Charles L. Cotton

President’s Column | NRA In The States

One thing is absolutely clear—in terms of passing good bills and defeating bad bills, the NRA-ILA is the proverbial "800-pound gorilla" at both the federal and state levels.

Lorrie Morgan Is NRA Country

Country music fans know Lorrie Morgan’s many career accolades. A Grand Ole Opry member, she first performed on the hallowed stage at the age of 13.

The ATF Tries to Broaden the Definition of “Machinegun”

The ATF's new interpretation is unclear at best.

Using Alternative Holsters

Some clothing and carry situations require "alternative holsters." Using these requires these skills.

2022 NRA National Matches At Camp Atterbury

On July 8, the 2022 NRA National Matches will kick off its second year of competition in the Hoosier State. 

Pricing Out the Second Amendment

One tactic gun-control proponents use to keep people from their right to keep and bear arms is to create and increase the monetary hurdles.

From the Editor | Freedom Should Not Be Mysterious

Do you remember when you first glimpsed the real basis of our individual freedom? Did a parent show you, a teacher? Too many aren’t being taught about the fundamental nature of our freedom.

NRA Kicks Off 2022 Great American Outdoor Show

Your entire family will enjoy the multitude of activities available at this year’s Great American Outdoor Show. This event is the world’s largest consumer outdoor show.

The Humble Beginnings of NRA Museums

The NRA's three museums are critical to preserving our rich heritage for the future, but you might be surprised by where this incredible resource began.

The Armed Citizen® January 24, 2022

An Oceanside, Calif., resident was allegedly confronted by a group of six people breaking into his home Nov. 10, 2021. The resident was able to retrieve his own firearm and shoot at the invaders, striking at least one of the men. The intruders returned fire before fleeing the scene.

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