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The Sacramento Bee
Top gun rights priority prospects dim, even in GOP-controlled Washingtonasked members to vote down the whole package, with concealed carry, because the
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 hours ago
asked members to vote down the whole package, with concealed carry, because the fix was part of the House legislation. The National Rifle Association endorsed the fix, saying it would actually help law-abiding people get through background checks... Read more
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Boston Globe
Music promoter dangled possible Putin meeting for Trump during campaignor even Putin, as The Post previously reported. Republican operative Paul Eric
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
or even Putin, as The Post previously reported. Republican operative Paul Erickson sought to organize a meeting at the National Rifle Association convention in May 2016 between Trump and Alexander Torshin, a former Russian senator. Erickson... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
White House is ‘not aware’ of anything that could have prevented Sandy Hookassault weapons introduced by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California, also failed
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 hours ago
assault weapons introduced by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California, also failed to gain traction among lawmakers after the National Rifle Association lobbied aggressively against it. Since then, major efforts to restrict access to guns have gone... Read more
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The News & Observer
Top gun rights priority prospects dim, even in GOP-controlled Washingtonasked members to vote down the whole package, with concealed carry, because the
The News & Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
asked members to vote down the whole package, with concealed carry, because the fix was part of the House legislation. The National Rifle Association endorsed the fix, saying it would actually help law-abiding people get through background checks... Read more
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Columbia Star
Gunshots at Christmas—and Always?Control and Prevention (CDC). Will we ever do anything about this unconscionab
Columbia Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Control and Prevention (CDC). Will we ever do anything about this unconscionable carnage, or are we content to let the National Rifle Association hold sway forever? Do we choose that relatively unregulated gun ownership is worth the cost to... Read more
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Crosscut
Five years after Sandy Hook, what is Washington doing about guns?who have been involuntarily committed for more than 14 days. Pedersen admits th
Crosscut / Posted 16 hours ago
who have been involuntarily committed for more than 14 days. Pedersen admits that the measure is a “big stretch” due to National Rifle Association (NRA) opposition, even though similar bills had bipartisan support in the past. The second bill... Read more
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Boston Globe
Newtown is ‘still so raw,’ five years after massacrethe headquarters of Brownells Inc., a gun company whose chief executive, Pete B
Boston Globe / Posted 18 hours ago
the headquarters of Brownells Inc., a gun company whose chief executive, Pete Brownell, was elected president of the National Rifle Association this year. On a long, flat highway to Grinnell, wind jostled the van as it passed a billboard... Read more
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FOX News
5 years after Newtown, no easy answers in gun debatewithout a response to one of the deadliest school shootings to date. Following
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
without a response to one of the deadliest school shootings to date. Following the vote on federal background checks, National Rifle Association chief lobbyist Chris Cox said the amendment “would have criminalized certain private transfers of... Read more
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FOX News
5 years after Newtown, no easy answers in gun debatewithout a response to one of the deadliest school shootings to date. Following
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
without a response to one of the deadliest school shootings to date. Following the vote on federal background checks, National Rifle Association chief lobbyist Chris Cox said the amendment “would have criminalized certain private transfers of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Five years ago, horror in Newtowndid not move Congress to act, nothing would. And that proved true. Congress, wi
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
did not move Congress to act, nothing would. And that proved true. Congress, with many of its members in the grip of the National Rifle Association, did nothing then. And it did nothing after the mass shootings that followed in Florida, South... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Andrew Warren announces stepped up Hillsborough effort to disarm domestic abusersclosely with Warren�s office on the effort, Col. Donna Lusczynski said Wednesda
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
closely with Warren�s office on the effort, Col. Donna Lusczynski said Wednesday. Asked to comment on the new policy, the National Rifle Association�s Florida lobbyist and spokeswoman Marion Hammer said Warren should be wary of overstepping his... Read more
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Breitbart
Senate Confirms Judge Leonard Steven Grasz to Eighth Circuit, Ignores ABA’s ‘Not Qualified’ Ratingconservative leader Ken Blackwell, who serves on the boards of conservative org
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
conservative leader Ken Blackwell, who serves on the boards of conservative organizations of every stripe, from the National Rifle Association and the Club for Growth to the American Civil Rights Union. “President Trump continues to select... Read more
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Daily Record
Rodney Frelinghuysen's support for pro-gun law repels longtime donorto federal law against having a firearm in a school zone or in federally-owned
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
to federal law against having a firearm in a school zone or in federally-owned public spaces. The bill was praised by the National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action, the NRA's lobbying arm, as "the strongest piece of self-defense... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Top Republican calls on Trump to 'reconsider' Texas judicial nominee Jeff Mateercandidate for a federal judge position in Alabama, has come under fire for urgi
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
