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Friday, July 12, 2002

New Jersey Update

Attention Bergen County gun owners and Second Amendment supporters! On Monday, July 15, at 7:00p.m.

Friday, July 12, 2002

North Carolina Legislative Update

Last month, the NRA-backed lawsuit preemption measure, H.B. 622—sponsored by Representative P. Wayne Sexton (R-73)—successfully passed out of ...

Friday, July 12, 2002

Massachusetts Legislative Update

Great news for Massachusetts citizens! This week, the Massachusetts House of Representatives voted 114-32 to send reform bill ...

Tuesday, July 9, 2002

Massachusetts Legislative Update

Thanks to your phone calls and letters, H.B. 5102 (formerly known as H.B. 1087), has been passed by the ...

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

North Carolina Legislative Update

On 2 July the NRA-backed lawsuit preemption bill, H.B. 622, sponsored by Representative Wayne Sexton (R-73), passed out ...

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

Attend Town Hall Meetings

Congress is on break for its Independence Day District Work Period, and is scheduled to return July 8. ...

Wednesday, July 3, 2002

House Floor Debate on Arming Pilots Upcoming

When Congress returns next week from its Independence Day recess, we anticipate H.R. 4635 will be one of ...

Sunday, June 30, 2002

A Primer On The Constitutional Right To Keep And Bear Arms

Constitutional law professor Nelson Lund explores the Second Amendment and analyzes the decision in United States v. Emerson.

Friday, June 28, 2002

Arming Pilots Takes Another Critical Step Forward

On Wednesday, the House Transportation Committee approved H.R. 4635—legislation that would mandate the establishment of a program that ...

Friday, June 21, 2002

Keep Telling Your Senators to Oppose Attacks on Gun Shows

We still anticipate the gun control lobby that calls itself "Americans for Gun Safety" (AGS)—along with U.S. Senator ...


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.