun control and be willing to take on the entrenched politics ...

Washington Times  

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Obama drops the pretense: He aims for confiscation of private arms, not ‘control’ of guns

President Obama is finally out in open as an advocate not of gun control, but of eliminating guns in the hands of the people. The White House announced Monday that the president is working on ...


Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Bloomberg's Everytown wants president to act without congressional approval

The group, which was founded by mayors including former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, recommended five steps it said the president could take without requiring action from Congress.

The Miami Herald  

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Florida: Bill to respect the Right-to-Carry openly gets first hearing Tuesday

Next up is a bill that would relax existing state law by allowing anyone who is licensed to carry a concealed weapon to also openly carry that firearm in public. The proposal gets its first ...

The Washington Post  

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Martin O’Malley, citing his record in Maryland, asserts himself on gun control

Former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley on Sunday touted a package of gun-control measures passed during his tenure and challenged his two leading rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination to embrace several initiatives on the national ...


Monday, October 5, 2015

New Hampshire: Suppressor Legislation to be Discussed in Committee Next Week

The House Fish and Game and Marine Resources Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday, October 15, at ...

The Los Angeles Times  

Monday, October 5, 2015

Clinton to unveil new gun measures

Hillary Rodham Clinton will make a new push to tighten restrictions on gun sales, one that aims to sharpen a contrast with Republicans as well as her leading challenger for the Democratic nomination.The move by ...


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.