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Latest ISRA Alert:

01/12/2017: Winter Wars - January 14, 2017

ISRA Alerts for 2017:

01/12/2017: Care & Maintenance of the Ruger Mark I, II, III, and 22/45
01/11/2017: Care & Maintenance of the M1
01/06/2017: Legislative Alert - Support Suppressor Bill SB206

ISRA Alerts for 2016:

12/30/2016: Care and Maintenance of the AR-15
12/27/2016: Illinois State Rifle Association Legal Assistance Committee Donations
12/22/2016: IGOLD - April 5, 2017
12/13/2016: Firearm Retention and Takeaway - December 18, 2016

11/16/2016: 2016-11-16_Illinois State Rifle Association Legal Assistance Committee Donations
11/13/2016: Anti-Gun Group Plans Mob Action to Block Opening of New Restaurant in Deerfield
11/10/2016: Call to Action Oppose HB6615 Handgun Ammo Serialize

10/18/2016: ISRA Sighting-In Day - October 22, 2016
10/12/2016: ISRA Pre-Election Town Hall - Plan On Attending!
10/11/2016: ISRA-PVF and ISRA FEDPAC release 2016 Election Guide
10/10/2016: Firearm Retention & Takeaway Class - October 16, 2016
10/07/2016: West Chicago to Again Consider Restrictions on Gun Shops and Ranges
10/04/2016: Update to West Chicago Alert For Tonight
10/04/2016: Reminder - Dr John Lott's Book Signing
10/02/2016: Urgent Action Alert - West Chicago to Ban Gun Shops and Ranges

09/27/2016: You could win a Glock at the ISRA's fall Glock League!
09/14/2016: Gun Control In Wicker Park Becomes Closed Door Event - SOMEWHERE
09/13/2016: Constitutional Rights Fundraiser
09/08/2016: Urgent Alert - September 8, 2016
09/08/2016: Gun Control Recruitment In Chicago's Wicker Park
09/06/2016: Constitutional Rights Fundraiser

08/26/2016: Advanced Tactical Pistol Class
08/18/2016: This Weekend at the Range - August 20 & 21, 2016
08/18/2016: Witness Slips Needed Oppose SB2130
08/08/2016: This Weekend at the Range - August 13 & 14, 2016
08/04/2016: This Weekend at the Range - August 6 & 7, 2016
08/03/2016: Defensive Pistol Series - Part 3
08/01/2016: Illinois Concealed Carry Firearm Training

07/21/2016: MTG Advanced Handgun Skills
07/19/2016: ISRA Alert - Another protest, another 1st Amendment Sale
07/15/2016: Defensive Pistol Skills Part 2
07/12/2016: SPECIAL ALERT - ISRA 2016 Gun Owner Survey
07/08/2016: Defensive Handgun - Level II
07/08/2016: Women On Target Instructional Pistol Clinic - July 30, 2016
07/05/2016: Gun Controllers Schedule Recruitment Rally In Naperville
07/01/2016: ISRA-NRA Youth Shooting Sports Camp
07/01/2016: Independence Day Message from the Illinois State Rifle Association
07/01/2016: Illinois General Assembly Update

06/24/2016: ISRA Bullseye Match
06/20/2016: 2016-06-20_ISRA Tactical Rifle Level 1 Close Quarter Carbine Course
06/16/2016: Special Alert - If There Was Ever A Weekend To Buy A Gun - This Is It
06/16/2016: NRA Day at the ISRA Range 14th Annual Range Open House - TEXT Version!
06/15/2016: NRA Day at the ISRA Range 14th Annual Range Open House
06/13/2016: Urgent Alert HB 1016

05/31/2016: Good News Alert - SB 206 - May 31, 2016
05/31/2016: ISRA Legislative Alert HB1016 - New Amendment 7
05/30/2016: Status of HB1016 and SB206
05/30/2016: Last Minute Alert - SB 206 - May 30, 2016
05/29/2016: Your action needed on HB1016 and SB206
05/29/2016: Memorial Day Message from ISRA
05/27/2016: ISRA Alert - Gun Grabbers Again Try To Shutter Local Shop
05/27/2016: Revised Alert - SB 206 - May 27, 2016
05/27/2016: SB 206 Alert May 27, 2016
05/27/2016: RE - HB 1016 AS AMENDED 6 - May 27, 2016
05/27/2016: HB 1016 AS AMENDED 6 - May 27, 2016
05/26/2016: HB 1016 AS AMENDED 6 - Call Your Representatives NOW - May 26, 2016
05/26/2016: URGENT ALERT - Call Your Representatives NOW - May 26, 2016
05/26/2016: Anti-gun film screening in Peoria Tonight
05/25/2016: Witness Slips Needed - May 25, 2016
05/24/2016: URGENT ALERT - Efforts To Shut Down All Gun Shops Still Alive In Legislature
05/20/2016: ISRA At The NRA Annual Meeting In Louisville, KY!
05/16/2016: URGENT ALERT - May 17, 2016 - YOUR ACTION NEEDED NOW!
05/16/2016: Your action needed - Witness Slips to OPPOSE HB1016 HFA 1
05/13/2016: Witness Slips and Phone Calls Needed - OPPOSE HB1016 HFA 1
05/13/2016: IDPA RSO Course REVISED
05/13/2016: IDPA RSO Course
05/12/2016: Urgent Alert - Your Favorite Gun Shop Is In The Crosshairs
05/03/2016: Special Alert - New Attack By Chicago Anti-Gunners
05/02/2016: Special Alert - 3 Important Things
05/01/2016: Urgent Alert - Bill To Shut Down Most Gun Shops Is On The Move

