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Illinois “Anti-Gun” Legislation Push Next Week!

Friday, March 2, 2007

 

Please Contact Your State Legislators Today!

Gun-ban extremists in the General Assembly are expected to start their big push to ban countless semi-automatic handguns, rifles, and shotguns, as well as .50 cal. rifles and ammunition this coming week. 

 

The two bills, House Bill 873, introduced by Representative Edward Acevedo (D-2), and Senate Bill 16, introduced by Senator Emil Jones (D-14), but the Chief Sponsor has changed to Senator Antonio Munoz (D-1), will likely face easy passage through their hand-picked committees, and could see action in their respective chamber floors as early as next week. 

 

It is critical that you call your State Representative and State Senator and urge them to OPPOSE these Cook County/Chicago-inspired gun bans that are being promoted by Chicago Mayor Richard Daley (D), Governor Rod Blagojevich (D), and anti-gun extremists across the country.

 

The general contact number for the State Senate is (217) 782-5715 and the general contact number for the House of Representatives is (217) 782-8223.

 

If you need help identifying your State Legislators, please use the "Write Your Representative" feature found at www.NRAILA.org.

Please spread the word to your family, friends, and fellow gun owners that the Second Amendment is under attack in Illinois and urge them to call their State Legislators too!

 

For further legislative activities in Illinois and around the nation, please visit www.nraila.org.

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