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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

South Dakota: Capitol Carry Legislation Passes House

Yesterday, February 8, House Bill 1129 passed out of the South Dakota House of Representatives by a 45-17 ...

Monday, February 8, 2016

West Virginia: Permitless Carry Passes House of Delegates

Today, House Bill 4145, NRA-endorsed legislation that would allow an individual to lawfully carry a concealed handgun without ...

Monday, February 8, 2016

South Carolina: Self-Defense Legislation Passes House Unopposed

On Thursday, February 4, H. 4703 was unanimously passed out of the South Carolina House

Friday, February 5, 2016

Virginia: Bipartisan Deal Advancing Through the General Assembly

Last week, bipartisan progress was made between government leaders in Virginia to stay the revocation of reciprocity agreements ...

Friday, February 5, 2016

Florida Alert! Tampa Bay Times Editors Attack Pro-Gun Legislators over Gun Bills

It's time to Stand and Fight against a media outlet that is fighting against our Second Amendment rights.  In print and online, the Tampa Bay Times (TBT) is attacking legislators from the Tampa/St. Petersburg area ...

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Vermont: Montpelier’s Assault on the Second Amendment Continues

Last week, the House Government Operations Committee heard testimony on the three Burlington Charter change bills, House Bill 566, House ...

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Virginia: Self-Defense Legislation Advancing Through General Assembly

Yesterday, February 3, House Bill 766 was passed by the Virginia House of Delegates by a 68-29 vote.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Florida Report: House Passes Second Amendment bills. Focus now on Senate

Leadership, true leadership, is keeping your word, doing the right thing and setting an example for others.  When legislators tell the citizens of Florida that they support the Second Amendment and self-defense rights, they should ...

The Washington Post  

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Bloomberg "gun-safety" group has a new target: Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) suddenly knows what it’s like to be on the other end of a Michael Bloomberg advertising campaign. Everytown for Gun Safety, a group bankrolled by the former New York mayor, poured ...


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.