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Playing the Blame Game in Chicago

As violent crime surges in Chicago, city officials continue to blame the carnage on guns and gun dealers. Both President Biden and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot are eager participants in this dishonest blame game.

Illinois County’s Anti-Second Amendment Taxes Ruled Unconstitutional

In a victory for the Second Amendment and the citizens of Illinois, the state’s Supreme Court unanimously ruled that two taxes Cook County had devised are unconstitutional.

Sen. Durbin Blames Crime on “Too Many Damn Guns”

The Illinois senator, like many of his colleagues, gets it all wrong.

Ammo Serialization Comes Up Again

A de facto ban on ammunition would effectively kill our ability to exercise our Second Amendment rights.

A Mall Santa Said What to a Kid?

A mall Santa told a child no guns for Christmas, not even Nerf guns.

Illinois State Police Implementing Automated Phone System to Address Long Waits for Firearms Licenses

Licensing requirements and long waits are frustrating Illinois gun owners

Gun Stolen 50 Years Ago Recovered During Traffic Stop

Police arrested two men in the Chicago suburbs after a traffic stop and vehicle search revealed a stolen gun from 1969 that was apparently in their possession.

Anti-gun Activist Government Officials Take Aim at Gun Shows, Small Local Businesses

Local officials are depriving their own people and communities of lawful income—directly impacting people’s daily lives, all for the sake of making “statements.”

Illinois Gun Owners March on Capitol For Their Rights

Pro-gun advocates marched on the Illinois State Capitol during the Illinois Gun Owner Lobby Day.

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