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2005 Gun Rights Policy Conference

Monday, September 5, 2005

This year's Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC) will be held September 23-25, at the LAX Airport Marriott in Los Angeles, California.  Celebrating its 20th year, the conference is sponsored by the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA) and the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF),  in cooperation with NRA, and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF).  Attending this year's event will be representatives from major national and state gun rights organizations, including the California Rifle & Pistol Association.  Key speakers at this year's conference will include:  NRA President Sandra S. Froman,  NRA Executive Vice President Wayne R. LaPierre, and Professor Eugene Volokh of the UCLA Law School.  Other panelists will include:  NRA-ILA's Director of Federal Affairs Chuck Cunningham, author and scholar John R. Lott, Jr.  (author of the book "The Bias Against Guns"), syndicated radio show host Tom Gresham  (host of the "Gun Talk" radio show), and others.  Registration, conference materials, receptions, and a Saturday luncheon are free.  Participants are required to pay for their own lodging, travel, and other meals.  Advance registration is required.  For more information, or to register for this year's GRPC, please call (425) 454-7012, or visit www.saf.org/default.asp?p=GRPC.

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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.