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Monday, April 25, 2022

Anti-gun D.C. Government to Hire “Life Coaches” for Criminals

Earlier this year there was some rare encouraging news out of the District of Columbia. It appeared that the federal ...


Monday, February 28, 2022

D.C. Discovers Truth About Violent Crime

Despite their best efforts, Washington, D.C.’s local government has stumbled onto some important facts about violent crime. A ...


Friday, February 25, 2022

NRA Statement on the Nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to US Supreme Court

The NRA released a statement regarding the nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court of the ...

The Washington Free Beacon  

Monday, October 5, 2020

DC Police Say Handgun Transfers Speeding Up, But Delays Remain

Washington, D.C.'s Metropolitan Police Department claims to have streamlined the handgun-transfer process following complaints from residents, but some ...

The Washington Free Beacon  

Monday, June 15, 2020

Residents Complain D.C.’s Police Department Creating Bottleneck for Handgun Purchases

In an arrangement unique to Washington, D.C., the local police department is the only federally licensed firearms dealer ...


Monday, April 27, 2020

District of Columbia: Don’t Blame the Pandemic for Our Gun Laws – They’ve Always Been Awful

Americans across the country are grappling with the “new normal”of COVID-19-related closures and the novel ways that anti-gun ...


Monday, April 13, 2020

Pandemic Exposes Dangers of Severe Gun Controls in Connecticut and D.C.

Gun owner licensing and registration, "universal" background checks, and restrictions on the sale of ammunition. Gun owners have ...


Friday, March 20, 2020

“Unnerving” Concealed Carry Licensees in DC Surprise No One – Crime by Licensees is “Very, Very Low”

In 2017, arguing in defense of a since-invalidated concealed carry licensing regime, politicians for the District of Columbia alleged that “any ...

The Daily Signal  

Monday, September 30, 2019

Lawful Gun Owners Defended Their Lives and Livelihoods in August

It seems as though every day another celebrity or politician demands that we place more severe restrictions on ...


Friday, September 27, 2019

NRA Statement on Politically Motivated Senate Finance Report

The National Rifle Association released the following statements on Friday regarding the politically motivated report issued by Democrats ...


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.