• Upcoming events

    31st Annual Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic
    Friday, March 27, 2015 at 12:00 PM through March 29, 2015

    The NRA-ILA is excited to take part in the 31st Annual Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic in Columbia, South Carolina.  This must see event will take place at the State Fairgrounds (1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, South Carolina 29201) beginning on March 27th and concluding on March 29th. If interested in volunteering at the NRA-ILA booth at this major event please contact NRA-ILA Grassroots Field Coordinator Trey Ramsey at (703) 282-8402 or at trey@nrailafrontlines.com.  If you will be attending the event, stop by the booth and see how you can get involved in upcoming NRA-ILA activities. 

    New York Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show
    Friday, March 27, 2015 at 02:00 PM through March 29, 2015

    Come see the NRA-ILA booth at the 24th Annual Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show on March 27th, 28th and 29th at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY. This year's special appearance is made by Ernie "Turtleman" Brown from the hit Animal Planet show "Call of the Wildman". Feel free to contact the NRA-ILA Grassroots Field Coordinator, Christian Ragosta, at 703-638-8257.

    The event runs on Friday, March 27th from 2pm-7pm;

    Saturday, March 28th from 10am-7pm; and

    Sunday, March 29th from 10am-4pm.

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  • From the blog

    Momentum Shifting Against Operation Choke Point?

    When last we reported on the ongoing scandal that is Operation Choke Point, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee had issued a report condemning the participation of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) in the program. Earlier, the same committee had faulted the Department of Justice (DOJ) for its actions in pressuring banks to sever or avoid business relationships with legitimate industries that are considered politically objectionable, including firearms and ammunition sales. Internal investigators at both FDIC and DOJ had also launched their own probes into allegations of abusive practices under the guise of Operation Choke Point.

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    NBC Offers Repellent Advice on Appeasing Home Invaders

    Americans have a constitutional right to armed self-defense, but they have other choices as well.  The University of Colorado, for example, last year offered the students it sought to disarm with statewide legislation other “crime prevention tactics.” Options for female students facing rapists included passive resistance,” biting, and self-degradation.  According to one proponent of the bill to ban the lawful carrying of firearms on campuses, such threats are “why we have the whistles.” 

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