04/29/2016 ISRA F-Class League - Wednesday
04/15/2016: Action Alert - Oppose HB 3160 Lethal Violence Order of Protection Act
04/15/2016: Combat Focus Shooting - Instructor Rob Pincus
04/13/2016: Information Alert - So You Don't Think HB3160 Would Affect You Guess Again!
04/12/2016: Urgent! Call NOW to Oppose HB3160
04/11/2016: Witness Slips Needed - April 11, 2016
04/08/2016: Massad Ayoob Mag 40 Class
04/04/2016: Legislative Alert - Call To Action
04/01/2016: Press Release

03/31/2016: NRA Level 1 Rifle Coach Class
03/29/2016: Utah CCW Class
03/21/2016: URGENT ALERT - Gun Grabbers Plan Organizational Meeting
03/09/2016: Tactical Rifle 1 Close Quarter Carbine Course
03/07/2016: Press Release
03/07/2016: ISRA Legislative Alert - SB2856
03/04/2016: AK, SKS, Mosin Nagant Maintenance Class

02/29/2016: ISRA Legislative Alert - February 29, 2016
02/26/2016: Father Pfleger to Head Up Church Panel On Gun Control
02/24/2016: ISRA Upcoming Classes
02/19/2016: ISRA Named Official Local Qualifying Location for American Marksman
02/17/2016: SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE ALERT - Your Immediate Action Required
02/17/2016: REVISED - Arlington Heights Urgent Alert
02/16/2016: URGENT ALERT - Arlington Heights Group To Hold Gun Control Strategy Meeting
02/15/2016: LEGISLATIVE ALERT - Take Action On These Two Bills
02/12/2016: URGENT ALERT - Central IL - Gun-Grabbers Meeting To Close Gun Shops
02/09/2016: Utah CCW Permit Class
02/07/2016: SPECIAL ALERT - Your Attention Needed
02/04/2016: Legislative Alert - Alsip, Illinois

01/29/2016: ISRA and IllinoisCarry Join Forces
01/25/2016: ISRA Legal Assistance Committee 2016 Benefit Banquet
01/14/2016: URGENT ALERT - Gun-Grabbers Cancel Recruitment Rally In Naperville
01/10/2016: URGENT ALERT - Gun-Grabbers Plan Recruitment Rally In Naperville
01/06/2016: Care and Maintenance of the AR15
01/06/2016: BREAKING - The NRA Just Sent Obama This Brutal Warning That He Will Never Forget
01/05/2016: Information Alert - Charlatans Claim To Represent Gun Owners
01/04/2016: Utah CCW Class

ISRA Alerts for 2015:

12/16/2015: New Location For ISRA's Chatham Townhall meeting
12/14/2015: Informational Alert - Vic Qualici Arrangements
12/12/2015: Informational Alert - Passing of Vic Qualici
12/11/2015: URGENT ALERT - Gun Confiscation Legislation Introduced In Illinois
12/08/2015: This Weekend Is Illinois Family Security Weekend
12/07/2015: America's Hunters and Sportsmen Expected To Take It On The Chin In Obama's Belated War On Terror
12/04/2015: Illinois State Rifle Association Legal Assistance Committee Contributions
12/03/2015: Call Your Senators Now. Tell Them to Vote NO on These Amendments

11/25/2015: ISRA Offers Holiday Shopping Advice
11/14/2015: URGENT ALERT - Paris Events Show the Need For You To Provide Your Own Security
11/10/2015: Special Alert - Gun Grabbing Cook County Board
11/06/2015: 2015-11-06_Gun Show Announcements!
11/05/2015: New ISRA Grassroots Group in the Northwest Suburbs!

10/31/2015: Urgent Alert - Geneva Illinois November 2
10/30/2015: Information Alert - Chief's Convention a Gun-Control Circus
10/27/2015: Legislative Alert - Geneva Illinois
10/22/2015: ISRA Press Release
10/11/2015: ISRA Notices - New ISRA Grassroots Group in the Heart of Chicago
10/02/2015: Press Release

09/30/2015: Press Release
09/09/2015: 2015-09-22_Two more ISRA Grassroots Groups!

07/16/2015: SPECIAL ALERT - Events Cancelled Due To Floong
07/06/2015: ISRA Press Release and Grassroots Reminder 07/06/2015: ISRA Press Release and Grassroots Reminder

06/27/2015: SPECIAL ALERT - The ISRA Needs Your Help
06/26/2015: UPDATE - RE June 28, 2015 Glock League Competition
06/26/2015: ISRA Kicks Off Summer Glock League Competition
06/19/2015: SPECIAL ALERT - Petition drive to keep the Sparta World Shooting Complex open
06/16/2015: SPECIAL ALERT - ISRA Statement on Proposed Closure of Sparta World Shooting Complex
06/15/2015: URGENT ALERT - Oak Park to Call For National Background Checks
06/07/2015: URGENT ALERT - Fr. Pfleger Plans Assault on Gun Rights in Southwestern Suburbs
06/05/2015: INFORMATIONAL ALERT - Brady Campaign vs. Chuck's Gun Shop
06/03/2015: UPDATED ALERT - Gun Grabbers Plan Blockade of Lawful Gun Retailer

