President's Column

Charles L. Cotton

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President’s Column | What Happens When Gun Owners Stand Together

Together, we must remind politicians that they work for us, the American people.

President’s Column | Looking Back At 150 Years Of NRA Presidents

The NRA’s 150th anniversary has given us good reason to gaze back on our association’s history.

President’s Column | One Hundred Days Of Biden

April 29 marked 100 days of Joe Biden as president of the United States. That’s not very long, but he’s done a lot of damage in that short time.

President’s Column | The False Feminism Of The Left

There are a lot of misleading ideas pushed by the radical Left that raise my ire, but fake feminism may top them all. Politicians claim to want to “empower” women, but, looking past the rhetoric, it is clear their policies actually work to put women more at risk.

President’s Column | Billionaire Money Backs Gun Control

There are people in our society who claim to value freedom and democracy, but who vote differently either by ballot or by letting their dollars do the talking. It happens in every election.

President’s Column | We Are The Grassroots

Over my lifetime, I have been asked about my grassroots beginnings in politics and in defense of the Second Amendment. Most of the people asking were, in fact, wanting to find out how they could get involved.

President’s Column | Why They Fear Us

As we brace for impending battles for our freedom, it’s worth remembering what gun-control proponents fear most about Americans who cherish their God-given, and Second Amendment-protected, right to keep and bear arms.

President’s Column | Truth And Lies At The Polls

Election Day 2020 has come and gone, and as I write this one week later, the race for president of the United States of America is not over.

President’s Column | We Vow To Remain Vigilant

As we head into December and the end of a year that has challenged America like no other, we are provided a stark reminder that time doesn’t stand still.

President’s Column | Always True: I’m The NRA, And I Vote

As NRA members and patriots who love our country and all the good it has done for Americans and for the rest of the world, we all know a fundamental decision will be made when we go to the polls in a few short days.

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