candidate for a federal judge position in Alabama, has come under fire for urging readers in a 2013 blog post to join the National Rifle Association while attacking gun control legislation after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre as "the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Top Republican calls on Trump to 'reconsider' Texas judicial nominee Jeff Mateercandidate for a federal judge position in Alabama, has come under fire for urgi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
candidate for a federal judge position in Alabama, has come under fire for urging readers in a 2013 blog post to join the National Rifle Association while attacking gun control legislation after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre as "the... Read more
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Philly.com
Already on the 2020 radar, Kirsten Gillibrand catapulted into spotlight by Trumpcolleagues who had spent years anticipating a potential Senate bid. A moderate
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
colleagues who had spent years anticipating a potential Senate bid. A moderate who had touted a favorable rating from the National Rifle Association during her campaigns for an Upstate New York House seat, Gillibrand quickly transformed into a... Read more
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The Hill
Grassley tells Trump 'not to proceed' on two controversial judicial nominationsDistrict of Alabama, has also faced scrutiny for previous remarks. In a 2013 bl
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
District of Alabama, has also faced scrutiny for previous remarks. In a 2013 blog post, he urged readers to “join the National Rifle Association" and blasted gun control legislation that followed the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School as... Read more
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The Express-Times
Should states honor other states' concealed-carry permits?permits to travel across state lines with their handguns. With strong lobbying
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
permits to travel across state lines with their handguns. With strong lobbying from gun-rights advocates, including the National Rifle Association, the House voted 231-198 to approve the "Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act." It passed largely along... Read more
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ABC News
How gun laws have changed since Sandy HookCarry Reciprocity Act, allowing people who have a concealed carry permit from o
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Carry Reciprocity Act, allowing people who have a concealed carry permit from one state to use it in all other states. The National Rifle Association hailed it as a victory on Dec. 6. He went on to call the act's passage in the House "the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stolen guns must be reportedand streets much more dangerous. They are arming criminals and evading responsi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and streets much more dangerous. They are arming criminals and evading responsibility for their own carelessness. And the National Rifle Association is complicit. Far too many don't keep their weapons locked in gun safes, so they're easy pickings... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Chesapeake Police Department to hold crime prevention seminarneed to develop their own personal safety strategy in just three hours. While
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
need to develop their own personal safety strategy in just three hours. While Refuse To Be A Victim is associated with the National Rifle Association, it is not a firearms-related course. Now in its 25th year, the program has been endorsed by law... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Ken Dixon: Reflecting on day of the unthinkableallow a yahoo from out-of-state to openly carry their pistol in Connecticut. Th
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
allow a yahoo from out-of-state to openly carry their pistol in Connecticut. There’s some gun safety for you. Thank you National Rifle Association, and your servants in Congress. Since that sad day five years ago, about 150,000 people have been... Read more
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New York Daily News
15 pols who got biggest gun group donations and their NRA gradesbill, it got shot down. The loss was crushing for people who wanted the common
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
bill, it got shot down. The loss was crushing for people who wanted the common-sense protections and a major coup for the National Rifle Association, the nation’s preeminent gun lobby. Three years later, on Dec. 2, 2015, husband and wife Syed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ken Dixon: Reflecting on day of the unthinkableallow a yahoo from out-of-state to openly carry their pistol in Connecticut. Th
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
allow a yahoo from out-of-state to openly carry their pistol in Connecticut. There’s some gun safety for you. Thank you National Rifle Association, and your servants in Congress. Since that sad day five years ago, about 150,000 people have been... Read more
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Daily Record
‘Concealed Carry’ makes America less safemass shootings that rocked America. Then, two gun bills in the House of Represe
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
mass shootings that rocked America. Then, two gun bills in the House of Representatives. And one terrible idea from National Rifle Association headquarters. Leave it to the gun lobby to ruin a rare moment of bipartisan cooperation in... Read more
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New York Daily News
Sandy Hook victim's dad hopes for viable suit against AR-15 makerto Congress, gun manufacturers have largely been absolved from any responsibili
New York Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
to Congress, gun manufacturers have largely been absolved from any responsibility. After intense lobbying from the National Rifle Association, Congress passed the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act in 2005. Under the law,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Democrat Bredesen doesn't plan anti-Trump Senate campaignfor how to attack Democratic candidates. The hunting and shooting enthusiast n
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
for how to attack Democratic candidates. The hunting and shooting enthusiast noted that he had an A rating from the National Rifle Association until he vetoed a bill that allowed Tennesseans with handgun carry permits to be armed in bars and... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Gun bills silenced in Senate committeeis, it allows temporary and openly displaying, that would allow brandishing, an
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
is, it allows temporary and openly displaying, that would allow brandishing, and that is a concern of mine,” Flores said. National Rifle Association lobbyist Marion Hammer, who called the religious-institution proposal a private property-rights... Read more
