Lovely Clayton of Elyria, Ohio, woke just before dawn to
find a house-breaker looming over her bed. When she screamed, he
struck her, but the disturbance alerted Clayton's 10-year-old son,
who charged into the room with a rifle. The intruder fled at the
sight of the armed child.
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.