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NRA-ILA Was Founded for You

NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) was created in 1975, then saved and strengthened by NRA members in the 1977 Annual Meeting, in the “Revolt at Cincinnati.”

The NRA was There

As part of the historical pendulum that swings between freedom and slavery, the right to bear arms is always under attack by elites seeking absolute power.

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.

NRA Salutes Our Hero Police Officers

With National Police Week this month, I would like to shine a spotlight on the NRA’s long history of supporting law enforcement officers. Over the past year, our country’s brave men and women in law enforcement have dealt with large-scale civil unrest and long hours.

The Long March to Restore the Second Amendment in New York

“I grew up at a time when people were not afraid of people with firearms. I used to travel on the subway from Queens to Manhattan with a rifle. Could you imagine doing that today in New York City?” So recalled U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia about his days as a schoolboy on a rifle team.

President’s Column | NRA And Its Members Mean Business

As an active wife, mother and grandmother, I am often asked what inspired me to serve our great organization as NRA President. In a word, that answer is you—the over 5-million-strong NRA family of members—my fellow patriots.

THE FORCES AGAINST FREEDOM

A letter from Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre on how New York State's political leaders have cynically weaponized their legal and regulatory powers to try to take down the NRA.

What the NY AG’s Lawsuit is Really About

This can’t be overstated. New York Attorney General Letitia James’ lawsuit, which is literally calling for the dissolution of the NRA, is a blatant and political assault on American freedom.

President’s Column | COVID-19: A Wake-up Call To The Importance Of The NRA

Sadly, so much has happened in our world since my last column to you.

President’s Column | NRA Board Working For Members To Support Our Common Cause

I have had the distinct honor to serve as your president during the past year. It is a responsibility that I don’t take lightly—leading the millions of men and women of the oldest civil rights organization in America.

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