National Rifle Association

The National Rifle Association of America (NRA) is an American nonprofit organization whose primary mission is "[to] protect and defend the Constitution of the United States...", especially the right to keep and bear arms. Founded in 1871, the group has informed its members about firearm related bills since 1934, and it has directly lobbied for and against legislation since 1975.Originally founded to advance rifle marksmanship, the modern NRA continues to teach firearm competency and safety. It instructs civilians and law enforcement, youths and adults, in various programs. The organization also publishes several magazines and sponsors competitive marksmanship events.
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  • Press Release: Chief Counsel Joshua Prince Awarded NRA Defender of Freedom Award

    … It is with distinct honor and privilege that we announce that Chief Counsel Joshua Prince has been awarded the National Rifle Association (NRA) 2016 Defender of Freedom Award. Recognizing his “outstanding leadership and conspicuous achievement in defend of liberty and the preservation of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms for all law-abiding citizen of the United States of America,” Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre bestowed this great honor on Joshua. Please join us in congratulating Joshua in this monumental achievement. …

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  • Important Update on Implementation of ATF-41F

    … the position that current law will be applied to all applications postmarked prior to July 13, 2016. ATF’s Meeting As Silencer Shop reported on its blog, ATF and representatives of ATF’s National Firearms Act Branch met with the American Suppressor Association (“ASA”) and some of its members, including Silencer Shop itself while at SHOT Show last…

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