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There Is A Good Op Ed In The Washington Times Today

David Keene, the First Vice President of the NRA, has a reasonably accurate overview of the Association

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NRA TO SPEND $6.75 MIL ON CAMPAIGN ADS: POLITICO

The leftist web site politico.com reports the National Rifle Association will spend $6.75 million on campaign ads. The item is on Politico’s Morning Score, meaning it will disappear quickly. Quoting the item at more length than I like to: “The … Continue reading

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PRAVDA WEST SAYS THE NRA

The New York Times, AKA “Pravda West,” says the National Rifle Association is using its influence in areas far beyond guns. And PW is all upset about it. Briefly quoting the PW opinion item: “The N.R.A., long a powerful lobby … Continue reading

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SUPPORT OF THE NRA?

Several bloggers, and a commentator here, has suggested pulling their support from the National Rifle Association. That is rather like cutting off your nose to spite your face. The people at NRA headquarters who are out of step with the … Continue reading

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TRYING TO CHANGE AN ORGANIZATION FROM THE OUTSIDE

Is about as profitable as trying to push a chain up the street. One of the Examiners “Conservative Examiners,” Robert Moon, suggests those of us who do not agree with current NRA policy resign. If your intent is simply not … Continue reading

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NRA TO SUPPORT HARRY REID?

Red State, which had previously reported on the NRA’s acceptance of favorable treatment in the DISCLOSE ACT, reports the NRA is set to endorse Nevada Senator and Obama’s man Harry Reid over Sharron Angle. Now, LaPierre and friends can do … Continue reading

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THE NRA TALKS DISCLOSE ACT ON THE DANA SHOW

With a sweep of the Stetson to Instapundit for the tip: St. Louis radio personality Dana Loesch interviewed NRA Media Liaison Rachel Parsons. Here is a YouTube clip of part of that interview: You can hear the entire interview via … Continue reading

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AT THIS CRITICAL JUNCTURE – NRA FORBIDS TESTIMONY AGAINST KAGAN?

According to Politics Daily, ILA chief Chris Cox has told NRA board members NOT to testify against Elena Kagan. Quoting the Politics Daily item linked above: “Of three NRA board members I contacted, only one confirmed “explicitly and directly” receiving … Continue reading

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SOMETIMES!

Since the Bentonville Behemoth no longer handles Shooting Illustrated, I thought I would subscribe. Foolish me! As a matter of principle, I refuse to give an E-mail address to any outfit that clutters my in-box with spam. Guess what! The … Continue reading

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ANGER OVER THE NRA'S DISCLOSE ACT "EXEMPTION"

Glancing around the gun blogs, there is a LOT of anger over the proposal to partially exempt the NRA from the DISCLOSE Act. The people who are sponsoring the amendment think they will get on the shooting communities good side … Continue reading

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