SB1657 came out of the House Judiciary Criminal Committee (the vote was 7-6). When looking at committee votes don’t be fooled by the margin.
A few years ago, I penned an article entitled “The Gathering Storm,” which envisioned intensive attacks on the Second Amendment and our gun rights.
The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love.
Last Thursday, at the joint news conference with President Trump and the Italian Premier, the story was breaking regarding an attack in Paris.
On April 18th, 1775, Dr. Joseph Warren, head of the colonials in Boston, was informed that the British Regulars were going to try to seize colonial guns.
The Illinois Legislature has recessed until April 25th. When they return, there will be 28 action- packed days until the spring session ends on May 31st.
Included in the program are firearms safety issues, marksmanship basics, various shooting positions, speed reloads, drawing from a holster, and more.
The National Safety Council (NSC) has just released the statistics on accidental firearm deaths for 2014 – 2015. The totals are the lowest since 1903.
Please bring these with you for IGOLD 2017:
1. Bring an umbrella or your packable raincoat, slicker or poncho. Unfortunately, rain is predicted.
IGOLD (Illinois Gun Owner Lobby Day) is coming up on April 5, 2017. By now you should have received your IGOLD mailing list.
This bill would also affect your ability to sell or refresh your own gun collection, by defining YOU as a gun dealer in Illinois.
Years ago, the City of Chicago ran legitimate firearm dealers and shooting ranges out of town. For a long time, the Second Amendment hung on by a thread.
The gun-grabbers in the Illinois General Assembly are moving full speed ahead with their plans to empty your gun safe and destroy your rights.
Bob Harvey of the South Florida Gun School addressed this issue last week in an article published in Ammoland. I am borrowing some of his ideas here.
Oak Park has formed a new Gun Control cabal disguised as yet another “Gun Safety” group, they call themselves Gun Responsibility Advocates..
IGOLD is coming up on April 5th this year and for the first time in a long time, the ISRA is not going to sponsor charter buses to the event.
You and I both know we have a gun to protect our family…but at the same time we pray to God we never have to use it under those circumstances.
The Trump Administration is underway, despite the tactics to slow down the President’s cabinet picks, by Senate Democrats.
About eight years ago, I penned a letter to gun owners nationwide about my experiences lobbying Barack Obama when he was an Illinois State Senator.
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.