Why is the ammo shortage lasting so long?

By Dan E

And why is ammo so expensive?! The short answer: Economics, and a supply/demand imbalance. The more important question to us, and probably our…

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Bad Reporting on Illinois Gun Sales by CNN

By Dan E

This morning’s report by CNN Business on Illinois Gun Sales Surging is very poor reporting. The author misinterpreted NICS background check totals by…

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The ISP have extended FOID Card & Concealed Carry License expiration dates by 12 months

By Ruth Idzik

Originally published 4/9, then updated 4/24* & 5/18** On April 9th the Director of the Illinois State Police, Brendan Kelly, filed emergency rules…

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Continuing The Fight To End The Cook County Firearms and Ammo Tax

By Dan E

On January 14, oral arguments were heard in the 1st District Appellate Court on the Cook County Second Amendment Tax. If you would like a textbook…

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Marijuana In Illinois & FOID Cards | What you need to know

By Dan E

Recreational Marijuana is now legal in Illinois, and medical cannabis has been legal since 2013. We have seen all kinds of misinformation spread…

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My Thoughts on the GDL Rule-Making Public Hearing

By Dan E

Following up on our post 'The ISP Have Issued Impractical & Incoherent Rules for Gun Dealer Licensing' I wanted to talk about my observations of the…

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The ISP Have Issued Impractical & Incoherent Rules for Gun Dealer Licensing

By Dan E

And gun stores across the state are already closing their doors. Don't worry though, we are not closing our doors anytime soon. In late August, the…

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CCL Renewal Application Delays Are Still A Problem | NBC 5 Covers it

By Dan E

Chris Coffey from NBC 5 Investigates Stopped by Maxon Apparently he got a tip a few weeks ago about the extreme delays gun owners are facing in…

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SB1966: The "FUBAR FOID Act" Passes 62-52

By Dan E

"Fix the FOID" or, as we now refer to it, the "FUBAR FOID Act" passed out of the House today on a 62-52 vote, and that was with 8 democrats voting…

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The Aurora Package of Gun Control Laws Will Be Heard Tuesday

By Dan E

The atrocious package of legislation, aka :"Fix the FOID" proposed by Kathleen Willis will be heard Tuesday, May 21 at 8:30 AM in the House…

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