05/31/2015: SB 836 on the way to the Governor's desk
05/29/2015: ISRA Legislative Alert - YOUR ACTION NEEDED NOW ON SB 836
05/27/2015: ISRA Legislative Alert - YOUR ACTION NEEDED
05/26/2015: ISRA Alert - Gun-Grabbers Plan Publicity Stunt to Attack Your Gun Rights
05/24/2015: ISRA Alert - Gun Grabbers Plan Blockade of Lawful Gun Retailer
05/22/2015: ISRA Notice - We Need ISRA Volunteers and Instructors for NRA Day 2015
05/19/2015: ISRA Reminder - Gun Controllers to Hold Recruitment Meeting
05/12/2015: 2015-05-12_ISRA Alert - Gun Controllers to Hold Recruitment Meeting
05/08/2015: ISRA Alert - Introducing New ISRA Grassroots Groups!
05/08/2015: ISRA Alert - Gun Grabbers Hold Forum to Take Away Your Rights
05/07/2015: ISRA Alert - Gun Grabbers Seek Shut Down of Local Gun Shops
05/06/2015: ISRA Alert - Legislative Gun Grab

04/20/2015: Urgent Alert - Your Assistance Needed! Oppose the Ivory Ban
04/08/2015: ISRA Press Release 04082015.htm
04/06/2015: Urgent Alert - Your Assistance Needed! Your Gun Rights In Danger

03/24/2015: ISRA Notice - Gun Free Zones and Campus Carry

02/16/2015: 2015-02-16_ISRA Alert - Contact ATF Oppose 5.56 M855 Ball Ammunition Ban
02/10/2015: ISRA-PVF Notice to ISRA Members - 6th Ward Ald race in Chicago
02/09/2015: ISRA-PVF Notice to ISRA Members - 6th Ward Ald race in Chicago
02/05/2015: ISRA Urgent Alert - US Rep Kelly Slates Gun Control Rally Reminder
02/02/2015: ISRA Urgent Alert - US Rep Kelly Slates Gun Control Rally

ISRA Alerts for 2014:

11/11/2014: ISRA Message from Executive Director Richard Pearson

10/02/2014: Take An ISRA CCL Class!

09/15/2014: 2014-09-29_Informational Alert - Favorable Decision in Ezell v Chicago - 9292014
09/15/2014: ISRA Alert - Request for Volunteers at GRPC
09/03/2014: ISRA Urgent Alert - Gun Grabbers try to shut down local gun shops

08/20/2014: ATTENTION Range Member
08/09/2014: SPECIAL ALERT - ISRA Town Hall Meeting This Week
08/03/2014: REMINDER - URGENT ALERT - Your Action Needed Aagainst MOMS
08/01/2014: Urgent Alert - Your Action Needed

07/23/2014: ISRA Press Release - Niles Gun Range Approval
07/21/2014: ISRA Informational Alert
07/19/2014: Friendly Reminder - Niles Meeting - Urgent Alert
07/17/2014: URGENT ALERT - Niles Meeting
07/11/2014: SPECIAL ALERT - Glock Day
07/10/2014: SPECIAL ALERT - Ladies, Time Is Running Out
07/06/2014: URGENT ALERT - Your Action Required
07/06/2014: URGENT ALERT - Your Action Required

06/30/2014: 2014-06-30_URGENT ALERT - Your Action Required
06/09/2014: Private Range In Harvey Requesting Assistance - Second Date
06/06/2014: Private Range in Harvey Requesting Assistance

05/30/2014: ISRA ALERT - Stand Up To Cook County
05/15/2014: ISRA URGENT ALERT - Your Action Needed

04/25/2014: ISRA URGENT ALERT - Chamber Of Commerce Partners With Gun Grabbers
04/19/2014: ISRA Special Alert - Gun Grabbers Back Down
04/16/2014: ISRA Urgent Alert - Gun Controllers To Hold Recruitment Meeting In Deefield
04/16/2014: ISRA Urgent Alert - Decorum At Public Meetings
04/14/2014: ISRA Urgent Alert - Gun Grabbers Turn Up The Heat
04/10/2014: 2014-04-10_ISRA Urgent Alert Followup
04/07/2014: ISRA Urgent Alert

03/25/2014: ISRA Range - Warner Bridge Open
03/24/2014: Something To Think About
03/17/2014: ISRA PVF Update
03/14/2014: ISRA PVF - Dennis Reboletti
03/12/2014: An Urgent Message from the ISRA PVF
03/10/2014: Firsthand Look at the IL Concealed Carry Licensing Process
03/06/2014: IGOLD Sent a Message To Legislature That Was Loud and Clear- We Are Not Going Away!

02/26/2014: Range - Warner Bridge Closed Due to Ice
02/19/2014: REMINDER Urgent ISRA Alert - Gun Grabbing State Representive Will Host Town Hall Meeting In Hoffman Estates
02/19/2014: Urgent ISRA Alert - Gun Grabbing State Representative Will Host Town Hall Meeting In Hoffman Estates
02/19/2014: ISRA Alert - Bloomingdale Planning Hearing Tonight

01/24/2014: ISRA Special Alert - Give A Pat On The Back To Designers of I-55 Gun Sign
01/24/2014: ISRA Alert - Illinois Concealed Carry Information.htm
01/21/2014: Special Alert Update - Gun Grabbers Special Meeting to Attack Concealed Carry CANCELLED
01/19/2014: REMINDER Gun Grabbers Holding Special Meeting to Attack Concealed Carry
01/19/2014: Urgent Alert - Wednesday - Public Meeting Attacking Concealed Carry
01/15/2014: What To Do About Those Pesky No-Guns Signs

ISRA Alerts for 2013:

12/30/2013: Special End-Of-Year Alert
12/21/2013: Sheriff Dart's Tirade Against CCW
12/17/2013: Alert Bloomingdale Zoning for Gun Range

