NRA-ILA News

  • California: Another Holiday Gift to Gun Owners — DOJ Proposes Regulation Regarding “Assault Weapon” Definitions
    Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:58:06 -0500
    Today, November 22 — the day before Thanksgiving — the California Department of Justice officially notified the public of its intent to adopt a new regulation regarding the definitions of certain terms used to identify “assault weapons” under California law. If adopted, the regulation would take existing definitions of terms relating to “assault weapons” currently being challenged by NRA and CRPA in state court, and apply them to the identification of “assault weapons” pursuant to California law. 
     
  • The American Indian foundation of American gun culture
    Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:48:26 -0500
    It is widely agreed that the United States has an exceptional gun culture. Although Great Britain is America’s “mother country,” the two nations have very different arms cultures. Why so? Historically, two reasons were especially important in the early colonial period:
     
  • S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson to Congress: Let Right-to-Carry permits cross state lines
    Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:47:40 -0500
    South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson on Tuesday urged Congress to pass legislation that would make states recognize one another’s concealed weapon permits, arguing every citizen's right to self-defense is at risk without it.
     
  • Standing Guard | More Americans Stand By The NRA As Liberal Elites Try To Foist Their Values On Everyone
    Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:31:48 -0500
    The heart and soul of America is at stake.
     
  • The Pittman-Robertson Act’s Support to Wildlife
    Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:47:57 -0500
    It may be hard to believe today, but in the 1930s the sighting of even one whitetail deer was a notable event. Expansion of the U.S. population into game habitat areas and unregulated hunting led many populations of game species to plummet. Today, however, the nationwide deer population is nearly 32 million strong. Similar increases have taken place among many species, including ducks, wild turkeys, and other game birds and furbearers.  These wildlife successes, enjoyed by all Americans, are the direct result of decades of hard work and funding provided by the nation’s hunters and shooters.
     
  • New York: Deadline approaches to re-up pistol permits
    Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:08:42 -0500
    Those with New York pistol permits dating back prior to 2013 will soon have re-certify or face having their license automatically revoked.
     
  • Lawmakers exhibit selective outrage when it comes to money in politics
    Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:07:54 -0500
    For Democrats and their many stenographers in the mainstream media, money is the scourge of politics. Right up until it isn’t.