Welcome to the NRA

America's Foremost Defender of Second Amendment Rights

The National Rifle Association, chartered in 1871, is America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights. We're proud protectors of history's patriots — advocating the right to keep and bear arms, advancing the shooting sports and championing gun safety, education and training.

The National Rifle Association, chartered in 1871, is America's foremost defender of Second Amendment rights.

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