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Monday, August 3, 2015

Amy Schumer, Chuck Schumer team up for gun control

Stand-up comedian and actress Amy Schumer is teaming up with New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to call for tighter gun control.

The Associated Press  

Monday, August 3, 2015

W.Va. sees increase in number of Right-to-Carry permits

More than 13,000 permits to carry concealed guns were issued in West Virginia during the first three months of 2015, West Virginia State Police data show. If this pace continues, the state could end the ...

Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership  

Monday, August 3, 2015

What to Do When Your Doctor Asks About Guns

Have you had the experience of going to your doctor for a particular problem, let’s say headaches, and been surprised by the doctor asking you about a completely unrelated subject—whether you have a gun in ...

The Decatur Daily  

Friday, July 31, 2015

Alabama Attorney General: LawCo sheriff and Moulton Council must comply with state gun law

The city of Moulton and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office have lifted firearms restrictions after receiving letters from the state attorney general saying the restrictions violated state law.Attorney General Luther Strange issued a statement Wednesday ...

The Belleville News-Democrat  

Friday, July 31, 2015

Illinois: Bill would allow concealed-carry for nonresident military personnel

Military personnel who are stationed in Illinois but are not Illinois residents could get permits to carry concealed firearms in the state under new legislation filed by state Rep. Charlie Meier.

The Tennessean  

Friday, July 31, 2015

Tennessee Attorney General: Private companies can't ban legal guns at public parks

A private organization operating a public park in Tennessee can't stop licensed handgun permit holders from carrying their weapons into an event, according to a new opinion from the Tennessee attorney general.

The Columbian  

Friday, July 31, 2015

Let Washington National Guard carry

State lawmakers from Clark County are urging Gov. Jay Inslee to allow members of the Washington National Guard to carry firearms.The letter to the Democratic governor, signed by the region's Republican delegation and other state ...

New York Post  

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Bloomberg poaching Gray Lady talent for ‘fast commentary’ project

Bloomberg View, the opinion-writing wing of Bloomberg News, is looking to hire about 30 reporters — and has poached a top Times’ DealBook editor — for a new “fast commentary” operation that will provide context ...

The Washington Post  

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Court upholds Florida law restricting doctor-patient speech about guns

Yesterday, the 11th Circuit handed down a substantially revised opinion in Wollschlaeger v. Governor, the Florida “Docs vs. Glocks” case. (I’d been following the controversy for quite a while, but didn’t have a chance to ...

The Pittsburgh Tribune Review  

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Lott: Don't leave our military personnel defenseless

Anytime, anyplace, terrorists can strike. With just his signature, President Obama could eliminate the gun-free zone policies that leave our military personnel defenseless. Late last week, Republicans in the Pennsylvania Legislature called on Gov. Tom ...


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.