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Is the NRA's Opposition to Background Checks Really About the Constitution -- Or Something Else?

Mike Weisser | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics
Mike Weisser

We may be headed towards Round 2 of the gun control fight, in which case the NRA will begin kicking and screaming about how expanding the national criminal background check system will ultimately lead to the confiscation of guns. But is the argument really about "constitutional rights"? Or is the real argument about something else?

New NRA President Talked 'Fake' President Obama, 'War Of Northern Aggression'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.03.2013 | Politics

The National Rifle Association chose its new president earlier this week, selecting Jim Porter, a 64-year-old Alabama attorney and the organization's ...

Christina Wilkie

NRA: Senate Background Check Deal Is 'A Positive Development,' But Still Opposes Compromise Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The National Rifle Association on Wednesday called a Senate compromise deal on expanded background checks "a positive development," but ...

NRA Targets Obama Using Justice Department Memo

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The National Rifle Association is using a Justice Department memo it obtained to argue in ads that the Obama administration believe...

Fighting the Phantom Fringe to End Gun Violence

Rev. Susan Russell | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics
Rev. Susan Russell

The truth is that our children are counting on us to tell the truth that will set them free to grow up in a world free of gun violence. And if that isn't truth enough to get us moving then the truth is we deserve what we get.

Gun Control Is STILL A Parenting Issue

Lisa Belkin | Posted 01.16.2013 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Just as it is becoming clearer that this might be the start of real change, it is also clear what is making it so: this one is about parents and children.

Jennifer Bendery

NRA Steps Up Attacks On Obama After Gun Control Comment

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It didn't go unnoticed by the National Rifle Association that, during last week's presidential debate, President Barack Obama expressed ...

The NRA's "Circus of Fear" Heads to Chicago

Josh Horwitz | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics
Josh Horwitz

The NRA's "Circus of Fear" depends on misinformation and myths to generate attacks on politicians who have the gall to address the gun violence that continues to destroy families and communities every day in America.

NRA To Obama: Guns Aren't The Problem, It's Law Enforcement, Media & Mental Health System

ABC News | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The heads of the National Rifle Association wrote to President Obama Monday, taking issue with his op-ed in the Sunday Arizona Daily Star, in which he...