SL4GR is proud to be hosting some of the most influential leaders in the gun rights movement, Erich Pratt of Gun Owners of America and Philip Van Cleave of Virginia Citizens Defense League, in a panel style discussion.
Be sure to come out at 7:30 in DeMoss 4084 on October 22nd for this exclusive event!
Erich Pratt is currently the Director of Communications for Gun Owners of America. Shortly after getting an MA from Regent University in Public Policy, he went to work for GOA where he has been employed since 1990. Pratt has appeared on numerous national radio and TV programs such as NBC’s Today Show, MSNBC, CNN and Fox Cable News. His columns have appeared in newspapers across the country, including USA Today. GOA is a national membership organization of one million.
Philip Van Cleave is the president of the Virginia Citizens Defense League, Virginia’s largest grassroots gun rights organization. They have 7,000 members and 26,000 subscribers to their free email alert system. He had been the president of VCDL since 2001. VCDL has been part of many national news programs/articles, such as 60-Minutes, Nightline, and the Washington Post. He has been a guest speaker at Liberty University for law school events in the past. He has been active in the right to keep and bear arms since 1995.