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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.


Friday, October 9, 2015

Armed guards protect Senate Democrats as they demand new gun-control laws

Anti gun Senate Democrats gathered Thursday on the steps of the Capitol surrounded by about a dozen armed guards to announce a new push for tougher gun-control laws. The officers from the U.S. Capitol Police, ...

The Wall Street Journal  

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Hillary Clinton Calls NRA as Stubborn as ‘Iranians’ or ‘Communists’

Ratcheting up her attack on the nation’s gun lobbyists, Hillary Clinton on Wednesday said the National Rifle Association is as stubborn in its negotiating stance as “the Iranians or the communists.”

The New York Times  

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Senate Democrats to Renew Push for Gun Control Measures

Responding to the mass murder by a gunman at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, Democrats on Thursday will begin a new push for gun control legislation in the Senate and plan to block other bills ...

The Washington Post  

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Senate Democrats preparing gun control legislation

Senate Democrats plan to unveil a list of gun control principles on Thursday that they plan to use as the foundation for sweeping gun control legislation.

The Washington Post  

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Obama administration has doubts that key Hillary gun proposal can work

When Hillary Clinton rolled out a series of new gun control proposals this week, one of the most newsworthy and controversial ideas she put forth was a vow to use executive action as president to ...


Thursday, October 8, 2015

Hillary's Gun Proposals Assault the Constitution

While the FBI continued to analyze the emails Hillary Clinton thought she deleted and her advisers pressed her to hire a Republican criminal defense attorney in Washington, a madman used a lawfully purchased handgun to ...


Wednesday, October 7, 2015

NRA Supporting Challenge to Knoxville Gun Ban

The National Rifle Association supports the first challenge to Knoxville’s decision to deny handgun carry permit holders access to public lands. Filed this morning, the suit is based on legislation Governor Haslam signed this year ...

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

California: Two Anti-Gun Bills Still Awaiting the Governor’s Consideration

Governor Brown has until Sunday, October 11, to decide to VETO or sign the two remaining anti-gun bills ...

The Buffalo News  

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Cuomo dials back call for federal shutdown over guns issue

Three days after saying Democrats in Washington should threaten to shut down the government unless federal gun control legislation is adopted, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Monday backed down from that linkage, but did say ...

The Washington Post  

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Zero correlation between state homicide rate and state gun laws

There’s been much talk recently — including from President Obama — about there being a substantial correlation between state-level gun death rates and state gun laws. Now correlation obviously doesn’t equal causation; there may be ...


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.