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Wisconsin: Important Right to Carry Legislation Scheduled for Committee Hearing This Week

Monday, May 29, 2017

Wisconsin: Important Right to Carry Legislation Scheduled for Committee Hearing This Week

This Wednesday, May 31, Senate Bill 169 is scheduled for a committee hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee.  SB 169 ...

California: Senate Appropriations Committee Passes Anti-Gun Bills

Sunday, May 28, 2017

California: Senate Appropriations Committee Passes Anti-Gun Bills

Thursday, May 25, the Senate AppropriationsCommittee passed anti-gun bills, Senate Bill 464 and Senate Bill 497, on party-line votes.  Unfortunately, Assembly Bill 986​ ...

Tennessee: Governor Signs Multiple Pro-Gun Bills into Law

Friday, May 26, 2017

Tennessee: Governor Signs Multiple Pro-Gun Bills into Law

Today, Governor Haslam signed two important pieces of NRA-backed, pro-gun legislation into law. 

Legislation Reintroduced to Permanently Dismantle Obama-Era Enforcement Abuse

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Second Amendment  

Friday, May 26, 2017

Legislation Reintroduced to Permanently Dismantle Obama-Era Enforcement Abuse

This week, Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) reintroduced the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act, a bill aimed at permanently ...

Rep. Rob Bishop Introduces the "Lawful Purpose and Self Defense Act"

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Rep. Rob Bishop Introduces the "Lawful Purpose and Self Defense Act"

On Wednesday, May 24, 2017, Chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources Rob Bishop (R-UT) introduced H.R. ...

USA Today  

Friday, May 26, 2017

What shooting with the NRA revealed about silencers

The instructor popped off a few rounds with a .22 semiautomatic rifle, first with a silencer and then ...

Concealed Carrying Hits New High, Underscores Need for National Law

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Concealed Carrying Hits New High, Underscores Need for National Law

Information collected by the Crime Prevention Research Center (CPRC) indicates an unprecedented surge in the number of concealed ...

Public Health Researchers Use Common Gun Control Tactic to Mislead on “Children” and Guns

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Public Health Researchers Use Common Gun Control Tactic to Mislead on “Children” and Guns

It is one of the most well-worn tactics of those who advocate for gun control. Step one, acquire ...

Associated Press  

Friday, May 26, 2017

Attorney General Warns Gang Members: 'We're Targeting You'

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a warning Thursday to gang members in Tennessee and around the country, ...

The Hill  

Friday, May 26, 2017

Guns on campus is progressive academia’s straw man

Gun control advocates frequently advise against people using guns for self-defense. But Michael Bloomberg and various anti-gun politicians ...

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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.