A TEXAS HOMEOWNER went outside to dose his property's gate when two
masked men pulled into the driveway. Armed with guns, they demanded
drugs and money. According to police, the homeowner said he didn't
have anything and told them to leave. Instead, they tried to enter
the home and a struggle ensued. The homeowner's wife, who'd been
watching the incident unfold from a window, quickly loaded a shotgun
and ran outside. "I [told my husband], 'Duck and I'll shoot! Duck
and I'll shoot!'" she recalls. "And he said, 'No, don't! Don't!' And
I was debating whether to shoot or not!" In the end, she found a
compromise, firing a warning shot into the distance. The frightened
suspects fled. "We should feel at home in our own home" the woman
said. "We shouldn't feel frightened or afraid of anybody. This is
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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.