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DETAILS INSIDE! Mini-IGOLD: Tuesday, October 29th in Springfield

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DETAILS INSIDE!  Mini-IGOLD:  Tuesday, October 29th in Springfield

For weeks, Guns Save Life has promoted a Tuesday, October 29th Mini-IGOLD (Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day) event in Springfield.  Well, behind the scenes, the Illinois State Rifle Association has been busy lining up some logistics. Working together, the NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action, Guns Save Life and the ISRA have planned this event for the second day of...
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DO IT: File your Gun Dealer Licensing proposed rulemaking today! TIPS INSIDE

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DO IT:  File your Gun Dealer Licensing proposed rulemaking today!  TIPS INSIDE

  Anyone with comments on the Illinois State Police’s proposed rules for the Firearm Dealer License Certification Act must have their comments in by Monday, October 7th.  Your comments must be in writing. Here are the proposed rules. Be specific and pithy.  This isn’t the time for essay-type answers or to make claims about the constitutionality of the proposed...
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PARENTS: Hold your school(s) accountable…

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PARENTS:  Hold your school(s) accountable…

Over fifty million American kids have returned to school already. Obviously, parents expect these schools to proactively mitigate risk and keep our kids safe. But don’t assume your kid’s school is acting responsibly to minimize the risk of a loser attempting to kill lots of innocents. Be proactive as a parent. Assess your kid’s school security plan by opening...
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ATTENTION IL GUN DEALERS: Send us your horror stories relating to implementation of the Gun Dealer Licensing Act

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ATTENTION IL GUN DEALERS: Send us your horror stories relating to  implementation of the Gun Dealer Licensing Act

Are you going to need to spend tens of thousands of dollars on upgraded cameras to satisfy the proposed rules? Will your store need to spend tens of thousands of dollars on fixtures to comply with ammunition inaccessibility to customers? Do you not have enough bandwidth to upload a real-time backup copy of your video surveillance to some online...
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Meet the NRA-ILA’s Illinois lobbyist at GSL meetings this week!

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Meet the NRA-ILA’s Illinois lobbyist at GSL meetings this week!

Rumors of the NRA-ILA abandoning Illinois are greatly exaggerated.  Greatly exaggerated indeed. The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action maintains John Weber as the Illinois “liaison” or lobbyist.  And you can meet him and ask questions from the leaders of the gun rights fight in Illinois at the Guns Save Life meetings this week. John Weber will appear...
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FREE: Open House Saturday, October 5 at Bullet Trap in Macon, IL

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FREE:  Open House Saturday, October 5 at Bullet Trap in Macon, IL


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DEMS DON’T ALL HATE GUNS: 32% of Dems Support ‘Terrorist’ Label for NRA, 28% Believe in Criminalizing Membership

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DEMS DON’T ALL HATE GUNS:  32% of Dems Support ‘Terrorist’ Label for NRA, 28% Believe in Criminalizing Membership

The Left in America continues its sprint to the outermost radical fringes. Recently, San Francisco officially labelled the NRA a “terrorist organization.” Now, Rasmussen Reports reveals that 32% of Democrats polled “favor declaring the gun rights group a terrorist organization.” Even worse, 28% of them would imprison people for joining the nation’s oldest civil rights organization. So much for...
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VIDEO: John Lott Rips Hollywood’s Bigoted Bias Against Gun Owners

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VIDEO:  John Lott Rips Hollywood’s Bigoted Bias Against Gun Owners

In Rules for Radicals, Saul Alinsky wrote that ridicule is man’s most potent weapon.  Well, John Lott of the Crime Prevention Resource Center follows Alinsky’s rule in a great video titled Hollywood’s Bias Against Guns. In five minutes, he rips Hollywood’s hypocrisy when it comes firearms in America. And he delivers his ridicule with great impact while providing both...
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DETAILS INSIDE! Mini-IGOLD: Tuesday, October 29th in Springfield

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DETAILS INSIDE!  Mini-IGOLD:  Tuesday, October 29th in Springfield

For weeks, Guns Save Life has promoted a Tuesday, October 29th Mini-IGOLD (Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day) event in Springfield.  Well, behind the scenes, the Illinois State Rifle Association has been busy lining up some logistics. Working together, the NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action, Guns Save Life and the ISRA have planned this event for the second day of...
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THE GREAT REVEAL: Big R Springfield opens a (very nice) gun store within a farm store…

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THE GREAT REVEAL:  Big R Springfield opens a (very nice) gun store within a farm store…

A three-month intra-store remodeling project at the Big R in Springfield came to fruition with the “Great Reveal” to Big R’s owners, special guests and their families on a Monday evening in September. Guns Save Life had a golden ticket to attend and frankly, we came away impressed. In a time when gun shops across Illinois have closed following...
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A GREAT LITTLE LIGHT: Klarus XT1A Tactical Flashlight

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Over at TTAG, they tasked me with doing the Everyday Carry posts a few months ago, and seeing what people carry affords me a chance to learn from others. Two lights grabbed my attention, but one has quickly become a favorite – the Klarus XT1A. In short, not only does it not suck, but it’s done well for me....
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AWESOME: Taurus G2c With a Keep Tinkering Trigger Upgrade… The best $200 pistol out there!

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AWESOME:  Taurus G2c With a Keep Tinkering Trigger Upgrade…  The best $200 pistol out there!

Taurus USA has no love for me, and I no love for them. However, their uber-affordable G2c pistol is a very good value for a handgun, especially with a price of under $200 if you shop around. What’s more, with a $30 trigger upgrade from Keep Tinkering, the G2c becomes a terrific performer for its price point. I had...
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ATTENTION ILLINOIS GUN DEALERS: ISP to enforce Handgun Registry law

ATTENTION ILLINOIS GUN DEALERS: ISP to enforce Handgun Registry law


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CHICAGO GUN BUYBACK: Guns Save Life Nets $2420 For NRA Youth Shooting Programs

Guns Save Life members netted our second biggest haul ever as we once again turned in broken-down, often rust-laden junk for perfectly good cash at a July 13th Chicago gun “buyback.” GSL will use the proceeds from this event to fund organized youth shooting programs, including sending young people to the nation’s longest-running NRA Youth Shooting Camp in Bloomington....
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