Vice President Pence to Speak at the 2018 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum

Vice President Pence to Speak at the 2018 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum
Vice President Pence to Speak at the 2018 NRA-ILA Leadership Forum

Fairfax, Va.— -( The National Rifle Association (NRA) Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today announced that Vice President Mike Pence will keynote the annual NRA-ILA Leadership Forum on Friday, May 4, in Dallas, Texas. The event kicks off the 2018 election cycle and will feature a powerful lineup of pro-freedom speakers.

“It’s an honor to have Vice President Pence address our members in Dallas. He is a lifetime supporter of the Second Amendment and he has a long a record of fighting to defend our freedoms. Now more than ever we need principled people in public office who will fight to defend the Constitution. Our members are excited to hear him speak and thank him for his leadership.” —Chris W. Cox, executive director of the NRA-ILA

WHAT: NRA-ILA Leadership Forum


  • NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre
  • NRA-ILA Executive Director Chris W. Cox
  • Hon. Mike Pence, Vice President
  • Gov. Greg Abbott, Texas
  • Sen. John Cornyn, Texas
  • Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas
  • Gov. Pete Ricketts, Nebraska
  • Rep. Richard Hudson, North Carolina
  • Mark Geist, Benghazi Survivor
  • Diamond & Silk, Social Media Personalities
  • Dana Loesch, NRA Spokesperson
  • Charlie Kirk, Turning Point USA Founder


Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Arena
650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202


Friday, May 4, 2018
12:00 — 3 pm

Doors Open at 10:00 am
Program begins at 12:00 pm

MEDIA CREDENTIALS: To obtain media credentials please click here. Credential requests must be received by midnight EST Wednesday, April 25, 2018.

National Rifle Association
National Rifle Association

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