11/05/2013: Anti-Gunners Pushing Misguided Mandatory Sentence Bill

10/21/2013: 2012-10-21_Alert Gun Control Forum Featuring German Police at EIU Charleston this evening
10/20/2013: CURGENT ALERT - Anti-Gunners Begin Campaign to Dismantle Concealed Carry
10/08/2013: 2013-10-08_ISRA Range - Sight-in-day and Shoot-for-the-Cure

08/23/2013: ELMHURST TOWN HALL - GREAT SUCCESS - More meetings throughout the state!
08/18/2013: ISRA SPECIAL ALERT - YOUR PRESENCE IS REQUESTED

07/31/2013: Volunteer and Instructors still needed for NRAISRA Youth Camp
07/19/2013: SPECIAL ALERT - Special Town Hall Meeting Scheduled
07/15/2013: 2013-07-15_URGENT ALERT (updated) Local attempts to ban popular rifles reaches fever pitch
07/11/2013: ISRA Special Alert Regarding Litigation and CCW
07/10/2013: ISRA Applauds Override Of Governor Quinn's Veto Of Concealed Carry Legislation
07/09/2013: UPDATED ALERT - BLOOMBERG'S LAST STAND - Two more villages tonight
07/07/2013: 2013-07-07_CORRECTION - Volunteer Instructors needed for First Annual Teen Shooting Sports Camp Saturday July 13
07/06/2013: Volunteer Instructors Needed For First Annual Teen Shooting Sports Camp
07/06/2013: URGENT ALERT - Bloomburg's Last Stand Is Happening This Week
07/03/2013: Richmond IL to present gun ban at tonight's Village Board Meeting
07/02/2013: URGENT ALERT - Call your legislators regarding Quinn's veto of CCW
07/01/2013: 2013-07-01_ALERT - An open letter from ISRA 2nd VP Mike Weisman to fellow Jewish gun owners
07/01/2013: UPDATED ALERT - FIVE meetings with guns on the agenda for Monday, July 1

06/30/2013: 2013-06-30_CORRECTED ALERT - Four meetings with guns on the agenda for Monday, July 1
06/29/2013: 2013-06-29_ALERT - Three village meetings with guns on the agenda for Monday, July 1
06/27/2013: Alert - Two Municipal Meetings Tonight With Discussion of CCW and Possible Gun Bans - Westmont, Island Lake
06/26/2013: ALERT - Registration continues for the ISRA Teen Shooting Camp
06/24/2013: UPDATED ALERT - One Addition, One Removal
06/24/2013: UPDATED ALERT - Ten meetings with Gun Bans on the Agenda Monday and Tuesday
06/23/2013: URGENT ALERT - Enough Is Enough
06/21/2013: ALERT - Five meetings with gun bans on the agenda for Monday, June 24
06/20/2013: URGENT - Hanover Park Village Board Meeting Tonight
06/20/2013: SPECIAL ALERT - Be Prepared To Face Down Bloomberg
06/17/2013: LATE NEWS - MUNICIPAL GUN BANS - Lake Forest, Waukegan
06/16/2013: UPDATED ALERT - More Village Board Meetings with Gun Bans - Mon-Tue.htm
06/15/2013: ISRA Open House Volunteers Needed
06/14/2013: ALERT - Deerfield, Buffalo Grove Board Meetings for banning so-called Assault Weapons
06/12/2013: Alert - CCW Bill HB183 Explained
06/11/2013: Alert - North Shore Townhall Meeting on Municipal Gun Regulations - Thursday, June 13
06/04/2013: ISRA Range Open House - June 22
06/01/2013: A Message To ISRA Members From ISRA President Don Moran

05/30/2013: ISRA Urgent Alert - CALL NOW SB1002
05/28/2013: ISRA URGENT ALERT - Your Immediate Action Required
05/25/2013: SPECIAL ALERT - ISRA Executive Director's Memorial Day Message
05/23/2013: ISRA CCW BILL ALERT - SB2193 - Viable Prpoosal On The Table
05/20/2013: URGENT ALERT - Magazine Ban On The Move In The Illinois Senate
05/14/2013: Urgent ISRA Alert - Another Bad Carry Bill In The Works
05/14/2013: Savage Day at the ISRA Range this Saturday
05/13/2013: Sparta Shooting Center tonight on 9pm news
05/13/2013: ACTION ALERT - The Heat Will Be On This Week
05/10/2013: URGENT ALERT - Magazine Ban on the Move
05/09/2013: ALERT - Regarding Previous Commentary
05/06/2013: SPECIAL ALERT - The Foolishness Continues
05/05/2013: ISRA Commentary - NRA Convention

04/30/2013: ALERT - The Madigans Are Playing Politics With Your Family's Security
04/23/2013: URGENT ALERT - Illinois Senate To Try To Sneak Bad Carry Bill Through
04/17/2013: URGENT ALERT - ISRA-Supported CCW coming up for a vote in the IL House
04/17/2013: URGENT ALERT - Gun Grabbers Try To Hijack Concealed Carry
04/12/2013: Informational Alert – Gun Grabbers Invade Springfield
04/11/2013: Countdown until Constitutional Carry
04/10/2013: Chicago Machine Misrepresents ISRA Position on Gun Control
04/08/2013: URGENT ALERT - US Senate and Gun Registreation
04/08/2013: The Passing of Mark Larson
04/05/2013: Will County Board to Vote On Concealed Carry Resolution
04/04/2013: Observers Needed to Monitor Anti-Gun Event

