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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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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.

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Pennsylvania: Continue Requesting the Game Commission to Keep the Approved Semi-Automatic Rifle Hunting Proposed Rules!

Hunting  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Pennsylvania: Continue Requesting the Game Commission to Keep the Approved Semi-Automatic Rifle Hunting Proposed Rules!

Last week, the Pennsylvania Game Commission unanimously passed the proposed rulemaking for the semi-auto rifle hunting law at ...

New Hampshire: Constitutional/Permitless Carry Legislation Heads to the Governor!

Thursday, February 9, 2017

New Hampshire: Constitutional/Permitless Carry Legislation Heads to the Governor!

Today, February 9, the full House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 12 by a vote of 200-97.  SB 12 will ...

House Passes Permitless Carry in New Hampshire

News  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

House Passes Permitless Carry in New Hampshire

Law-abiding gun owners in New Hampshire are one step closer to enjoying the same rights as their New ...

Hartford Courant  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Connecticut: Malloy's Budget Substantially Hikes Pistol Permit Fee

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has proposed more than quadrupling state pistol permit fees in his budget, a move ...

Oklahoma: Legislation introduced to Prevent the Use of Taxpayer Money to Lobby for Gun Control

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Oklahoma: Legislation introduced to Prevent the Use of Taxpayer Money to Lobby for Gun Control

On Monday, February 6, the Oklahoma Legislature convened for its 2017 Legislative Session and a pro-gun bill has ...

Washington Examiner  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Alabama AG picked to take Sessions' seat in the Senate

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has appointed state Attorney General Luther Strange to replace Jeff Sessions in the Senate, after Sessions ...

Associated Press  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Senate confirms Jeff Sessions for attorney general

The 52-47 nearly party-line vote capped weeks of divisive battles over Sessions, an early supporter of President Donald ...

Washington Post  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

CDC says 24% of adults have hearing loss due to noise

A quarter of people ages 20 to 69 were suffering some hearing deficits, the CDC reported in its ...

The News Journal  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Hearing safety is a real, not imagined safety need

Those who think that a suppression device on a firearm makes it in some way more deadly, more ...

Knoxville News Sentinel  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Gun-free zones easy targets for would-be killers

Would you post a sign in front of your home announcing that you live in a gun-free zone? ...

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.