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Friday, March 9, 2001

Florida Legislative Alert - 2001-03-09, Second Hearing Set for Florida SB-412

SUPPORT FOR SB-412 -- GUN MANUFACTURER LAWSUITS The next hearing has been scheduled for SB-412. This one is ...

Tuesday, March 6, 2001

California Legislative Alert 2001-03-03

Assembly Bill 22 (Lowenthal) is scheduled for third reading on the Assembly Floor, Monday, March 5th morning. We ...

Monday, March 5, 2001

New Mexico Legislative Alert 2001-03-05

This past weekend, the New Mexico Senate approved SB 148, the Personal Protection Act by Sen. Shannon Robinson, ...

Friday, March 2, 2001

Florida Legislative Alert 2001-03-02

SB-412 is scheduled for a hearing in the Florida SENATE Criminal Justice Committee next Tuesday, March 6, 2001 ...

Tuesday, January 16, 2001

Special Alert - Support Gale Norton 2001-01-16

Support Gale Norton

Tuesday, January 16, 2001

Texas Legislative Alert - Four Gun Show Bills Introduced In Austin

It is called gun show legislation wherein reality, it is bait and switch. To pull this off, anti- ...

Monday, September 11, 2000

The Founders, Not The NRA, Originated The "Myth" ...By Stephen P. Halbrook

Michael Bellesiles tried to revise history, claiming few people owned guns when the Constitution was written. Halbrook responds.

Tuesday, August 22, 2000

Seth Waxman letter on Second Amendment

Letter from Clinton Administration Solicitor General Seth Waxman regarding the Second Amendment.

Thursday, May 4, 2000

The Second Amendment & The U.S. Supreme Court

Attorney Stephan Tahmassebi explains that the Supreme Court has recognized the right to arms as an individual right ...

Tuesday, March 21, 2000

The Arms Of The People Should Be Taken Away

Attorney and constitutional scholar Stephen P. Halbrook details evidence that the Second Amendment was prompted by British plans ...


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.