03/31/2013: ISRA Press Release - Chicago Police Superintendent Has To Go
03/26/2013: ISRA-PVF Freedom Night Banquet - April 4th
03/25/2013: ALERT - Gun Grabber Rep Moylan To Hold Town Hall Meeting
03/23/2013: ALERT - Rep Mayfield To Hold CCW Town Hall Meeting
03/22/2013: ALERT - Gun Grabbing Rep To Hold Town Hall Meeting
03/20/2013: Springfield Report From NRA's Todd Vandermyde
03/18/2013: Urgent Alert - Magazine Ban Set for a Vote on Tuesday
03/14/2013: URGENT ALERT - Magazine ban on the House Floor
03/14/2013: Springfield Message From NRA's Todd Vandermyde
03/14/2013: ISRA Special Alert - Firearm Survey
03/12/2013: ISRA-PVF 2013 Freedom Night Benefit - April 4th
03/09/2013: Urgent Alert – Will County Board to Vote on Concealed Carry Resolution
03/06/2013: IGOLD Update - Some Northern Buses Cancelled Due to Poor Weather

02/26/2013: ISRA ALERT - Floor Fight Over CCW in the Illinois House
02/24/2013: ISRA Notice - ISRA Commends Artist Joe Fournier for Gun Safety Cartoon
02/23/2013: ISRA ALERT - ACTION REQUIRED - Mike Madigan to scuttle CCW
02/22/2013: ISRA Alert - En-Banc Case Denied by US 7th District Court of Appeals
02/16/2013: ISRA Alert - Freedom Under Fire This Week in Springfield
02/11/2013: ISRA_Alert Reminder - Northbrook Village Council Meeting
02/09/2013: ISRA Alert - Will County Board to Consider Pro-Concealed Carry Resolution
02/08/2013: ISRA Alert - Gun Control at Northbrook Village Council Meeting

01/29/2013: ISRA Alert - Monday Breifing Report
01/27/2013: NRA Open INDOOR Bullseye State Championship Openings
01/21/2013: Brief Monday Morning Update
01/19/2013: ISRA Gun Show Notices
01/18/2013: New Location - Gun Controllers Rally
01/15/2013: Gun Controllers Plan Recruitment and Organization Rally
01/14/2013: Important Alert - Gun Appreciation Day!
01/12/2013: Special Alert - Be Careful Of What You Are Reading
01/08/2013: ISRA URGENT ALERT - For Your Information Only
01/06/2013: URGENT Alert – Please Read Carefully - Illinois House Adjourns With No Movement On Gun Bills, But Do Not Be Misled
01/05/2013: Late Breaking Alert - Next Vote On Semi-Auto Ban Will Take Place SUNDAY
01/04/2013: The Week In Review From The ISRA Executive Director
01/04/2013: Special Gun Owner Alert Update!
01/03/2013: ISRA Headquarters - Phones Are A Little Busy
01/02/2013: ISRA Urgent Alert - Gun Range and Gun Ban
01/02/2013: SPECIAL ALERT UPDATE - SENATE COMMITTEE APPROVES BILLS
01/01/2013: ISRA Urgent Alert - Illinois Near Total Gun Ban January 2nd!
01/01/2013: ISRA Notice - New Year Message

ISRA Alerts for 2012:

12/22/2012: ISRA Notice - Critical Information
12/16/2012: ISRA NOTICE - The Recent Events in Connecticut
12/11/2012: ISRA Urgent Alert - Your Immediate Action Required
12/11/2012: Decision in Shepard Moore vs Madigan
12/07/2012: All American SHO- Show (Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Gear Gun Show)
12/04/2012: ISRA SB681 (CORRECTION)
12/04/2012: ISRA Legislative Alert - SB681 Defeated
12/02/2012: ISRA Urgent Alert - Your Immediate Action Needed

11/11/2012: VETERAN'S DAY MESSAGE
11/04/2012: ISRA Notice - ISRA-FED PAC Notice - YOUR ACTION REQUIRED

10/30/2012: ISRA Legislative Alert - Cook County Tax
10/16/2012: ISRA Notice - ISRA-FEDPAC ANNOUNCES ENDORSEMENTS
10/08/2012: ISRA Notice - Springfield Gun Show

09/30/2012: ISRA Alert - Evanston Town Hall Meeting
09/12/2012: ISRA Alert - Concealed Carry Town Hall Meetings On Thursday
09/10/2012: ISRA Notice - Date Correction: Northern Illinois Rifle and Pistol Club Show!
09/10/2012: ISRA Notice - Northern Illinois Rifle and Pistol Club Show!
09/06/2012: ISRA Notice - Gun Shows Ramp Up for Fall and Winter

08/21/2012: Calling ISRA Volunteers!
08/03/2012: Additional Volunteers Needed for Youth 22 Caliber Steel Challenge in Sparta

07/31/2012: Volunteers Needed for Youth 22 Caliber Steel Challenge in Sparta
07/31/2012: Special Urban 2nd Amendment Cinema Screenings
07/31/2012: Govenor Quinn Teams Up With Mayor Rahm Emanuel To Propose Bill To Tax and Ban Your Guns
07/29/2012: A Special Message From ISRA Executive Director Richard Pearson
07/16/2012: ISRA Volunteer Instructors Needed
07/15/2012: Anti-Gun Group Wants To Stop Gun Shop and Range From Opening
07/12/2012: ISRA Press Release - Stay Away From Chicago! Vacation In Wisconsin!
07/11/2012: ISRA Notice - 6th Annual Springfield M1A Match

06/18/2012: Attend the ISRA 10th Annual Open House-NRA Day!

