May 10, 2016

Huffington Post May 5, 2016 By Kim Bellware Chicago’s long-standing bad rap on gun violence drew fresh attention in the first months of 2016 when early numbers suggested that the city was facing one of its worst homicide rates in years. Throughout the decades-long debate over the city’s seemingly intractable gun violence problem, …

May 2, 2016

NRA Institute for Legislative Action April 29, 2016 Next Wednesday, May 4, the House Local Government Committee is tentatively scheduled to consider and vote on House Bill 4795, as substituted.  HB 4795, sponsored by Chairman Lee Chatfield (R-District 107), is important legislation aimed at protecting law-abiding gun owners from unlawful …

December 1, 2015

Think Progress By Josh Israel December 1, 2015 It’s a gruesome cycle that has become all too familiar. On Friday, a mass shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado left three people dead and nine more wounded. Despite a history that included domestic assault accusations and a …

November 25, 2015

NRA November 24, 2015 We’ve covered the ordinance banning the possession of so-called “high-capacity” magazines in Los Angeles, but the details may be confusing to gun owners. The law is currently being challenged in court, but in the meantime it is considered illegal to own magazines holding more than ten …