The NRA-ILA chief lobbyist urges NRA members at the 2010 NRA Annual Meetings in Charlotte, NC to make their voices heard this election year to thwart the current threats against Second Amendment freedom. He also discusses the positive momentum of gun rights reform as the elections approach, from Ohio residents who armed themselves in the face of law enforcement budget cuts to Restaurant Carry bills that are sweeping the nation.
Chris W. Cox has been the chief lobbyist for the NRA since 2002. As the executive director of the NRA Institute For Legislative Action (ILA), he oversees eight divisions including Federal Affairs; State & Local Government Affairs; Public Affairs; Grassroots; Finance; Research; Conservation; Wildlife & Natural Resources and Office of Legislative Counsel. Cox is also chairman of the NRA's Political Victory Fund. Originally aired 5/15/2010.