05/21/2012: Urgent Alert - Dangerous New Proposal to Restrict Rrights of Illinois Gun Owners
05/08/2012: Something More Fun Than Occupy Chicago

04/23/2012: Right-To-Carry Town Hall Meetings in the Metro Area [correction]
04/08/2012: ISRA Notice - CFP Training Class

03/27/2012: Emanual/Obama Machine Continued Attack on Your Gun Rights
03/02/2012: IGOLD Update - Plan to be in Springfield on Wednesday, March 7
03/01/2012: Emanual-Obama Machine Plans Sneak Attack On Your Gun Rights

02/20/2012: Urgent Alert - Illinois Ammunition Tax May Be Voted On Soon
02/10/2012: Rahm Emanuel Launches New Attack On Your Rights

01/31/2012: RSO Training Class Benefitting ISRA Members
01/25/2012: Urgent Alert - Chicago Machine Is Coming For Your Guns
01/18/2012: Urgent Alert - Your Attention Needed
01/18/2012: Urgent Alert - Help ISRA Fight for Your Rights in the Courts

ISRA Alerts for 2011:

12/30/2011: ISRA Notice: Grand Raffle Entry Deadline is December 31
12/20/2011: 2011-12-20 ISRA Notice: Grand Raffle Entry Deadline is December 31
12/14/2011: The Passing of ISRA Volunteer John C. "Jack" Cantillon
12/07/2011: Court Sides with ISRA in Protecting Identities of Lawful Firearm Owners

11/18/2011: TCTI Semi-Auto Firearms Basic Certification Course coming to ISRA Range

10/24/2011: ISRA Chicago Firearm Permit Class!
10/18/2011: TCTI Semi Auto Firearms Basic Certification Class coming to ISRA Range
10/11/2011: CCW Town Hall Meeting in Oak Park on Wednesday, October 12
10/05/2011: ISRA First Annual Shoot For The Cure!

09/27/2011: ANTI-GUN CARRY STATE REPRESENTATIVE TO APPEAR AT TOWN HALL MEETING
09/26/2011: Huntley Tea Party to Hold Forum on Concealed Carry
09/12/2011: Take a sneak peek at the Agenda for the Gun Rights Policy Conference!
09/01/2011: Sign Up For The FREE GRPC 2011 Conference!

08/30/2011: 2nd Amendment Townhalls in Chcago - Wednesday
08/22/2011: Anti-gun State Legislator and Senate President to Hold Town Hall Meeting
08/11/2011: NRA Electronic Range Day Coming to ISRA Range!
08/02/2011: Volunteers needed for the ISRA-NRA Youth Shooting Camp on Saturday, August 13

07/22/2011: Another Anti-Concealed Carry State Representatave To Hold Town Hall Meeting
07/18/2011: REPEAT - Anti-Concealed Carry State Representative To Hold Town Hall Meeting
07/13/2011: Anti-Concealed Carry State Representive To Hold Town Hall Meeting
07/08/2011: Important Update - Rep May's Town Hall Meeting
07/06/2011: Urgent Alert - Anti-Gun State Representative to Hold Town Hall Meeting

06/28/2011: Urgent Alert - Anti-Concealed Carry Legislator To Hold Town Hall Meeting This Wednesday
06/24/2011: New Chicago Police Superintendent Launchs Attack Against Law-Abiding Firearm Owners
06/15/2011: Volunteers Needed for NRA Day - ISRA Range Day
06/07/2011: ISRA Alert - Avoid Chicago as a Vacation Destination

05/27/2011: A Message From ISRA Executive Director Richard Pearson - HB148
05/20/2011: HB3500 Passes Both Houses
05/19/2011: HB3500 Passes Out of Executive Committee
05/16/2011: Savage Day at the ISRA Range!
05/16/2011: Illinois General Assembly Squanders Opportunity to Improve Gun Buyer Background Check System
05/14/2011: NRA and ISRA File Suit Against Illinois Ban on Carrying Firearms for Self-Defense
05/14/2011: HR 1865 The Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act Introduced
05/12/2011: HB3500 - FOID Bill Vote Imminent
05/06/2011: ISRA Alert - How did your Representative vote on HB-148
05/05/2011: ISRA Alert - A Message From Director Richard Pearson
05/04/2011: ISRA Urgent Alert - HB-148 goes to the House Floor
05/04/2011: ISRA Action Alert - Message to ISRA Members - Where we go on HB148, Personal Protection Act
05/02/2011: A personal message from Colleen and David Lawson
05/01/2011: URGENT ALERT - YOUR ACTION NEEDED HB148 - Concealed Carry - Is On The Move - Vote Probable This Week

03/21/2011: Special Alert - Do Something Positive for Gun Rights This Week
03/21/2011: An Open Letter from Colleen Lawson, McDonald v Chicago Plaintiff
03/15/2011: ISRA Lawsuit Including TRO Relief Has Excellent Results
03/14/2011: Corrected Notice on ISRA to Host Chicago Firearm Permit Class on March 27th
03/11/2011: ISRA Secures Temporary Restraining Order Against Release of Firearm Owners' Personal Information
03/02/2011: ISRA Action Alert - Protect your FOID information from the press

02-28-2011: IGOLD Message from ISRA 1st VP Mike Weisman
02/26/2011: ISRA Action Alert - CCRKBA starts own Rolling Billboard to counter Bloomberg's Anti-Gun Campaign
02/24/2011: Smalltalk about the IGOLD Difference
02/21/2011: IGOLD message from ISRA President Don Moran
02/08/2011: Attention Illinois Gun Owners

01/05/2011: Illinois Gun Owner Lobby Day - March 10

ISRA Alerts for 2010:

