Norma and Eduardo Ortega returned to their Miami, Fla., home
to find two burglars ransacking their belongings. One burglar fled
the house when Mrs. Ortega found her pistol and fired, but the other
hid in a bathroom. He was spread-eagled on the living room floor
when police arrived. The second suspect, a juvenile, was arrested
Yesterday, the Senate voted 28-16 to pass House Bill 3094, the open carry bill. Though the constitutional carry amendment failed, the Senate did manage to adopt an amendment to eliminate the fee for a Concealed Weapons Permit (CWP). ...
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.