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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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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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NRA's Chris W. Cox Statement on Marsha Blackburn Win

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

NRA's Chris W. Cox Statement on Marsha Blackburn Win

Fairfax, Va.— National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund Chairman Chris W. Cox issued the following statement congratulating Marsha Blackburn ...

NRA Congratulates Reynolds in Iowa Governor’s Race

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

NRA Congratulates Reynolds in Iowa Governor’s Race

National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund Chairman Chris W. Cox issued the following statement congratulating Gov. Kim Reynolds on ...

NRA Congratulates Stauber in Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District Race

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

NRA Congratulates Stauber in Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District Race

National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund Chairman Chris W. Cox issued the following statement congratulating Congressman-elect Pete Stauber on ...

Chris W. Cox Statement on Ron DeSantis Win

News  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Chris W. Cox Statement on Ron DeSantis Win

National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund Chairman Chris W. Cox issued the following statement congratulating governor-elect Ron DeSantis ...

Washington Examiner  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Georgia: Stacey Abrams wants to confiscate guns. Someone in the media finally asked her about it

Just two years ago, as a state lawmaker, Abrams co-sponsored House Bill 731, legislation that makes the Clinton-era ...

Breitbart  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Bill Nelson: School Shootings Will Not End Without Ban on AR-15s, Private Gun Sales

He stressed that criminal use of guns in schools will not end until private possession of commonly owned ...

Illinois News Connection  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Illinois: Efforts mount to bar gun possession for misdemeanor crimes against animals

Clark’s bill would step up enforcement by forbidding anyone with a misdemeanor conviction for animal cruelty from possessing ...

Kansas City Star  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Rabbis offered free AR-15 rifles by Colorado gun shop. Four claimed them, owner says

A Jewish gun shop owner in Colorado has offered free guns to local rabbis in the aftermath of ...

WCBS  

Monday, November 5, 2018

NY Lawmakers Drafting Bill That Would Allow Social Media Checks Before Gun Purchase

Two New York lawmakers are working to draft a bill that would propose a social media check before ...

Washington Examiner  

Monday, November 5, 2018

Stacey Abrams wants to confiscate guns. Someone in the media finally asked her about it

The Democratic candidate for Georgia governor insists she just wanted to start a "conversation" about guns. But if ...

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.