Chuck Michel: Don’t Give Up on the NRA-ILA and CRPA

Virtually all of the news surrounding the National Rifle Association has been bad for weeks now. From an outsider’s perspective, none of the principal parties involved — Wayne LaPierre, Oliver North, the NRA Board and Ackerman McQueen — have covered themselves in glory. At the same time, there’s no doubt that those who work hardest […]

NRA Board Split: Allen West Calls Out ‘Lies,’ Expresses No Confidence in Wayne LaPierre

National Rifle Association board member Allen West hasn’t been on board with the public-facing “all is well” approach the NRA board has taken since revelations of mismanagement, overspending and lack of control broke into public view. Following the NRA membership meeting in Indianapolis, he called for a full investigation of allegations. Now, like the rest of […]

Pincus: This is What NRA Members Can Do Now to #ChangeTheNRA

By Rob Pincus [ED: You may have seen our post regarding documents recently leaked which detail questionable spending by National Rifle Association Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre as well as tens of millions of dollars in legal fees paid to an outside attorney. Rob Pincus posted the following on his Facebook page regarding […]

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 […]