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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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Monster Mistake, Take Two?

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Monster Mistake, Take Two?

Capitulating to radical, anti-gun extremism has become acceptable to some within the business community in recent years, especially ...

Background Checks: No Impact on Criminals

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Background Checks: No Impact on Criminals

We have seen a generation of gun-grabbers rise and fall. The new generation of gun-grabbers are pushing for ...

Canada’s Gun Control Advocates Boast Handgun Ban is “Within Reach”

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Canada’s Gun Control Advocates Boast Handgun Ban is “Within Reach”

On August 28, 2018, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau instructed Bill Blair, his minister of Border Security and ...

Media Contagion Effect and Mass Shootings

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Media Contagion Effect and Mass Shootings

Writing for Editor & Publisher, freelance journalist Angela Morris asked recently, “Do Journalists Deserve Some Blame for America’s Mass Shootings?” A ...

Reason.com  

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Textual analysis of HR8, bill to "To require a background check for every firearm sale"

This week, U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) introduced HR8. According to the title, the bill is "To require a ...

Tell Your Members of Congress to Oppose “Universal” Background Check Bills

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

Tell Your Members of Congress to Oppose “Universal” Background Check Bills

This week two bills were introduced in Congress to impose so-called “universal” background checks. The bills, H.R. 8 and S. 42, ...

NRA Applauds Sen. Cornyn for Introducing Reciprocity Legislation

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

NRA Applauds Sen. Cornyn for Introducing Reciprocity Legislation

On behalf of our more than 5 million members across the country, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action ...

NRA Backs Bills to Make Hoosiers Safer

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

NRA Backs Bills to Make Hoosiers Safer

The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) is backing two bills in the Indiana State Legislature ...

National Review.com  

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Get Ready for a Financial Assault on the Second Amendment

Maxine Waters has taken over the House Financial Services Committee California Democrat Maxine Waters is the new chairwoman ...

Guns.com  

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Dems introduce new federal semi-automatic ‘assault weapon’ ban that includes pistol braces

Democrats lead by U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday rolled out their most sweeping assault weapons ban proposal ...

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.