What Trump ‘Un-Signing’ the UN Arms Trade Treaty Means for Gun Owners

By NRA-ILA Last Friday, President Trump took the historic step of ordering the “un-signing” of the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty during his address to the NRA-ILA’s Leadership Forum. President Trump’s action effectively withdraws the United States from the most comprehensive effort towards international gun control. Much of the intervening coverage on the ATT has focused on […]

NRA Applauds Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb for Signing Comprehensive Gun Rights Bill into Law

By NRA-ILA FAIRFAX, Va.–  The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) applauds Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb for signing into law a comprehensive gun rights bill that will make it easier for law-abiding Hoosiers to defend themselves. Gov. Holcomb signed the bill into law on the stage of the NRA-ILA’s Leadership Forum at the […]

NYT Reporter: LaPierre ‘Unanimously Re-Elected’

A reporter for the New York Times has tweeted the following. Wayne LaPierre, @NRA CEO and executive vice president, unanimously re-elected in executive session at the group’s board meeting in Indianapolis. — Danny Hakim (@dannyhakim) April 29, 2019 We’re also hearing reports — not confirmed yet — that Ackerman McQueen’s services have been terminated. If […]

An Open Letter to NRA Board Members From a Former Employee

This letter comes courtesy Rob Pincus’s Facebook page. April 29, 2019 An Open letter to the NRA Board of Directors. First off, I would like to congratulate all the newly elected NRA board members, I’m sure your reason for running for the NRA Board of Directors (BOD) was driven by patriotism, pride, and selfless service […]

New York Attorney General Launches Investigation Into NRA Operations

During yesterday’s National Rifle Association membership meeting, one of the organization’s foes that Executive director Wayne LaPierre singled out for criticism was New York’s newly-elected attorney general Letitia James. Now, in the wake of allegations of overspending, conflicts of interest and a lack of internal controls, James has announced that her office has opened a […]

Breaking: Oliver North Resigns as NRA President

Yesterday we broke the news that NRA board members asked for Wayne LaPierre’s resignation, and he refused. Later, we shared the letter he wrote in response, in which he effectively claimed that the NRA’s President as of a year ago, Lt. Colonel Oliver North, effectively extorted him in an attempt to force LaPierre’s resignation. Breaking […]