An IL federal district court judge has denied that state’s motion to dismiss a legal challenge by the Second Amendment Foundation of restrictions on the possession of firearms for personal protection.
While all of the gun bills, both good and bad, are still under consideration, the only one that might be called will be SB433, the suppressor bill.
As one year passes into the next, it is good to think of friends lost, new friends found, knowledge gained, challenges ahead and the big one.
Mark this important date on your calendar now. If you need to reserve a vacation day before the end of the year – DO IT NOW!
I know it is the season to be jolly, but we need to be sure not everyone is jolly. I’m thinking of the scammers, burglars and internet thieves in particular.
The Ohio State Legislature has passed and sent to Governor John Kasich an expanded concealed carry bill that would allow concealed carry on college campuses.
We live in an ever changing world; workplace, and even our homes, are being threatened by random acts of violence all over this country.
For the past eight years, the United States has suffered from the “lead from behind” strategy of the Obama Administration.
On Monday, a person of Somali origin attacked people with a vehicle and butcher knife on the Ohio State University (OSU) campus.
A few weeks ago, I was thinking about what I would write about in my Thanksgiving Day message to gun owners, hunters and sportsmen.
Today is the 241st anniversary of the founding of the United States Marine Corps. Happy Birthday Marines. Enjoy your cake!
It is 5 days until the election and we are all hanging on like we are on the Cyclone roller coaster, and the ride isn’t over yet.
On Saturday, October 15, the ISRA Black Powder Championship was held at our Range in Bonfield. Participation was up more that 100% from last year.
The ISRA PACs for state and federal elections released their combined 2016 Sportsman’s Election Guide to ISRA Members.
The ISRA will be holding a special town hall meeting in advance of the General Elections. You need to be there to be briefed on issues important to Illinois firearm owners…..
The Wall Street Journal has reported that federal agents with the Immigration & Customs “convinced” police officers in California to spy on gun shows attendees…
Last week saw the West Chicago pull their prohibitive zoning language from consideration on the day of the Planning Commission hearing…..
The killer in the Cascade Mall shooting was a Turkish alien who tried to purchase a handgun and asked if there was any way he could avoid the background check…..
The Illinois State Rifle Association is now affiliated with the United States Concealed Carry Association.
This Saturday and Sunday at the ISRA Range, the Illinois State Rifle Association will hold its 80th Smallbore Championship, which is quite a feat…..
Today is the unofficial start of Fall. Dove season starts today and the rest of upland game season; waterfowl and deer season will soon follow…..
It is hard to believe this is the last Thursday Bulletin (TB) for August, 2016. September is about to explode upon us and with it, the last few furlongs of the 2016 Presidential race…..
We have been watching another American city, Milwaukee, set to the torch because of civil unrest. The problems in Milwaukee are not different than those in other major cities, the causes of which…..
The FBI reports a new record of 2,197,169 NICS checks for the month of July. This is up 27.9% from July, 2015. From the looks of how the 2016 General Election is going, I would think NICS…..
I am pleased to announce the ISRA has won the Whistler Boy Team Match at the National Championships at Camp Perry, Ohio.