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Friday, July 26, 2002

Support For Armed Pilots Remains High—Opposition Waning

Support for legislation that would establish a program to arm pilots continues to gather momentum. A little over ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Texas Right to Carry Update

This week, the Department of Public Safety announced that Governor Rick Perry (R) has given final approval to ...

Friday, July 26, 2002

Massachusetts Legislative Update

Massachusetts NRA members must act quickly to make sure important gun law reform legislation is addressed in the ...

Friday, July 19, 2002

Senate Lawsuit Preemption Bill Needs More Co-sponsors

S. 2268, which seeks to block politically-motivated lawsuits that attempt to hold law-abiding gun makers liable for the ...

Friday, July 19, 2002

Keep up the Pressure on Senate to Pass Armed Pilots Legislation

The U.S. Senate has still not taken action on S. 2554, which seeks to establish a program to ...

Friday, July 19, 2002

Massachusetts Legislative Update

Last week, the House of Representatives voted 114-32 to send reform bill H. 5102 to the Senate.

Thursday, July 18, 2002

North Carolina Senate Passes Lawsuit Bill

On 16 July the North Carolina Senate overwhelmingly passed H. 622, the NRA-backed measure to stop reckless lawsuits ...

Sunday, July 14, 2002

Teachers & Politics

The National Education Association (NEA) is no stranger to getting involved in promoting anti-gun positions. In 2000, this ...

Sunday, July 14, 2002

Armed Pilots Bill Flies Through House

Virtually every poll on the subject of arming properly trained pilots as a last line of defense against ...

Friday, July 12, 2002

New Jersey Update

Attention Bergen County gun owners and Second Amendment supporters! On Monday, July 15, at 7:00p.m.


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.