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Friday, February 1, 2002

Campaign Finance "Reform" Looms as Threat to Free Speech

The McCain-Feingold/Shays-Meehan campaign finance "reform" bills (S. 27 and H.R. 2356, respectively) are poised for action in the ...

Friday, February 1, 2002

New Mexico - Senate Judiciary Committee To Consider SB 275

Next week, the New Mexico State Senate Judiciary Committee will consider SB 275, a bill to protect New ...

Tuesday, January 29, 2002

South Dakota - Reciprocity Bill passes House

On Monday, January 28 the South Dakota House of Representatives voted 65-0 to pass a "Right to Carry" ...

Saturday, January 26, 2002

AGS Continues To Lie To Promote Attacks On Gun Shows

The anti-gun lobbying group called "Americans for Gun Safety" (AGS) unveiled its latest attack on gun shows and ...

Saturday, January 26, 2002

South Dakota - Committee Approves HB1129

On Wednesday, January 23, the House State Affairs Committee unanimously approved HB 1129, a bill that seeks to ...

Saturday, January 26, 2002

Virginia - Right to Carry Measure Moves To Senate Floor

S.B. 228, a bill that seeks to streamline the process by which out-of-state Right to Carry permits are ...

Saturday, January 26, 2002

Wisconsin - Anti-terrorism Bill Contains Anti-Gun Provisions

Does Attorney General James Doyle (D) believe that Wisconsin’s gun owners and sportsmen are nothing but terrorists waiting ...

Friday, January 25, 2002

Campaign Finance "Reform" Redux

This week, proponents of the McCain-Feingold/Shays-Meehan campaign finance "reform" effort (S. 27 and H.R. 2356, respectively) attained the ...

Tuesday, January 22, 2002

Kansas - Urgent Legislative Alert!!

Tomorrow, January 23, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on SB 116, the NRA supported reckless ...

Friday, January 18, 2002

Utah - Two Anti-Gun Bills Tabled

An interim committee of the legislature voted to table two anti-gun bills this week. The first would have ...


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.