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EuroNews
Mystery money floods Alabama in Senate race's final daysCommittee initially cut Moore off, but after the president personally endorsed
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
Committee initially cut Moore off, but after the president personally endorsed Moore, the RNC jumped back in. The National Rifle Association, after staying quiet through early December, on Tuesday spent almost $55,000 mailing anti-Jones... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CT senator urges colleagues to reject concealed carry lawdangerous criminals is irrational since criminals cannot get permits to carry g
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 6 days ago
dangerous criminals is irrational since criminals cannot get permits to carry guns." The bill is a top priority of the National Rifle Association. Blumenthal's news conference took place at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. He was... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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Roll Call
NRA, Pro-Gun Lawmaker Exchange Fire Over New BillKentucky Rep. Thomas Massie butted heads with the National Rifle Association Th
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
Kentucky Rep. Thomas Massie butted heads with the National Rifle Association Thursday over a new bill in Congress that addresses deficiencies in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), the database of people who are not allowed... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Smith & Wesson owner's profits plunged 90 percentmass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Don
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
mass shootings. Sales dropped industry-wide after the unexpected victory of Donald Trump, a Republican endorsed by the National Rifle Association. American Outdoor Brands has seen a 30 percent decline in its stock in 2017. "The firearms... Read more
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Daily Record
Vote on concealed-carry makes Jersey less safewho voted against the concealed-carry legislation on Wednesday. (Photo: Kevin R
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
who voted against the concealed-carry legislation on Wednesday. (Photo: Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com file photo) The National Rifle Association made passing this bill a priority, and the House capitulated. While the bill may toughen some... Read more
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Rutland Herald
We'll be cheerful if it kills ussuch as it was. “Shame on us,” he said. Collins seemed particularly offended w
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
such as it was. “Shame on us,” he said. Collins seemed particularly offended when a Democrat called him a “puppet” of the National Rifle Association. Which seems a little impolite, if reasonably accurate. However, Collins did refer to the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Remains of sailor killed at Pearl Harbor returned home to Louisville 76 years laterthose with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those fire
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
those with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those firearms to other states, a top priority of the National Rifle Association. The House of Representatives approved legislation Wednesday loosening gun regulations and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
After the Sandy Hook shooting, gun sales spiked — and so did accidental gun deathsinjury later results in death. But there are other serious limitations to stud
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
injury later results in death. But there are other serious limitations to studying gun deaths too. Lobbying by the National Rifle Association has influenced Congress to avoid funding research that could justify heavier gun control. That... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
After the Sandy Hook shooting, gun sales spiked — and so did accidental gun deathsinjury later results in death. But there are other serious limitations to stud
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
injury later results in death. But there are other serious limitations to studying gun deaths too. Lobbying by the National Rifle Association has influenced Congress to avoid funding research that could justify heavier gun control. That... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
New study estimates $10 million in financial impact per homicide in Louisvillethose with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those fire
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
those with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those firearms to other states, a top priority of the National Rifle Association. The House of Representatives approved legislation Wednesday loosening gun regulations and... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Pedestrian hit and killed while trying to cross Crums Lane in Shivelythose with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those fire
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
those with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those firearms to other states, a top priority of the National Rifle Association. The House of Representatives approved legislation Wednesday loosening gun regulations and... Read more
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The Hill
NRA spends nearly $55K on mailers targeting Doug JonesThe National Rifle Association (NRA) is shelling out thousands of dollars going
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
The National Rifle Association (NRA) is shelling out thousands of dollars going after Democratic candidate Doug Jones in the final days of the Alabama Senate race. The powerful pro-gun lobbying group spent nearly $55,000 paying for mailers on... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
1 man shot and killed early Thursday morning in Spencer Countythose with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those fire
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
those with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those firearms to other states, a top priority of the National Rifle Association. The House of Representatives approved legislation Wednesday loosening gun regulations and... Read more
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Daily Record
Concealed-carry vote a slap at NJthis far since the Las Vegas shooting massacre, once again exposing the Republi
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
this far since the Las Vegas shooting massacre, once again exposing the Republican Congress’ priority of pleasing the National Rifle Association rather than even attempting to curb gun violence. A proposal to ban bump stocks, which were used... Read more
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