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Lexington Herald-Leader  

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Proposal to expand bear hunting in Kentucky sparks debate

The Humane Society of the United States is objecting to a proposed expansion of bear hunting in Kentucky. The group says the state's black bear population is still small and needs time to expand.

MLive Media Group  

Friday, June 26, 2015

Payments offered to area landowners who allow hunting on private property

JACKSON COUNTY, MI – Some Jackson County officials hope area residents participate in a hunting program that pays landowners to allow for game hunting on private land.

The Archery Wire  

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Two New States Poised to Permit Bowhunters to Pack

The states of Louisiana and Nevada are poised to permit bowhunters to carry firearms for personal protection for the first time beginning with the upcoming 2015-16 archery big game seasons.


Friday, June 19, 2015

Sunday hunting compromise easily clears NC House

RALEIGH – The House approved a measure Thursday to allow limited hunting with guns on Sundays and the Senate is likely to do the same next week.

The Fayetteville Observer  

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mike Marsh: Sunday hunting bill clears House

The Outdoor Heritage Act took years to roll into one bill that enough people would support to ensure its passage. However, in a lengthy, late-night debate that took place on April 28, H640 passed the ...

The News and Observer  

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Sunday hunting in NC up for debate in General Assembly

RALEIGH N.C. House members debated a proposal to allow hunting on Sundays, with some legislators worried the practice would create noise and safety concerns for churches.

Wide Open Spaces  

Monday, April 13, 2015

Nation’s First Statewide Lead Ammunition Ban Finalized in California

California Fish and Game Commission recently finalized the ban on lead ammunition which will start to go into effect July 1, 2015, with two phases following. Proponents of the lead ammunition ban claim that wildlife will benefit from ...

The Dallas Morning News  

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Senate passes constitutional amendment to protect hunting, fishing rights

A constitutional amendment that guarantees the right of Texans to hunt and fish was approved by the Senate Wednesday after sponsors said it would have no effect on current state laws or local ordinances. The ...

Tyler Morning Telegraph  

Friday, March 27, 2015

Texans should make hunting, fishing rights permanent

Hunting and fishing are more than just traditional lifestyles or weekend hobbies in Texas. They’re an economic force. 

The Huffington Post  

Friday, March 27, 2015

Animal Advocates Cheer As Bill Aimed At High-Kill PETA Shelter Is Signed Into Law

A new Virginia law may put PETA's high-kill animal shelter out of the euthanasia business.


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.