12/26/2010: Cook County Lawsuit - ISRA leading the charge
12/23/2010: Season's Greetings
12/16/2010: ISRA Press Release - So-Called 'Electronic Errors' Mar Cook County's Defense of Gun Ban

10/04/2010: ISRA Press Release (AON) + Hamilton & Madison Counties

09/28/2010: McHenry and Lake Counties - Candidates Forum on Sept 30

08/18/2010: New ISRA Law Suit Against Chicago
08/17/2010: Federal Gunshow Legislation
08/11/2010: ISRA-PVF Press Release - Governor Quinn Steps Up Attacks On Law-Abiding Firearm Owners
08/05/2010: ISRA-PVF Press Release: Governor Quinn Receives Well-Deserved Endorsement From Radical Gun Control Group

07/07/2010: Disabled Shooting Competition in Downers Grove
07/04/2010: More on McDonald Rally and Commentary

06/29/2010: Supreme Court Victory in McDonald vs. Chicago
06/08/2010: Pearson Report June 8, 2010
06/07/2010: Attention Sportsmen - Possible new hunting opportunities

05/25/2010: Are Hillary Clinton & Barack Obama coming for your guns via UN treaty
05/20/2010: The Pearson Report May 20, 2010
05/17/2010: ISRA Legal Assistance Committee Banquet May 28th
05/13/2010: ISRA Range Information
05/12/2010: The Pearson Report, May 12, 2010
05/07/2010: Washington Times says Guns Needed To Stop Chicago Murders
05/04/2010: The Pearson Report, May 4, 2010
05/03/2010: Urgent Alert - YOUR ACTION REQUIRED

04/29/2010: Urgent Alert - Anti-gun bills on the move TODAY
04/28/2010: The Pearson Report, April 28, 2010
04/26/2010: Urgent Action Alert - Anti-gun bills on the move
04/08/2010: ISRA Range Open House Volunteers Wanted

03/22/2010: ALERT - Alert - Semi-Auto Ban on the Move
03/17/2010: ALERT - Take action on HB5849
03/15/2010: ISRA Press Release on HB6123
03/15/2010: ISRA ALERT - Gun Bills on the Move
03/01/2010: ALERT - Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in ISRA case McDonald v Chicago

02/17/2010: ISRA Notice - Clyde Howell
02/07/2010: URGENT ALERT - YOUR IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED - HB180

01/29/2010: IGOLD Update
01/18/2010: ISRA PACs Release Endorsements
01/15/2010: ISRA Rreceives Association of the Year Award from the NRA

ISRA Alerts for 2009:

12/31/2009: ALERT - Supreme Court Case on Chicago Handgun Ban

11/17/2009: ISRA Alert - SPECIAL ALERT

10/09/2009: ISRA Alert - Diggins Court Case
10/06/2009: THIS JUST IN!!! Richard Pearson to be on Mancow show
10/01/2009: ISRA Alert - SPECIAL ALERT: Supreme Court Case

08/26/2009: The passing of Carl Kuhn
08/20/2009: ISRA Highlights
08/11/2009: Highlights from the ISRA Calendar

07/22/2009: ISRA Calendar Highlights

06/24/2009: Big ISRA Weekend this Friday, Saturday and Sunday
06/16/2009: ISRA Garand Match Aggregate Competition Announced: June 20 and 21, 2009
06/15/2009: Friday, June 26 - Chicago Rally
06/11/2009: Urgent Action Alert - Contact the Governor on HB182
06/08/2009: URGENT ALERT - New Pro-Gun Group Needs Your Help!
06/05/2009: Range Open House - Attend or Volunteer!

05/19/2009: Action Alert - Pro-Gun Bills on the Move
05/13/2009: Urgent Alert - Save Pro-gun bill HB182
05/10/2009: ISRA ALERT – Town Hall Meeting in Downers Grove, May 11
05/04/2009: ISRA ALERT – Second Amendment Forum in Wheaton on May 5

04/23/2009: ISRA ALERT – Mark Kirk Town Hall Meeting on Saturday
04/23/2009: ISRA ALERT – Wheaton Follow-Up
04/20/2009: ISRA URGENT ALERT – Your Gun Rights Will Be Under Attack April 21st, YOUR ASSISTANCE REQUIRED

03/29/2009: House Bills on the Move
03/29/2009: Pro Gun Activist to Appear on Chicago Talk Radio
03/27/2009: Rosenberg Radio Show Follow-Up
03/25/2009: HB48 - Down in Flames
03/23/2009: ISRA Action Alert - Anti-gun radio debate
03/15/2009: ISRA Action Alert - HB 48
03/15/2009: Illinois State Capitol Commentary
03-08-2009 IGOLD Update
03/01/2009: Illinois State Capitol Commentary

02/23/2009: IGOLD 2009 Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day
02/09/2009: Take action on your late FOID

01/28/2009: Pomp and Circumstance - The ISRA Annual Meeting
01/20/2009: Ammunuition Encoding Legislation

ISRA Alerts for 2008:

12/31/2008: ISRA New Year Message

11/21/2008: ISRA Alert - Cook County Phone Poll For Gun Control Ordinance Is Still Active

11/21/2008: ISRA Alert - This is a Great Weekend to Buy a Gun
11/12/2008: ISRA Alert - Lake County Pro Second Amendment Resolution
11/06/2008: ISRA Alert - Illinois Wildlife Funds in Jeopardy
11/02/2008: ISRA Alert - Deception in the 75th District House Race

