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Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Chicago Politicians, Whistling Past the Graveyard

It’s no secret that crime in Chicago has reached levels not seen in decades. Crime statistics released by ...

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Illinois: Session Starts, Anti-Gun Bills Carried Over

Today, the Illinois General Assembly began its 2022 legislative session. Anti-gun bills from 2021 have carried over to ...

The Daily Signal  

Tuesday, December 28, 2021

These 12 Incidents of Defensive Gun Use Prove Armed Civilians Make Situations Safer

I testified earlier this month at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Chicago on underlying causes of the ...

The Daily Signal  

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Here Are the Facts About Spikes in Crime That Sen. Dick Durbin Didn’t Want Me to Share

It’s no secret that Chicago, like many major U.S. cities, has suffered from an unprecedented spike in homicides ...

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Thursday, October 21, 2021

NRA Victory in Illinois Supreme Court

The Illinois Supreme Court rejected Cook County's tax on the sale of firearms and ammunition with a unanimous ...

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Illinois: Anti-Gun Bills Moving Quickly

House Bill 562, to make it harder to obtain a FOID, and to place onerous restrictions on private ...

Monday, June 14, 2021

Illinois: General Assembly to Return, Anti-Gun Bills Still Active

The General Assembly has been called back for session this week. Two anti-gun bills are still before the ...

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Illinois: General Assembly Adjourns

Yesterday, the General Assembly adjourned from its 2021 legislative session. Thanks to NRA members and other Second Amendment ...

Monday, May 31, 2021

Illinois: Vote Scheduled for Gun Seizure Bill

Today, the last day of session, the Senate has scheduled a vote for House Bill 1092, to expand ...

Sunday, May 30, 2021

Illinois: House Passes Private Transfer Ban & FOID Fee Increase Bill

Yesterday, the House voted 60-50 to pass House Bill 1091. It now goes to the Senate for further ...

NRA ILA

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.