Illionis State Rifle Association Thursday Bulletin – June 22, 2017

ISRA Thursday Bulletin – June 22, 2017   Executive Director’s Message I would like to thank all those who volunteered and attended the ISRA/NRA Open House.  Regretfully, Range Officer Mel Peterson was tragically killed that morning in a vehicle crash.  I will update everyone as more information becomes available.  The accident is still under investigation.  …

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Lawmaker urges gun reciprocity for Congress following shooting

Lawmaker urges gun reciprocity for Congress following shooting Posted on June 14, 2017 by Sam RolleyViews: 2,785 275 Shares Washington D.C.’s tough gun laws are putting lawmakers who want to carry personal firearms for self-defense at risk, a GOP lawmaker argued on the heels of the Alexandria Va., shooting that shocked the nation Wednesday. Georgia Rep. …

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Illinois: Anti-Gun Legislators Attempting to Get “Assault Weapon” Language into law

ACTION ALERT:  Illinois: Anti-Gun Legislators Attempting to Get “Assault Weapon” Language into law This week, Senator Antonio Munoz filed Senate Amendment 2 to Senate Bill 556.  This amendment is vaguely written and contains decades’ old language that attempts to enhance the penalty of unlawfully carrying a wide spectrum of semi-automatic firearms in Illinois.  The real …

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