10/25/2008: ISRA Alert - Franklin and Union Counties
10/23/2008: Don’t Believe the Hype – McGuire Is Defnitily Anti-Gun
10/22/2008: Uugent Alert For All Gun Owners Everywhere
10/20/2008: Tuesday, Oct 21 - Ogle County Town Hall Meeting in Oregon, IL
10/20/2008: Anita Alvarez Absolutely Unqualified for Cook County State's Attorney Post
10/10/2008: ISRA Political Victory Fund Announces List of Pro-Gun Candidate Endorsements

09/25/2008: Nobody Knows Obama's Record on Guns Better Than I Do
09/25/2008: Oppose Constitutional Convention

08/08/2008: Lake County Board Meeting - Tuesday Morning
08/01/2008: 11th Congressional District News

07/28/2008: ISRA Alert - Evanston Handgun Ban
07/22/2008: ISRA Alert - Wilmette Handgun Ban Repeal
07/01/2008: ISRA Friday, July 11 - Second Amendment Freedom Rally in Chicago

06/20/2008: ISRA Range Open House

05/30/2008: ISRA Action Alert
05/20/2008: ISRA Alert - Springfield Report - HB5191
05/14/2008: ISRA Alert - Springfield Report and Position Papers
05/14/2008: ISRA Alert - Important Legislative Information
05/12/2008: ISRA Alert - Capitol Commentary from Todd Vandermyde

04/15/2008: ISRA Alert - Massive Gun Grab on The Move in the House
04/12/2008: ISRA Alert - Anti Gun Rally in Naperville
04/03/2008: ISRA Statement on Chicago Schools CEO Arne Duncan

03/15/2008: Capitol Commentary on DC v Heller
03/15/2008: ISRA Alert - Cook County Gun Ban

02/16/2008: ISRA Alert - Update on McHenry County
02/14/2008: ISRA Alert - County 2nd Ammendment Resolutions
02/12/2008: ISRA Alert - State Ammo Ban
02/08/2008: ISRA Alert - Cook County Gun Ban

01/04/2008: ISRA-PVF Alert -Cook County Gun Ban

ISRA Alerts for 2007:

12/11/2007: ISRA Action Alert - Cook County Gun Ban
12/10/2007: Two Alerts - Jim Kinkade & Jackson Co
12/09/2007: ISRA Press Release - Cook County
12/08/2007: The Passing of Jim Kinkade

10/24/2007: ISRA Press Release - FOID Age Restriction Info
10/24/2007: ISRA News Shorts
10/15/2007: Reminder_ South Cook County Gun Rights Rally - Tues 10-16
10/03/2007: ISRA Alert - State Police Proposal Would Abolish___

08/27/2007: ISRA Alert for Tuesday, August 28

07/11/2007: ISRA Springfield Report - July 11, 2007
07/10/2007: ISRA Action Alert for July 11
07/08/2007: ISRA Action Alert for July 9, 2007

06/30/2007: Message from ISRA President Don Moran
06/21/2007: ISRA Press Release
06/19/2007: ISRA Press Release 06_18_2007
06/19/2007: Action Alert for Saturday, June 23, 2007
06/15/2007: ISRA Urgent Action Alert for Sat June 16
06/13/2007: ISRA Press Release 06_13_2007
06/07/2007: June 6 - Movement on Anti-Gun Bill
06/01/2007: Springfield Report - June 1

05/31/2007: Springfield Report - May 31
05/31/2007: Protest at Chuck's discussed tonight on Fox News Channel
05/29/2007: May 29 - Report from Springfield & Press Release
05/26/2007: ISRA MEMORIAL DAY MESSAGE
05/25/2007: Springfield Report for May 24
05/23/2007: News from Springfield - May 23
05/21/2007: ISRA Action Alert for Saturday, May 26
05/17/2007: Springfield Report
05/17/2007: May 17, 2007 - Legislative Phone Calls
05/16/2007: May 16, 2007 - The Report from Springfield
05/15/2007: ISRA Urgent Action Alert - SB1007 Magazine & Gun Ban
05/09/2007: ISRA Alert - SB1007 Passes
05/05/2007: ISRA Notice_ New Email Alert Service Provider
05/03/2007: ISRA Springfield Report - May 2, 2007
05/02/2007: ISRA Alert - COURAGEOUS LAWMAKER ATTACKED FOR PRO-GUN VOTE

04/17/2007: ISRA Message - April 17 - The Tragedy in Virginia
04/11/2007: ISRA Alert - IGOLD Round II

03/29/2007: ISRA Alert - Report From Springfield 3-29-2007
03/29/2007: ISRA Afternoon Alert - 3_29_2007
03/27/2007: ISRA Membership Information
03/21/2007: Springfield Report - March 21, 2007
03/19/2007: URGENT ALERT – TALK TO THE GOVERNOR ON TUESDAY
03/19/2007: A Message from ISRA 1st Vice President Mike Weisman
03/15/2007: GUN OWNER ALERT - IGOLD EVENT A BIG SUCCESS, BUT___
03/13/2007: SPECIAL ALERT! LEGISLATIVE SESSION UPDATE
03/10/2007: URGENT ALERT – GUN BILLS ON THE MOVE NEXT WEEK
03/06/2007: URGENT ALERT – ILLINOIS ONE STEP CLOSER TO GUN BAN
03/06/2007: Illinois Gun Control Bill Could Prove Costly to Downstate Senate Democrats
03/05/2007: ISRA - Urgent Gun Rights Alert

02/27/2007: A Special Message from ISRA President Don Moran
02/22/2007: ISRA News - Cook County and Springfield - 2/22/2007

01/26/2007: REPORT ON THE COOK COUNTY ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN