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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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AZ Central  

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

House Democrats to introduce gun bill on anniversary of Gabrielle Giffords shooting

On the eighth anniversary of the day when then-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot in the head and nearly ...

Breitbart  

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Gabby Giffords: Expanding Backgrounds Only the 'First Step'

As House Democrats embark on an effort to expand background checks Gabby Giffords is making clear that it ...

Indiana: Lake County Council to Consider Firearm Discharge Ordinance

Monday, January 7, 2019

Indiana: Lake County Council to Consider Firearm Discharge Ordinance

On January 8th at 10:00AM, the Lake County Council will be considering amending Ordinance No. 1314B regulating the discharge ...

California Legislature Convenes for 2019 Session

Monday, January 7, 2019

California Legislature Convenes for 2019 Session

Today, Monday, January 7th, the California Legislature reconvened in Sacramento for the 2019 legislative session. Lawmakers are wasting ...

Texas Legislative Session Begins this Week

Monday, January 7, 2019

Texas Legislative Session Begins this Week

The Texas Legislature convenes in Austin for its 86th Regular Session on Tuesday, January 8.

The Republican Standard  

Monday, January 7, 2019

Gov. Northam’s Gun Control Package Would Ban Boy Scouts’ .22 Rifles

Democratic Governor Ralph Northam rolled out a gun control package which could be bad news for the Boy ...

Fox 59  

Monday, January 7, 2019

Dems to push gun control on anniversary of Giffords shooting

Days after reclaiming the House majority, Democrats are introducing gun control legislation timed for the anniversary of the ...

Go Erie  

Monday, January 7, 2019

State senator takes another run at Sunday hunting in Pennsylvania

State Sen. Dan Laughlin plans to reintroduce legislation this month that would permit hunting on some Sundays in ...

Wall Street Journal.com  

Monday, January 7, 2019

EUROPE Gun Use Surges in Europe, Where Firearms Are Rare

When hundreds of women were sexually assaulted on New Year’s Eve in several German cities three years ago, ...

Fox 43  

Monday, January 7, 2019

Paralyzed 8-year-old gifted new hunting gear to replace his stolen equipment

Just before Christmas, an 8-year-old boy lost all his hunting gear to thieves, and he's now finding out ...

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.