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Christina Wilkie

Adam Lanza Wasn't An NRA Member, But Here's How It Could Have Looked Like He Was | Christina Wilkie | Posted 03.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The National Rifle Association on Thursday addressed for the first time the question of whether Adam Lanza or his mother, Nancy Lanza, w...

Senator Blasts 'Repugnant' NRA Robocalls To Newtown Residents

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) blasted the National Rifle Association on Monday, calling the organization’s recent robocall campaign in Newtown, ...

Christina Wilkie

NRA Backs Away From 'Connecticut Effect' Remark | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just hours after Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D) called on the National Rifle Association to "reject" a lobbyist's controversial...

Christina Wilkie

NRA Lobbyist: 'Connecticut Effect' Will Soon Pass | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A lobbyist for the Wisconsin chapter of the National Rifle Association said the "Connecticut effect" needed to pass in order for his gro...

The NRA and the Myth of the 20-Minute Police Response Time at Sandy Hook

Eric Boehlert | Posted 04.07.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

In the wake of the Newtown shooting, LaPierre bemoaned the fact kids aren't safe at school, in part because it takes police 15 to 20 minutes to respond to a deadly shooting like the one in Connecticut. But that's not true.

NRA Releases New Shooting Game For Kids 1 Month After Newtown

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.16.2013 | Technology

One month after the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., the National Rifle Association has released a new game for iPhone and i...

Fear of Fun

Marty Kaplan | Posted 03.02.2013 | Entertainment
Marty Kaplan

Some day not all that far in the future, a new kind of entertainment is going to be perfected that will either be the coolest video game ever, or the media equivalent of a lethal man-made super-virus.

No Guns for This Teacher: Not Now, Not Ever

Randy Turner | Posted 02.26.2013 | Education
Randy Turner

I am proud to be a schoolteacher, and I put the education and safety of the children who sit in my classes above all else. That being said, I am not going to carry a gun to my classroom, not now, not ever.

Politicians React To NRA Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

The National Rifle Association's top lobbyist, Wayne LaPierre, said Friday that armed guards should be posted at schools throughout America to deter s...

Fox News Airs Only Partial Coverage Of NRA Press Conference

Posted 12.21.2012 | Media

Fox News did not air as much of the highly anticipated NRA press conference that took place one week after the tragic Sandy Hook shootings in Newtown,...

The NRA Had Best Be Careful About What It Says Tomorrow

James Salt | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics
James Salt

The NRA is the mouthpiece of gun manufacturers, not law-abiding sportswomen and men, so the group's leaders should be extremely careful about what they say. Silence would be better than making a divisive contribution to a delicate public policy debate gripping a nation in mourning.

Christina Wilkie

NRA To Offer 'Meaningful Contributions' After Massacre | Christina Wilkie | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The National Rifle Association on Tuesday said it was prepared to offer "meaningful contributions" to ensure that events such as the mas...