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Big Numbers on Background Checks and Carry Permits

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Monday, October 12, 2020

Big Numbers on Background Checks and Carry Permits

New data on background checks and concealed carry permit holders shows that the exercise of 2nd Amendment rights may ...

ATF Releases New Procedures on Certain Retail and Private-to-Private Transactions

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Monday, September 14, 2020

ATF Releases New Procedures on Certain Retail and Private-to-Private Transactions

Early this month, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) released two new procedure documents.

Context for the Guns of 2020

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Context for the Guns of 2020

We’ve written extensively about NICS background checks records this year and the potential implications. Large numbers are now ...

The Washington Free Beacon  

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

August Shatters Another Gun Sales Record

August 2020 saw more gun sales than any other August on record as Americans continue to rush to ...

New Mexico’s Background Check Law: A Year in Review

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Monday, August 24, 2020

New Mexico’s Background Check Law: A Year in Review

Back in 2013-14, failed presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg was joined by other billionaires –Paul Allen, Steve Ballmer, Bill ...

Record-Setting Interest in Self-Defense

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Record-Setting Interest in Self-Defense

Two trend lines related to our issue have diverged in a remarkable way that indicates that firearms and ...

Appellate Court Reinstates Challenge to Maryland’s Handgun Licensing Scheme

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Appellate Court Reinstates Challenge to Maryland’s Handgun Licensing Scheme

Last Monday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit reinstated an NRA-supported challenge to Maryland’s convoluted ...

Gun Licensees and Privacy in the Empire State

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Gun Licensees and Privacy in the Empire State

The Daily News, a New York City newspaper, recently filed a lawsuit to compel the New York City Police ...

2020 Democratic Party Platform Declares Total War on Second Amendment Rights

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Monday, August 3, 2020

2020 Democratic Party Platform Declares Total War on Second Amendment Rights

The national Democratic Party is no longer making any attempt to hide their antipathy towards guns and gun ...

Everytown’s Hail Mary

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

Everytown’s Hail Mary

At least, that’s what Everytown did. A Politico reporter used FBI NICS data acquired by Everytown to claim “Blocked gun ...

NRA ILA

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.